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Tech NeckTech Neck

Pledge: Tech Neck

Well Street

Tech neck is a postural and structural imbalance that has become very common with computers and especially smartphones. Not only does tech neck…

Sat, 04/01/2023
Local crew will harvest your fruit treesLocal crew will harvest your fruit trees

Pledge: Local crew will harvest your fruit trees

Happy Harvesters

We are happy harvesters!

We pledge to glean residential fruits trees with an abundance of fruit. Our goal is to help homeowners reduce…

Wed, 03/22/2023
Loose lips sinks shipsLoose lips sinks ships

Pledge: Loose lips sinks ships


When a small, torn piece of paper fell out of a book I borrowed, I noticed words scribbled in ballpoint pen:

- is it true Is it…

Thu, 02/16/2023
Be a good personBe a good person

Pledge: Be a good person

Well Street

There's a lot that can be packed into what it means to be a good person. In the context of this pledge, my intention is to be and do good for…

Wed, 02/15/2023
Two sides of a coinTwo sides of a coin

Pledge: Two sides of a coin


For those going through a rough patch, when nerves are raw and emotions are strained, when it’s a real “when is this going to be over” situation,…

Thu, 02/09/2023
Younited Front Pledge

Pledge: I won't give up

Wilsons Grave

I dedicate this song to all members of my tribe and to anyone who needs to know I'll have your back. I'll never give up on myself or on you. If…

Tue, 02/07/2023
Be decent and respectfulBe decent and respectful

Pledge: Be decent and respectful

Wilsons Grave

I’ve been keeping to myself lately, being the loner, thinking a lot, wondering if anything I do, say, or think ever makes a difference. Anyone can…

Thu, 02/02/2023
End my day with gratitudeEnd my day with gratitude

Pledge: End my day with gratitude


I support and follow Well Street's commitment by pledging to end my day with gratitude as well.

I mentioned in my comment to Well Street's…

Thu, 02/02/2023
I pledge to end each day with gratitudeI pledge to end each day with gratitude

Pledge: I pledge to end each day with gratitude

Well Street

Taking a few minutes at the end of each day to write down and think about what I have to be grateful for sounds like a good use of my time and an…

Thu, 02/02/2023
Younited Front Pledge

Pledge: Conscious Deep Breathing

Present Valley

I am pledging that every day I will set aside a minimum of 5 minutes for some deep conscious breathing.

Tue, 01/31/2023

Pledge: Possibilities

Present Valley

Every year I choose a word to focus on as a theme for the year. This year it is "possibilities."

I pledge to the best of my ability…

Mon, 01/30/2023
I won't chase squirrels I won't chase squirrels

Pledge: I won't chase squirrels


I pledge not to chase squirrels when my mom is taking me for a walk.

Even though they chatter and taunt me, I know I shouldn't go after…

Thu, 01/19/2023
To our City FoundersTo our City Founders

Pledge: To our City Founders


As our world faces a deepening existential crisis on multiple fronts, together we can establish a new kind of social safety net, a new culture for…

Tue, 01/10/2023
Sweet cravingsSweet cravings

Pledge: Sweet cravings


If I can make a pledge to let something go, it should be the voice in my head that craves sweets and constantly eggs me on. Not sure how to get…

Fri, 12/30/2022
Time wasted in the past and future.Time wasted in the past and future.

Pledge: Time wasted in the past and future.

Well Street

As part of the Let It Go! event, I pledge to diligently work toward spending more time in the present moment. This means less time and energy…

Fri, 12/30/2022
Conscious listeningConscious listening

Pledge: Conscious listening


I pledge to rein in my mind and be fully present to what another is saying in the moment.

When I'm having a conversation, I sometimes let…

Fri, 12/30/2022
Younited Front Pledge

Pledge: Let go of the need to know.


To participate in the "Let it go" event I decided to make a meaningful pledge, but I suspect it may not be easy to stick with.

When I meet…

Fri, 12/30/2022
Remaining cheerfulRemaining cheerful

Pledge: Remaining cheerful


I pledge to remain cheerful and refuse negativity.

Here are a couple of steps I have taken to help me stay in a more positive headspace: I…

Tue, 12/27/2022
Younited Front Pledge

Pledge: Believe in things

Wilsons Grave

In the movie Miracle on 34th Street, Valentine Davies says, "Faith is believing in things when common sense tells you not to."

I pledge to…

Sat, 12/24/2022
Putting my best self forwardPutting my best self forward

Pledge: Putting my best self forward


I pledge to give my best self to myself, my family, my friends, and those I may not know. Asking myself, am I being my best self right now, and if…

Wed, 12/21/2022
Move into a more positive worldMove into a more positive world

Pledge: Move into a more positive world


It’s been said that everything in the world has its positive and negative side. On the up side, social media brought us a new way to socialize,…

Wed, 12/07/2022
Choosing good newsChoosing good news

Pledge: Choosing good news


I pledge to take time to find positive news rather than settling for the doomsday headlines that flood my feed.

I like to stay somewhat…

Wed, 09/28/2022
Listening, really listening...Listening, really listening...

Pledge: Listening, really listening...


I pledge to work on my mindfulness when listening. It's too easy to get distracted and half-listen. I pledge to be aware of my thought process,…

Fri, 08/19/2022
Appreciate the momentAppreciate the moment

Pledge: Appreciate the moment


I pledge to pay attention to the moment. Too often I find my mind re-hashing things from the past; woulda, shoulda, coulda. Or jumping to…

Fri, 08/19/2022
Younited Front Pledge

Pledge: I pledge to get more exercise


Summer is here and there are so many things to do outside! Swimming at the beach or a pool, hiking, biking, or just walking around and exploring…

Sun, 07/10/2022