My new strategy to facilitate home sharing with people who like each other is hosting potluck gatherings in my home. Eight of us can sit in my cute but tiny apartment and eat from plates on our laps–maybe 9 with my “new” rocking chair. It’s cozy alright. I live in a 4th floor walkup so guests … Continue reading Home sharing strategy: potluck gatherings
The annual On the Table event this year is Tuesday, May 10th. Housing is a concern for most people, so let’s talk about home sharing – a sociable, economical solution. Let’s meet at 6 p.m. at the delicious and affordable Hala In Lakeview, 2852 North Clark Street. The restaurant can accommodate up to 24 people. Extra bonus: … Continue reading On the Table – Let’s Talk About Home Sharing
Years ago, considering my next career move, I weighed looking for another job as an office manager or pursuing my passion to make a difference in housing. Managing an office is relatively easy but it no longer interests me. Millions of people can do it, many better than me. If I spent my life energy … Continue reading New Community Vision’s Exciting, Uncharted Path for Housing
Living with others can improve your health by promoting a healthful lifestyle including food choices. If you indulge, do so with your housemates and everyone will be healthier and satisfied!
I am delighted to report genuine progress on my quest for New Community Vision to live up to its potential as the viable resource for home sharing that we desperately need. Our new mission statement — Facilitating home sharing with people who like each other captures our vision and passion. Being inside the struggle of … Continue reading NCV Making Solid Progress
Like millions of of others, I’m looking to move. I relish the thought of sharing a home with people that I enjoy. These are the features and qualities that I’m looking for, which seem reasonable, achievable, and perhaps Utopian, but not impossible.