Simply put, we teach various elements of slow living to equip you in living your best life.
"There are few that I know in life and business quite like Liana and Mike. Both in their creative and business pursuits, they possess a unique gift in being able to not only understand the subject matter, but become experts in it. I’ve invited them both to speak at a number of events and on a number of different subjects, and one thing remains consistent - they can take complicated subjects and teach in a way that’s easy to understand and fun. I’ve loved watching Liana and Mike grow their family and businesses over the years. They've truly created a life that is passionate, intentionally slow, and meaningful."
The following in-person consultations & group classes are available locally in the Atlanta and North Georgia Area.
Local to the Atlanta / North Georgia area? Interested in learning about natural solutions for your health and home? Our introductory course is jam-packed with helpful information about using essential oils, whole food vitamins, supplements, and plant-based products versus petroleum-based products for you personally as well as for your home. You will be able to sample doTERRA products first-hand and there will be plenty of time for Q&As and to dialogue about your specific goals. This class is best suited for 8 to 30 attendees and lasts about 2 hours. Interested in hosting or co-hosting a class? Simply click here to let us know your preferences...
Local to the Atlanta / North Georgia area? Interested in growing some of your own food in your own gorgeous and edible Kitchen Garden? During your Kitchen Garden Consultation, we will explore the ideal placement and layout for your garden, discuss options for the best type of materials for your style and budget, and answer questions you have about starting your own Kitchen Garden. After the meeting, Liana will provide a customized plan and basic garden design sketch based on your particular tastes and goals along with information for installing the garden yourself, having our contractors do it for you, or a hybrid approach.
Local to the Atlanta / North Georgia area? Book your local Garden & Party class now! This class is a hands-on delightful mix of learning some basics about kitchen gardens as well as enjoying a homemade meal together! Various themed parties available to choose from such as 1) Herbs to Table 2) The Italian Garden Party 3) Soil Blocks + Salads . Classes are best suited to groups of 8 to 16 people, however we are happy to put together a custom class for smaller or larger parties as well as cater our offerings to corporate lunch-and-learns, birthday parties, etc. Interested in hosting a class? Simply click here to let us know your preferences...
Local to the Atlanta / North Georgia area!? Book this in-person class for your next lunch-and-learn, birthday party, couples event, girls- or guys- get together! Meet & Produce is a hands-on class producing your own work of art or practical gift! Currently we are only taking bookings for our "Leatherwork - Personalized Small Goods" course however we may open up other topics (letterpress, CNC woodwork, etc) in 2020. Classes are best suited to groups of 8 to 16 people however we are happy to accommodate smaller or larger groups with some modifications. Interested in hosting a class? Simply click here to let us know your preferences...
We are excited to offer a number of our courses online now! Learn from anywhere in the word, when it's convenient to you!
COMING MAY 2019! Interested in growing some of your own food in your delicious and gorgeous Kitchen Garden!? A four-part series on how to create your own Kitchen Garden from planning and building to planting and beyond. This practical approach to Kitchen Gardens includes lessons on: planning location, sourcing materials, building instructions, prepping the ground and pathways, the ideal garden soil mixture, irrigation options, planting plans, tips and advice on the most commonly grown plants in Southern Kitchen Gardens including fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers. As a BONUS you'll get lessons on how to actually USE what you grow with recipes, prep, and storage tips. PLUS, you will receive FREE access to our private online FB group where Liana will do monthly Q&A sessions and you'll have access to share kitchen garden questions, wins, and photos as you progress through the course and beyond!
COMING FALL 2019! Dare to Live Slow is a course focused on practical steps to embrace slow living. We cover the six elements of slow living: Personal Health, Home Health, Strong Foundations, Real Food (together), DIY + Garden Therapy, and Connecting in Real Life. You'll learn not just from Mike + Liana but also guest experts. New videos are released each week as well as supporting downloads and weekly challenges. You may follow along or you can go at your own pace as you'll have lifetime access to this course! Included as a bonus is access to the private online Dare to Live Slow Facebook Community and FB live Q&A chats! Whether you embrace one, a few, or ALL of the slow living principals and challenges, we hope this course will be a great guide and support network for your slow living journey!! Interested in being the first to know when the Dare to Live Slow Course is open for enrollment? Click here to fill out the form.
COMING JANUARY 2020! This is our flagship course - Business Boot Camp - reformatted, refined, and available online soon! After teaching this course across the USA and abroad, we've expanded our experience and case studies to include not just service-based businesses but ALSO cottage food operators, MLMs, local makers, and product-based businesses! This 8-week course includes weekly videos, assignments, and access to our private Business With Intention FB group where you'll also be able to chat with others going through the course, collaborate, and ask questions. Liana will host weekly Q&A sessions during the 8 weeks to help you stay on track. Have you already attended this course in-person between 2006 and 2018? You're eligible to join our BETA Group in 2019! Interested in joining the Beta Group or being the FIRST to know when enrollment opens for the January 2020 course? Simply click here and fill out the form!
Interested in learning about natural solutions for your health and home? Our introductory course is jam-packed with helpful information about using essential oils, whole food vitamins, supplements, and plant-based products versus petroleum-based products for your health and home. Simply click here to register.
Our Essential Oil Boot Camp is available to our DoTERRA Wholesale Customers as well as Wellness Advocates on our team. We have been using Essential Oils for 12+ years and are excited to share a series of lessons on how to best use essential oils and other natural alternatives for your health and in your home. You'll take a more in-depth look at the top ten essential oils, oil safety and how to best use oils, how to make your own blends at home, how to replace harsh chemicals in your home with natural alternatives using natural ingredients and essential oils instead, and much more. Want to get started? Click here to get your kit and we automatically grant you exclusive access to the Essential Oil Boot Camp around the same time your DoTERRA arrives at your doorstep!
Hi we are Mike and Liana Hall and family, great to meet you!! We have been married TEN years and our slow living story has unfolded during this time.
When we met, Liana was deep into a career as a destination wedding photographer, speaker, and educator. She's been teaching Business Boot Camps in the US and abroad for 15 years. When I asked her father for her hand in marriage, he gave his blessing and said "I hope you can get her to slow down from this super fast-pace life!" Thinking back on that now, it was the start of our Slow Living journey!
While Liana is the "dreamer," I'm very much the "doer" and like to think up ways to improve upon processes and actually make projects happen in the best way possible. Among other businesses we've worked on together, we've grown a handmade leather goods business from the ground up in the past 7 years, and I guess you can call me the "lead craftsmen."
Liana calls me "Mike the Maker Man" so I've coined her the "Kitchen Garden Gal" based on her obsessions with just that.
When we're not chasing our four young kids around, having family dance parties, and digging in the garden dirt out back... we're usually breaking bread with friends and family or doing some creative project with our hands.
We are passionate about sharing what we've learned these past 10+ years...whether it be about creating intentional spaces in your home, choosing natural solutions over conventional ones, connecting in real life over REAL food, creating something with your own two hands, growing a little of your own food, or most importantly building strong foundations... we're here to help! - Mike
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