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Jan 12 2017

CTLP Ep 23- Cultivating Your Mama Culture with Brandy Vencel

Today MacKenzie is chatting about Mother Culture with the lovely Brandy Vencel of the Afterthoughts Blog. While the term “Mother Culture” was coined by Charlotte Mason, the concept applies to ALL moms – not just homeschool moms! The first mention of Mother Culture was in The Parent’s Review (a Charolette Mason magazine) in the Late 1800’s. So, what… Read more…

Oct 18 2016

Learning to Fill up your Reserves

Physical and mental exhaustion is something I am far too familiar with. Especially over the last year with starting CTL and my husband working almost constantly, a girl can just get plumb worn out! Now, I wouldn’t change a thing about it. I am so blessed and thankful for my amazing family…but that doesn’t change… Read more…

Aug 25 2016

CTLP Ep17 – 5 Things I Plan & Prep for a New School Year

Well, here she is, my first solo show of Season 2!  If you didn’t already hear, the plan for this year is to do a new interview and a new solo show each month this year and in the solo shows I will be focusing on just one topic to help with cultivating loveliness in… Read more…

Jan 24 2016

Project Cultivate- An Introduction

You can listen to the audio version of this blogpost right here! Alright ladies, this idea has been stirring around in my head for quite some time, and honestly, I have posts that I truly could have written since the beginning of the year but all the while I have felt like I couldn’t because… Read more…

Nov 10 2015

CTLP Episode 001: Introduction with MacKenzie Monroe!

What!?  That’s right!  It’s HERE!!  Cultivating the Lovely- The Podcast is finally out there for all to hear.  It takes a couple of days to upload to the big players (such as iTunes and Stitcher) so you’re hearing it here first! In this short inaugural episode, I sat down and just explained where the idea… Read more…

Oct 31 2015

Just Released- FREE Savor & Establish Philippians Bible Study!!

Ladies, I’m positively giddy to be releasing this Bible Study today!  It has been such a labor of love and I am so looking forward to studying it with all of you on Periscope through the month of November. (What’s that you say?  You haven’t heard of The Cultivating the Lovely Show on Periscope?  Well,… Read more…

Aug 26 2015

Wow! So Much Happening on Periscope!

Goodness gracious!  My days have quickly become full as my periscope channel has been exploding!  I absolutely love this platform and the community that is growing on it.  I truly feel in my element and adore being able to bring ladies alongside me in my daily life.  If you aren’t aware of what is currently… Read more…