Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Am I A Weird Traveler?

Jen Jacobs

I’m leaving town for a few days and as I was gathering my thoughts for what to pack, someone told me I was weird. You be the judge. 

When I go out of town, the first thing I do is check the weather, then I go to my closet. Sometimes I swear if I could make a paper doll of myself and my clothes this would be easier.

I’m such a list person, so I make out lists for everything I’m going to need. I start with the basics like socks and unmentionables, then I move up to creating outfits. I think about what’s most comfortable, what’s most stylish, what’s most functional for where we’re headed and what I feel best in.

My husband and I are taking a combination business and leisure trip, and it’s a long drive, so over there and back, I’m opting for a track suit and slip on shoes. Ladies, if you don’t have a comfy tracksuit that’s not sloppy looking, go get one. They’re fantastic.

For our doings out of town, I’m packing tops, cardigan sweaters, jackets, scarves and dresses. I know that doesn’t sound so odd, but it’s what else I did in preparation that may seem a bit weird.

I sketch out all of my outfits. Complete with accessories and shoes, plus alternate accessories and shoes, makeup looks and hairstyles.

Is that weird? I think it might be weird.

Best of 98.1

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 98.1 Insiders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 98.1 Insiders Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.