The lease is signed, the boxes are all packed, and you're ready to embrace this new chapter of your life with bae. You're about to take a huge step with your partner that will bring on even bigger changes in your relationship. You'll grow together, as long you're aware of some key things you shouldn't stop doing for yourself once you move in with your SO.
Living with your partner definitely has its perks, but it shouldn't keep you from enjoying other aspects in your life. As invested as you are in your relationship, make sure you're catering to your top priority — you. It might sound a bit selfish, but you'll be so glad you continued to give yourself that one-of-a-kind TLC.
Moving in with your SO can be just as intimidating as it is exciting, especially if you've never lived with a partner before. It takes a lot of balance and conscious decision-making, because you aren't living just for you now. In order to deliver the best roommate experience to your SO, you need to be perceptive of what keeps you going and on track. Don't worry if you've got a lot of jitters and burning questions like, "Am I ready for this?" Once you vow to keep doing these seven things for yourself, those jitterbugs will most likely scram.