Moving to Little Rock Can Be a Fresh Start 08/07/2018By Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group If you move to a new city, it is an opportunity to get a fresh start. You may not know anyone. While this may be scary at the start, it's also an opportunity to work on who you are. You need to explore all the great things to do in Little Rock, find new friends, and work on becoming a better version of you. Get Organized Once you pack up all of your stuff to move to Little Rock, you actually get to commence from square one in your new residence. This is an opportunity to get everything put in order once and for all as you start to unpack all the boxes. If you have always thought about trying a new arrangement in your living room or bedroom, now is the time. You can mix up the colors, the layout, and even purge certain belongings that you no longer want before you put them away. Of course, it is definitely best to get rid of them prior to moving them – but this is an opportunity to get organized. Create "Me" Space As you unpack and move your things around in your new abode in Little Rock, make sure that you arrange an area specifically for you. This can be your safe haven when you have had a crazy day. No matter if it is a "man cave" or a book corner in the living room, make an area that you will enjoy spending time in. Do Something New We all have hobbies that we have always longed to do. Maybe you have always wanted to audition for the community theater or enroll in piano lessons. Once you are in your new locale, why not try it. Locate a location or group that will provide you with the training. It's a chance to do something new and meet some new friends along the way. Curb Bad Habits You could have a bad habit or two that you aren't fond of. It could be that you do not sanitize your kitchen counter often enough or that you smoked at your old home. Whatever it is that you need to change, now is the time to do it. You are in a new residence, which allows you to commence from scratch. If you do not want to stay in the rut with the same habits, make the choice to change. You could also want to leave yourself notes every now and then so that you don’t forget why you are curbing those habits. Meet the Neighbors You might or might not know all the neighbors in your present block. Once you move, make sure that you make an effort to meet the people who live closeby. Even though some neighbors may make the first move to welcome you to the neighborhood, there is nothing wrong with introducing yourself and taking the initiative. Learning about the people who live closeby can be a great safety feature. You don't need to be besties but it can be helpfule to have an acquaintance who will look out for your house when you aren't there and vice versa. Remember that moving to Little Rock is only as anxiety-filled as you make it out to be. If you know that you are moving to a new town with the ambition to get a fresh start, it can be a positive boost. You may be eager to begin a new chapter in your life in Little Rock. Write out a to-do list for your abode and for yourself so that you don’t forget all of the stuff that you want to get done. Once you have officially settled in, you can then start on that list. If you're ready to get your fresh start in a new area, contact us at A-1 Freeman Moving Group to get started on your move.