Kristen lives in Evanston, Illinois and is the proud parent of Ayla (6) and Merrick (3). Since becoming a parent she has developed an ever-growing passion for the health of her family and as a founder of MightyNest has extended that goal to include helping others learn about issues related to healthy, non-toxic living.

# of kids/ages: 2 kids ages 6 and 3

Career: Formerly an elementary school teacher, then graphic designer.  Currently mama and co-founder of MightyNest.

Craving: Anything with fresh mint (could be a mojito, could be salad, could be ice cream)

Personal Style: currently, i would have to say it's whatever is clean

Healthy and Green must-have: my life factory glass water bottle and LuSa Organics lip balm

Guilty pleasure: a good book and a latte at Brothers K Coffee House.

Last meal you cooked: kale and chickpea curry

Manifesto: Live Mighty! (and breathe deeply)

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