Kid Behavior & Chuck It Out The Window

Glorious when it's good, baffling and frustrating when it's not: today we're talking all about kid behavior. We talk about our parenting philosophies, what's going well, and what's challenging at each of our houses currently. Plus our favorite parenting resources. Mentioned on the show: Unruffled podcast Sticker charts Sand timers... Read more →


Family Dynamics & Hero Neighbors

We start with French press coffee sweetened with Iconic Cocktail Cascara Vanilla mixer and crunch Honeycrisp apples dusted with cinnamon and pumpkin pie spice – delicious! On the show, we chat about the family dynamics and values we grew up with. Then we talk about the dynamics and values we... Read more →


Kindergarten & Moms Shaking Booties

This episode is sponsored by Epic! a digital subscription library for kids in preschool through age 12 that we both enjoyed using with our kids. Listeners can get a two month trial of Epic! for free by visiting www.getepic.com and using the promo code NEIGHBOR. We're faking fall by sipping... Read more →


Tough Life Seasons & A Movie Starring Me

Snacking Trader Joe's blueberry vanilla goat cheese and water crackers. Tough life seasons We reflect on the tough seasons of life that we've lived through, how we got through them and what we learned. We also chat about how we try to support friends going through hard times. Things we... Read more →


Quality Time With Kids & Local Water Deputy

**Time to announce our reading pick for our Spring book club episode. We are reading A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline. That episode will air May 24th, so grab your copy and read along with us!** **Don't forget our Neighborly Advice classes on Minimalism for Real People... Read more →


Family Memory Keeping & Missing Torti

We're sipping a mango margarita and diving into how we are - and aren't - documenting family memories. Plus we talk about how we decide what sentimental items to hold on to and what to let go of. Mango margarita makes 2 drinks 3 cups Mango lemonade (we used Trader... Read more →


Marriage as Parents & Mothballs

This episode is all about how being parents has impacted our relationships as married couples. You might title it Happy Marriages Despite Kids. It can definitely feel like the children are conspiring to make marriage more difficult at times, so we're sharing some thoughts on how we keep marriage a... Read more →


Parenting Toddlers & Nothing Is Easy

We're tackling toddlers, not literally (although we may want to at times), but the topic of parenting toddlers. This requires a strong cocktail (in our new cocktail glasses and fat square ice via Heart of Light) Limoncello Aranciata Rossa Sparkler 1 shot vodka 1 shot limoncello top with Aranciata Rossa... Read more →


Leap Day Bonus!

Happy Leap Day! We hope you enjoyed this surprise episode of the show! We'd love to do more of this in the future, and are contemplating all kinds of fun things for our listeners. Would you take five minutes and fill out a quick listener survey - thanks so much!... Read more →