Midwest Mompreneurs

Midwest Mompreneurs

www.thekathrynelise.com
a podcast for moms based in the Midwest that are navigating building a brand, while raising babies. From marketing and entrepreneurship tips to real & relatable motherhood advice.


Audrey Kuether - @ohsolovely_blog
Oct 12 • 43 min
Today’s episode features Audrey Kuether of Oh So Lovely Blog, a Kansas City mom + creative design and home blogger. We dive into how Audrey built a successful blog and the strategies that have brought her consistent revenue including how to boost traffic…
Holiday Planning Tips + Strategies
Oct 6 • 30 min
Midwest Mompreneurs host, Kathryn Snellen is sharing her tips to start planning holiday promotions + marketing for your business or brand including ideas for small shop owners and influencers. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to…
Creating Know, Like & Trust
Sep 24 • 21 min
Today’s mini episode with our host, Kathryn Snellen, is all about creating know, like & trust with your audience in order to grow your business. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Emylee William - @emyleesays + @bossproject
Sep 21 • 52 min
Today’s episode features Emylee Williams, a Midwest mompreneur that has built a 7-figure online marketing business, Boss Project + has followed her creative pursuits to create her own product line of handmade clay jewelry. Emylee is a Kansas City-based…
Chef Shanita McAfee-Bryant - @chefshanita
Sep 7 • 47 min
Today’s episode features Chef Shanita or Shanita McAfee-Bryant, a mom and professional chef that has served the Kansas City area + national cities like LA, NYC and Chicago as a culinary extrodinare. Shanita has been featured on popular cooking TV shows…
Nellie Sparkman - @nelliesparkman
Sep 2 • 38 min
Today’s episode features Nellie Sparkman, a mom of two that balances a multitude of services under the “Nellie Sparkman” brand including wedding planning, custom stationary, website design, wellness, and much more! Nellie shares her experiences of…
How to find your Ideal Client
Aug 31 • 23 min
Today’s mini episode is all about finding and understanding your ideal client. From evaluating your current clients and who makes sense for your brand to researching the “ideal client” that makes the most sense for your business! —- This episode is…
Katie Mabry van Dieren - @troostmarketcollective + @strawberryswingkc
Aug 18 • 48 min
Today’s episode is with Katie Mabry van Dieren, the Owner and Curator of one of the world’s top indie craft fairs, The Strawberry Swing and the Co-Founder and Director of Arts & Programming of Troost Market Collective, a non-profit organization whose…
Stephanie Parenza - @stephanieparenza
Aug 13 • 43 min
Today’s episode features Stephanie Parenza, a Kansas City style influencer + bookkeeper for small businesses that turned her influence into a business where she offers education around empowering women to manage their business financials and grow an…
Productivity Hacks for Mompreneurs
Aug 13 • 23 min
Feeling overwhelmed? Let’s chat about easy and effective productivity hacks to schedule your week and get more done while balancing a business and raising babies. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Real ways to support women right now
Jul 29 • 24 min
In light of the recent #blackandwhitechallenge to “support women”, I am sharing real and tangible ways to be a better advocate for ALL women right now.
Taylor Nosakhere - @withyouwellnesskc
Jul 27 • 60 min
Today’s episode features Taylor Nosakhere of With You Wellness, a Kansas City based doula and wellness expert. We are diving into how Taylor pivoted her business once she became a mother to help serve other moms in the Labor & Delivery process. Plus, she…
Dax McLoughlin - @luxurybrowskc
Jul 20 • 38 min
Today’s episode features Dax McLoughlin of Luxury Brow KC. She is a mompreneur that is originally from Panama, but has built her brow business in Kansas City. We are diving into how Dax realized she wanted to take her full-service medspa and downsize to…
MINI EPISODE: why we have to embrace being uncomfortable
Jul 16 • 17 min
Today’s Mini Episode, Kathryn Snellen is sharing her thoughts on being uncomfortable in the current climate and why we have to embrace it. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Krista Thompson - @wishwash_laundry
Jul 13 • 48 min
Today’s episode featuring Krista Thompson, founder of WishWash Laundry is one that will make you think about how it’s possible to create a business by thinking about the things you do NOT enjoy. For her, that was laundry. And now, Krista has created a…
