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I Am Moving Out of State

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    I'm moving to Montana!

    How friggin' crazy does that sound?? I think when I told everyone I was moving to Idaho, that was a little crazier. Seriously, who moves to Idaho?? Will be happy to be moving on though. Small town Jersey Girl seeing all the stuff no one else gets to. Yea... That's me :)
    RazorbladeKisses81 RazorbladeKisses81 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 17, 2014

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    Family Of 5 Moving From Chicago To St Louis Mo....help!!

    ok so my husband and I decided we needed a change in our lives the city we are in Chicago is getting a little out of control and we have 3 boys ages 12,5,and 7 My husband and I have lived here all of our lives and think that it would be best to spread our wings and let our kids...
    mommydavis05 mommydavis05 31-35 Feb 21, 2013

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    Moved to Idaho from New Jersey looking

    for work and it has been hell. Been stuck here. Got a job offer in Baker Montana making really good money to try and get us all back home to the east coast. Really hoping it works out. Only problem is I'm a Veteran under VA care and no VAs close by. Not looking forward to that.
    Ategenos Ategenos 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2014

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    I am 15 turning 16 this September

    and I am extremely scared to be moving all the way from Pennsylvania to Florida. It is even harder because I come from a broken family and I have a stepdad and half sister but this isn't my family, it is hers. I have my two best friends here whom I love so much and they are the...
    thewondergirl thewondergirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 19, 2014

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    Moving From Louisiana To Oregon

    I'm extremely nervous about this trip. It should be coming up within the next month. My name is Ana, I'm eighteen years old, and I'll be moving half-way across the country. I just graduated from high school this year, and I have zero job experience. I will say this... I am moving...
    Ellana Ellana 18-21, F May 22, 2012

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    I want to move to the city with the most vibrant

    and diverse music scene. I am choosing between Nashville, Austin, NYC, and Seattle. I play music and don't care about much else, I'm not trying to make it big or anything but I would be happy in a place that has a lot of music and a lot of variety in genres. I suppose Chicago...
    Jimmyjazz9 Jimmyjazz9 22-25, M Mar 31, 2014

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    Moving From Florida To Montana Alone

    I only know one person in Montana, and he wanted to live with me. He eventually moved there for relocation reasons, and I've been stuck here for 8 years, so totally ready to leave. I'll be leaving in the summer, but I do have some concerns. This guy who wanted to live with me...
    rocket2themoon rocket2themoon 18-21, F Nov 19, 2011

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    Need Some Comic Relief Mixed With Sound Advice While Dealing With An Upcoming Move?

    I moved from Massachusetts to Arizona - twice. I didn't like it the first time, so I did it again just to really make sure that moving across the country was a bad idea for me. Or maybe I moved again strictly to enjoy all the amusing mishaps that abound when a person makes such a...
    jrockwood jrockwood 26-30 Sep 27, 2012

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    My husband, our 6 month old

    and myself are moving from Ohio to Tennesee on MONDAY! I am really nervous about the move. We are going to be living with his mother (my mother in law) and while her and I get along, She will be the only one down there that I know. I know it will be a new beginning for us and...
    perma1223 perma1223 22-25, F 1 Response May 13, 2014

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    Texas To ATL

    I've put a lot of my dreams on hold for other people... Not realizing tht Im important also.. So in these past few months I decided that I was going to live my life free from fear. Now I m working toward totally stepping out of my comfort zone.. I've decided to Move to Alanta...
    Newbeginning0201 Newbeginning0201 26-30, F Jul 16, 2013

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    I currently live in Tennessee

    and my husband is from Michigan. I've hated it here since I was a freshman in high school, and I've always dreamed of moving away to better myself elsewhere. Here recently my hubby has been very home sick, and he's starting to hate it here as well, so we've been discussing...
    neoncola neoncola 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 25, 2014

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    So nervous . I'm going to be leaving Florida

    and only have about 15 days to settle out of state in a new home, before I start my new school year there too. Excited? Check. Nervous? Check. Dying inside? Check. xoxoSubmissiveSecrets .
    SubmissiveSecrets SubmissiveSecrets 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2014

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    Finally moving!!! To New York!

    !! Anyone fun live there
    Jessica8399 Jessica8399 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Moving To Pa

    I've found the place I think I was always meant to live. It's only about 6 hours from where I grew up (and currently still live), but the first time I saw it, I fell in love. In about three months, I will make the move to Pittsburgh.  I've lived in the same 5 mile radius...
    Surujen Surujen 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 10, 2010

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    ATL!

