Jellybeans

Jellybeans

Yesterday the weather in Wichita was crazy beautiful. Around 4pm, I decided that I was not going to miss opportunity to go on a bicycle ride. So, I called up my friend who lives on the other side of the neighborhood, who immediately agreed to join me on the ride. I hopped onto my bicycle to head over to his house and was enjoying the sweet bliss of the cool wind blowing, until… the train lights began to flash and the horn began to blast.

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Episode 8: The Power of Relationships

For the 8th episode of our podcast, The Neighbor Next Door, Adam and I discussed the importance of relationship building. When it comes to neighboring, there can be lots of motivations…some positive, some negative. If we focus on building relationships it helps us move in a positive direction. AND it reveals abundance and joy!

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Sharing Remedies

We love hearing from folks who are neighboring where they live. We recently got an e-mail from a friend in Canada who shared this wonderful observation:

“What I love about neighbouring is you can often experience different cultures from the comfort of your own street! It's very affordable and you don't need a passport. The other day I was walking with my daughter and

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Knock Knock Knock

Knock Knock Knock

This past Sunday, I just wanted to stay inside. Why?

Well, first off it was Sunday, which is a good day to just be… well… lazy!
Second, it was cold outside. It had snowed the previous night and people who are originally from Texas (like me) never quite know what to do with snow, so we usually just stay inside until it goes away.
Third, I had a blanket on my feet, a cup of warm tea, and I was watching Star Wars. Why would I want to go outside when I was warm and cozy.

*knock, knock, knock*

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Finding Abundance (Episode 6 of the podcast)

Our newest episode is hot off the presses, and I’m excited to share it. Adam and I spent a few minutes talking about one of the key ingredients of neighboring: abundance. How do we find abundance, when scarcity is such a dominant message? Listen to find out.

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Episode 5: Judy Bennett "The Power of Being Present"

Episode 5: Judy Bennett "The Power of Being Present"

In episode 5 we talk with Judy Bennett, a Neighborhood Animator in the Hilltop Neighborhood. She got tired of staying inside watching TV and decided to take action by reaching out to her neighbors and neighborhood. The results have been life-changing.

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52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 52

52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 52

Neighboring Tip of the Week - Happy Week 52! Let’s celebrate! Reflect on the neighboring experiments you’ve attempted, and share your stories on one of our 52 Weeks of Neighboring platforms (our website, email, or Facebook page).

We can hardly believe it has already been two years since we embarked on this 52 Weeks of Neighboring journey,…

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