Kirstie MacLeod

Kirstie MacLeod is a homeschooling mama of three and wife to an amazing video game programmer. She is a writer and musician with a particular love for Scottish fiddling. She loves history, science, and getting to know all sorts of people. Most of all she loves Jesus and the crazy life adventures He takes her on, constantly surprising her with His humor, goodness, and extravagant love.

Name: Kirstie MacLeod

North Carolina

Age: 38

Occupation: Homeschool mom, writer, musician

Age of Children: 11, 8 and 4

Family: 2 older sisters

Hobbies: Scottish fiddling, hiking, reading, gardening, and drawing

Currently Reading: The King’s Shadow by Elizabeth Alder, Grace Based Parenting by Dr Tim Kimmel, You Are Not Your Brain by Jeffrey M Schwartz

Fascinated By: How the brain works, uses of wild plants, geneaology

Favorite Food: garlic and chocolate (not at the same time)

Born: San Francisco, CA

Raised: Clinton, NJ

Education: BA in Music from the University of Rhode Island

Pet Peeve: Selfishness

Dream: to backpack through Norway’s forests and fjords with my nature sketchbook and fiddle in hand!

Current Favorite Quote: “He drew me up from the pit of destruction, out of the miry bog, and set my feet upon a rock, making my steps secure.” -Psalm 40:2

Websites: www.kirstiemacleod.net