Jen Schwartz

Jen Schwartz is a joy seeker/sharer living in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Made mostly of heart, she is a believer in the power of gratitude and lover of the (extra)ordinary. Jen is in training to be a community choir/song leader and is particularly passionate about people, connection, words, and song—and how those things can change the world when combined.  A former staff member at Elephant Journal, you’ll often find Jen correcting grammar in things publicly displayed, thanking the sun for shining, or pointing out lyric references in everyday conversation. Connect with Jen on Facebook or her website.

Latest from Jen Schwartz

August 14, 2019

21 “Secrets” to a Happy Life (According to Elephant’s Readers).

December 31, 2018

7 Snippets of Shared Wisdom that Inspire the Heck out of Me.

December 4, 2018

The Universe’s Kitchen. {Poem}

November 19, 2018

This TED Talk just kicked me in the Butt.

June 21, 2018

A Love Affair with my Local Library.

June 20, 2018

The Multi-Part {Teachable} Song that gives me Hope.

January 29, 2018

3 Small ways to set a Mindful tone for the Day.

December 8, 2017

This Baby Boomer’s Comedy Songs are going Viral—and I’m Obsessed.

November 30, 2017

The Best Gift that isn’t Presents. {Poem}

October 31, 2017

Wings {Poem}.

March 28, 2017

Our Snapshot Minds. {Poem}

January 13, 2017

The 12-Month Mindful Challenge.

January 3, 2017

Find out What Makes Your Heart Sing.

December 28, 2016

A Reminder to Leave a Little Bit of Love Everywhere we Go.

December 28, 2016

Five Tools that Helped me Let my Secret Out.