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Hey Neighbor

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Hey Neighbor is a podcast about home, love and friendship hosted by entertaining expert Cyd Converse, founder of lifestyle and home decor site The Sweetest Occasion. Each week we explore how opening up your home, your life and your heart by making someone dinner or inviting them over for a party can actually change your life. This podcast is intended to inspire you to create those kinds of moments in your own lives, to encourage you to engage in more real and honest conversations, and to share Cyd's passion around her belief that when you allow yourself to be radically open-hearted and open-minded, beautiful things are possible. Join us for recipes, cocktails, party planning tips and stories to inspire a beautiful life.

Hey Neighbor is a podcast about home, love and friendship hosted by entertaining expert Cyd Converse, founder of lifestyle and home decor site The Sweetest Occasion. Each week we explore how opening up your home, your life and your heart by making someone dinner or inviting them over for a party can actually change your life. This podcast is intended to inspire you to create those kinds of moments in your own lives, to encourage you to engage in more real and honest conversations, and to share Cyd's passion around her belief that when you allow yourself to be radically open-hearted and open-minded, beautiful things are possible. Join us for recipes, cocktails, party planning tips and stories to inspire a beautiful life.

Location:

United States

Description:

Hey Neighbor is a podcast about home, love and friendship hosted by entertaining expert Cyd Converse, founder of lifestyle and home decor site The Sweetest Occasion. Each week we explore how opening up your home, your life and your heart by making someone dinner or inviting them over for a party can actually change your life. This podcast is intended to inspire you to create those kinds of moments in your own lives, to encourage you to engage in more real and honest conversations, and to share Cyd's passion around her belief that when you allow yourself to be radically open-hearted and open-minded, beautiful things are possible. Join us for recipes, cocktails, party planning tips and stories to inspire a beautiful life.

Language:

English


Episodes

008. Living Through Grief | Grieving In the Time of a Pandemic, Dealing with Loss, Giving Yourself Permission to Feel Pain

5/6/2020
In this mini episode host Cyd Converse discusses grief and what it’s like to be grieving the loss of a loved one during a global pandemic. What happens when you’re already grieving and suddenly life as you know it changes in a completely different way? In this episode, Cyd talks about: To connect with Cyd Converse, click HERE (https://www.instagram.com/thesweetestoccasion/) For show notes, visit thesweetestoccasion.com/category/podcast/

Duration:00:16:11

007. The Beauty of Living with a Multi-Generational Family with Erika Firm | How a Four Generation Family Makes it Work Living Together, The Best Entertaining and Party Hacks and an Ode to a Well Mixed Cocktail

4/29/2020
Welcome to episode 007 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd chats with Erika Firm about the many complexities of living in a four generation household. Erika lives with her husband, 16 year old son, mother and grandmother on Johns Island, South Carolina, just outside out of Charleston. Erika shares about the reasons her family moved cross country from San Diego and the beauty of living in a multi-generational home. In this episode, Cyd and Erika discuss: To check out Erika’s work, visit her website...

Duration:01:10:54

006. Living Through a Pandemic | Staying Connected, Building Community + Supporting Small Businesses

4/22/2020
Welcome to episode 006 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd once again explores the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and what life is like after over 30 days of sheltering in place. Cyd and her husband Bob talk about how they’re celebrating birthdays, working to stay connected to friends and loved ones, and efforts to support their community through the COVID-19 pandemic. Cyd also chats with her friend Samantha Finigan, co-owner of Gus & Ruby Letterpress, to discuss how the pandemic is affecting small...

Duration:01:00:40

005. Building a Life You Love + Finding Yourself Again with Carolynn Lemke | Making Lemonade After Being Laid Off, Becoming a Runner, and Blossoming in Motherhood

4/15/2020
Welcome to episode 005 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd chats with her friend Carolynn about how losing her job after the financial crisis in 2008 led to major career changes and ultimately making lemonade from lemons. They also talk about how Carolynn never considered herself an athlete, but after becoming a mom started a kickboxing class that ultimately led her to running a marathon and training for triathlons. This episode is about moving with the punches, evolving through big life changes,...

Duration:01:01:00

004. A Mostly Long Distance Marriage + Blended Family Life | A Chat with Cyd’s Husband Bob

4/8/2020
Welcome to episode 004 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd sits down with her husband Bob to chat about how they met, what it’s like when one spouse travels extendedly for work, staying connected in a long distance relationship, parenting, family life as a blended family, and their shared love for entertaining. In this episode, Cyd and Bob discuss: To connect with Cyd Converse, click HERE For show notes, visit thesweetestoccasion.com/category/podcast/

Duration:00:39:36

003. Living Through a Pandemic | The Early Weeks of COVID-19 in the United States

4/1/2020
Welcome to episode 003 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd checks in with a few friends to see how everyone is holding up during this unique time in history. This episode is slightly more journalistic in nature, intended to capture a glimpse of what’s happening during what is proving to be a monumental moment in time. In this episode, Cyd and guests discuss: The current state of things in the pandemic epicenter, New York CityWhat’s happening elsewhere in upstate New York and South FloridaHow people...

Duration:01:22:20

002. Owning Your Own Joy with Rachel Mae Smith | Finding Color and Joy in Every Day, Embracing Color in Home Decor, Chasing Big Dreams and Planning a Wedding.

4/1/2020
Welcome to episode 002 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd and Rachel Mae Smith catch up and talk about love, breakups, moving cross country without a plan, Rachel’s signature bright pink hair (and what the upkeep is really like), how to infuse your life with more color and joy, and living your best life honestly and without apology. In this episode, Cyd and Rachel discuss: Rachel’s journey to becoming an author and full time blogger atthecraftedlife.comThe life changing magic of a much needed...

Duration:01:00:51

001. An Introduction to Cyd Converse with Alex Hazard | Getting Started Blogging, Why a Podcast and Why the Name Hey Neighbor?

4/1/2020
Welcome to episode 001 of Hey Neighbor where Cyd is interviewed by her friend and television lifestyle host, Alex Hazard of ABC50. Alex flips the script by acting as guest host and interviews Cyd about how she got her start in blogging, why she was inspired to start a podcast and how the name Hey Neighbor came about. In this episode, Cyd and Alex discuss: How Cyd started blogging back in 2008 and turned it into a careerCyd’s grandmother and how she inspired Cyd’s blog, The Sweetest...

Duration:00:22:41

Welcome to Hey Neighbor

3/5/2020
Hey Neighbor is a podcast about home, love and friendship hosted by entertaining expert Cyd Converse, founder of lifestyle and home decor site The Sweetest Occasion. Each week we explore how opening up your home, your life and your heart by making someone dinner or inviting them over for a party can actually change your life. This podcast is intended to inspire you to create those kinds of moments in your own lives, to encourage you to engage in more real and honest conversations, and to...

Duration:00:02:26