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  2. 2 do nothing moment 01:09
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  3. 3 the leader in me 03:19 Lyrics
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  4. 4 colors (2014 remix) 02:38 Lyrics
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  5. 5 gotta lotta happy 02:21 Lyrics
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  6. 6 how to be a cloud 02:45 Lyrics
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  7. 7 roller coaster 03:09 Lyrics
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  8. 8 the mixing bowl 02:45 Lyrics
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  9. 9 dance for the sun 02:48 Info
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Fireflies Yoga on PBS39

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A Little Kindness 

I have a brand new track to share! The simple and sweet “Kindness Mantra.” It's just right for kids, especially young ones, who love simple, repeated melodies, and is perfect for yoga, sleepytime, or savasana. A group of children’s yoga teachers joins me in singing on this one; we recorded them at last November’s Kids Yoga Conference.The lyrics are below. It's my gift to you, just today--please let me know what you think! 

“I can breathe in light, and breathe out love 
I can breathe in peace, and breathe…

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"Open Your Heart" video with Laurie Berkner! 


I had SO MUCH FUN making this video with my friend--and kids' music superstar--Laurie Berkner. We met back when I saw that she was playing a solo holiday show in my town, and I reached out--I love to collaborate--would she like any harmonies or violin to back her up? We had a great time on stage that day--I sang harmonies on a few songs (including one she asked me to sing just at soundcheck, I'd never heard it in my life...), and I played fiddle on her classic "I Really Love to Dance."

A few months later I…Read more

Dance for the Sun 2.0!  Podcast

Actually, the official title is "Dance for the Sun: 2015 Remix," but you get the idea. Nearly ten years ago, when I released my first album, Dance for the Sun: Yoga Songs for Kids, I had no idea how much the title song would be used by kids' yoga teachers far and wide as a fun, musical way to teach sun salutations. I love going to an event like the National Kids' Yoga Conference, asking how many teachers use this song, and seeing tons of hands go up!

The original version was created back when I was…Read more

Mindful Moments for Kids! 


RELEASE DAY!
It's always so much fun when I can finally share what's been cooking behind the scenes for months and months. Maybe you’ve been following the countdown on social media--we've had fabulous blogger partners reviewing this new CD and giving away a free Mindful Moment for the past ten days--and release day is finally here! I'm really proud of this one: I’ve been working with children, yoga, music and mindfulness for a decade now, and it all comes together in this new album out today: Mindful… Read more

Rainy-Day Recess: Bring on the YOGA 


I recently did my first in-service presentation on mindfulness and yoga to the entire faculty at a local elementary school. I hadn't done this before, but I have a great relationship with the school, and was asked to do it by the principal. She's incredibly open to new ideas, and is trying like hell, under tough circumstances, to improve her students' lives. 

So, drawing on a decade of my own experience, plus compelling research I learned at The National Kids' Yoga conference, I began by presenting a case…

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What is it? 
30 simple, quick ways to help children de-stress, calm down and focus!
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Winner of Parents' Choice Gold Award!

"Every household with small children needs this CD!" 
-Creative Mom Blog
 
 "Kira's calm voice captivates our students, and her kid-friendly imagery helps kids focus and self-regulate. The exercises make them feel content, safe, and connected to their classmates, and the positive messages coordinate with concepts we are teaching the youngest of students." 
-Nicole Keane, school counselor,
Walnut Ridge Primary School

 

“Mindful Moments is an amazing collection of minute-long exercises to relax and calm your body and mind. The kiddos are obsessed with these moments and they are fantastic for winter days!”
 -Mommy Makes Time  

come see us live! 2016

  • In the studio with @laurieberknerband, putting some violin and vocal tracks down on her upcoming record!
#musicforkids #violin #kindie
    In the studio with @laurieberknerband, putting some violin and vocal tracks down on her upcoming record! #musicforkids #violin #kindie
  • At today's Rockin' Yoga assembly, we got the chant of "One more song! One more song!" at the end...alas, our time was up! 
#kidsyoga #mindfulmomentsforkids #rockinyoga #elementaryschool #assembly #kindergarten #mindfulmoments #onemoresong
    At today's Rockin' Yoga assembly, we got the chant of "One more song! One more song!" at the end...alas, our time was up! #kidsyoga #mindfulmomentsforkids #rockinyoga #elementaryschool #assembly #kindergarten #mindfulmoments #onemoresong
  • Sweet batch of thank you notes from students I played for in Chicago. 
The kicker, in this one: "I like you because you look like my aunt." #kidsyoga #mindfulmoments #kindergarten #rockinyoga
    Sweet batch of thank you notes from students I played for in Chicago. The kicker, in this one: "I like you because you look like my aunt." #kidsyoga #mindfulmoments #kindergarten #rockinyoga
  • Tonight on PBS 39! FOCUS will air a piece on my work with kids and music, movement and mindfulness. The wonderful reporter Grover Silcox was extremely thorough: he asked thoughtful questions—and really listened to the answers—and talked to teachers, principals, kids, and me, to get all perspectives. I can’t wait to see the segment. Hope you can tune in! 
7:30 PM EST. Channel 39 in Eastern PA and Western New Jersey. Woo-hoo! 
#yogaforkids#kids#kidsyoga
#yoga#mindfulness#pbs#
#children#pbskids#school
#elementary#mindfulmoments
#kindergarten#teach#inspire

@pbs39
    Tonight on PBS 39! FOCUS will air a piece on my work with kids and music, movement and mindfulness. The wonderful reporter Grover Silcox was extremely thorough: he asked thoughtful questions—and really listened to the answers—and talked to teachers, principals, kids, and me, to get all perspectives. I can’t wait to see the segment. Hope you can tune in! 7:30 PM EST. Channel 39 in Eastern PA and Western New Jersey. Woo-hoo! #yogaforkids#kids#kidsyoga #yoga#mindfulness#pbs# #children#pbskids#school #elementary#mindfulmoments #kindergarten#teach#inspire @pbs39
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