A modern bridge between the mainstream and the mystical, Annie Burnside, M.Ed., is a soul nurturer, author, public speaker and teacher specializing in conscious relationships and spiritual development. Burnside received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from DePauw University and her Masters degree in Education from DePaul University. She taught fourth and fifth grades in Evanston, Illinois before becoming a full-time stay-at-home mom and soul nurturer to her three children now aged sixteen, fourteen and twelve. She created a spiritual support practice in 2005.
SOUL TO SOUL PARENTING: A Guide to Raising a Spiritually Conscious Family is Burnside's first book and won the 2011 Nautilus Silver Book Award in the Family/Parenting Category, the 2011 Next Generation Indie Gold Book Award in the Spirituality Category, and a 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Finalist in the Parenting Category
Parents yearning for ways to inspire deeper meaning in their family's busy lives will find a wealth of insight and user-friendly suggestions in the new book, SOUL TO SOUL PARENTING: A Guide to Raising a Spiritually Conscious Family (Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing, June 2010).
It's both a guidebook with a wide-ranging "toolbox" of ideas and activities and a remarkable chronicle of one family's spiritual journey.