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Puppy Preparations Part II

Flight Arrangements I called Delta on October 26th to confirm our plane tickets and that our dogs were scheduled to come with us. I’m glad I did because I found out the tickets were confirmed, but there was no request for the dogs. The lady told me that they can Read more →

…Move It Out

The movers came at 9am the day after the packers. There was one main guy who seemed to be in charge and of  who seemed to be his helpers. They carried out the things that were already boxed and labeled with orange stickers for household goods. Then the main guy Read more →

Pack It Up…

The packers, an older man and a younger man, came at 7:40 am which was a little earlier than expected. The older man asked me to sort out what was mine from the kitchen for him to start packing while the younger man put together boxes. He also told me Read more →

Pre-Move Walkthrough and Packing Before the Professionals

Pre-Move Walk Through On October 19th, we had a pre-move walk through with someone to inventory our household goods. The lady came around noon and wasn’t there more than 15 minutes. She was very friendly and even gave attention to both our dogs. She said that we had 5000 lbs. Read more →

Procuring My Passport and Our Plane Tickets

My husband picked up my no-fee passport October 19th and told me that he didn’t think I would like the photo. While the lady who took my application had made sure the photo was good, he said they had smooshed it when they printed the passport, and it didn’t look Read more →

Our Stuff in Boxes

The day my husband told me we will be moving to Germany, he told me to start packing. While we didn’t pack quite that early, we did start later that month. My husband bought a few 20 gallon totes from Walmart, and we packed up some of the stuff from Read more →

Moving My Mazda 3 to Germany

My husband and I have two cars. Fortunately, we at least get to take one over to Germany with us. My Mazda 3 is newer and smaller than his Honda Accord, so in theory it will be more reliable and better suited to the streets in Germany, which tend to Read more →

Puppy Preparations Part I

We have two dogs, a two-year-old Pembroke Welsh Corgi named Gir and a seven-month-old Miniature Pinscher named Apollo. When we decided to take them with us, all we knew was that we would have to arrange and pay for their transportation and that we would need to have them seen Read more →

Pre-Orders Preparations

Two months ago today, I first found out about moving to Germany. At that time, my husband was only considered on assignment. To get his orders and make sure we could go together, there were several things that had to be done. While much of it was handled on my Read more →

“Start Packing…We’re Moving to Germany”

My husband likes to joke about things, sometimes sort of serious things. So, when he called me on August 9th, two months from the day we had gotten married, about a month after I had moved to Savannah, and told me to start packing because we had to go, I Read more →

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