Lessons Learned: What I Would Do Differently if I Have to Move Again

This post includes affiliate links which help support Honey & Pine. Yesterday we unpacked our last box. Other than waiting for a delivery of new furniture and laundry machines, we're settled in and starting to find our rhythm here. Brandon and I have moved 6 or 7 times in the last 7 years so I feel like I should be sitting here today with this wealth of knowledge going on and on about how it gets easier but it doesn't. Honestly, moving is hard and it sucks. I'm over it even though I know that there is at least one, if not two, more moves … [Read more...]

I Moved 500+ Miles in 3 Weeks

This post includes affiliate links which help support Honey & Pine We're here! We made it. The moving truck has been returned, most of the boxes are unpacked, and we are settling in to our new life in the mountains. It's wonderful, but strange. Instead of opening my front door to the sounds of traffic and the city skyline, I'm opening my door to the sound of crickets and a mountain view. It's a good change but it's a big adjustment. I still can't believe we did it. It went from being a fleeting idea to an executable plan in 3 … [Read more...]

Why We Are Moving (and 3 Things We Did to Prepare)

  We've announced it all over social media but I guess this makes it blog-official. Brandon and I are leaving Atlanta, Georgia and moving to Charleston, West Virginia. Culturally, it's a huge move but we are very excited about it. It's something we've tossed back and forth between us for the last few years. We have loved the city so much it was hard to imagine leaving it. Ultimately it came down to one thing - family. Since moving to Atlanta, GA in 2014 we've been alone here. My family all live in either West Virginia or Florida … [Read more...]