First - as soon as you land and you can turn on your phone, you make the call home. "hey, I'm here. Just making our way to the gate." The person at home then gets in the car...
It takes about 15 minutes from our house to baggage claim
This particular day we were having a storm - my poor Mini was barely making it through all the standing water! By the time the pick up person arrives down at baggage claim the traveling person has collected their luggage is waiting under cover
Our system is our system and it works for us!
Patterned paper and letter stickers by American Crafts, Journaling sticker by Luxe, Travel sticker by 7 Gypsies