52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 27

52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 27

Neighboring Tip of the Week - Barbeque in the front yard instead of the back yard.

This week’s neighboring experiment is an easy one. There’s nothing to add to your schedule or anything to plan. This week, all you have to do is move your grill.

Quiz time – What is the leading feature of most homes built since the 1990’s? Any guesses?...

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52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 25

52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 25

Neighboring Tip of the Week - Cook a recipe for which you are missing an ingredient and ask a neighbor for the missing item.

For those of you that struggle with the awkwardness and fear that can accompany neighboring, this week’s tip is for you. For you chatty Kathy’s out there, this week’s tip is for you. For everybody else...this week’s tip is for you, too!

Our neighboring experiment this week is one of my favorites for a couple of reasons:…

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52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 24

52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 24

Neighboring Tip of the Week - Utilize a public space in your neighborhood.

Happy Sunday, all! We hope this tip finds you well on this beautiful day.

When we talk about neighboring, we often talk about the importance of visibility. We have noticed that simply being out and about and in spaces where we can be seen by our neighbors has had an incredible impact on our neighboring. For this reason, this week’s tip is: Utilize a public space in your neighborhood. These public spaces can look like parks, splash pads, public libraries, bike trails, etc….

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52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 17

52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 17

Neighboring Tip of the Week - Reacquaint yourself with an old acquaintance. 

In the original posting of this blog, we accidentally "corrected" the spelling of neighbour to neighbor. Our apologies to our guest blogger. We have since corrected our error to the more correct spelling. ;-)

Is there a neighbor you have talked to in the past, but eventually lost touch with? This week,…

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52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 16

52 Weeks of Neighboring - Week 16

Neighboring Tip of the Week - Take a walk in your neighborhood and collect trash.

Welcome to a new day, and welcome to June!

This week’s neighboring tip comes to us from Neighboring Movement co-founder Matt Johnson, but he borrowed the tip from his mom, Glenna, so we give her the credit (for a great idea and for a clean neighborhood). 

Glenna began taking walks around her neighborhood a few years ago, and upon doing this,…

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