But don't forget your:

Hiking and camping gear, a sense of adventure, and a willingness to try new things. - Jun 2020


Dog supplies. Because, even if you don't have a dog now, you will have one by the time you leave. So many need homes and somehow, they find you and "adopt" you before you have a chance to defend yourself.

Hiking equipment and boots, skiing equipment (although rentals are very cheap, but you might prefer your own skis).

Camera. You're going to want to take pictures. Lots and lots of pictures.

- Jan 2019


Skis. Extra clothes to change into after you go to a smoky restaurant. Walking shoes. Hiking boots/camping gear. - Apr 2017


Skis. - Feb 2017


High use car maintenance items. - May 2016


Sense of adventure and maybe a wine opener. - Jul 2014


Liquid toiletries, outdoor gear, and patience. Georgia is known as "The Land of Not Quite Right" for a reason. . .things get done slowly and often illogically. - Oct 2011


Sense of humor and sense of adventure. - Sep 2011


open mind. - Apr 2011


camping and hiking gear, mountain bike, sun screen, sense of humor. - Jun 2010


Skis, tent, and sense of humor. (Driving can be frustrating.) - Oct 2009


Wii, Uninterrupted Power Supplies, surge protectors, exercise equipment, consumables, winter clothing, bed linens, pillows, towels, and even your bed if you really like it. Embassy beds aren't that comfortable. - Jan 2009


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