Flourish at Home
By Mary Jo Tate
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Mary Jo Tate—an international editor, book coach, and veteran homeschooling mom of four boys—wants to help you find peace in the space between the ideal and reality so you can stop struggling and start flourishing. Learn how to: · Stop the juggling act and find a balance you can live with · Minimize interruptions while being sensitive to real needs · Take care of yourself so you can take care of your family · Value and protect your time to do what matters most · Establish a pace you can maintain for the marathon of life.
||CleanWhat Should We Read? How to Choose Good Books – FAH 24||- There are millions of books available today. How on earth can you choose what's best to read? In this episode, we'll consider how to choose good books—both for yourself and for your children. - This is part 2 of a series on why, what, how,||12/15/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Should We Read? 12 Benefits of Reading – FAH 23||12 Benefits of Reading||11/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJust Say No to Interruptions, part 1 – FAH episode 21||It’s hard to get anything done when you’re constantly being interrupted. You know exactly what I’m talking about, don’t you? You’re desperately trying to accomplish some task, and the phone rings. The dryer buzzes. The baby cries.||10/6/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTo Co-Op or Not to Co-Op – FAH episode 20||Homeschooling is primarily a family endeavor. Even the name "homeschooling" has the word "home" in it! One of its greatest benefits is the ability to customize one-on-one instruction with your children instead of the less personal group instruction the.||9/1/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMultitasking – FREEDOM Tools part 6 – FAH episode 19||Moms are masters of multitasking. We have to be in order to survive! - Multitasking is the final tool in my FREEDOM toolbox—7 tools for making the most of our time so we can live balanced, peaceful lives. Here’s a quick review of the tools: -||6/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOrganization – FREEDOM Tools part 5 – FAH episode 18||How do you respond to the word organization? Does it make you cringe? Do you feel guilty because you’re hopelessly disorganized and wish you could be more organized? Does it make you smile, with a happy sigh that all’s right with the world?||5/19/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSelf-Discipline – FREEDOM Tools part 4 – FAH episode 17||Discipline—self-discipline, that is—is the fifth tool in my FREEDOM toolbox—7 tools for making the most of our time so we can live balanced, peaceful lives. Here’s a quick overview of the tools: Focus Reflect Educate Eliminate Discipline||4/21/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEliminate – FREEDOM Tools part 3 – FAH episode 16||In the previous two episodes, we've been talking about my FREEDOM toolbox–7 tools that help us make the most of our time so we can live peaceful, balanced lives. These are the tools: Focus Reflect Educate Eliminate Discipline Organize||4/7/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEducate – FREEDOM Tools part 2 – FAH episode 15||In the previous episode, we began talking about my FREEDOM toolbox--7 tools for making the most of our time so that we can live balanced, peaceful lives. These are the tools: Focus Reflect Educate Eliminate Discipline Organize||3/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFocus and Reflect – FREEDOM Tools to Manage Your Time, part 1 – FAH episode 14||Are you often discouraged and overwhelmed? Are you paralyzed by a to-do list so long that you don’t know where to start? Are you drowning in clutter so that you can never find what you need? Do you easily get distracted and lose your focus?||3/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Do I Do Next? Planning Tools, part 2 – FAH episode 13||In episode 12, we looked at the first 3 of 7 powerful planning tools to help you organize your busy life: Big Dream, Yearly Goals, and Monthly Calendar. - In this episode, we'll look at how to use the last 4 tools: Weekly Plan Daily Tasks||2/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Do I Do Next? Planning Tools, Part 1 – FAH episode 12||What Do I Do Next? Planning Tools (Part 1) As you go about your busy day, do you have a hard time deciding what to do next? How do you focus on what's most important, and how do you make tough choices when there are more tasks than hours in the day?||2/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Set Goals that Outlast New Year’s Resolutions – FAH episode 11||Think you're too busy to set goals? The truth is that the busier you are, the MORE you need to set goals and create a plan for meeting them! In this episode of the "Flourish at Home" show, I share how setting goals helped me move from the chaos of flyi||1/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaking Christmas Memories without Sacrificing Your Sanity – FAH Episode 10||Do you ever feel pressured to create a Pinterest-perfect Christmas? Let go of burdensome expectations and focus instead on creating meaningful traditions that you and your family can enjoy year after year . . . without losing your sanity! -||12/2/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIt’s Time for an Attitude Adjustment – FAH Episode 9||Homeschooling moms are sometimes so busy training our children that we can forget to examine our own hearts. Do you ever struggle with guilt or fear? Are you paralyzed by perfectionism? Are you ever tempted to complain about your own life or to envy s||11/18/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLaundry and Dishes and Dust–Oh My! FAH Episode 8||Laundry and dishes and dust--oh my! Laundry and dishes and dust! - Do you ever feel like you're walking through a dark, creepy forest, but instead of the unknown threats of lions and tigers and bears, you're facing a never-ending mountain of laundry a..||11/4/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish At Home – Making Memories||Ironically, when your family is together almost all the time, it can be challenging to pull away from the demands of homeschooling to just enjoy being together and have fun as a family. But taking a break is good for parents and children alike.||10/21/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish at Home – Training Our Children||People often ask me how I manage to homeschool and run a home business as a single mom. One of the most important factors is that I have taught my sons how to run the household. In this episode, I'll talk about how to train your children to be independ.||10/7/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish at Home – Introduction to Homeschooling, Part 2||Are you committed to homeschooling but finding it hard to get it all done? Join Mary Jo Tate as she shares 6 of her best practical strategies developed over 18 years of homeschooling.||9/16/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish at Home – Introduction to Homeschooling, Part 1||Are you considering homeschooling and wondering whether it will work for your family? Are you trying to choose curriculum? Are you an experienced homeschooler who could use a reminder of the benefits and a little encouragement?||9/2/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish at Home – Where Did My Time Go?||Have you ever thought, “I could get everything done if I just had more than 24 hours in a day?” I’ve certainly fantasized about having more hours in my day! Time is our most priceless resource because we can’t get any more of it.||8/5/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish at Home – Give Up the Juggling Act!||Does your life seem like a juggling act? Do you feel like you're always dropping the ball? You're not alone! - In this episode of the Flourish At Home show, Mary Jo Tate shares how to give up the juggling act,||7/15/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFlourish At Home Introduction||What is the Flourish At Home show about? - Join your host, Mary Jo Tate, as she discusses the challenges faced by homeschool moms, work-at-home moms, and stay-at-home moms and shares her story of moving toward a more balanced life.||7/3/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
Mary Jo Tate encourages homeschoolers to remember to live a balanced life. Real! Honest! Refreshing!
I am very encouraged and motivated whenever I listen to Mary Joe I love her way of explaining things and the way she breaks them down into manageable pieces.