The Homes I Have Made

Moving Tips, Tricks, & Resources

As a military family, we have moved 9 times in the last 17 years. So I’ve learned a thing or two about relocating my family, preparing for movers, packing boxes, unpacking boxes, and so much more.

Whether you’re moving down the street or around the globe, this comprehensive collection of moving articles is jam-packed with time-tested tips and tricks that can ultimately help you execute a “smooth move!”

How to Declutter Your Entire Home Before a Move

The Complete “Smooth Move” Printable Moving Binder System

Furniture Doesn’t Fit In Your New Home? Clever Solutions For Storing It!

How (& Why) To Color Code Your Moving Boxes

How to Prep Your Home for Professional Packers

FREE Printable Garage Sale Price Stickers

10 Tips for an Awesome (& Profitable) Garage Sale

Countdown to a Military PCS | Our Moving Timeline

How (& Why) to Plan Your Furniture Layout Before Moving Into a New Home

Moving Essentials | What You REALLY Need Moving From One Home to Another

Military Base Housing Versus Living Off Base: How We Decide

How to Fill Nail Holes In Your (Rental) Walls

Rent Versus Buy: Why We Continue To Rent as a Military Family

Printable Moving Box Labels & Inventories

The Moving Hacks That Made All The Difference In Getting Settled Fast!

How to Find a Good Rental Home From Far Away

Easy Ways to Generate Extra Cash for a Move

10+ Things to Consider When Listing Your Rental Home Online

The BEST Moving Advice From Experienced Military Spouses

5 Things Worth Investing In When You Move A Lot

Don’t Invest In These Things If You Move A Lot

Lessons Learned from Our Worst Move Yet

Dealing With Stuff That Doesn’t Fit In the New House

Thriving & Surviving Military Life: Making New Friends

Why I Make a Home…Every Time (#loveyourhome)

Our #1 Trick for Getting Settled Fast!

Smart Packing Solutions with EzPacking!

Thriving & Surviving Military Life: Waiting for Orders

How To Paint Your Whole House (in 4 days!)