Avoiding Over-Staying Houseguests
Avoiding Over-Staying Houseguests

Avoiding Over-Staying Houseguests

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
One of the most fun things about having your own apartment is being able to invite friends and family to stay for the weekend to spend time together. However, it’s important┬áto have a solid plan (and mutual understanding!) for how long guests are welcome to stay with you. Opening your apartment to a friend who…

The Move

Budgeting

Decorating

Roommates

Solving Roommate Conflicts the Smart Way
Solving Roommate Conflicts the Smart Way

Solving Roommate Conflicts the Smart Way

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Did you wake up this morning to find a passive-aggressive sticky note waiting for you? Have you been giving your roommate the silent treatment because you are annoyed and she…

Apartment Life

Take Advantage of the Spring Weather
Take Advantage of the Spring Weather

Take Advantage of the Spring Weather

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
I find it funny that it is mid-spring, and until a few days ago, it didn’t feel like spring at all. Actually I find it the opposite of funny… Spring…

Housekeeping

How to Find Time to Clean the Apartment
How to Find Time to Clean the Apartment

How to Find Time to Clean the Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Everyone likes a clean home. Not everyone likes to clean. Not everyone seems to have the time to clean. Whether or not you enjoy the process, keeping your place clean…