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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…

Jan 21 2016

CTLP Episode 9- Decluttering Your Life with Stacy Myers

  In this episode of Cultivating the Lovely I’m chatting with my BFF Stacy Myers of HumorousHomeaking.com. Stacy is sharing her thoughts on clutter of all kinds and how the KonMari Method and book The life changing Magic of Tidying Up changed her life.  Stacy talks about how decluttering is more than just throwing out our… Read more…

Jan 14 2016

CTLP Episode 8- Life Strategies for the New Year with Kristi Clover

To kick off the new year and the new season of Cultivating the Lovely the Podcast I’m chatting with Kristi Clover about her best tips for living a more organized, focused life. Kristi shares with me her four best tips for organization: Getting your knees dirty, eliminating morning mayhem, meal planning, and simplifying. I can’t… Read more…

Sep 19 2015

7 for Saturday- #2

Happy Saturday, Everybody!  Today I am bringing you the second post in what I plan to make a weekly event- 7 for Saturday:: My 7 Favorite Things from Real Life and the Web Over the Last Week!  Let’s not waste any time and just jump right in!   1. This baby arrived!!!  Not sure what… Read more…

Jun 5 2015

The Commitment and Work of Cultivating the Lovely

Today I want to dive a little deeper into this whole idea of what it means to cultivate the lovely in our lives.  To start with, let’s have a look at the definitions of these words… Cultivate- 1 :  to prepare or prepare and use for the raising of crops; also :  to loosen or… Read more…

Apr 20 2015

On Recapturing Normal… and beyond

There have been so many thoughts going through my head lately and things I have really been wanting to share with all of you, and this week I am going to.  Posts about adjusting to life after the fourth babe’s arrival and how I’m learning to truly live within this season and add beauty to… Read more…

Oct 1 2014

31 Days of… Instablogging- Starts TODAY!

Today I begin a journey to instablog through the month of October!  What is instablogging?  Well, it’s mostly photos and short snipits to encourage as well as show my everyday life. I plan to be writing a little more than I normally do in my Instgram captions to give my beautiful followers encouragement and a… Read more…