My Top Three Tips for Making a New House Feel Like Home

As someone who's moved a few times in my life, I like to think I've become something of a relocation expert. When we first moved to Christchurch, I had every intention of breaking the cycle. I was ready to throw our packing boxes to the curb and settle into the new house for at least… Continue reading My Top Three Tips for Making a New House Feel Like Home

The Art of Having Friends in Far Away Places

Staying in touch with people after you've moved away can be challenging. After three moves in the last five years, it's a struggle I know all too well. It can be hard to work around crazy time differences and the general busyness of everyday life. Here's my advice on how to overcome those hurdles and… Continue reading The Art of Having Friends in Far Away Places

So You’ve Made It To New Zealand, Now What?

First off, congrats if you've made it to New Zealand! Now that you're here, you may be starting to realize that those months of planning and filling out paperwork may not be over just yet. If it's all feeling a little overwhelming, here are 5 things you can do within the first few days of… Continue reading So You’ve Made It To New Zealand, Now What?