Tag: relocation

Winter Blues, New Views: Homeowners Guide to a Positive Move

Winter Blues, New Views: Homeowners Guide to a Positive Move

Peak moving season in the United States stretches from April to September, but not everyone is able to move when the weather is at its best. You may find yourself preparing for a move in the winter because of a new job, because your rental 

5 Important Safety Tips For Family Road Trips This Winter

5 Important Safety Tips For Family Road Trips This Winter

Living in Southern California, we are lucky to live near so many destinations that are just family road trips away. Our boys have really gotten used to hanging out with us in the car as we drive to Palm Springs, Yosemite, San Diego, or wherever 

Military Families: 7 Tips to Make Moving Simple

Military Families: 7 Tips to Make Moving Simple

Relocating is a common occurrence for military families, as they are often required to move to new bases or deployment locations. While moving can be challenging, proper planning and organization can make the process smoother and less stressful for everyone

How to Prepare One Week Away from Moving Day

How to Prepare One Week Away from Moving Day

So, it’s one week until moving day. This is the week to finalize everything. You will only have time to complete a few tasks other than moving your belongings on moving day. So it is best to finish everything the week before the move. Inevitably, 

14-Day Moving Checklist: How to Prepare for Moving Day

14-Day Moving Checklist: How to Prepare for Moving Day

It’s two weeks until moving day, and if you haven’t started to feel a little bit of stress at this point, it’s a miracle. The 14 days before relocation fly by quickly. Therefore, being on top of all tasks for moving day is essential. At 

30-Day Moving Checklist: How to Prepare for Moving Day

30-Day Moving Checklist: How to Prepare for Moving Day

Now you are 30 days away from the big move. It sounds like a lot of time, but the moving day will be here before you know it. The good news? Now you can finalize the details– woo! The bad news? The following 30 days 

90-day moving checklist: How to Prepare for Moving Day

90-day moving checklist: How to Prepare for Moving Day

Whenever I find out we are moving, I freak out a bit. What do I need to do? How soon do I need to start planning for the move? Where are we going to live? How are we going to move our belongings? Do you 

Moving Contract Lingo: Learn it now, avoid problems later

Moving Contract Lingo: Learn it now, avoid problems later

One of the biggest challenges with hiring a moving company is understanding the moving contract lingo those companies use. I remember sitting on our couch, trying to read through the contract before signing it. There was a Bill of Lading, an Order for Goods, an 

What To Consider When Deciding on a Long-Distance Move

What To Consider When Deciding on a Long-Distance Move

Relocating is scary on any scale. But relocating to a completely different state or even country can be even more intimidating. Don’t be afraid to take that leap, though. You never know what new opportunities and adventures await you. But if you still need a 

How to Help Your Baby Adjust to a New Home

How to Help Your Baby Adjust to a New Home

Just like adults, babies can get nervous and overwhelmed when things change. Everything to babies is new, and moving to a different home can quickly become overstimulation central. The last thing you need during a stressful move is a fussy baby who won’t seem to