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Today is the day!

Today is your day! You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away!

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re own your own. And you know what you know.  And YOU are the girl who’ll decide where to go.  Dr. Suess
IMG_0827It’s here! I am leaving this evening, heading straight to Germany as my first stop. Ummm I mean there’s a strike on Lufthansa so I’ve been rebooked and I’m flying British airways to London then to Frankfurt.

Now that I am done with work, moved out of my house, and sitting at the airport, I have no regrets, none, zilch.  I have only thought about my job twice since I left about three weeks ago and I didn’t even think about work, it was the the people I thought about.  I love not working so much I am going to try to never do it again.  How?  We will find out together as my life unfolds.

The day came and went, closing on my house.  It was one of the happiest days of my life, I was so nervous up until the day of but I left feeling empowered and free.

None of this was luck or happenstance, it was a huge decision, months of planning and preparing.   Now that I have paired my life down to a carry-on, a purse, and a laptop, I am ready to see the world and live my life the way I have always wanted.
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Thank you to everyone who supported me all along the way.

Tomorrow I will wake up in London, go to sleep in Germany, and know that I have arrived at my life.

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7 Comments
  • J9
    Posted at 00:30h, 09 November Reply

    Bon voyage! We’re all looking forward to your dispatches from the road!

  • Heather Bennett
    Posted at 00:55h, 09 November Reply

    We’re so excited for you! I can’t wait to follow you on your journey!!

  • runadventurouslee
    Posted at 01:02h, 09 November Reply

    That is so exciting! Good luck in all of your upcoming travels!

  • Dan Secrest
    Posted at 01:14h, 09 November Reply

    Well – kudos to you dear niece. We both enjoy the travel and wanderlust bug. Perhaps I will catch you along the way somewhere. Godspeed and safe travels. I look forward to keeping up with your journeys and explorations.

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    Posted at 21:24h, 18 May Reply

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  • Amanda
    Posted at 03:01h, 06 August Reply

    Oh I live vicariously. So blog more, I want to see!! Lol

    • HighHeelsAndALaptop
      Posted at 10:09h, 15 August Reply

      Hi Amanda, thanks for following! I hope you can read bak at all of my blogs from the last year 🙂

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