Moving Up to Settle Down

10 years ago I arrived in Seattle, single and thirty-something. I was recruited and relocated for a job that wasn’t really mine to begin with (long story) and left the people and place I loved. I drove up from Los Angeles on a 10-day trip, wildly excited and anxious, visiting friends along the way. I arrived at the boutiquey Hotel Andra in my trusted Toyota Corolla with a couple weeks to spare before my job at Cranium started. I had rented out my condo in L.A. not quite sure what was going to happen. I never thought I'd be the type to move for a job, for I genuinely loved L.A. - the beaches, the desert, the mountain biking, the tacos. It also helped to have my adorable nieces nearby. But the

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