A Single Girl’s Guide to Moving Far From Home

Just a few things you should expect when you’re making a move alone.

Yesterday marked one full week that I uprooted myself from Pennsylvania and became a Colorado transplant. This has been me every day of that week:

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2018: A Year of Boldness

“The true courage is facing danger when you are afraid.” – L. Frank Baum

On January 7th of this year, I turned 26 years old. Two days later, I got laid off from my job.

Not a great birthday present. Definitely not a great start to 2018.

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Alone, Not Lonely

Party of one?

It might be the rebel in me–along with a hefty dose of introversion–but I get a certain satisfaction from doing things without company. These lone ventures have ranged from minor feats (seeing a movie alone, attending a concert by myself) to grander excursions (taking a solo trip throughout Italy for two months). It’s freeing, not having to depend on others’ availability in order to┬ádo the things that I want to do.

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