    I plan on moving to Atlanta, GA in May 2009. I'm nervous because I will be taken out of my comfort zone. But I'm ready to start the new chapter of my life.
    12bnvd 12bnvd 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 26, 2008

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    From New Hampshire To PA

    I am moving to Pennsylvania. Not only am I just moving there, I am going to a boarding school there. AND I have to get braces there. It's going to be so difficult. I have to live in a new state with completely new people, not even my family with me. I am worried.
    Savviq12 Savviq12 13-15, F Jul 10, 2013

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    Recently, I had a friend ask me to move with

    them in the summer to Florida, which is a good 3 day drive away from where I live. My immediate reaction was an excited and anxious yes with of course a little practical trepidation thrown into the mix. However, it seems like as soon as I started to really consider all the...
    reluctantnavigator reluctantnavigator 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 3, 2014

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    Moving to Kentucky. Near Hopkinsville.

    Are there any single women near there hopefully looking for a relationship? Inbox me with a little about yourself if you're looking for a long term relationship/marriage
    Shenron88 Shenron88 26-30, M Jul 6

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    Five hours away. My marriage is over,

    my family is toxic, and I have nothing waiting for me in this city save one friend, whom I will miss terribly. I'm scared to move! Any advice?
    vlrjspn vlrjspn 22-25, F Jun 4, 2014

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    Not Just Out of State

    All the way across the country. I'm going to college in California and I am so excited.  All that's left is to wait for two more admission letters (just to see exactly where I'm going), get some scholarships/financial aid/etc., and pack up I can't wait.  :]
    axelval axelval 18-21, T 1 Response Dec 27, 2008

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    Moving was hard, but I love

    where I live now.. Even though my depression is still severe and f/ing up my school. Glad to be myself on this site though . xoxoSS .
    SubmissiveSecrets SubmissiveSecrets 18-21, F Sep 23, 2014

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    So I'm on vacation visiting my cousins in

    Florida and I'm starting to feel more at home here than I do back where my house is in jersey. Partially because my parents, my sister, and her boyfriend are not the best roommates. My father is also my boss so living at home is pretty much on the clock 24 hours and he is not...
    justintrubela justintrubela 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 20, 2014

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    Moving to Arkansas

    My friend and roomate has to move in with her abusive mom in a different state. We live in Nebraska now, and she has to move to Arkansas. I told her I would go wih her, because I don't want her at an abuser's house by herself. I'm worried for her, so I told her I would...
    xxJamesxx xxJamesxx 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 27, 2007

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    Just Moved To Arkansas From Texas

    I just moved 2 months ago to Arkansas from Texas. I was born and raised there my husband got a job transfer I am a stay at home mommy. we have left all of our family and friends this move is very hard for me I have left my comfort zone and am going crazy.
    sheltex sheltex 22-25, F Jan 12, 2010

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    In the future, I would love to move to one of 4

    locations. 1. Seattle, WA 2. South/North Dakota 3. Rock City, Tennessee 4. Nashville Tennessee 5. Salem, Mass.
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 1, 2014

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    I'd like to start out with

    that I have a six year old daughter. I am a father and I'm scared because I'm not abandoning my baby , her mother and her mothers fiancé are moving to North Carolina. We live in New York and the thing is once there gone there is nothing here keeping me here I barely see my...
    BuckBigEars BuckBigEars 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 2, 2014

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    I can't wait to move!

    To be able to pack up and go somewhere different is such a wonderful feeling. I am looking forward to starting over.
    dancingyogi114 dancingyogi114 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    There's either positively moving forward or negatively staying stuck in a place. So, make a negative into a positive and keep on moving!
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    grodemeiser grodemeiser 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    it's definitely something I'm doing. when you find out how little you actually mean to people the best you can do for yourself is move on. I deserve better and so does my son. he...
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    It's been 3 days now and I feel amazing. It's incredible the way closure feels. I'm no longer fantasizing about what he thinks or the possibility of us being together. No more...
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    I remember coming out last year, people, except for a few ********, took it well. People are using the right pronouns and name. I'm still debating about moving to the school my...
    FoxonJr FoxonJr 70+, T 6 days ago

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    I'm so sorry that it didn't work out I'm moving on, I'm so sorry but it's over now, the pain is gone... :-D
    fuwhat fuwhat 18-21, M a week ago

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    Woke up feeling Tremendously stressed out. At first this promotion hubby got seemed like a great thing but now I'm just stressing. We can't find a place and we are running out of...
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