If you follow us on Instagram, you are likely aware that our family recently relocated from Wisconsin to Mississippi. This is the third move that we have undertaken with our now 3 year olds. While we have yet to completely perfect this process enough to call ourselves experts, we have learned a few things that could help other brave souls attempting to relocate young ones.
Moving is hard. Moving with children is even harder. Especially with really young ones. I am the type of person that needs to know this going in. I need to be prepared for the whining and clinging that is magnified by the uncertainties of moving. It is however doable. With preparation, patience, and time your move with be successful and given time all your lives will find a new normal.
Here are a few tips we've learned -
Here are some other great posts about moving from some fellow bloggers -
Tips for getting children ready for the move. We loved the idea to have a countdown to the big day.
Surviving a Move (Spontaneous Play + Learning) from Carrots are Orange
Fun ideas for keeping little ones busy and learning while you pack or unpack all of those lovely boxes.
A Year Later from Pulling Curls
Great tips for settling in to your new home and adjusting over time. We loved her advice to unpack one room at a time. We started with our kids' rooms.
Homeschooling During a Move from To the Moon and Back
This is not going to be our last move and we're still learning. What tips do you have?
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