Dating my roommate

You might end up living together for the rest of your lives (in which case this is great practice! Tangwen Roberts is a graduate of Cardiff’s graduate journalism school and recently completed an MA in Women’s Studies.

Once you are really in it, you should let your other housemates know.

(Though they probably know already tbh.) When you’re seeing someone you happen to live with, you have to be really clear about personal space and about being respectful to your other roomies. You already know each other pretty well You might have some nerves about starting to date, but you don’t need to worry about that person seeing you in your laundry day clothes.

Establishing boundaries is so important Let’s be realistic, sometimes you can see so much of your housemates that all you want to do is curl up in your own bed in your own room, on YOUR OWN.

And that’s tough when you now share that bed with one of them.

If roommate romance is on your mind, you have probably found yourself daydreaming about the dating my roommate scenario.

Here is what you should consider before you make the leap from roommates to romance.

For example, it could be that you are in credit card debt, or it could be a relationship indiscretion.

Whatever the secret is, if you are dating and living together, it is harder to keep.

6 – Too Much of a Good Thing Even when you are head over heels for your significant other, you sometimes want some time alone.

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