We moved this week into a wonderful apartment that was upgraded before we moved.  It’s like having everything new which is so different from the 90’s decor in my old apartment.  Not much to complain about, but moves can take their toll and it’s inevitable that somethings will not go according to plan.  So here is the list of First World Problems.  I know, I’m whining.  It’s one of my finer skills:

Night one:  

The AC fans blow so loud in the living room I can’t figure out where to put the TV and might have to get the FiOS rewired.

We can’t find the remote to the Tempurpedic adjustable base so I couldn’t raise my feet in the air.

I didn’t have a cable to hook up the TV  in my room so I had to watch Netflix on the iPad before bed.

Didn’t bring the coffee maker over yet so I had to wait until I got to work to get my coffee.

The dogs are barking at the ice maker.

The track lighting is tilted too much and it’s hitting my eyes.  This is a problem for me to fix with the 9 foot ceilings.

What will happen on night two?  I’m afraid to think…

First World Problems.  UGH.


16 Comments on First World Problems – Moving is hard

  1. Tricia Nightowlmama
    July 17, 2012 at 8:39 pm (6 years ago)

    thankfully its been a few yrs since I moved and hopefully it will be another 10 bfoe I move again. Just remember how refreshing it will be to be in a new place with new surroundings

  2. Colleen
    July 15, 2012 at 11:06 pm (6 years ago)

    Sounds like a typical move, hopefully it will all work out soon.

  3. Connie
    July 14, 2012 at 12:36 am (6 years ago)

    First world problems indeed! :) I can’t find the cable converter power cord…I feel ya ;-)

  4. Zippy Sandler
    July 13, 2012 at 8:37 pm (6 years ago)

    You poor thing. LOL Things will get back to normal soon (hopefully VERY soon)

  5. Marcie W.
    July 13, 2012 at 6:58 pm (6 years ago)

    I consider so many things my “first world problems” like when I have to walk inside the gas station if their outside CC machine is broken or if I have to pause my TV show to get up and make a snack.

  6. Courtney
    July 13, 2012 at 5:11 pm (6 years ago)

    I think this when my 4g phone is only doing 1x.. Seriously? I had better on a flip phone ;-)

  7. April Decheine
    July 13, 2012 at 4:30 pm (6 years ago)

    We moved from our house that we lived in for over eleven years onto the farm. My dogs and cat took a good two weeks to get use to everything, no I would say a few months. The cat was the worse and after living here a year still is a bit jumpy!

  8. Stefanie
    July 13, 2012 at 12:56 pm (6 years ago)

    I always hate moving because it means a few days without internet!

  9. Kelly
    July 13, 2012 at 12:25 pm (6 years ago)

    Wow, I haven’t moved in a million years but I remember the adjustment period. I hope everything comes together smoothly soon!

  10. Our Small Hours
    July 12, 2012 at 1:16 pm (6 years ago)

    LOL I’m laughing because I have been whining about the batteries in the remote for the bedroom TV being dead and having to watch Netflix on my *iPod* because I keep forgetting to buy new batteries. I relate.

    It will all get straightened out; hang in there!

  11. Amanda
    July 12, 2012 at 12:24 pm (6 years ago)

    Hehe, I hear you on the First World problems, lol! We just moved, and it’s taking forever to get things tweaked!

  12. Jenn
    July 12, 2012 at 10:37 am (6 years ago)

    Hehe. I was having a slew of first world problems the other day.

  13. Kathleen
    July 12, 2012 at 10:01 am (6 years ago)

    LOL, well it could always be worse. Being in a new home is always a difficult adjustment in the beginning, but I hope it gets better for you.

  14. Jenn @therebelchick
    July 12, 2012 at 8:50 am (6 years ago)

    LOl First world problems – I think this every time I can’t connect to wifi!


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