This post was originally published in 2017. Today I’ve updated it with new information.
My friend is contemplating a move in the next year, and it made me remember all my moves. I only vaguely remember my first move when my family moved from Mobile, Alabama to Oak Ridge, Tennessee. I do remember being sad about leaving the only home I knew and my friends in the neighborhood. Everything I knew in my short 5 years was changing. Once we drove to north Alabama from Mobile, the view from the car started looking different. When we arrived in east Tennessee, I loved the mountains we drove through. I had never seen mountains before. Moving was exciting!Read More