Find suitcase that is the right size for the length of your trip.
Check the weather of your destination.
Make a packing list of things you need to bring.
Pick and lay out your clothes.
Roll your clothes.
Choose only 3 pairs of shoes.
Pack an empty tote bag.
Pack in-flight/road-trip activities and snacks.
Pack items into your suitcase.
Tie a jacket around your suitcase handles.