The Neighbor Next Door
By Matthew Johnson and Adam Barlow-Thompson
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What if we could impact the world by connecting with the people who live nearest to us--that is our neighbors? It turns out, we can. In this podcast we interview awesome neighbors to learn from them and be inspired by them. We also share occasional neighboring tips. And sometimes we play folk music! So come on over and join us on the front porch.
||CleanThe Journey of a Neighbor Interview with Rachel Duncan||Neighboring isn't always easy. So, what if we've had negative experiences with neighboring? In this episode, Matthew and Adam spend time with Rachel Duncan, who had a few negative experiences of neighboring, but as it turns out some positive neighbors i||3/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Power of Relationships||Adam and Matthew return to the 3 ingredients of neighboring: abundance, relationship, and joy. In this episode they explore the astonishing importance of building relationships with your neighbors and how that reveals abundance and joy.||3/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNeighboring Tip: Walking Your Dog||Intern #5 (Kristopher) joins Matthew on the front porch, for another neighboring tip and a few reflections on the challenges and surprises of neighboring. Don't miss Kristopher's wisdom!||3/4/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFinding Abundance||In episode 6 Adam and Matthew begin looking at the key ingredients of being a good neighbor. First up, abundance. To see the world through the lens of abundance is a massive shift in perspective, and it is super-fun!||2/25/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJudy 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.||2/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNeighboring Tip: Double a Favorite Recipe||Kristopher returns to the front porch to share a simple and fun neighboring tip: double a favorite recipe and share it with a neighbor. So simple. So fun. So helpful!||2/11/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRhonda Stevens "Kickstarting Neighboring!"||In episode 3 Adam and Matthew interview Rhonda Stevens. She shares a few highlights of building relationships with her neighbors as well as what have been some of the struggles. And along the way there is plenty of laughter.||2/4/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNeighboring Tip: Super Bowl Party||Today we meet with our amazing intern, Kristopher and he gives us a tip for bringing neighbors together: hosting a party. And this time of year we're thinking of a Super Bowl party specifically.||1/28/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction to The Neighbor Next Door||Introducing "The Neighbor Next Door" a podcast about good neighboring (and sometimes good folk music). Meet your hosts: Adam Barlow-Thompson and Matthew Johnson. Learn about their work and what got them here.||1/22/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
This is fun!
The episodes are quick and to the point. They are lighthearted and also help folks have hope for the world.