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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.

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...

10 Diverse Picture Books You Need

Several years ago, I was in a packed auditorium listening to one of my favorite teachers and reading advocates, Donalynn Miller. I was taking notes on early childhood reading statistics, picture books I needed...

5 Ways to Celebrate the New School Year, No Matter How it’s Starting

A new school year encompasses every feeling—the excitement of new friendships, the nerves of meeting a new teacher, the sadness of summer ending, the hope of what could be this year as we all...

Introducing Kristin Hundt… An Okemos Mom

Thank you so much for this opportunity to share my voice. Respectfully, Kristin Hundt Teacher. Learner. Global Citizen. An email signature—a small thing that can tell a lot about a person. In an instant, you can learn a...