While moving into your first apartment is an exciting milestone, it can also be overwhelming, thanks to the endless decision-making. There are so many things to consider, from furniture to decor to what to keep and get rid of. Which bed frame and mattress is best? Should you get an accent rug for the living room? What about a comfy couch to enjoy weekend Netflix sessions? We say take a step back and start with the kitchen. After all, you’ll have to eat once you’re all moved in. Consider this list a beginner’s guide to the things that will make each breakfast, lunch, and dinner easy to execute. From here, you can build up to other purchases that will bring your cooking game to the next level.