S2:E2 – Dani Schnakenberg, Creator of Feather & Wild Apparel

In today’s show Nicole and Michelle interview their first guest. Dani Schnakenberg is a former “mommy blogger” turned serial entrepreneur. She and husband Josh are parents to 5 children, and she home-schools the two eldest kids. Dani is the creator of Feather & Wild Apparel and she is the co-host of the Do It Scared podcast alongside Liza Wilde. We are blown away by all she is accomplishing before the age of 30 and her nuggets of wisdom. Listen to Episode 2.

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Show Notes:

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The Sparkle Hour’s first guest feels weird! #00:00:34.6#

Normita & Natalie pop in! #00:01:49.0#

Dani exclaims: “That feels loaded!” #00:02:11.4#

Mission behind yoga-inspired green clothing company Feather & Wild is to empower women. We want to encourage them, inspire them, and bring them together. #00:02:56.1#

Michelle confesses, “I couldn’t wait to get it on my body.” #00:03:39.2#

When it helps to hear “oh my god this was a cluster; don’t do this.” #00:04:30.6#

If you watched me from the very beginning, you saw me bursting through #00:05:29.8#

That grand opening that fell flat on its face! #00:05:29.0#

Transparency is not easy. #00:06:09.3#

A highlight reel is not real life. #00:06:34.9#

I made a video about that cluster and put it everywhere! #00:07:43.8#

Learn the lessons then move the fuck on! #00:08:12.3#

Mess in your closet — that’s magic. #00:09:53.0#

Walking side by side with someone getting muddy, getting dirty, dusting off, and moving forward with grace is so fucking cool! #00:10:22.5#

The Sparklettes hit Dani’s sweet spot…. yeahhhhh. #00:11:02.4#

If you plan on catching your dreams, you’re stealing energy from those dreams if you’re doing this…. #00:12:18.7#

What happens when people ask: are all 5 kids yours? #00:14:20.5#

See our Schnackenbergs blog. #00:17:09.7#

It doesn’t matter how many kids you have, you can still go out and do all these amazing things. #00:17:12.7#

How compartmentalizing can trap us in the myth of having it all… #00:18:11.8#

To hell with coloring in the lines. #00:19:04.8#

There are no gender roles in my house. #00:19:13.3#

Quit torturing yourself through Pinterest. #00:23:42.9#

You don’t have to make your own soap if you don’t want to! #00:24:54.0#

I need someone to remind me, “so what, do it scared!” #00:26:22.2#

Dani takes a time machine back to high school! #00:27:10.6#

How to know, like, and love yourself. Why you SHOULD look in the mirror. #00:28:54.7#

Women who aren’t interested in men, and what they help us see in some old conversations. #00:30:58.5#

Liza and Dani do it scared –they talk to women on the Do It Scared podcast find out what scares them, and how they go on to be badasses anyway. #00:32:53.6#

Michelle warns: If you don’t do it scared, you don’t do it at all. #00:33:31.6#

What sparkling means to Dani. #00:34:04.9#

Sparkling in the fog. #00:34:13.0#

Amazing mermaid hair from Angelstar Studio. #00:34:39.6#

Lunar woo woo nerd. #00:37:07.3#

Dani makes a nerd confession! But Michelle still loves her. #00:38:11.1#

Breaking news from Feather & Wild! #00:38:48.6#

Resources: Check out the goods at Feather & Wild for awesome yoga-inspired apparel.  Tune in to the Do It Scared podcast with Dani Schnakenberg and Liza Wilde and join their tribe on Facebook.

Find Dani on Twitter and Facebook @featherandwild and follow her IG @feather_and_wild

Special thanks to Angela of Angela Todd Transcription Services for her help with our show notes.

 

 

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