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Shailey & Katie's Lemonade Stand: Design Moms Finding the Happy Balance as Work-from-home Entrepreneurs

Two business-owning, work-from-home moms who are laughing their way through parenthood. Shailey Murphy: video producer, interior designer and mom of two. Katie Day: photographer, graphic designer, improviser, comedy writer for a late night talk show mom of 4.

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021: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying up! Sarah Jenkins talks konmari

Decluttering/tidying up/ sparking joy magic with the hilariously wonderful Sarah Jenkins (writer/actor for The Mystery Hour, copywriter for an advertising agency, all-around marvelous lady). Fake sponsored by Amazon Prime and a brand new segment called Improv 103: Intro to MUSICAL IMPROV. Shailey's still has nightmares about it! Read Sarah Jenkins blog at: whatsarahisreading.wordpress.com instagram: @sarahalicejenkins Twitter: @jenksie The Life Changing Magic of Tidying up by Marie Kondo Spark Joy by Marie Kondo

52mins

22 Nov 2016

Rank #1

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071: Katie's getting fit! Mindset tips and The Lazy girl's guide to a Whole-ish 30!

Katie lost 70+ pounds after birthing Nora. Now it's time to do it again after baby Sadie! Join in real time! She talks through the plan, the motivation, and how to get through those moments of intense temptation. You can do this! Whole 30! Modified whole 30! And how to get your brain in the right mindset. Sponsored by: Freshbooks Cloud Accounting Click here for your free 30 day trial! Enter Shailey and Katie in the "how did you hear about us" section. Chatbooks: Enter the code SK for the first book in your series FREE!

1hr 4mins

2 Jan 2018

Rank #2

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054: Organize Your Entire Life Series: Productivity, To-do List, Emails, Managing your daily Tasks

Productivity guru Shailey shows us how to make your to-do list a TO-DONE list. Especially great tips for our work-from-home peeps and entrepreneurs! Sponsored by: Freshbooks Cloud Accounting Click here and enter Shailey & Katie in the "How did you hear about us" section! Products discussed: Trello Todoist app Unroll.me Google Inbox app Boxy desktop app for mac

1hr 1min

25 Jul 2017

Rank #3

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004: Katie Day lost 70 pounds! (And Shailey ate 736 M&M's. Slow clap for her.)

Katie discusses her journey to her "perfectly average bod" after losing 70 pounds after giving birth to her third child, Nora. 35 of those pounds were lost while doing a Whole 30. (It Starts With Food, Dallas and Melissa Hartwig) Fake-sponsored by Zumba, and a brand new, highly-visual segment called "Before and After" where Katie reveals the "girth" of her previous body compared to now. Also Shailey ate some M&M's. So....slow clap for her.

43mins

14 Jun 2016

Rank #4

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101: The year to TAKE CONTROL of your home! Modern Home management with Kendra Hennessy.

The year to TAKE CONTROL of your home! Modern Home management with Kendra Hennessy. She helps us become a little more “homemaker-ish” by sharing systems, routines and mindset shifts that simplify life and put the fun back into being a mom. Including: Setting realistic goals for yourself; Creating systems and routines to minimize mile-long to-do lists;
 Batching work for home and work life; and How to leverage the power of momentum instead of motivation to get stuff done! Kendra has all kinds of amazing courses and information on her site!!! Check out the links to connect more with her. Find Kendra's Blog / Podcast here: Mother Like a Boss! Kendra's Instagram!!! Shailey and Katie's Lemonade Stand

52mins

2 Jan 2019

Rank #5

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005: Home Design 101: The Basics

Interior Design guru Shailey discusses where to start when facing a blank room. Highlights include: what to do when your husband and you disagree about decor; to "theme" or not to "theme"; having friends over when you feel like your space isn't "finished" yet and Katie reveals some "konmari regret". Fake sponsored by: Target and a brand new game-changing DIY segment that ANYONE can do.

54mins

21 Jun 2016

Rank #6

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Overcoming Procrastination and Enjoying Guilt-Free Play: The Now Habit

Productivity and procrastination. Anxiety and Perfectionism. It’s all connected. Katie procrastinated and made herself MISERABLE over a project she actually TRULY WANTED TO DO. Then she read a book about procrastination and it was a GAME CHANGER. Overcoming Procrastination and Enjoying Guilt-Free Play: The Now Habit by Neil Fiore. Freshbooks.com/skto make your business accounting LEGIT . Enter SHAILEY AND KATIE in the “How did you hear about us? Section” gusto.com/skfor BOMB payroll management thevirtualsavvy.com/lemonadefor your free starter kit and checklist

50mins

10 Dec 2019

Rank #7

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The Enneagram, the typology of nine interconnected personality types! Our Strengths, Our weaknesses, Our marriages and our friendship.

