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Apr 25 2018

CTLP Episode 62- The Read-Aloud Difference with Sarah MacKenzie

Affiliate links are used in this content This episode is brought to you by TULA skincare, which combines probiotics with other key ingredients to address all your skin’s needs.  For 20% off your purchase, visit TULA.com/lovely and enter promo code LOVELY at checkout! Cultivating the Lovely is also sponsored by Mod Cloth, signature label clothing designed… Read more…

Apr 22 2018

CTL Special Episode with Katie Duckett

I am so excited to be announcing that we are re-opening The Lovely Homeschool Course this Wednesday, April 25, 2018! And in this episode Katie Duckett (who you might remember from last year’s episode on Relationally Driven Homechooling) and I discuss how the planning method and tools offered in The Lovely Homeschool Course truly revolutionized… Read more…

Jan 9 2018

CTL Episode 47- Mothering for the Long Haul with Cindy Rollins

Affiliate links are used in this content. This episode is brought to you by RXBAR Kids. For 25% off a sample box and FREE shipping got to rxbar.com/lovely Show Notes- In this week’s episode, MacKenzie talks with Cindy Rollins, a veteran homeschool mom of 8 boys and 1 girl who now spends her time homeschooling… Read more…

Jun 22 2017

CTL Special Episode- Let’s Plan for Lovely Homeschools This Year!

I am so excited to finally announce the release of The Lovely Homeschool Course! After months of planning and filming and editing, it’s ready, at last, to share with all of you! You can find the course at TheLovelyHomeschoolCourse.com! In honor of the launch, I am kicking off a 6-day sale, from June 22-28, 2017… Read more…

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…

Mar 1 2017

Is Genesis History? Not just for Homeschoolers!

  I am so excited to share about this amazing documentary that I took my boys to last week! I talked about it for our Homeschooling Wednesday show but this is a documentary that I think everyone should see, probably even more so the students who aren’t homeschooled because it gives such a wonderful foundation… Read more…

Feb 26 2017

Our First Live Homeschool Chat Wednesday!

Affiliate links are included in this post.  Thank you for your support! We had so much fun discussing in curriculum in this week’s Homeschool Wednesday show on Periscope (View Part 1 Here and Part 2 Here)! Admittedly, as an ENFP and avid researcher, I’m always on the lookout for the perfect fits for my family’s… Read more…

Nov 10 2016

CTLP Ep 22 – Living the Charlotte Mason Lifestyle with Leah Boden

Leah Boden is known for speaking on the Charlotte Mason Method, motherhood, and leadership but in addition to all that in this podcast we go a little bit more behind the scenes into what life is really like for the Bodens and what Leah reads for herself, among other things.  Meal plans, housekeeping, beautiful walks… Read more…

Sep 7 2016

What we do in our “Morning” Meetings

  FI-NA-LLY!!  I have my “morning” meeting printable done and ready for you guys to download!  I say “morning” because the time this gathering happens is fairly relative in our house and can very well end up during lunch on many days.  In fact, we don’t even always do everything on the list, so please… 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…