Imperfectly Perfect Podcast
Ep. 29: Sara Hicks,  graphic design business owner & contributing to her community with fine arts lessons

Ep. 29: Sara Hicks, graphic design business owner & contributing to her community with fine arts lessons

October 24, 2018

Becca chats with Sara Hicks. Sara is the owner of Color Your World Designs, a boutique graphic design, and branding company. Sara talks about the journey to owning her own business, teaching art classes to children and the 75 murals she has painted in Compton, California.
Sara also leads a non-profit, Unearth and Empower, which provides children with art, theater, and dance classes in the summer. Sara is truly making a difference in her community. Listen and be inspired to make a difference too.

Visit Color Your World Designs & Unearth and Empower at:

cywdesigns.com

unearthandempower.org

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Ep. 28: Kyla Templeton, youth mountain biking director for Arkansas NICA

Ep. 28: Kyla Templeton, youth mountain biking director for Arkansas NICA

October 4, 2018

Becca chats with Kyla Templeton the Arkansas League Director for the National Interscholastic Cycling Association. This a mountain biking cycling league which gives middle school and high school students the opportunity to learn to mountain bike and race. Kyla was instrumental in starting the league in Arkansas; she models leadership and service for youth mountain bikers.

In this episode, she shares about her own outdoor passions and the most unique favorite thing Becca has ever heard... a toilet seat for winter! 

Becca's family has become very involved in mountain biking since moving to Northwest Arkansas, one of the top cycling destinations in the country. Check out the Arkansas NICA

arkansasmtb.org

Find a NICA youth mountain biking league near you at nationalmtb.org

 
 
Ep. 27: Erin Stoll, stylist at Style Thief Fashion

Ep. 27: Erin Stoll, stylist at Style Thief Fashion

September 20, 2018

Becca chats with Erin Stoll on the podcast! Erin is the stylist at Style Thief Fashion and shares her journey of following her passion and becoming a stylist. Erin explains how to update your wardrobe with must-have pieces while sticking to a budget. Erin can work with clients remotely to help you edit your wardrobe, and get the "pulled together look" they desire. She shares her favorite must-haves and introduces us to Mega Babe. Erin’s enthusiasm is contagious. Listen along and be inspired to upate your look.

Email Erin to set up a style session stylethieffashion@gmail.com

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Ep. 26: Robin Wallis Atkinson, CEO of NWA Fashion Week

Ep. 26: Robin Wallis Atkinson, CEO of NWA Fashion Week

September 13, 2018

Becca chats with Robin Wallis Atkinson, the CEO and Creative Director of NWA Fashion Week, and is so incredibly talented. We chat about the upcoming fall fashion shows September 20 - 22, 2018 in Fayetteville Arkansas; how Robin relaunched NWA Fashion Week after returning to NW Arkansas, and what is currently bringing joy into her life. This is a story you do not want to miss.

Find out more about NWA Fashion Week at nwafw.com

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Robin Wallis Atkinson is a curator and arts organizer from Northwest Arkansas. One of the founding members of Art Amiss Inc., Atkinson has been an active participant in the Northwest Arkansas art community for more than a decade. After working in New Orleans, New York and abroad for several years, Atkinson has moved back to Northwest Arkansas and couldn’t be happier about it. She has worked on international arts exhibitions such a Prospect New Orleans, the ground-breaking contemporary art biennial that opened in 2008, collaborated with museums and galleries across Europe and in Asia, and has taught curatorial curriculum at the early college level in Manhattan. She holds BA in Art History from the University of Arkansas and a Masters of Curatorial Studies from the Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College in New York.

Ep. 25: Jessie Wagner, Food scarcity and Brightwater culinary school

Ep. 25: Jessie Wagner, Food scarcity and Brightwater culinary school

August 29, 2018

Becca chats with Jessie Wagner, the Business Development Director for, Brightwater: a center for the study of food, in Bentonville, Arkansas. Jessie tells her own story of homesteading and working for the National Park Service prior to relocating to Bentonville. She shares about Brightwater,  which is similar to a culinary school, that is teaching people about food. Brightwater is also implementing a food recovery program to help those experiencing food scarcity. It was such a delight to visit with Jessie, we talked about her backyard garden, cooking with her daughter, so listen and enjoy!

Ep. 24: Becca Peterson, Facing fears as a high-functioning Autism mom

Ep. 24: Becca Peterson, Facing fears as a high-functioning Autism mom

August 23, 2018

Becca chats with you about a fear she discovered relating to being the mother of a child with Asperger's / high functioning autism. This unknown fear from a past experience resurfaced while her 13-year-old son, who is diagnosed with Asperger's, was away at camp.  This is an authentic look into Becca's life as the parent of a high-functioning autistic child. She shares her imperfections, and how she resolved this fear, not allowing it to dominate her life while finding the bright side in this struggle.

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Ep. 23: Hannah Lugibihl, BRCA (breast cancer gene) Previvor

Ep. 23: Hannah Lugibihl, BRCA (breast cancer gene) Previvor

August 15, 2018

Becca chats with Hannah Lugibihl who shares about testing positive for the BRCA2 breast cancer gene mutation, undergoing a double mastectomy and breast reconstruction; now making her a BRCA Previvor. Hannah opens up about her recovery process, her love of painting, and her favorite all natural skin care products Naturally So Yaya www.etsy.com/shop/naturallysoyaya

Hannah is the blogger at coldcoffeehotmess.com where she writes about "Real Life Talk For Real Life Moms." Follow Hannah on Instagram @coldcoffeehotmess

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Ep. 22: Amber Brown, Solo Art Exhibition, Life with Depression

Ep. 22: Amber Brown, Solo Art Exhibition, Life with Depression

August 2, 2018
Becca chats with Amber Brown, photographer & artist. Amber shares about her Solo Exhibition of photography on August 10, at the Visual Poets Society in Bentonville, Arkansas. Amber’s exhibit is filled with beautiful photography, but as you take a closer look there are pieces that provide insight into life with depression. Plan to attend this eye opening exhibit. 
Take a look at Amber’s work at thevisualpoetssociety.com 
 
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Ep. 21: Allison Carter, Party Plan Creator, Hashtag Celebrate

Ep. 21: Allison Carter, Party Plan Creator, Hashtag Celebrate

July 18, 2018
Becca chats with Allison Carter, a self-made entrepreneur and creator of confettipartyplans.com  Allison transferred her passion for planning her children's birthday parties into an amazing business doing what she loves.  Allison brings back the joy for party hosts by planning all the details, empowering them to throw the party of their dreams, following her step by step plan.  Throwing parties has always been a stressful thing for Becca, and Alison's party plans make it all seem less intimidating and so enjoyable. Be inspired to bring back the joy in celebrating as you listen. Check out Allison's free download for my listeners:
5 Stress-free Party Secrets by clicking this link confettipartyplans.com/secrets
Listen, laugh, and learn to celebrate an imperfectly perfect life.
 
 
Ep. 20: Peggy Johns, Food Innovator, Hashtag Eat Superfoods

Ep. 20: Peggy Johns, Food Innovator, Hashtag Eat Superfoods

July 12, 2018

Becca chats with Peggy Johns, Chief Innovation Officer for EggLife LLC. Peggy researched and created a low-carb protein-packed food that is delicious.  Listen to Peggy's journey from humble beginnings, becoming a self-made success, and developing her own super-food product.  If you love noodles and flat-breads, Peggy's EggLife creation will soon be sold in a store near you!

Listen, learn, laugh and love an imperfectly perfect life.

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