• Storing the Sentimentals

  • Mom’s Biggest Fears About Moving

  • Why Moving to Cities Appeals to Empty Nesters

The Ultimate Guide: How Much to Tip Movers

How much to tip movers might be the last problem to deal with after a day of stress-inducing and crazy-making situations. You do not want to do is go into your moving day with no idea what the protocol is for tipping movers. The end of the day could go something like this: The movers […]

Comprehensive Packing Tips and Checklist for Moving

Download our moving checklist to get started on your move! We’ve compiled 20 years of packing and moving experience into one amazing list of packing tips for your next move. Packing tips are essential to a stress-free and fun experience when you move. Yes, fun. If you stay organized with a packing checklist, you can […]

Storing the Sentimentals

By Brianne Manz at Stroller in the City I have always wanted to raise my family in New York City. This vibrant city is bursting with culture and activities and exciting adventures on every corner. BUT raising a growing family in New York City is not easy and one of our biggest obstacles is space, […]

Mom’s Biggest Fears About Moving

As a parent you have to keep it together even though you may be unbearably exhausted and losing your mind.  When it comes to moving with the entire family, fears and worries surround you until you’re settled into your new home.  What are the biggest moving fears moms have and how do you combat them? […]

Why Moving to Cities Appeals to Empty Nesters

When you think of moving after retirement, you probably consider that you’ll move to a freshly built retirement community or a relaxing resort area like the beach.  What usually doesn’t come to mind as a popular alternative for retirees is to move to a city.  Most people associate city living as one chosen as a […]

How to Relocate After Divorce

Unfortunately, marriages end more often than we’d like to hear which means one or both spouses will move out of their once shared home.  Splitting up furniture and other belongings while starting divorce proceedings takes a toll on even the most independent, strong soul.  Lots of changes and decisions must be made from where to […]

How to Pack Your Bedroom

Bedrooms aren’t impossible to pack, but the thought of having to pack up your bedroom may overwhelm you just the same.  Many of you keep your bedrooms comfortable and cluttered because you’re probably not parading every guest you entertain there – it’s your private space where you sleep and keep however you choose.  In order […]

 How to Hire a Painter

Whether you want to freshen up your current home or the one you’re moving into, painting is the easiest way to dress up a shabby-looking room for potential buyers or to suit your new home’s needs.  The question is do you want to complete the painting or hire a professional painter or painting company to […]

Moving Tips: Who to Notify When You Move

Staying on the grid while moving isn’t too challenging when access to e-mail, social media and other communication methods makes almost everyone readily available.  However, not everyone may be aware that you’re moving, and you don’t want to miss out on snail mail and utility services for a single second.  Obviously, you must update your […]

6 Mistakes Made by First-Time Home Buyers

After receiving generous monetary gifts from family and friends for your wedding, you’ve decided to buy your first home.  This should be a piece of cake, you and your new spouse agree, because you believe you have just enough for a hefty down payment and can afford monthly mortgage payments.  With a sizable amount, you […]

Beginning Married Life on a Budget

Marital bliss in planning your wedding and honeymoon insulates you from real life marriage, offering lifetime romantic memories.  Unfortunately, one thing you won’t forget is the bills you’ll need to pay for events you wouldn’t trade for the world.  When you start watching bills accumulate, realize that beginning your life together means watching your budget, […]

 How to Move in Together After Marriage

Although you’re still in the happy daze of your honeymoon, reality is about to pop your love bubble.  When you arrive home, you’re finally moving in together and merging your households for the first time.  Since you’ve never lived together before, you’re in for the first challenge of married life which involves compromising as a […]