Bold Turquoise

Apr 6 2017

CTL Ep 29 – Choosing Joy with Trisha Goyer

This episode is sponsored by Jelly Telly. Use code CULTIVATELOVELY to get your first week free and a free downloadable coloring book! Today MacKenzie welcomes back Trisha Goyer (check out her first interview) to talk about everything from good books, to dating, to finding joy with a houseful of kids. Tricia is a mom to 10, a homeschooler, writer, speaker… Read more…

Mar 23 2017

CLT Ep 28- Myers-Briggs for Moms with Mystie Winkler

This episode is sponsored by Jelly Telly. Use code CULTIVATELOVELY to get your first week free and a free downloadable coloring book! Today we’re welcoming back Mystie Winckler, who was the first official guest of Cultivating the Lovely Podcast when she shared with us her passion for organization and how attitude is everything. If you haven’t already,… 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…

Mar 3 2016

CTLP Episode 13 – The Blessing of Big Families with Amy Roberts

(affiliate links used- see full disclosure here) Today I’m chatting with Amy Roberts of RaisingArrows.net, wife of 20 years and mom to nine – ages 18 all the way down to age one! Amy shares her heart with me about the blessings and trials of raising and homeschooling a large family. Amy shares her story and answer to… Read more…

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…