My in laws were going to be out of town and they watch Jack for 1 hr in the morning, 4 days a week ,so my Mom watched him this week. We just made this week his fall break. We all love the flexibility of homeschool and Jack is compliant with making up days if we need to , even if it's on a Saturday. My Mom has kept him at her house several times but has never taken him on a vacation without me. She decided to take him to Chattanooga for 3 and a half days. He had a blast. They went to the Chattanooga Choo choo ,the aquarium and the children's science museum , a breakfast buffet (which Jack loved, swimming in the indoor pool and site seeing.