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Sep 19 2017

CTLP Episode #37 with Jodi McKenna- Quiet Times for Kids & Young Adults

This Episode is brought to You by Prepdish.com/Lovely– Visit them today for your FREE two week trial! Show Notes: Before we get to the show, let’s talk about the Season 3 Launch Giveaway happening on Instagram. It includes everything you see below and we couldn’t be more excited to be sharing it with you! There are lots… Read more…

Mar 13 2017

Real Life Mondays- Weekend Challenge, Planners and More

Affiliate links are used in this blog post.  Thank you for your support! It was a really fun and fast-paced show this morning, so here is a quick little rundown for all of you who missed it or wanted any of the links we mentioned- 1. We all agree the Man in the High Castle… 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…

Sep 29 2015

Announcing our Next Book for #LovelyBookClub

(Affiliate Links are included in this post.  Thank you so much for supporting the Bold Turquoise!) You guys have been waiting oh, so patiently and I am finally announcing our next book club selection for #LovelyBookClub!  Drumroll please…. Longing for Paris by Sarah Mae! I have been reading this book over the last month or… 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…

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…

Apr 4 2015

March Homeschooling Around the Bold Household

Wait, what?  March is already over?  I guess because our lives have been more marked lately by major life events than homeschool days, it feels a little like I have been time-warped into the future!  Even though it does feel like a bit of a whirlwind, we did get some actual homeschooling done this last… Read more…

Mar 14 2015

On Blogging and the Loss of Our Voices

Fair Warning: This post breaks every blogging rule- it is long, not very evergreen and doesn’t contain a single pinnable image!  None-the-less, it has my heart splattered all over it and I would be lying to say that I wasn’t hoping you would read it! Lately I have been feeling a gentle nudging to step… Read more…

Jul 9 2014

Nesting in No Man’s Land- 14 Weeks Pregnant with Baby #4

Yes, today marks my having accomplished 14 weeks of this pregnancy. Hard to believe. Although I am now officially deemed to be in my 2nd trimester there are more moments akin to being in a pregnancy wasteland then a glowing state of expectancy. After reading blog posts from previous pregnancies I am reminded that this… Read more…

May 19 2014

Happening Behind the Scenes…

Things have been… eventful… in the Bold household lately, to say the least. Some good, some bad, and all of it I plan to be going into further detail about soon. But so as to not keep you all hanging, here is a BIG thing that is occupying my brain and my planning for next… Read more…