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Relocating

Cleaning and Decluttering During a Midlife Move

Mindy Trotta | Posted 07.17.2014 | Fifty
Mindy Trotta

The last time we moved, three years ago, I had the Herculean task of consolidating beautiful things from many years of living in a large home into a proper amount that would fit into an apartment... across the country. This time, the move will not be nearly as far-flung, and the space will be relatively the same, just reconfigured. So, it will be a "breeze." I thought.

3 Things To Consider Before Relocating With Your Kids

Caroline Choi | Posted 06.04.2014 | Divorce
Caroline Choi

In the heat of your divorce, have you thought about possibly moving your children to another city, state or even country? Whatever your reason, there are important things to consider before you make a decision to move away with your children.

6 Things To Know Before You Even Think About Moving

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 05.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

If we had it our way, moving to a new home would look something like this: Winning the lottery, buying a mansion, and hiring someone to lift up our cu...

Lost and Found

Irene Tanner | Posted 04.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

Now that my definition of "home" has a whole new landscape and mindset, I will take some time to reflect on feelings about the events that have transp...

When Characters Relocate in Literature

Dave Astor | Posted 04.09.2014 | Books
Dave Astor

As I prepare to move from a house to an apartment this year (what -- freelance writers don't make hedge-fund salaries?), I've become particularly aware of relocation scenarios in literature. Yes, a major plot device in fiction involves characters going to a new place.

Wireless and Clueless

Irene Tanner | Posted 03.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

When I was a child our family shared a telephone with several other parties -- perhaps that was why it was called a party line. It was a first come, f...

Living Out of the Boxes

Irene Tanner | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

Who knew that the first night in my new apartment would be spent sleeping in the bathtub? It was either that or the floor, and there was literally no ...

Smithereens

Irene Tanner | Posted 03.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

After an exhausting period of packing and editing furnishings and possessions, I am amazed at just how much worldly goods one person can accumulate. T...

The Spirit Is Willing

Irene Tanner | Posted 03.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

Acceptance eventually replaces resistance as the intellect finally comes to terms with the limitations of the body. Never has this been so obvious to ...

The Warning I'll Give My Daughter When She's Old Enough To Date

Andrea Moore | Posted 02.17.2014 | Divorce
Andrea Moore

A wife's hometown in California and a husband's hometown in Virginia, a turbulent marriage, intermittent thoughts of divorce in an increasingly mobile society, and the burden of proving to the court that the relationship between child and the non-custodial parent will only be "minimally impacted" are the things that nasty custody battles are made of.

The One Thing You Must Do When You Move, From Martha Stewart (VIDEO)

Posted 12.02.2013 | MarloThomas

Are you moving into a new home? Martha Stewart has one big piece of advice for you: pack yourself if you can! Martha stresses the importance of pac...

The 3 Life Lessons I Learned During My First Month In Florence

Lisa Condie | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Condie

When the taxi driver dropped me off at my new apartment, and I saw it was adjacent the Duomo, I was relieved. My sense of direction is questionable at best, so I knew this location was a stroke of good luck and perfect for me!

Have You Ever Made A Big Move? (POLL)

Posted 10.14.2013 | MarloThomas

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8 Apps Every Renter Should Have

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 12.10.2013 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

You might be relocating, you might be redecorating or you might be getting ready to renew your existing lease. Regardless of the situation, if you're a renter, you're in the right place. Check out this list of apps every renter should have in their back pocket.

Paying Attention

Irene Tanner | Posted 11.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

As I inch forward along this well-worn road, I know by now that to stay alert, awake and attentive is essential to avoiding the pitfalls of mere wishful thinking and downright deception, whether by oneself or well-meaning others.

Falling Apart

Irene Tanner | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

With a jolt of gratitude, I realize that I will walk into my new quarters on two legs and care for myself with two capable hands. My body is up to the task, supported by an ever more creative mind and an undaunted spirit.

Would You Relocate For Love? (POLL)

Posted 05.10.2013 | MarloThomas

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Why I've Never Been Able To Go Home Again

Teresa Link | Posted 10.08.2012 | Fifty
Teresa Link

Each time we left a house, I bid tearful farewells and promises to return to my friends: the towering hemlock, whose fragrant needles cushioned me in my reading nest; the screen door whose easy slap announced our comings and goings; the curve of the dormer ceiling in what had been my bedroom. I never returned, never, to any of them.

Laura Rowley

'Unassisted Living': Beautifully Ageless Homes For Post 50s

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Rowley | Posted 03.14.2012 | Fifty

If you’re considering moving, downsizing or building a home in retirement, you’ll find plenty of inspiration in the new book “Unassisted Living:...