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Dec 17 2015

CTLP Episode 7- The Christmas Show

We’re doing something a little different to close out the first season of Cultivating the Lovely The Podcast. This episode is all about answering YOUR questions about how my family and I celebrate Christmas and New Years. Everything from the importance of family traditions, to how I’ve been working to tone down the crazy this year and focus on… 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…

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 18 2014

The first 18ish Days of October Instablogging- Recap

Well, ladies, since I know not all of you are on Instagram or follow me there, I thought I would give you a little catch-up on what’s been going on with my 31 Days of Instablogging Challenge!  It hasn’t been prefect, by far, but I have tried to make the things that I have posted… 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…

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…