Christine Boyd Miller, PhD is a writer, anthropologist, permaculturist, and mother. She received her doctorate degree in anthropology from American University. She is a regular contributor to Mindful Soul Center magazine and was a guest co-host of the first two episodes of the YOU HERE NOW podcast. An East Coast transplant, she lives in Northern California. When she's not writing or practicing yoga, she spends her time frolicking in the redwoods with her son, hula hooping, cooking, and helping her husband tend to their garden and bees.