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Moving Back Home

A Letter to My Graduate

Lisa R. Petty | Posted 05.21.2015 | Parents
Lisa R. Petty

My son, my one and only child, graduates this week. So, in the spirit of letting go, I tried to imagine what life will be like for him in 10 years. This is what I came up with.

Two Ways To Turn Moving Back In With Your Parents Into Architectural Beauty

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 05.29.2015 | Arts

by Katie Watkins (This post originally appeared on ArchDaily) Images © Javier de Paz García Moving back home with your parents after living...

How To Shamelessly Move Back In With Your Parents (Well, Almost)

College Candy | Posted 09.16.2014 | College

There are few shames more mildly embarrassing, moderately irritating, and sadly prevalent in today’s day and age than the shame that is moving back ...

It's The Place I Expected To Be At 30 -- And I Love It

Jillian Sanders | Posted 07.06.2013 | Women
Jillian Sanders

The night of my 30th birthday, I fell asleep in my mother's childhood bedroom. The next morning, my grandparents served me Entenmann's crumb cake. It was the first birthday I celebrated without a date in 10 years. I felt whole and at peace.

Is Moving Back Home The Best Decision -- Or The Worst?

Jennifer Close | Posted 06.14.2013 | Women
Jennifer Close

There are three words I've gotten used to hearing in the past few years. They are simple and terrifying and weighted, but I've heard many friends utter them again and again--I'm moving home.

Starving My Boomerang Kid Out Of The House

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 10.21.2012 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

By necessity, my 22-year-old son has become a genius at creating a meal from nothing. He does not appear all that concerned that his parents are trying to starve him out of the house.

Anthonia Akitunde

Mom, Dad: Your Boomerang Kids Want To Lay Down Some Ground Rules | Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 07.27.2012 | Fifty

Some boomerang kids may be able to recall having this feeling growing up: There's an entire world waiting for me that my parents do not want me to exp...

Empty Nesters, Be Warned: More Young Adults Are Moving Back Home

Posted 01.05.2012 | Fifty

In Italy, they're known as "mammone", a staple of adult men living with at home with their mothers. In the US, they're known as "losers", and they're ...

Moving Back Home? How to Enjoy the Transition Back

Serena Norr | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Serena Norr

Moving back with the parental units isn't easy, but you can work together to make this temporary situation enjoyable. Here's how to come out of this experience stronger, wiser and perhaps even with some savings to your name.