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MOVING HACKS, TIPS & TRICKS TO KEEP YOU SANE WHILE MOVING

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Despite all the moving hacks, tips and tricks I already knew about moving, this last move to Berlin has been (is still being) chaotic! Man… I thought I had everything under control, I thought I was an expert and I could handle everythingKeep reading…

WHAT TO BUY FIRST FOR MY EMPTY NEW RENTAL? + FREE PRINTABLE

what to buy first

As I told you here, we don’t own any furniture or appliances. Thus, because we are moving to an empty rental for the first time in our adult lives, we need to buy some stuff.
So… what should we buy first for our empty new rental? What things do we absolutely need and what others can wait? Do we really need a couch in the first week of moving in? Maybe not… Do we really need a mattress and bed linen? Yeah… probably we do.
The best way to avoid being overwhelmed with this new adventure is being prepared, so I decided to make a list of things that we need and a list of things that will come with time. For that I even made a PRIORITIES SHOPPING LIST! Keep reading…

THE FIRST THING TO DO AFTER MOVING TO A NEW RENTAL+ FREE PRINTABLE INVENTORY

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Since the time we became independent grownups paying our own bills, we’ve lived already in 7 different apartments! Some were in better condition than others but all of them were completely furnished and equipped. In most of the houses we occupied we had the luck of having nice and trustworthy landlords with whom we could talk and ask for some improvements or freedom to do some small bits of decoration. Keep reading…

ALL ABOUT MY MOVING SYSTEM + FREE PRINTABLE + INFOGRAPHIC

moving system

Over the years I’ve been getting better and better at moving, organizing the move and packing all our stuff. I am a bit of a control freak so when it comes to organizing, putting things in place, packing our bags and arranging everything to move, I am the person behind it all.

Planning a move is no easy task, so over time I’ve developed kind of a system in 7 steps that helps me to stay zen while packing and moving: Keep reading…