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5 ways moving cross country alone changed my life | ChelseaDinen.com

5 Ways Moving Cross Country Alone Changed My Life

Having moved coast to coast on my own a total of 5 times, today I’m talking with you about the 5 ways moving cross country alone has changed my life. Don’t get me wrong — moving thousands of miles…


Moving Back to San Diego

In 2012, I moved to San Diego nine months after my mom suddenly passed away. It was something I had talked about, dreamt of, and saved for, for years. After she died, and the numbness began to wear off,…

Moving Travel + Wanderlust

8 Tips From My Last Cross Country Move

Update: My eCourse, Soul-Centered Moving: A Spirited Course in Moving Cross Country Alone is now available! In this self-paced course, I go into great detail about ALL facets of moving and divulge many of my personal experiences, step-by-step advice,…

Why I left California | ChelseaDinen.com

Why I Left California

It’s the question I get asked nonstop. “How could you leave San Diego?” And you’ve probably been wondering too. So, it’s time to explain why I left California. Two years ago, I was “living the life” in San Diego. I…


Why I Moved Cross Country After Losing My Mom

  Eight months after my mom died, I made the decision to move cross country alone. Life as I knew it, at that moment in time, was not enough. I was living back in my hometown where I couldn’t…