Blog Posts

  • Best Books to Read While You’re Staying Inside-image

    Welcome back to Hillside Commons Blog. This blog is a space where we will share all of our favorite apartment living tips and tricks as well as what’s happening in the Oneonta, NY area. In today’s post, we are...

  • Laundry Day Tips-image

    Apartments at Hillside Commons come with a full-sized washer and dryer for each resident’s convenience. Make the most of yours by making a few changes to your habits to solve common laundry problems for a less...

  • Fun St. Patrick Day Themed Desserts-image

    St. Patrick’s Day is March’s most iconic holiday. To help you celebrate this holiday, the Hillside Commons Blog is sharing some fun dessert recipes that are perfect for any St. Patrick’s Day celebration!...

  • How to Get Rid of Your Stuff-image

    Stay on top of your New Year’s resolution to get organized. Now is a good time to take an inventory of the things crowding your apartment and purge your place of anything that doesn’t need to be there! Take...

  • Setting New Year’s Resolutions-image

    It’s the beginning of a new year, and like many other Americans, members of our apartment community here in Oneonta, NY are setting goals for the new year. Some may call them resolutions, but whatever you call them,...

  • Nutcrackers: a December Tradition-image

    For Americans all over the country, including many in Oneonta, NY, December means an annual visit to see the Nutcracker ballet. Tchaikovsky’s music whisks us away to a land of enchantment as we follow Clara, Herr...

  • How to Be an Awesome Thanksgiving Dinner Guest-image

    November has arrived here in Oneonta, NY and it brings with it one of our favorite holidays, Thanksgiving! Today the Hillside Commons Blog has some tips about how to be an excellent Thanksgiving Dinner guest. Read on to...

  • Host a Halloween Movie Marathon at Your Apartment-image

    Host a Halloween movie night at your Hillside Commons apartment this month in honor of the spooky holiday! We have several suggestions from silly to scary to dramatic, watch them all! Plan a movie marathon over the...

  • Tips for a Successful Semester-image

    Welcome back to the Hillside Commons Blog and the start of a new semester! School has just started here in Oneonta, NY, so we want to help you make the most of the new school year by offering some tips for having a...

  • Peach Recipes for Summer-image

    Summer is the time for peaches! They’re a delicious fruit that can be used for a variety of different recipes ranging from drinks to meals! In this week’s Hillside Commons Blog, we’ve got a few recipes...