|Goodbye to Friends|
No doubt about it: Moving is a time of saying goodbye. Psychologists tell us that neglecting to say goodbye to the old home, friends and town can leave an emotional gap. Saying goodbye can help bridge the gap and speed the process of settling happily into your new home.
So start making lists in your Smart Moving Notebook of people and things you want to say goodbye to before you move. Encourage others in your entourage do the same.
The hardest good-byes are those to the important people in your life who will not be nearby after your move. How can you say these farewells before you're swamped with work and buried in the confusion of packing?
Moving is a good excuse for a party! Maybe you should plan a party for the others in your moving group. Here are a few party ideas: