Moving Fun With Pets

Our pets keep us company, they keep us laughing and they keep us on our toes; but moving from your old home to a new home can be a hard time for your pet. They may even be confused with their new surroundings, so it’s your job to instead help them see it as new […]

Making a Cardboard Easter Basket

Hunting for Easter Eggs doesn’t have to be the only exciting activity you do on Easter. Grab those leftover moving boxes and make a cardboard Easter basket! What you’ll need: Cardboard boxes Hot glue gun Boxcutter Ruler Pencil or Marker Step 1: Using a boxcutter, cut boxes into four separate pieces of cardboard. Step 2: […]

Moving Day Playlist

On moving day, it’s important to stay awake and motivated to get through your move. Whether you’re packing, unloading or driving the moving truck, turn up the music and keep the energy level above adequate with some fun tunes. To stay up and running during your move, check out this playlist: The late 60s through […]

Last-Minute Decorating Ideas Using Moving Supplies

Are you ready to ring in the New Year in your new place after your holiday move?  Eager to host your family and friends but pressed for time, strapped for cash and drowning in your moving supplies?  Have no fear! We have two simple and quick centerpiece décor options that will utilize your leftover packing […]

Best Housewarming Gifts For Friends

So your friend is moving, which means there’s a new neighborhood and home for you and your friends to explore. But trying to find the best housewarming gifts for friends who are moving can be a tricky task. Whether they’re hosting a housewarming party or not, here are some present ideas! Stick To Practical Gifts […]

Make a Turkey from Moving Boxes

There’s a lot that goes on during Thanksgiving. Give the kids something to do while you’re preparing the Thanksgiving meal. Let them make their own turkey using those extra moving boxes while you’re taking care of the edible turkey. Here’s what you’ll need: boxcutter pencil marker 2 medium moving boxes Note: If you have younger […]

Asking Friends to Help you Move: Why You Shouldn’t Do It

Moving day is approaching, what is the first thing that runs through your mind? “How am I going to haul all my belongings?” Most commonly, the individual who is planning to move tends to seek out which friend or family member that owns a truck in order to help move their belongings.  I’ll be honest, I […]

Last Minute Halloween Costumes with Moving Boxes

It’s the day before Halloween and you’re searching for a last minute costume. Don’t sweat; we’ve got you covered with these easy ideas you can make out of recycled moving boxes. Solo Costume Ladies, now you can truly get all dolled up for Halloween and go as Barbie Doll in a Box, like Amanda Sarver. […]

Cheap Gift Ideas for Friends that Help You Move

Some friends are quick to do favors while others take a little convincing. Whichever category your friends fall in, it’s important to show them your appreciation for being there in times of need. If your friends are helping you move, rewarding them with gifts wouldn’t be such a bad idea. Moving can already be expensive, […]

Healthy Snacks on Moving Day

It’s that awkward time of the day between lunch and dinner where you’re hungry but you don’t want to spoil dinner, so you run and get a snack. Here’s the tough part. Apple slices or potato chips? If you know what’s good for you, you’ll grab those apple slices, saving you the calories and the […]

How to Connect Your MP3 player to a Moving Truck

Tolstoy said that “music is the shorthand of emotion.” With that in mind, one could argue that unsavory music (or lack thereof) could be the shorthand of correlating emotions. Whether it’s across town or across the country, listening to music on your drive can help to relieve the stress built up from moving day. It […]

4 Ways to Put the Fun Back Into Moving

As a kid, moving was often something I looked forward to. I was able to participate in all the “fun” activities (taping boxes, writing labels with colorful permanent markers, pretending my books were Tetris pieces while packing them), while avoiding the less than enjoyable ones (carrying heavy furniture, boxes bags, etc.) The memory of moving […]