Moving, Work-life

The introvert’s guide to making new friends

I’m a textbook introvert. I’m outgoing when necessary (normally when required by work-related situations) but there is nothing wrong to me with passing up a social thing that only promises middling amounts of fun for a night in with Netflix. Or bailing on a purely social commitment because I don’t have the emotional energy. Or… Continue reading The introvert’s guide to making new friends

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Moving

How to Plan a Move, Part 2: Think Ahead and Keep Yourself Organized

Welcome to Part 2 of my How to Plan a Move series! To follow up on my Universal Truths of Moving post, I developed a set of tips to help you manage a major, messy, complicated, awesome move: Prioritize Budget Think ahead Keep yourself organized I dive deep into the first two tips in Part… Continue reading How to Plan a Move, Part 2: Think Ahead and Keep Yourself Organized

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Moving

How to Plan a Move, Part 1: Prioritize and Budget

In a recent post, I hit on the Universal Truths of Moving: Moving is expensive. You can put a price tag on the logistics, but not on the experience that comes with a move. It's going to be hard. You may not have a chance like this again. I stand by all of these, including… Continue reading How to Plan a Move, Part 1: Prioritize and Budget