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5 Things You Need To Meet Your 2019 Organization Goals
5 Things You Need To Meet Your 2019 Organization Goals

5 Things You Need To Meet Your 2019 Organization Goals

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
A new year means a new start. Whether you’re adding health goals to your resolution list or budgeting plans to your must-dos of the new year, it’s a great time to get on top of things. That’s why these 5 things you need to meet your 2019 organization goals are so important. You don’t want…
6 Things You Need For The Perfect New Year’s Eve Party
6 Things You Need For The Perfect New Year’s Eve Party

6 Things You Need For The Perfect New Year’s Eve Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
The holiday season is in full swing, and while your family holiday parties may be coming to a close soon, one festive occasion is still on the horizon: New Year’s Eve. Fireworks, sparklers, glitter, and kissing all await, but what do you need for the perfect New Year’s Eve party? As usual, we here at…
Apartment Safety During Holiday Travel
Apartment Safety During Holiday Travel

Apartment Safety During Holiday Travel

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Leaving your apartment for the holidays can be exciting as you head to visit family or friends or head out to travel the world. The last of your worries during the holiday season should be the safety of your apartment and the belongings inside. Check out these quick safety tips before you head out for…
Confused about Holiday Tipping? Start with Your Super!
Confused about Holiday Tipping? Start with Your Super!

Confused about Holiday Tipping? Start with Your Super!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Tipping is commonplace, from your restaurant server to your hairstylist and beyond, for providing services that you appreciate. At the holidays, tipping is a familiar way to show extra appreciation for those people that service you every day! But when it comes to holiday tipping in your first apartment, who is who and how much…
Stress-Free Holiday Party Ideas
Stress-Free Holiday Party Ideas

Stress-Free Holiday Party Ideas

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and if you’re in your first apartment, you may want to throw your first holiday party! Hosting friends and family in your own place can be the highlight of your holiday season. Not sure where to start with a fun holiday party? Check out these ideas and…
Holiday Hosting Tips For Small Spaces
Holiday Hosting Tips For Small Spaces

Holiday Hosting Tips For Small Spaces

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Spending the holiday season in your first apartment is exciting! Even if you plan to go home for the holidays, there are lots of holiday party hosting opportunities for dinners, game nights, gatherings and gift exchanges throughout December. Hosting people in a small space may seem intimidating, but fear not! Here are 5 tips to…
Easiest Ever Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party
Easiest Ever Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party

Easiest Ever Last-Minute Thanksgiving Dinner Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s your first Thanksgiving away from your family and the budget does not allow you to go home. Instead of getting depressed and crying into your sushi dinner after a lonely movie, throw your own last-minute Thanksgiving dinner party. The menu planning is a breeze, and by now it’s a truly casual invite so nobody…
Our Most Popular Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving Decor and Party Tips
Our Most Popular Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving Decor and Party Tips

Our Most Popular Thanksgiving and Friendsgiving Decor and Party Tips

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s not too late to plan your first Thanksgiving or Friendsgiving Party! Here are some great party ideas from our bloggers. Decorating Tips from Audra Inevitably, not being able to head home for Thanksgiving leaves many feeling blue and wondering how to get that holiday feeling without family around. The truth is, staying local and…
Cheap and Easy Kitchen Upgrades That Get You Motivated to Cook
Cheap and Easy Kitchen Upgrades That Get You Motivated to Cook

Cheap and Easy Kitchen Upgrades That Get You Motivated to Cook

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
If you’re trying to get a little more motivated in the kitchen, you know this first hand. Cooking is hard! From planning meals (tips here!) to grocery shopping then actually cooking, moving into your first place can be a rude awakening that home-cooked meals don’t always come easily. Deciding to cook at home more often…
6 Quick, Cheap Recipes to Master
6 Quick, Cheap Recipes to Master

6 Quick, Cheap Recipes to Master

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Finding dinner recipes that are quick and easy to cook in your first apartment can be a game-changer. If you haven’t yet learned, going out to eat or ordering in can have a negative impact on both your health and your bank account. Instead, make a commitment to learn these quick and easy recipes that you…