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11 Things That Happen When You Move From West Virginia To Southern California

I packed up my cat and my life and drove from the mountains of West Virginia to the beaches of Southern California about one month ago. I have only noticed a few differences.. (sarcasm). Here is what I've experienced so far..:

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1. You get to hear the phrase, 'Wow, people really live in West Virginia?!' close to every day.

The eyebrows show all of the emotions.
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The eyebrows show all of the emotions.

2. THE GLORY THAT IS FROZEN YOGURT!

Baby North West and I share the same basic needs now.
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Baby North West and I share the same basic needs now.

3. Your already established love for tacos broadens to an obsession.

It's like West Virginia has never experienced a true taco.. not talking down to Taco Bell or anything. <3 TACO BELL
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It's like West Virginia has never experienced a true taco.. not talking down to Taco Bell or anything. <3 TACO BELL

4. Since your home state is currently going through polar vortex after polar vortex, you feel casual walking around near naked while true Californians are still bundled up.

Glorious sunlight on the pale skin.
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Glorious sunlight on the pale skin.

5. When you say where you are from, people look at you like you belong on the set of the movie Wrong Turn.

Which I will scornfully admit that it was set to take place in southern West Virginia.
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Which I will scornfully admit that it was set to take place in southern West Virginia.

6. You feel like you are cheating on Taco Bell, but you have found a new west coast love in Del Taco.

They sell everything taco and CHEESEBURGERS all on the same menu at Del Taco- step up your game Taco Bell.
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They sell everything taco and CHEESEBURGERS all on the same menu at Del Taco- step up your game Taco Bell.

7. You feel angry with your parents that they kept you from everything that is In-N-Out Animal Style.

BRB getting In-N-Out right meow.
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BRB getting In-N-Out right meow.

8. Californian natives LAUGH at you when you drive on the 405 with horror in your eyes.

My little Honda Civic with all my WV decals has got to be the laughing stock of the 405.
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My little Honda Civic with all my WV decals has got to be the laughing stock of the 405.

9. You no longer have to take extreme measures to tame your mane because humidity isn't a thing out here.

I have gotten cornrows during my younger years in WV.. three times.
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I have gotten cornrows during my younger years in WV.. three times.

10. You become mildly obsessed with anyone/anything you see that has some type of West Virginia logo on them/it.

I definitely believe he deserves an Oscar now. LEO FOR OSCAR &#x27;15.

I definitely believe he deserves an Oscar now. LEO FOR OSCAR '15.

11. Unless they have heard "Country Roads" by John Denver, no one knows where your home is or how beautiful the mountains are, so you only have the pictures on your phone to give an idea of one of the most beautiful places in the country.

&lt;3 WEST VIRGINIAN MOUNTAIN MAMA FOREVER &lt;3
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<3 WEST VIRGINIAN MOUNTAIN MAMA FOREVER <3

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