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5 Delicious Recipes Your Neighbors Will Love
Especially if you live in a private community or tight-knit neighborhood, getting to know your neighbors can bring a lot more joy into your daily life...

5 Delicious Recipes Your Neighbors Will Love

Especially if you live in a private community or tight-knit neighborhood, getting to know your neighbors can bring a lot more joy into your daily life. When your neighbors know and like you, you feel supported, included and respected in your community—allowing you to further enjoy the place you call home.

But unfortunately, getting to know your neighbors can be a perplexing task. What’s the best way to initiate conversations? How do you ensure that you make a great first impression? There’s various approaches you can use, but one thing you can do is offer them free, delicious food!

Food is something we all love, need and bond over. For that reason, most of your neighbors will appreciate any free and tasty treats you willingly provide. Food also acts as a great conversation starter, which can help you create valuable friendships throughout your community. If you’re not sure what to cook or bake for your neighbors, we’ve picked out some of the most irresistible recipes for you:

Baked Spicy Chicken Tacos
Have you ever heard of “Taco Tuesday”? Well soon, your neighbors will! Every
Tuesday, whip up some of these easy-to-make, delicious baked spicy chicken tacos and invite your neighbors and friends over. Hosting a weekly event at your home with free and flavorful food will surely encourage your neighbors to stop by and get to know you. This will also motivate them to interact with you and each other on a regular basis!

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad
When chicken Caesar salad meets pasta salad, it’s a match made in Heaven. The main ingredients in this recipe are savory grilled chicken, hearty Penne pasta, fresh greens, creamy Caesar dressing, and shaved Parmesan cheese. Whether you’re going to a neighborhood potluck or hosting a backyard barbecue, this dish will truly be a people-pleaser. The best part: It can be served warm or cold, so you don’t need to worry about keeping it at a certain temperature.

No Bake Death By Chocolate Protein Bars
If you’re a golfer or gym-goer looking for some like-minded fitness friends, pass out some of these healthy, protein-packed snacks the next time you visit your community golf course or gym. Along with providing extra fuel, these protein bars will satisfy those chocolate cravings that we all secretly possess. These bars are also vegan, dairy free, gluten free, and sugar free—so everyone will be able to enjoy them!


This isn’t just any guacamole recipe. With a 5-star rating based on over 3,700
reviews and a feature in Allrecipes Magazine, this guacamole is likely the most appetizing and addicting of them all. And considering that guacamole is already such a beloved side dish, your neighbors will certainly love this popular version of it. Guacamole makes a great shareable poolside snack, and it’s the perfect side dish for any neighborhood party. Just don’t forget the tortilla chips!

Marbled Cream Cheese Brownies
If you’re hosting an evening event at your home for your neighbors, such as a book club or movie night, prepare some of these mouth-watering marbled cream cheese brownies for your guests. They may sound complicated, but all you need to do is swirl a mixture of cream cheese, sugar, egg and vanilla into a classic brownie batter. Along with tasting delicious, these brownies will welcome visitors into your home with sweet smells of rich chocolate.

No matter which recipe you choose to make for your neighbors, they will appreciate the tasty gesture and enjoy being around you. And if you live in a private community like Terravita, building these relationships with your neighbors will be a highly rewarding experience. So if you want to experience the benefits of bonding with your neighbors, get to the kitchen and start cooking!