Posts Tagged ‘Guests’

This Festive Olive Wreath Appetizer is perfect for any Christmas party.

4 Showstopping Holiday Appetizers Sure to Wow Your Christmas Guests

in Apartment Living on by

Christmas is hailed as one of the most special days of the year — which means the food we prepare for the occasion should be exceptional in both taste and presentation. read more

A sofa bed set up inside a small space living room.

Our Favorite Fold-Out Beds for Small Apartments

in Small Space Ideas on by

For tenants who don’t have a lot of square footage to work with, such as those renting out a studio or efficiency apartment, it can prove challenging to shop for essential furnishings like beds. If space is a concern for you, it might seem like there are very few ways around your predicament. Rest assured […] read more

Hosting Relatives

Hosting Relatives During the Holidays

in Apartment Living on by

Who doesn’t love the holiday season? From the food to the movies to the upbeat holiday music, it’s hard not get into the spirit of things. But when you’re hosting relatives during the holidays, your seasonal cheer can quickly dissipate and turn into major stress. read more

Housing Guests in a One Bedroom Apartment

in Help Me Now! on by

Having guests over for a stay in a one bedroom apartment isn’t an impossible task. If you want to invite people to spend a few nights at your apartment, just invest in any of the following: Hideaway Couch The simplest way to turn your living room—probably the only other room in a one bedroom apartment […] read more

What to Include in a Guest Bedroom

in Decorating on by

While a guest bedroom may seem like a predominately unoccupied piece of space, it is one of the most important rooms in your entire apartment. The guest bedroom is undoubtedly the place that guests will stay when they come to visit. As a good host or hostess, it is imperative that your guests are kept […] read more

Spare Bedroom: Office or Guest Bedroom?

in Decorating on by

A spare bedroom can be a blessing. It can provide you with more living space, a room to house visitors, or an office. However, it can be a difficult decision to decide what to do with your extra space when you need both an extra bedroom and an office. Often, the room may not be […] read more

How to Handle Unexpected Guests

in Help Me Now! on by

Unexpected guests can come in both the welcome and the unwelcome variety, but in either case, a few tips to quickly cleaning up your apartment and possibly getting the guests out of the door asap can come in handy. Here’s how you can handle guests who drop in on you, depending on whether or not […] read more


How to Furnish a Guest Room on a Budget

in Saving Money on by

A guest room is not just an option for rich homeowners. Apartment renters can convert an extra bedroom into a guest room, to have ready for in-laws, family and friends. When you’re on a budget, you might think that the best you can do is stick an air mattress in the room. Not so, if […] read more

A Guide to Small-Space Entertaining

in Small Space Ideas on by

One of the perks of living in your own place is having guests over to entertain. While entertaining guests in a small space may pose more logistical challenges than, say, entertaining in a spacious house, you can throw great apartment parties if you plan ahead. Decide How Many Guests Will Fit Unfortunately, a small apartment […] read more