Butterflies When Moving Out To College

Moving out of the house to go to college is bittersweet. At one point you feel happy at finally getting the chance to live on your own. Then again, Mom’s cooking is still better than ramen with hot water for cooking.

Most of the stuff that involved moving out had to do with your upcoming college life. Books, notepads, pens and additional school supplies related to your chosen college degree to take up. If ever it involved items not really related to your next step in life, it’s mostly gadgets. League of Legends and Defense Of The Ancients notwithstanding, planning out the day you try to strike out on your own has to do with proper planning. Here’s a link that talks about preparing for a long distance moving: affordablemoverschulavista.com

Facing your fears.

Yes. At the back of your head, despite the euphoria of impending independence, there is fear lurking in the background. When you just want to move out without knowing how doubts set in your head because you don’t know the next step.



Surely enough, your parents have moved out on their own too. But not all parents have this “In my time …” lecture about the struggles of independence because you’re not THAT independent yet. You may be living away from them. But they still have the allowance set over for your daily needs.

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How To Pack For Moving

Moving into a different city is fun until you realize that you have to do your part in packing stuff. If you already had imagined about moving, the next thing you have to do is realizing that dream. Speaking of realizations, you already got the packing boxes prepared?

Good thing that it will not take much for you to prepare moving out of the house even if you are just doing it on your own. Remember the first time you moved out of the house when you went to the university? It is a little similar to that except that you are now trying to enjoy the freedom that comes with being your own boss.

  • First, have some of the boxes lying idly around the house for putting your stuff in.


Containers count particularly that toy box that nobody at home uses because everyone has grown up. Or at least outgrown the need for toys.

Having boxes to put your desk stuff like that mug for pens or the coaster helps in identifying which items can be taken to your journey. Also, you put into consideration having to carry that box yourself on your way to the SUV just behind the passenger seat.

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