Posts Tagged: party planning

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…
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…
Preparing for Friendsgiving
Preparing for Friendsgiving

Preparing for Friendsgiving

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
One of the joys of having your own space during the holidays is having the chance to share meals with friends. Once your friends have decided to host a Friendsgiving, after choosing a date, the next step is to decide what everyone will bring. When thinking about what to bring to Friendsgiving, consider the following:…
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…
Sam’s Halloween Party 101
Sam’s Halloween Party 101

Sam’s Halloween Party 101

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
So, it’s almost Halloween; the holiday that once meant cruising your neighborhood with a pillowcase full of candy and that now, at least for me and my friends, means a party; dressing up, having drinks, and letting loose! In my opinion, a successful party doesn’t have to have extensive decorations, elaborate menus, expensive drinks, or an…
Throw A Great Party and Enter to Win our *$50 Giveaway*
Throw A Great Party and Enter to Win our *$50 Giveaway*

Throw A Great Party and Enter to Win our *$50 Giveaway*

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
You may think that throwing a party is too hard. Especially if you don’t have space or money, and don’t know where to begin.  That’s where we can help: in conjunction with Apartment Guide, we here at My First Apartment are participating in the “Small Space, Savvy Budget: How to Host a Pint-Size Party.”  We’ll…
Get Your Apartment Party-Ready and Enter a *$100 Giveaway* Challenge
Get Your Apartment Party-Ready and Enter a *$100 Giveaway* Challenge

Get Your Apartment Party-Ready and Enter a *$100 Giveaway* Challenge

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Hello, it’s Alex again – Alissa’s boyfriend. As you may remember from last week, we just moved cross-country. Now we’ve gotten a challenge from Apartment Guide, to host a Tailgating at Home party next week! This is no small task. We’ve gotten the apartment live-able, but frankly, it’s still a mess – we’ve only been here…