How To Throw A Movie Night In Your Hostel Room?
Life in your early twenties is not always glamorous, and the same can be said for your living situation. Modern sitcoms like How I Met Your Mother, New Girl, and Big Bang Theory only perpetuate unrealistic expectations—few can afford a 3,000 square-foot brick loft, let alone a tiny apartment that can barely fit your bed.
I know I’m not alone when I admit that in the early stages of my adult life I struggled to stretch my dismal monthly income to afford that impressive “TV worthy” living space. But it didn’t take long before I learned that it wasn’t worth having to give up my creature comforts and basic necessities like food (and coffee) to pay my apartment’s monthly rent.
While scaling back on housing expenses may seem l...