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Apr 20 2017

CTL Ep 30- The Hard Parts of Homeschooling with Rebekah Sacran

This episode is sponsored by Jelly Telly. Use code CULTIVATELOVELY to get your first week free and a free downloadable coloring book! This Week on the Show- This week Rebekah and I talked all about the hard parts of homeschooling.  In doing so we wanted to encourage fellow and potential homeschool mamas with the fact that they aren’t alone… Read more…

Feb 9 2017

CTL Ep 25- The Importance of Being in the Word with Heidi St. John

This Episode is brought to You by Prepdish.com/Lovely– Visit them today for your FREE two week trial! You’re in for a real treat – this episode is just PACKED with so much amazing truth and encouragement – you’ll need to listen twice! Heidi St. John is a homeschooling mama of seven who has a passion to teach… Read more…

Nov 29 2016

The December #HeartinHandChallenge is Here!!!

Ladies, this last month of walking through the #heartinhandchallenge with all of you has been SUCH a blessing to me!  Especially during a month that met us with much sickness, it was such a breath of fresh air to be able to open social media and be surrounded by scripture AND all the creativity in… Read more…

Jul 25 2016

I’m Speaking at Encouragement for the Homeschool Mom!

Summer is starting to wind down…and for most of us, that means homeschooling is starting to pick back up! You might be trying to figure out curriculum for this year, making lists and schedules, and trying to figure out how to fit all the activities into your day. You might even be feeling a little… Read more…

Jun 12 2015

On Filling Up in Order to Cultivate the Lovely in Your Life

Over the past few months I have been reading and ruminating over Sally Clarkson’s Own Your Life.  In her book she so very clearly points out that if we expect to pour lovely things out of ourselves then we must fill up on lovely things first. Now, I don’t want this to be confused with our cultural notion… Read more…

Mar 13 2014

Proof of a Bold Year

My goal this year was to be bold with my life and the life of my family. To step up to the plate and do the things I have been wanting to do in the realms of homemaking and mothering. To fully embrace those roles and be present within them. To learn new things and… Read more…

Feb 6 2014

Are You Staying in the Loop with The Bold Year Challenge?

We have lots of info posted here on the blog for The Bold Year Challenge, but the real place to stay up to date and get involved in all the fun discussions is on the Facebook Group! “But,” you’re thinking, “I joined the Facebook group and I haven’t heard a peep out of you ladies!”… Read more…

Jan 23 2014

Grace in the Storm

It's been quiet, huh? Frighteningly quiet from these once lively pages. As many of you know, especially those in The Bold Year Challenge, I got very sick two weeks ago. A flu like I have maybe never had before in my life. A fever that felt more like a ferris wheel ride of death circulating… Read more…

Jan 6 2014

1st Day of The Bold Year Visual Bible Study!

Today is the day! I am so excited to be diving into The Book of Mark with you all starting today! This week we will be reading through and studying Mark 1-5 and I can't wait to see what you all do with your visual Bible Study! Be sure to tag your shared photos with… Read more…

Jan 3 2014

Recap & Links from Today’s Google+ Live Hangout!

Thank you to everyone who came and interacted on the Google+ Hangout today! There were some technical glitches and interruptions, but overall I hope it has lots of good info to help you guys get started on your challenge! If you missed the Hangout you can view it here or hop over to my YouTube… Read more…