Life Edit No. 01

Life edit no. 01

Life Edit No. 01: ATL in Boston, y'all | bygabriella.co

It’s a big week, y’all. Well really, it’s been a big month.

We’re prepping for a month-long trip to Europe and getting ready for the big move to Atlanta this summer.

We fly out of Boston in 11 days and I can barely believe it.

In the midst of the crazy travel plans and somehow starting to pack, it also dawned on me that this week is such a big one beyond the traveling and moving.

This Tuesday (as in, tomorrow!) is my last full day in the office. I’ll still be working with the team, but in a different capacity. I’ll be freelancing for a bit, and have a few other projects in the works. I’ll be working remotely for the first time in my career and to say I’m excited simply wouldn’t suffice.

I know me. I know when and where I’m most productive. I get my best work done in the early morning hours, in a bustling café, co-working space, or simply at a table outdoors. I know that I’m not as creative as I can be while sitting in a blank office. I need people buzzing around me, natural light, and fresh air.

It’ll be a big lifestyle change, I’m aware. I’ll miss being able to swing by to check in with my colleagues (read: friends), and I’ll miss the occasional coffee walks with the team. But, I’m so ready to be able to work from anywhere. I’m ecstatic to have the opportunity and privilege to choose where I want to work from every day. I know it’ll be tough. I’ll be out there on my own, though I’m lucky enough to have the best community cheering me on.

The next two weeks will be an absolute whirlwind, and I cannot wait to dive in and explore the unknown.

If you’re curious about how this is all happening, I’ll be sharing more about how I’m making it all work soon on the next Life Edit!

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Author: gabriella

Gabriella is a blogger, Director of Social Media in Boston, and City Manager for the BOS Lady Project. You’ll typically find her with an iced chai in one hand and a book in the other.

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  • Congratulations on the move to Atlanta! Bummer I just discovered your blog, but will happily follow along you Atlanta adventures. I just got back from Greece and am heading to London soon – safe to say I LOVE Europe and you will too!

    xx Hannah
    http://www.beaconthrills.com

    • Thank you so so much! We’re certainly going to miss Boston, but are super excited for Atlanta. Your trip to Greece looked incredible! Have the best time in London.

      xo

  • A MONTH-LONG trip to Europe!! When did you decide to do this?? And, moving to Atlanta – OMG!!!! Good thing Bud & I get to Atlanta fairly frequently. WHEN do you leave? Have we missed you? Not sure when you wrote this. Another OMG!!!! I knew there was a reason I hadn’t seen you recently – dying to know how the ladies’ luncheon went!! HUGS!!!!

    • Frances! I had been trying to find you at the Public Market for days to share all the news! Emailing you now 🙂

      xo

    • Thank you so much! It’s been a total blast. I want to stay here forever, what a gorgeous place!

      xo