blogger / wonderful cherry / 21540 posts
clementine / 882 posts
About 2.5 hours driving. It's not too bad but we are hoping to move back to the general area we grew up in. Hopefully before DD starts kindergarten...
pomegranate / 3311 posts
Around 1800 miles/4-5 hours flight. We are about 100 miles/2 hour drive from my in laws.
Sometimes I wish we were closer to my family, especially as my parents get older, but every time we visit it confirms my desire to stay where we are!
eggplant / 11972 posts
I grew up in the Midwest and am currently living in Thailand. I’ve lived far from home since I left for college and I’ve lived abroad at various times and places for about 10 years.
clementine / 854 posts
It would probably take 15-20 minutes to walk to my childhood home. We are a 7 minute drive from my parents' current house.
I have lived a three- and a seven-hour drive away, but I am so glad to be close to my parents now that LO is here.
nectarine / 2817 posts
0 miles! I actually live in the house my family bought when I was in Jr high and that's in the same town that I grew up in before that too.
hostess / wonderful honeydew / 32460 posts
about 2200 miles!
pomegranate / 3551 posts
@Mrs. Bee: 20 minutes. 🙄🙄🙄
@Adira: That’s perfect!!
coffee bean / 43 posts
I live in another region of the country now, several states away from where my parents live.
nectarine / 2552 posts
Just under an hour away.
cherry / 174 posts
30mins! Next county!
persimmon / 1446 posts
two minute drive/20 minute walk, been here 34 years
hostess / papaya / 10084 posts
kiwi / 519 posts
@BlueWolverine: *waves to fellow transplanted Michigander*
I live hundreds of miles from home, in America's heartland. I miss home so much!! I can't convince my husband to move.
cherry / 166 posts
Just under 2 hours. Somedays it feels too far
kiwi / 717 posts
A town away. Didn't mean to, it just happened! I've definitely grown to appreciate the area much more in adulthood. But my parents have since moved a few hours away so unfortunately they're not still here to babysit!
grapefruit / 4946 posts
Less than 10 miles, although with traffic it can take up to 45 min.
bananas / 9098 posts
5,559 miles away, according to Google. I grew up in San Diego and live in Sweden.
apricot / 498 posts
20 minutes! I knew I'd stay in the same area, I've always loved it and wanted to raise a family here.
clementine / 794 posts
20 mins...2 towns/1 school district away. It's a perfect distance for us.
DH parents are about 40 min......they think thats too far. I prefer not having more spontaneous visits. They wanted us to live on their street once upon a time....
nectarine / 2460 posts
If I could see over my neighbours roof, I could probably see the house I grew up in.
I’ve never lived anywhere else, always in a probably 3km radius of the street I grew up on.
Lately it has me dreaming of moving away
pomegranate / 3903 posts
Like 2500 miles?
cherry / 238 posts
I currently live 2 houses down from the house I grew up in, there's literally one house between us.
apricot / 287 posts
After 15 years spent living in different places, I now live 5 blocks from where I grew up. Never thought I'd say that! It's a small town and my parents live here, so it's great having help.
papaya / 10524 posts
clementine / 777 posts
Grew up in Chicago, currently living in California, and moving to Germany in a few months.
clementine / 982 posts
2,ooo miles away. Grew up in SC and now live in AZ
pomegranate / 3401 posts
about a 5 hour drive.
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