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Aug 5 2019

Join Me to Stay Sane for Back-to-School!

Back to School is rolling in fast and hard! If you’re anything like me then you like to make sure to have some things in place before day 1 hits so that you don’t get mowed down by the proverbial school bus as the year gets rolling. If you want guidance for getting all the… Read more…

Jan 16 2018

CTL Episode 48–Deep Dive into Self-care with Leah Boden

Affiliate links are used in this content. This episode is brought to you by Phonics Museum from Veritas Press. Right now your child can try Phonics Museum FREE for 2 weeks. And as a listener to Cultivating the Lovely, Phonics Museum is going to give you the Phonics Museum Freebies Pack which includes: An eBook early primer reader called: The… Read more…

Dec 5 2017

CTLP Episode 44–More Than Just Mornings with Kat Lee

Affiliate links are used in this content. This episode is brought to you by StoneSoupforFive.com– Go Check out their brand new Bible Reading & Meditation Guide available on Amazon! Show Notes- This week on the podcast, MacKenzie chats with Kat Lee of HelloMornings.org. Kat is a popular podcaster, blogger and author (and fellow ENFP!) who lives… 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…

Aug 30 2013

A Day in Our Life- Gone Haywire! Webisode 6

This post is none other than bold and real, folks! I was really trying to capture a day with our regular routine but it just did. not. happen! Regardless, at least you can see some realness and maybe get a little something out of this Vlog post too! If you would like more information about… Read more…

Oct 12 2011

Wake up and smile…

Ok- yesterday sucked. Just being real here. Everything spiraled completely down hill, I was sick and we all ended up in horrible moods. No. Good. So today, in spite of still feeling like junk, I decided to wake up and make it a better day. To make anything within my control… better. I started with… Read more…

May 23 2011

Blessings in the quiet…

The past week I have retreated to this place every morning… and opened this binder… for this challenge… to study this… with lovely friends- Jodi and Sarah… to pray these (from her) for my husband and kids… to read and accomplish this… to read this book… with Jolanthe’s book club for the Good Morning Girls… Read more…

May 13 2011

31 Days to Clean- Week 1 and 2

In some ways I feel silly doing an update because I am terribly behind in 31 Days to Clean. I guess because I had already read the book (but without doing the activities) it caused me to slack a bit. So, while I haven’t followed it word for word, I did do some fairly extensive… Read more…

Apr 18 2011

It’s almost New Years! Revamp time!

Ok- correction- it’s almost New Years for me.  As in, we’re approaching my birthday here people! Since the beginning of 2011 was a bit of a flop for me in terms of following through on my “resolutions” (that whole prolonged postpartum depression thing has continued to rear it’s ugly head and make most things much… Read more…