The big day is just around the corner: it’s almost Moving Day for your family! But before you can enjoy the fruits of your brand new space, we know how stressful moving can be, especially when you have kids. With all the logistics to worry about, it’s a surprise not everybody goes nuts.
However, don’t go on mistaking that you’re the only one experiencing stress as the parent and the adult in charge. Moving can be complicated for anyone, regardless of age, and that includes your child. As adults, it’s easier for us to adapt than younger ones. What might be a breath of fresh air to the parents can be a source of stress for children. Change is a bit tougher for kids, and saying goodbye to their friends and the space they’ve grown up in can take a toll on them.
That said, learning how to prepare them for a big move goes a long way towards their well-being and yours. When you include your kids in the process, you help them navigate this scary yet exciting adventure ahead.
To get you and your kids ready for the big moving day, we’ve listed some tips that can help your family better adjust for this milestone ahead.