Tag Archives: DAYTON LIVING

The Busy Person’s Guide to Having Holiday Guests

Everything’s buzzing by swimmingly this holiday season for you until you receive the dreaded call (and we’re NOT talking about a political-esque robo caller)—out of town guests are headed your way. What should you do? We break it down by how much time you have … Continue reading

OHIO IN NOVEMBER

3 Things to Do in Ohio in November

What is the best thing about living in Ohio? This vibrant state never ceases to amaze residents and visitors alike with the endless supply of fun and interesting activities to do. Before you fill up your schedule with holiday activities, make sure you set some … Continue reading

New to the Area? 5 Tips for Making New Friends in Dayton

People come and go but the charm of Dayton is forever. However, if you’re one of the people who just arrived in downtown Dayton and need to build up a new friend base just read ahead. We’ve got 5 great tips for making new friends … Continue reading

DOWNTOWN DAYTON EVENTS

Love It Up With These 2018 Downtown Dayton Late Summer Events

We are midway through summer, but there is no shortage of exciting events that are just steps from your front door. Living in downtown is a happening place and it is simple to find an activity to match your interests. Whether you are already taking … Continue reading

ADOPT A CAT

How to Get Your Apartment Ready for a Cat

June is National Adopt a Cat Month and with the pet-friendly policies of the luxury living at First Place Apartments, you can definitely add a furry friend to your household this month! Go ahead, visit the Humane Society of Greater Dayton or stop into Dayton’s … Continue reading

APARTMENT LIVING BETTER

How to Get the Most out of Apartment Living

We love our residents at First Place Apartments and want everyone to enjoy living with us as much as possible. Whether you recently downsized or are just starting out, living in an apartment does have some vast differences than living in a single family home. … Continue reading

APARTMENT LIVING ROOM IDEAS

The Best Apartment Living Room Ideas

Let’s let someone else deal with constraints of limited spaces. The ideal apartment living room will allow residents to flow effortlessly around the room living life while defining spaces to uses. How can you layout your existing furniture to best utilize and stylize your space? … Continue reading

UGLY SWEATER

Tree Skirt Poncho “Ugly Sweater” DIY

Holiday parties won’t know what hit them when you walk in wearing this amazing up-cycled “Ugly Sweater” poncho. We break down the steps needed to make a tree skirt poncho ready for the sweetest success possible this holiday season. Step 1: Acquire Tree Skirt Whether … Continue reading

BETTER INSTAGRAM PICTURES

How to Take Better Instagram Pictures for the Holiday Season

If all you want for Christmas is a holly jolly Instagram feed full of stunning photos then read ahead for the best tips on how to take better Instagram pictures for the holiday season. Consider Your Subjects for Success Repeat after us…POSED PHOTOS ARE BORING. … Continue reading

DAYTON HALLOWEEN

Dayton Halloween Events: What to do to find your perfect “Boo!”

Are you feeling a bit “boo” because you don’t have plans yet for the spookiest holiday of the year? Collect your candy, grab your costume, and be prepared to be scared with our list of Dayton Halloween events. Kid-Friendly Dayton Halloween Events Dayton’s Beggar’s Night … Continue reading