We Are Moving

As I write these words, boxes are stacked all around me. They inhabit literally every space except a small pathway for one person to squeeze between them through each room and hallway. The few pictures and decorative pieces we had on the walls and on bookshelves are gone. The books are packed. Even the stuff that was under the bed is packed, or carefully wrapped and waiting to be packed.

I can no longer deny the truth any more – my husband and I are moving. In fact we are less than a week from move weekend.
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Why & How To Talk About Something Other Than That Really Big Important Thing Consuming Your Life

When you have something big going on in you and your spouse’s life, make an effort to talk about something else every now and then.

I remember not long after Nathan and I got engaged, I heard this piece of wisdom that I have since tried hard to follow: Take a break from the “thing” that is consuming your thoughts and talk about something else. At the time, the resource was specifically talking about marriage. But I’ve since then used that wisdom for a lot of different things, job changes and moving included.

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