If you’ve been reading my posts or keeping up with my social media, then you probably know that I’ve been living in Austin for the past six years.
Austin has become such a big part of my life—I absolutely love it here—which makes leaving it, that much more difficult. As happy as I am for what's ahead, I'm sad to be leaving a place that I have come to know and love. Transitioning from a place you've lived in for many years, to a new one, is never easy. Our comfort zone becomes so cozy that we sometimes talk ourselves out of moving forward—without realizing the wonderful things God has in store for us.
So as I start the moving process—which by the way is never fun—I know I'm going to experience a whirlwind of emotions. With that said, I have to admit that I am also very excited for the new chapter in my life.
The beginning of the end isn't always a bad thing. In fact, it can be a blessing in disguise. You simply turn the page and start a new one. And if you're really fortunate, maybe even a new chapter.
You see, moving forward—whether it be a relationship, a career move or even changing cities can be a scary thing, but equally amazing. You will never know how great life can be if you stay in your box. You will never know who your soulmate really is, if you settle—for the wrong person. You will never know what's waiting for you in the future, if you get stagnant in the present.
The month of April has, so far, brought a significant amount of happiness in my life—including a birthday next week—but it is also the month I say goodbye… so long… see you later... and until next time Austin and...
HELLO BIG D!