Angel Elo - @helloangelrose
Jul 6 • 31 min
Today’s episode features Angel Elo of Hello Angel Rose and we are discussing how vulnerability is your super power AND why love sees color. This conversation dives into how Angel built her business as an influencer, content creator and now business coach…
MINI EPISIODE: brand partnerships & monetizing
Jul 6 • 16 min
Sharing some insight on how to monetize your brand on social media before you have a large following.
Sarah Juenemann - @grazingkc
Jun 29 • 36 min
Sarah of Grazing KC shares how she went from a stay-at-home mom with a newborn to coming up with the creative idea to launch a charcuterie business on Instagram! From getting creative with cheese at-home to offering Graze boards for KC’s top events and…
Kristin Jones - @kristinjonsey
Jun 22 • 48 min
Today’s episode highlights Michigan content creator, Kristin Jones, a full-time influencer and mom that has built an authentic brand and ongoing partnerships. We dive into what it’s been like pivoting her blogging brand as a new mom and navigating her…
MINI EPISODE: How to deal with Copycats
Jun 18 • 15 min
Today’s MINI Episode is all about how to deal when you realize someone is copying or mimicing your work or business. I am sharing my personal experiences with this and how to rise about those that are mimicing the work you proudly create.
Kiffany Bosserman - @cottontale_kc
Jun 15 • 48 min
Today’s episode featues an interview with Kiffany Bosserman, Kansas City “mompreneur” that has built multiple businesses including Cottontale KC - organic cotton candy and After Party Sweet Shop, all by utilizing networking on LinkedIn. Tune in for social…
Cassie Taylor - @extraontop
Jun 1 • 41 min
Cassie Taylor of Extra on Top is a self-taught photographer, creative marketer & producer of “all the things.” From touring the world as a bass player to becoming a mom and creating a freelance career that gave her the flexibility to carve her own path,…
MINI EPISODE: Scaling, Outsourcing & Growing a Team
May 28 • 19 min
In today’s mini episode, I am sharing my thoughts, tips and experiences in scaling, outsourcing and growing a team. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Amanda Fisher, DPT - @empower.your.pelvis
May 25 • 38 min
Amanda Fisher, DPT of Empower Your Pelvis is a pelvic floor physical therapist and a “Midwest Mompreneur” on a mission to share the realities of pelvic health and the problems that many moms experience including her personal journey as a three-time…
MINI EPISODE: How to Respond to ‘Can I Pick Your Brain’ Inquiries
May 21 • 14 min
Let’s be honest, no one wants to receive the dreaded DM that asks if someone can “pick your brain.” As a “mompreneur”, time is valuable and there are strategies that I have implemented to respond professionally to inquiries that essentially are asking for…
Madison Sanders - @madireidsanders
May 18 • 40 min
Madison Sanders is the owner of Madison Sanders Events in Kansas City and is an entrepreneur at heart. As a mom of two boys under the age of two, Madison is sharing the shifts she has made in her business to integrate multiple revenue streams to support…
Ways to Pivot Your Business during a Crisis
May 11 • 32 min
Let’s chat about pivots…I am sharing examples of how I pivoted my business and a few examples of successful client pivots during this time.
MINI EPISODE: The Power of Consistency
May 7 • 14 min
It took a new self-care practice that I’ve been consistent with to realize the power of consistency for our businesses. Whether you are trying to grow your brand or try something new, you must be consistent and show up everyday in order to grow.
How COVID-19 has changed my perspective as a “Mompreneur”
May 7 • 18 min
Sharing insight on my experience with COVID-19 and how it’s changed my perspective on how I run my business and my role as a mom.
My ‘Midwest Mompreneur’ Journey | how I started my marketing business
May 7 • 48 min
The backstory on how I started my company, KES Studio and my journey of navigating motherhood and being a business owner. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Welcome to Midwest Mompreneurs podcast | what you can expect & learn
May 7 • 18 min
Episode 01 - Welcome to Midwest Mompreneurs Podcast - a podcast and community designed for women navigating the journey of building a business, while raising babies. You can do both. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a…