Tips on how to organize a family move from one home to another. How to stay organized and keep the move as low-stress as possible. Our family is super excited to move from the condo we’ve lived in for the past four years into a single family home this month! It’s a move that has been pushed from one month to the next all year. Now it’s finally happening! Some of our … [Read more...] about How to Organize a Family Move to a New Home
moving with kids
Tips for moving with kids that will help them say goodbye and embrace their new home. By the time I was seventeen years old, I had moved eight times, living in five countries on three continents. Many moves later, I calculate that I have averaged one move every other year across my lifetime. I know a lot about moving! Tips for Moving With Kids Moving to a new place is … [Read more...] about Tips for Moving With Kids
I have so many things that I want to write about and gorgeous (non-phone-camera!) photos to share, but boxes are still not unpacked (they are getting there – you can FINALLY walk through the kitchen!) and things may stay a little crazy here for the next little bit. Overall, things are good. Our house (which we picked out without seeing ourselves!!!) is lovely, and it has a … [Read more...] about Playing Catch Up!
My goal for September was to live in the moment – and I’m very glad I did! We had a lovely trip across the country that lasted nearly the entire month, and now I’m living in a sea of boxes, trying to work out where to put everything in a new home with a very different layout from our Massachusetts ranch. The books are mostly settled, and the kitchen is getting there. I will be … [Read more...] about October Goals 2013!
It’s been over a month since we left Massachusetts! We drove across the country (more on that later), enjoyed a lot of family time with extended family, got the keys to our new home on Wednesday and finally got our boxes on Thursday. We are far from unpacked, and there is a lot to do, but it has been neat to see the kids grow and learn through this complicated move! Lessons … [Read more...] about Lessons Moving Can Teach Kids