Tag Archives: DAYTON LIVING

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

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6 Tips for Breaking a Bad Habit

If 6 simple tips were all that stood in front of you and ending a less than ideal habit, how quickly would you hop on that train? If ending a bad behavior run-around sounds like something you need in your life this month read ahead … Continue reading

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Start a New Hobby in Dayton

Spring is a time for new beginnings so why wouldn’t it be the perfect time to start a new hobby? Learning something new is one of the top New Year resolutions people use, so now’s the time to kick this promise to yourself into overdrive … Continue reading

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Moving to Downtown Dayton

April showers may bring May flowers but it apparently also brings the moving vans. May is National Moving Month, as those cooped up in the colder months spread their wings and find a new abode. If you’re moving to downtown Dayton for the first time … Continue reading

HEALTHIER EATS 2017

How to Eat Healthier in 2017

Kicking off your 2017 by kicking some bad eating habits?  We’ve got the scoop on how to eat healthy in downtown Dayton! Taking the Die out of Diet You know how sometimes the thought of a diet just makes you want to die?  Finding a … Continue reading

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Transition Your Apartment to Spring ‘17

As odd as it is to admit it, spring has unofficially sprung this year.  Beyond giving things a good cleaning, what does this early-onset seasonal change mean for your place?  Transition your apartment to spring 2017 with our tips. Freshen Up Your Space with Décor … Continue reading