The Absolute Worst Things a Houseguest Can Do

Anyone with even a meager sense of decency should understand how to be a considerate houseguest. It’s really quite simple: Ask before using stuff. Clean…

The Trick to Having Big Things in a Small Apartment

Trust me, I understand your situation more than most. It’s not that you just want that big, impractical item in your home: You need it….

Can You Have Sex in Someone Else’s Bed While House-Sitting?

A few weeks ago, a friend asked me to sit in her house and watch her dog for a few days while she went away….

How to Break Up: The Salesman

Claiming your independence from some people in your life is easy. That childhood friend who wants to keep up with you on Facebook? Unfollow and…