The enneagram: typology of nine interconnected personality types. How knowing yourself can help you crush your goals and improve your marriage and relationships.Freshbooks.com/sk to make your business accounting LEGIT . Enter SHAILEY AND KATIE in the “How did you hear about us? Section”  gusto.com/sk for BOMB payroll management  thevirtualsavvy.com/lemonade for your free starter kit and checklist

1hr 4mins

3 Dec 2019

Rank #8

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013: Get Organized with Lauren Hiser! Tidying tips! Organizing toys! Where to start! Hospitality vs Entertaining!

Professional organizer, Lauren Hiser of Hiser House shares her tips on keeping a tidy home. Even if you have toy-loving kids. She's been featured on Forbes.com and has some great tidying tips! Organizing toys! Where to start! Hospitality vs Entertaining! Giveaway! 2 free hours of organization consulting from Lauren!!!! To enter- post a picture of your project on Instagram, tag @shaileyandkatie and use the hashtags #skhowiorganize and #shaileyandkatie. We will Select the winner soon! Show notes: Instagram: @_hiserhouse Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/hiserhouseblog/ Forbes article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/vanessamcgrady/2016/03/03/desk/#4867f0116f31

38mins

16 Aug 2016

Rank #9

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055: Organize Your Entire Life Series: An Easy Guide to starting a whole-house-purge!

Organize your entire house starting with THE PURGE! Katie compares and contrasts the Konmari method (Marie Kondo) with the New Order method (Fay Wolf). Lots of practical tips to make getting started less intimidating. Nerd alert: Katie gets excited about labels and containers. Sponsored by: Freshbooks Cloud Accounting Click here and enter Shailey & Katie in the "How did you hear about us" section! New Order - Fay Wolf: The Life-changing Magic of Tidying Up - Marie Kondo: Spark Joy - Marie Kondo:

43mins

8 Aug 2017

Rank #10

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091: Packing Up and Moving Out! Tips, life-hacks for packing the entire family. And Update: Katie got a house!

They did it! Shailey and Katie physically moved out of their houses! Katie found a new house! (Well, old house.) And they’ve got LIFE-HACKS & TIPS to make packing up your house FUN!!!!!* (*okay… not fun. it’s not fun. I repeat packing and moving is not fun no matter what, but these tips will at least make it more organized…..?)

53mins

17 Jul 2018

Rank #11

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086: Elsie Larson (A Beautiful Mess) on Adoption, Becoming a Working Mom Overnight, Productivity, Being Present, and Handling Haters.

Elsie Larson of A Beautiful Mess blog, (crafting, home decor, recipes). She started as a blogger, but her and her sister grown that business into so much more including 3 published books, a natural product line called Oui Fresh: natural makeup and clean living products, and clothing and subscription boxes, and they own an app company called A Color Story which include a beautiful mess, party party, and a design kit. Her gorgeous home has been featured EVERYWHERE including the newest Domino Book. She’s gonna talk to us about adopting her gorgeous daughter, Nova from China, what it’s like to become an INSTANT mom while thousands of people watch, learning how to balance becoming a working mom overnight, handling haters, and some practical productivity tips to maximize work hours so that she can PRESENT during her precious Nova hours. She even tackles balancing screen time even though part of her job requires her to be engaged on instagram. There’s a lot here guys and I’m not gonna lie I got a little emotional and I might be adopting now. We’ll see. https://abeautifulmess.com/ https://ouifresh.com/ https://acolorstory.com/

40mins

12 Jun 2018

Rank #12

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003: Who the heck is Shailey Murphy?

Shailey's journey to self-employment. From stuttering child to door-to-door watercolor salesman to interior designer and video production guru. Fake-sponsored by Mall-walking and a riveting new segment at the end you WON'T want to miss.

41mins

4 Jun 2016

Rank #13

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084: Work-Life-Mom-Business-Balance and The Fate of This Podcast! (Cue: scary foreshadow music) Plus Follow-ups from previous episode Challenges!

Still seeking that working mom sweet spot. What does the future hold for this podcast? Should we keep doing it? What happened to all of those things you said you were gonna do? Did Shailey ever log off Social media? Did Katie ever cloth-diaper? BUCKLE UP ITS FOLLOW-UP TIME! Where are they now? Where are the going? (What day is it? Who am I?) EMAIL LIST SIGN-UP: Click Here! http://shaileyandkatie.us15.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=ddf1e8343e64afeb03da53c6b&id=15c4297442

1hr 3mins

10 Apr 2018

Rank #14

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082: Don't just Reorganize! Minimize! Then sell it all in the world's MOST SIMPLE garage sale!

