When it comes to spending the night, you and your guy are still trying to get a feel for each other. Continue scrolling to keep reading Click the button below to start this article in quick view. If you want to be invited over again…and again…and again, make sure you leave his house in the same condition it was in when you arrived. He will appreciate you for being considerate and not leaving a mess behind. For an overnight stay, all you really need are some decent clothes you can wear to make the trek to and from his house, your toiletries, and a pair of shoes. Maybe show them a picture of him or let them answer the phone and hear his voice to help de-mystify him. The most LOL-worthy things the Internet has to offer.
And did I mention the two precious, innocent little girls who needed me to be there for them?
He Said/She Said: The Unspoken Rules of Sleeping Over
Lastly, try not to make yourself at home. Comments Be the first to comment! Still, there's no right or wrong way to do the meet-and-greet, and there are so many potential variables, including the age, sex, and personality of your kids. These were great rules when people got married right out of high school years ago. If you were hoping this first sleepover would turn into multiple nights of sleeping at his pad, you have just killed all of your chances. Originally published in the October issue of Parents magazine. So keep your hands and eyes where they belong, and resist the urge to snoop.