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Hi. I'm Megan, the Empire's Associate Publisher and I'm a HORRIBLE eater. I can't cook, I can't even shop for food. But Ariel and Cat are going to shake up my pre-packaged meal life with their challenge. Here's the deal…

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So last week, my partner got an amazing job offer in another state. He accepted the offer on Tuesday. Yesterday, he moved into his new apartment six hours away from our home.

We had to make quick decisions and plan a second Rockethaus household in the last few days, and I'm finding myself thinking about very different home topics: Safety! Security! How fast can I acquire more cats! Will I eat anything besides potatoes!

Yes, folks. I'm now entering a lifestyle known as "Living Apart Together." It's not as uncommon as you might think — hey, there's even a Wikipedia entry all about it — but it is new to me. Here's how the transition is going…