More Americans Are Moving To Be Closer To Their Moms (Because We Can’t Live Without Them)

Screen Shot 2015-12-28 at 9.59.18 AM

 

About a year and a half ago my husband and I decided to make a big move about three hours north of where we used to be for three simple reasons: a) better growth and opportunities b) more bang for our buck in a better housing area and c) to be closer to my mom. We have two small children who no doubt would rather spend their evenings snuggling with their grandmother than with a paid babysitter, so that’s why the decision was pretty easy for us.

And apparently, we’re not the only ones who think living close to grandma is a good idea, too. According to a new report, the average American only lives 18 miles away from their mom, thanks to a new trend in better job opportunities and more people leaning on family for support.

Here’s a little more:

[continueReading]
1 2Next page

Joanna

Joanna has been following the world of entertainment and celebrities since '05, having served as the Editor-in-Chief of Celebrity News Service and as a personal assistant for one of the original James Bond screenwriters, producer Kevin McClory during her days in Ireland. These days she’s a mother, warrior, celebrity writer and Disney dreamer. And she eats a lot of peanut butter M&Ms, as well.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Close

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker