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Apr 25 2018

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

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Apr 18 2018

CTL Episode 61- Self-care during Seasons of Struggle

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Jan 30 2018

CTL Episode 50- Reading in the New Year with Jodi McKenna

Affiliate links are used in this content. This episode is brought to you by Songfinch. For 10% off your custom song, delivered within 7 days, go to songfinch.com and enter code LOVELY Show Notes- This week on Cultivating the Lovely, MacKenzie chats all things books and reading with co-host Jodi McKenna from JodiMcKenna.com. (To hear… Read more…

May 18 2017

CTL Ep 32 – Relationally Driven Homeschooling with Katie Duckett

This episode is sponsored by PlateJoy- The Meal Planner That Makes Healthy Eating Easy.  Go to PlateJoy.com to get 10 days FREE and enter the code LOVELY to get $10 off a membership.  Thank you, PlateJoy! Today’s guest is the lovely Katie Duckett sharing how she took her homeschooling from frustration and check boxes to… Read more…

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…

Feb 23 2017

Thursdays Homemaking Honesty and Inspiration- Take 1

As you all know, I love me some homemaking, but I also fail at it, a LOT!  That is why I am so excited to be starting our little Thursday LIVE sessions on Facebook, (and Periscope, when I feel like doing two shows) where we can get really honest with the hard stuff about homemaking… Read more…

Jan 12 2017

CTLP Ep 23- Cultivating Your Mama Culture with Brandy Vencel

Today MacKenzie is chatting about Mother Culture with the lovely Brandy Vencel of the Afterthoughts Blog. While the term “Mother Culture” was coined by Charlotte Mason, the concept applies to ALL moms – not just homeschool moms! The first mention of Mother Culture was in The Parent’s Review (a Charolette Mason magazine) in the Late 1800’s. So, what… 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…