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The Allure of a Hodge-podge Life

If you follow the blog’s Facebook page, you probably already know that I have recently made a big move to Chicago! This past May, I graduated from college and began the craziest (and probably the most stressful) summer of my life so far. 640 more words


This Is The Surprising Reason Why I Hated Living In Portland

I’m generally a positive person. I try to focus on the genuinely good aspects in life and shake off the bad. I recently spent a year and a half living in Portland, Oregon, and I tried my best to adhere to that positive mentality. 912 more words

Heating The Heart

I lived in interior Alaska for almost three years during college. Alaska is majestic, beautiful, and glacial in the winter. The coldest day I remember was negative fifty-six degrees. 590 more words

Being Saved

5 tips on moving to a new city

I have moved to new cities before. I know how utterly terrifying it can be, but also how incredibly exciting, enriching, and rewarding it can be too. 536 more words

Fit Little Hippie

The Problem with Social Media and Moving to a New City

This is not a typical social media is evil, vapid, and should be done away with post.

Social media, I find, is a great way to connect with people. 852 more words

Predicting Neighborhood Value

  How do you predict the value of a neighborhood? While no one can say for sure how home values in a neighborhood will rise or decline over time, there are big-picture economic factors that you can look for to help get handle on where they may be going. 340 more words