Let’s just say it. Moving sucks. Once the excitement following the purchase of your new home has subsided, reality is bound to set in eventually. The honeymoon's over; it’s time to get to work, packing your belongings into cardboard boxes and getting ready for your new life in your new home.
But don’t forget about the children – those most affected by such a drastic change. While packing up your life and lugging it to a new zip code may not be a fun undertaking for you, it can be downright traumatic for those little ones in your family. But, there are a few things you can do to smooth the transition, and flip that negative to positive.
Be Open & Honest with Them
The worst thing you can do is try to keep the reality of the big move a secret.…