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

025: Stop the Perfectionism!: How to Chill Out when You're an Overachieving Perfectionist

Episode Summary

Shailey walks us through the stressful side of having a 'perfect' home. How to let go of unobtainable perfection and be present. With quotes from Joanna Gaines' new book "the Magnolia Story". What's the point of having a beautiful living room if no one can actually LIVE in it? Does anyone we're following online ACTUALLY have it all? (Spoiler: No. They don't.) Surviving vs Thriving. And how to host a "Crappy" dinner party. (This a follow-up episode to Katie's always present, but never-cleaning episode in an 'accidental' two-part series.) Brought to you by: Rusty Metal Letters!!!! And a brand new segment where Katie surprises Shailey (once again) with a Surprise Spelling Bee!

Episode Notes

Shailey walks us through the stressful side of having a 'perfect' home. How to let go of unobtainable perfection and be present. With quotes from Joanna Gaines' new book "the Magnolia Story". What's the point of having a beautiful living room if no one can actually LIVE in it? Does anyone we're following online ACTUALLY have it all? (Spoiler: No. They don't.) Surviving vs Thriving. And how to host a "Crappy" dinner party. (This a follow-up episode to Katie's always present, but never-cleaning episode in an 'accidental' two-part series.) Brought to you by: Rusty Metal Letters!!!! And a brand new segment where Katie surprises Shailey (once again) with a Surprise Spelling Bee!

SHOW NOTES:

  1. Step out of the obsession and enjoy your kids!
  2. Get messy and breathe!
  3. Live fully in the imperfection you have!

The Magnolia Story: Chip and Joanna Gaines

Crappy Dinner Party:
http://www.thekitchn.com/5-rules-for-hosting-a-crappy-dinner-party-235815