I go back and forth in and out of the flat three times before I leave properly. Mostly because I’ve forgotten something but normally to check the hob or in the past hair straighteners. Silly.
Woke up after a barbecue a couple of weekends ago to find I’d left my keys (including house and car) in the shed padlock overnight. So lucky
I wish you’d posted this after flat sitting for me
Never used to bother me in the slightest, but my current flat doesn’t have a Yale lock/you have to manually lock it, and often have that sinking feeling when I’m out now.
Aha, it me.
i would always triple check at someone else’s place. It always turns out I have locked up anyway, just another thing my brain likes to worry about.
Take a photo before you leave of your windows being closed/you locking the door/the taps being off etc so if you get the panic you can look at your phone and check the photo and then you know