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Kristin Hundt

Kristin Hundt is a fervent teacher, learner, and global citizen. Spending more than twelve years as a middle school teacher, she is currently taking a leave from the classroom to explore her passions and stay at home with her children. She is a world-traveler in training, writer, music and photography enthusiast, and semi-professional book pusher. Kristin loves nothing more than to go on 'adventures' with her husband and four young boys learning about and serving the world around them.

Celebrate Picture Book Month at Any Age

It’s bedtime- baths have been done, teeth have been brushed, pajamas are on. Twilight is creeping in. I sit on one of my son’s beds and four little bodies gather around. My boys know...

Random Acts of Kindness Day

The middle of winter is challenging. The magic of the holidays is long over. Sometimes there are days or weeks where we don't see much of the sun; it feels dark all the time....

An Alternative to the Forced Apology

Recently, my children were playing with their cousins in our basement. There was sharing, taking turns, and general harmony. But, inevitably, something happened. I heard one of my sons yell, “I said stop!” Then,...

Save Your Summer Sanity With A Quiet Time

Summer encompasses all the feels- magical moments watching your children swim in a pool together, taking family bike rides, maybe adventuring in a new place. There is more sunlight, warmth, bbqs, and celebrations. Summer...

Little Dates With Your Kids: The Raisin

My fingers pulled the door shut in the last of my four sons' bedrooms and I tiptoed into my room. I sat on the bed reflecting on the past day. I recounted the moments-...

Helping Siblings Get Along

I could hear it- the escalation of voices going back and forth. As the arguing grew closer to yelling, I felt a tenseness in the air. I began tiptoeing to where two of my...

Celebrate International Women’s Day With Your Sons

International Women’s Day is March 8th and began in 1911. This global celebration honors the political, social, economical, and cultural achievements of women. It is also a day of action: to support women-owned businesses...

Books to Read to Start 2021 Off Right

I have no idea what 2021 will bring.  Usually I spend a lot of time at the end of a year reflecting, goal setting, and making intentions for what’s next. To be honest, I just...

Give Your Time, Talent, and Treasure this Holiday Season

I sat staring at my computer screen. There were tabs open from Amazon, a few local businesses, and some gift lists from a couple mom bloggers. I had begun planning for the holiday season....

Essential Oils for Beginners

Two of the most important jobs I have as a mother are to help keep my family healthy and safe both physically and mentally. I try to stay updated on the latest brain research...