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Kristine Carlson

Kristine Carlson captivated readers worldwide with her first three bestsellers, "An Hour to Live, An Hour to Love: The True Story of the Best Gift Ever Given", "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff in Love" and "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff for Women." Kristine has continued to share her profound message of empowerment, success, emotional strength and love, as well as how to find self-discovery through loss in her memoir, "heart- broken open." An unyielding believer of living in the moment and finding happiness in life, Kris has been featured on The Today Show, Empowered Living Radio, The View, and The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Her most recent book, 'Heart Broken Open,' is a courageously honest memoir of her personal journey through the depths of grief and mourning after the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband. This powerful book has gained the attention and earned accolades of readers and media across the globe.

As a speaker, Kristine's unparalleled capacity to be transparent, vulnerable and authentic encourages and inspires her audience to be the same. She shares timeless wisdom and practical ideas that invite the audience to experience true freedom; the freedom to love, the freedom to heal, the freedom to overcome, and the freedom to succeed. Kris is at ease in any venue when she has the opportunity to celebrate and discuss the power of the human spirit and help others reconnect with their internal healer.

A dedicated mother to her two daughters and Nana to her wonderful grandson, Kristine prides herself on creating healthy life-long relationships and personal growth. She participates in numerous charities and is deeply committed to spreading her message of love to the world.