A cleaning update from our resident Dirty Person, Katie, AND how to get rid of those items and MAKE MONEY. A SIMPLE garage sale crash course from our resident organized person, Shailey! Spring is time SPRING CLEAN your house, SIMPLIFY, and GET RID of the excess by having the works most SIMPLE garage sale. We've got you covered. How to purge, how to sell, and bonus: how to laugh during the entire process. You won't want to miss out segment where we teach you how to deal with a "Garage Sale Marty". Buckle up your fanny packs, kids! This episode has lots of LOLs. POD HOP!!! This week we are joining the lovely ladies of The Home Hour, Style Matters Podcast and North South Makers on a pod-hop! We are all discussing Spring inspiration in their homes on our episodes released this week, so hop on over to their podcasts and you just may find a new podcast to binge!!!! (Spoiler: we LOVE them). The Home Hour - Hosts Graham and Kirsten's show is the Home-Ec class you wish you’d taken! They are two moms trying to create homes that are beautiful, welcoming, and functional ...all while dealing with real life schedules, budgets, and children ! North South Makers - Hosts Charlotte & Erin are design bloggers, friends, and moms. They talk about all things DIY and making… and a little bit of momming. They believe if they can do it, then so can you! Style Matters - Style Matters Podcast hosted by Zandra and Karen of Little Yellow Couch where they interview top designers and stylists about why style matters to them. Sponsored by PREPDISH! Go to prepdish.com/sk and get 2 weeks FREE to try it out for yourself! Click here for a Prepdish Free trial

49mins

27 Mar 2018

Rank #15

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044: Super Simple Meal Planning: If it has more than 5 ingredients, it's probably not happening!

Are we seriously suppose to have a plan for dinner every single day? Didn't we just cook dinner like...24 hours ago?! Stop the 4pm dreaded dinner guessing game! Breakfast and lunch ideas too. Plus: what to feed the kids! Shownotes: (Go to ShaileyandKatie.com for links that may not show up on itunes) Perfect chicken breast recipe: http://www.livestrong.com/article/538857-how-to-cook-boneless-skinless-chicken-breasts-in-tin-foil-in-the-oven/ Katie's cookbook recc: Practical Paleo by Dianne Sanfillipo:

54mins

9 May 2017

Rank #16

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094: Star White on fast fashion, how to spot well-made clothing, capsule wardrobes, and taking baby steps toward a more sustainable wardrobe that fills you with JOY!

Star White of Well Fibre on fast fashion, how to spot well-made clothing, capsule wardrobes, and taking baby steps toward a more sustainable wardrobe that fills you with JOY! Find Star: @wellfibre @starleewhite eileen fisher everlane The True Cost Documentary

1hr 6mins

7 Aug 2018

Rank #17

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031: Katie Shelton: She's not like a regular mom, she's a cool mom

Katie Shelton (singer in The Mixtapes 90s cover band, maker/blogger of insanely popular Skunkboy Creations) tells us her journey to self-employment, how to be a cool mom (not like a regular mom!) and her 16 years of marriage secrets! She make look like a super cool mom but she reveals how she had to overcome self-doubt and fear to get there. Brought to you by literal mixed tapes. And don't miss another installment of SURPRISE KARAOKE: 90s style. Instagram.com/skunkboy_ . Skunkboyblog.com

47mins

2 Feb 2017

Rank #18

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064: Triangle of Productivity! Katie breaks down how to be productive and create a to-do list like a BOSS (Or...maybe like Fay Wolf?)

Sponsored by: PrepDish: Paleo & Gluten Free Meal Plans Click here to get 2 weeks free from PrepDish! Freshbooks Cloud Accounting enter Shailey & Katie in the "How did you hear about us" section! SHOW NOTES: Make a To-Do list: BRAIN DUMP it, Create actionable, bite-sized steps using verbs Everything should be in one of 3 places: EMAIL INBOX, CALENDAR, TO DO LIST Book's Katie Mentions: "New Order": Fay Wolf "The Life Changing Magic of Tiding Up: The Japanese art of decluttering and Organizing": Marie Kondo CONTACT US! Shaileyandkatie@gmail.com Instagram: @ShaileyandKatie or personals @ShaileyMurphy @OhKatieDay List Organizing Apps Katie Mentions: Todoist: https://en.todoist.com/ wunderlist: https://www.wunderlist.com/ teuxdux: https://teuxdeux.com/ OmniFocus: https://www.omnigroup.com/omnifocus

33mins

24 Oct 2017

Rank #19

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014: New Momming and Baby Sleep Training: Eat, Play, Sleep.

Babies!!! To sleep train or not to sleep train?! We vote do it!!!! Unless you don't want to. Okay. Then don't do it. Just...Ok. Do whatever you want. We're tired. Fake-sponsored by Breastfeeding in Public. And a brand new segment you won't want to miss for taking your best breastfeeding selfie. Show Notes: Book discussion: Babywise by G Ezzo Breastfeeding in public: We're sorry that we cover.

50mins

23 Aug 2016

Rank #20