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Radio interview

I had the opportunity to be interviewed today by Leanne on Southern Fm 88.3. We chatted about spirituality, mindfulness for children, study and even how parents can help children navigate the complex world of social media.   Kristen Hobby Advertisements

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Welcome 2014!

Well the holiday season is finally over and we begin a new year. For many of us we look at this moment as a time to hit restart and turn over a new leaf. I’d like to encourage you to … Continue reading

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A question of safety.

A couple of months ago, I led a silent week-long retreat and I got to thinking about creating safe and nurturing environments for people. Retreatants arrive not knowing each other or the leaders. What do I need to do to … Continue reading

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You are enough

A friend sent me a poem this week with an interesting title. It was called “Dayenu”. It is a Hebrew word which is loosely translated it is enough. It was a well timed poem because I have been thinking about … Continue reading

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Resilience

  It may not be that resilience is elusive, but that it is invisible. What if it is something that you feel, but you can’t describe? What if resilience is something that happens, but you can’t see? What if resilience … Continue reading

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Only children

I know I’m in the minority but I love having an only child. It took me a long time to be ready to have any children and then I really only wanted one girl. I was lucky enough to have … Continue reading

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moments of deep gratitude

Have you ever had one of those moments of deep gratitude? You look around at wherever you are or whoever you are with and are suddenly filled with such overwhelming feelings of thankfulness. In earlier posts I mentioned how my … Continue reading

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