I have not moved house a great deal as an adult, but there have been a few jumps from apartment to apartment, and then apartment to house.
In each case, I had the irrepressible need to put everything in place as quickly as possible. I couldn't stand moving in somewhere without dive bombing the kitchen with rag and Lysol in hand. That, and the bathrooms (because, I'm sorry, I don't want to see your hair in my bathtub - and I'm sure you feel the same). I would stay up all night to put all my belongings - large and small - into their perfect locations (whatever that means).Continue Reading