Karen Eriksson-Lee

About Karen Eriksson-Lee

Karen Eriksson-Lee is a Special Education Counselor for Seton Home Study, a Catholic curriculum used by families and schools around the world. She holds a Bachelor of Science for Dance with a Minor in Psychology from Shenandoah University, and a Master of Education and Curriculum from Shippensburg University. Eriksson-Lee is the Founder and Artistic Director of the Northern Virginia Academy of Ballet since 1987, and was on faculty at the world-renowned Central PA youth Ballet from 2006 to 2016 under the Artistic Direction of the late Marcia Dale Weary. She is the proud mother of three children, Nastassia, Alexander, and Marlene; mother-in-law to Garrett; and grandmother to sweet little Nolan Michael.

Walking through Mud

How to Find Joy in Your Suffering with the Sorrowful Mysteries

Thirteen years ago, life changed dramatically for me and my children, then 10, 8, and 6. It’s the year I started walking through mud up to my neck. You know that feeling, right? It’s hard to get out of bed, to do once easy routine chores . . … [Read more...]