8 Lessons from 8,400 Miles

2. Who’s in your bed is more important than where it is.

We spent four weeks on the road.  That’s a lot of hotels, spanning a wide range of comfort and, of course, the whole country.  Yes, of course, things like a comfy pillow and a nice duvet are wonderful; a view of something other than the highway out the window is nice too.  But night after night I slept well and felt at home simply because of my two bed-mates.  Having my husband by my side and our dog at my feet was enough to make anywhere home.  Even (especially?) when they’re both snoring.

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