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Foolproof Apartment Party Guide
Foolproof Apartment Party Guide

Foolproof Apartment Party Guide

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Hosting friends and family is a huge perk of having your own first apartment! And even with a little pressure, it doesn’t have to be stressful. Check out this quick and easy guide to the perfect apartment party that you can reuse over and over again! Think of parties in your apartment as an easy…
Apartment Activities with New Friends
Apartment Activities with New Friends

Apartment Activities with New Friends

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
If you’re moving into your first apartment away from your college city or hometown, you may find it difficult to make friends! This is totally normal, and happens all the time. But after you move away from college roommates and friends, you’ll need to find a squad to support you in person when Face-Time just…
Quick and Easy Appetizers for Your New Year’s Eve Party
Quick and Easy Appetizers for Your New Year’s Eve Party

Quick and Easy Appetizers for Your New Year’s Eve Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
One thing I have learned since ‘growing up’ a little bit is this: Everyone love appetizers. From cheese trays to hot wings, a party (even one in your small apartment) isn’t complete without them. And, not only does everyone love apps, but they are a quick and easy, and usually cheap way to feed a…
Prepping for an Apartment Party
Prepping for an Apartment Party

Prepping for an Apartment Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
One of my favorite things about having my own place is being able to host friends. From weekend getaways to dinner parties, it’s important to be considerate and ensure your guests are comfortable when they’re in your apartment. Casual group of friends or not, it’s nice to be thoughtful when hosting. Whether hosting a holiday…
How to Plan a Perfect Friendsgiving Party
How to Plan a Perfect Friendsgiving Party

How to Plan a Perfect Friendsgiving Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
With Thanksgiving just two weeks away, maybe you also want to celebrate with your peeps before heading home to your family. For the past year you’ve been living in your own home and your friends and roommates make up your day-to-day world and you want to honor that. So here’s what you do: host a…
How to Have a Low-Key and Affordable New Year’s Eve at Your Apartment
How to Have a Low-Key and Affordable New Year’s Eve at Your Apartment

How to Have a Low-Key and Affordable New Year’s Eve at Your Apartment

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
The holidays are a wonderful time of the year, where you can spend time away from work and more time with friends and family, or just relax on the couch watching TV and cuddling a seasonal popcorn tin. After White Elephant gift exchanges, holiday parties, and shopping for gifts, you may feel a tad low…
How to Host for the Holidays with a Tiny Kitchen!
How to Host for the Holidays with a Tiny Kitchen!

How to Host for the Holidays with a Tiny Kitchen!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
It’s that time of year again, where friends and family travel from all over to visit loved ones. Some you saw just yesterday, whereas others haven’t been seen since three Christmas’s ago! Somehow, you’re the one hosting all these people even though your apartment isn’t quite as big as you’d like. Don’t fret, here are…
Beat the Winter Blues: Throw a Summer Theme Party
Beat the Winter Blues: Throw a Summer Theme Party

Beat the Winter Blues: Throw a Summer Theme Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Even the biggest snow-and-ice buffs have said it by now: Enough with this winter. Alas, the storms and chills just keep coming, with no end in the immediate future (in fact, some of you are probably reading this looking at piles of snow outside your window). The only thing to do, short of booking a…
Planning Your First Dinner Party
Planning Your First Dinner Party

Planning Your First Dinner Party

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Get the new year off to a festive start and throw a dinner party for a few friends. You don’t have to be Martha Stewart to have a successful party and impress your guests.   You just need to put together your game plan and focus on a few key details. THE GROUNDWORK Plan your guest list carefully.…
How to Plan the Perfect Housewarming
How to Plan the Perfect Housewarming

How to Plan the Perfect Housewarming

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Housewarmings party is another first apartment rite of passage. It’s a celebration that symbolizes your new life in your new place. You get to hang out with the people closest to you,  start making new memories, and maybe get some gifts in the process. So, of course, you’ll want to have one. As soon as you’re settled…