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Helping Your Kids To Adjust To Change

When we found out that we were going to be moving to a new country for my husband's job, I could tell that my kids were more than a little freaked out. We talked with them at length about the transition, but they were really apprehensive about accepting the change. However, after we talked with a few other parents who had been through the same thing, we learned great coping mechanisms that would help them. We showed them pictures of our new place, and explained interesting local customs. After awhile, they started to warm up to the idea. My blog is about helping you to teach your kids to adjust to change, so that they aren't left struggling with a difficult transition.



5 Tips For Moving In The Wintertime

Moving is never a fun event, but it can be especially frustrating during the winter. Weather conditions, like ice and snow, can definitely make your move more difficult. That is why it is important to be extra prepared. Here are five helpful tips for moving in the wintertime: Don't Pack Winter Supplies When you are packing your belongings, remember to leave your winter supplies out. It is a wise idea to keep items, like an ice scraper, shovel and salt in the car with you. Read More 

Use Your RV As Your Winter Residence? Here’s How To Safely Store It During The Summer

If you've decided to join the ranks of the many snowbirds who use an RV for their winter residence, you're probably also going to be leaving it in storage each summer. If you are, you'll need to take some special precautions to prevent damage during those warm months in storage. Now that winter is just about over, it's time to get your RV ready for storage. If this will be your first time closing your RV for the summer, here are four suggestions for avoiding problems. Read More 

Moving Soon? Get A Few Things Before You Start Packing To Avoid Pain And Injury

Moving to a new home, whether it is in another neighborhood, city, or state, takes a lot of work. While you may be fine with hiring professional movers to take care of loading, driving, and unloading, you may want to handle everything related to packing to save some money on the total moving costs. It is easy to jump right into the process by starting with items that you do not intend on using until after the move. Read More 

Tips For Storing Electronics

Whether it's a big screen TV, a computer, or an electronic keyboard, proper storage is the key to making sure your electronics are still in good working order when it comes time to retrieve them from your unit. Electronics require a few more special storage considerations compared to other items. The following tips can help you store them correctly. Tip #1: Manage the temperature and the moisture Heat is the main enemy of an electronic item, since it can cause components inside to warp or corrode. Read More 

Tips For Updating Your Address During A Commercial Move

If your company is moving to a new location after being located in the same place for many years, there are some steps you will need to take to avoid losing customers and sales, and to ensure that all your vendors and customers have your new address. Moving a business is a huge task because there are so many steps to take and timing each step is vital, and this might cause you to forget certain things. Read More