#1 Set the  thermostat

#2 Leave your  house tidy

#3 Empty the  fridge of  perishables

#4 Take out  the garbage

#5 Remind  everyone to use  the bathroom

#6 Flush toilets

#7 Water your  plants

#8 Turn off lights

#9 Turn off water to the washing machine

#10 Lock windows and doors

#11 Close blinds and curtains

#12 Make sure all luggage is in the car

#13 Do you have your phone, wallet, keys?

#14 Are all passports packed?

#15 Set the house alarm

#16 Get in the car and say a prayer

#17 Make sure the garage door closes

Don't  Forget Your Packing Lists!