What I Have Learned Living With  My Significant Other
Start writing a post

9 Things I Have Learned Living With My Signifcant Other

It is not always like the movies or how you imagine it to be.

9 Things I Have Learned Living With My Signifcant Other

My boyfriend and I have been dating for about 5 years. In our sophomore year of college, we decided to move into an apartment off campus because it was cheaper and we could live together!

1. Communication is KEY 


When you want your space or want to be cuddled you have to tell them unless they will not know.

2. You do not have to do everything together 


It is good to set aside time to spend with just you and your friends without your significant other.

3. They are GREAT study buddies 


Need to cram for an exam?

4. Sometimes the little things don't matter 


Not every thing needs to start an argument

5. If you don't want to share your food, hide it


Or else he will eat all the Nutella again.

6. I drink a lot of milk


Or maybe it is him who drinks it all and he says I do?

7. How to steal the blankets back


All you have to do is pull really hard and wrap yourself into a burrito

8. Mexican food is ALWAYS an option


It is cheap and who can say no to good food?

9. I will love him no matter what 


Even if he eats all the Nutella and steals the blankets at night.

I would say it is the best thing I have ever done.

Report this Content
This article has not been reviewed by Odyssey HQ and solely reflects the ideas and opinions of the creator.
houses under green sky
Photo by Alev Takil on Unsplash

Small towns certainly have their pros and cons. Many people who grow up in small towns find themselves counting the days until they get to escape their roots and plant new ones in bigger, "better" places. And that's fine. I'd be lying if I said I hadn't thought those same thoughts before too. We all have, but they say it's important to remember where you came from. When I think about where I come from, I can't help having an overwhelming feeling of gratitude for my roots. Being from a small town has taught me so many important lessons that I will carry with me for the rest of my life.

Keep Reading...Show less
​a woman sitting at a table having a coffee

I can't say "thank you" enough to express how grateful I am for you coming into my life. You have made such a huge impact on my life. I would not be the person I am today without you and I know that you will keep inspiring me to become an even better version of myself.

Keep Reading...Show less
Student Life

Waitlisted for a College Class? Here's What to Do!

Dealing with the inevitable realities of college life.

college students waiting in a long line in the hallway

Course registration at college can be a big hassle and is almost never talked about. Classes you want to take fill up before you get a chance to register. You might change your mind about a class you want to take and must struggle to find another class to fit in the same time period. You also have to make sure no classes clash by time. Like I said, it's a big hassle.

This semester, I was waitlisted for two classes. Most people in this situation, especially first years, freak out because they don't know what to do. Here is what you should do when this happens.

Keep Reading...Show less
a man and a woman sitting on the beach in front of the sunset

Whether you met your new love interest online, through mutual friends, or another way entirely, you'll definitely want to know what you're getting into. I mean, really, what's the point in entering a relationship with someone if you don't know whether or not you're compatible on a very basic level?

Consider these 21 questions to ask in the talking stage when getting to know that new guy or girl you just started talking to:

Keep Reading...Show less

Challah vs. Easter Bread: A Delicious Dilemma

Is there really such a difference in Challah bread or Easter Bread?

loaves of challah and easter bread stacked up aside each other, an abundance of food in baskets

Ever since I could remember, it was a treat to receive Easter Bread made by my grandmother. We would only have it once a year and the wait was excruciating. Now that my grandmother has gotten older, she has stopped baking a lot of her recipes that require a lot of hand usage--her traditional Italian baking means no machines. So for the past few years, I have missed enjoying my Easter Bread.

Keep Reading...Show less

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Facebook Comments