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Raising Arrows - Home Management for the Homeschool Mom

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Rank #65 in Kids & Family category

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Learn how to manage your home and homeschool with practical, simple, guilt-free ideas from a mom of 10!

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Learn how to manage your home and homeschool with practical, simple, guilt-free ideas from a mom of 10!

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Great podcast!

By Jodylleigh - Jul 02 2018
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I enjoy listening to Amy’s insights on raising a large family. Her advice is excellent!

Very helpful and fun

By Robin CG - Oct 13 2017
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I love listening to this podcast. Always lots of tips and brings smiles to my day.

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98 Ratings
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97
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Great podcast!

By Jodylleigh - Jul 02 2018
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I enjoy listening to Amy’s insights on raising a large family. Her advice is excellent!

Very helpful and fun

By Robin CG - Oct 13 2017
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I love listening to this podcast. Always lots of tips and brings smiles to my day.
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Raising Arrows - Home Management for the Homeschool Mom

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Rank #65 in Kids & Family category

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Learn how to manage your home and homeschool with practical, simple, guilt-free ideas from a mom of 10!

Rank #1: My Morning Routine on a Homeschool Day

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Have you ever wondered what a typical morning homeschool schedule looks like in our house?  Today, I share all the subjects we tackle, our Morning Basket or Table Time routine, how we manage lunch on homeschool days, and so much more!   Get FREE homeschooling & homemaking resources HERE!   Resources mentioned: The Homeschool Garden Morning Time Review ~The Homeschool Garden Morning Time Membership~   The Precious People Curriculum Review ~The Precious People Curriculum~   DITL - Typical Friday House Cleaning (VIDEO) How to Put Your Homeschool on Autopilot (PODCAST) Weekly House Cleaning (PODCAST)   Homeschooling Year Round information Making Homeschool Lunches Easy Apologia Science with Multiple Ages Phonetic Zoo Review Reading Eggs (helped my struggling reader!) GradeSpelling.com CLE Science Readers
Sep 25 2018
22 mins
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Rank #2: A Well-Ordered Day

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When you homeschool, it is imperative you have some sense of order to your day because the flow and productivity of your day is entirely up to you.  However, having a well-ordered day isn't about a tight schedule and huge to-do lists.  It's more about structure and margin.

In this episode:

  • Learn how to begin ordering your day.
  • Learn how to make meals, school, and personal time more productive.
  • Learn how to put things in their proper order.
  • Learn how to plan for interruptions that don't derail your entire day.

Resources mentioned:

Home Management for the Homeschool available in audio, paperback, ebook, and Kindle

Loop Scheduling

Tapestry of Grace

PictureSmart Bible

Mommy Morning Routine Podcast

Meal Planning Podcast

How Many Hours to Homeschool Podcast

FLYlady.net

Oct 02 2017
21 mins
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Rank #3: Girls & Their Attitudes

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As your girls grow into their teenage years, you may begin to see attitudes that are so different from what you are used to seeing. Learn 3 secrets to help your daughter navigate her teen years and avoid attitude problems.

Resources:

Subscribe to the Raising Arrows Newsletter for more great content!

Jan 07 2019
18 mins
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Rank #4: 3 Essential Morning Homemaking Chores

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What 3 things could you do to revolutionize your day and take it from chaos to calm(ish) in about 20 minutes each morning?  In this podcast, learn the answer PLUS:

  • How to get your home guest-ready first thing in the morning.
  • My secret weapon for keeping the bathroom clean!
  • How to guarantee meals won't be haphazard.
May 31 2017
14 mins
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Rank #5: How to Have Enough of You to Go Around

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Are you feeling stressed out and stretched thin?  Are you wondering how to better manage your day so you can be a better mom?  This podcast gives you tons of great tips on having enough of you to go around in your parenting, homemaking, and every day life!

In this episode:

  • How to delegate and who to delegate to.
  • How to spot time wasters.
  • When to let go of a schedule.
  • How to find peace with your day.

Resources mentioned:

So Many Littles, So Little Time ebook - coupon RAPODCAST 10% off here - https://www.raisingarrows.net/product/many-littles-little-time/

Age Appropriate Chore List

Don't want to listen?  Read the post!

Feb 26 2018
12 mins
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Rank #6: My ALDI Grocery Budget

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What does a family of 11 buy?  What is my grocery budget each week?  Why will you never see me laying all my groceries out on the table and taking a photo of them?  Learn all of this and more!

Jul 03 2017
31 mins
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Rank #7: Learning to Create a Mother Culture

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Busy moms tend to forget to cultivate art and beauty in their own lives.  They are so busy pouring out, they don't realize how important it is to show their children what an abundant adult life looks like.  Learn how to inspire your children with your own creative life by building what the Charlotte Mason method calls "Mother Culture."   Resources mentioned: The Me Time Myth (post) #bookstagram on Instagram You Are an Artist! Clubhouse & Chalk Pastel classes Watercolor Nature Journal Class on Craftsy
Oct 02 2018
18 mins
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Rank #8: Parenting High Maintenance Children

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Some children take more energy to parent.  They are emotionally, physically, and mentally taxing, but we can learn how to parent them best if we just take the time to understand who they are and what makes them tick.

In this episode:

  • The one thing that will change how you parent your high maintenance child.
  • How to avoid making a diagnosis an excuse.
  • Finding new discipline methods and coping mechanisms that work.

Resources mentioned:

Homeschooling the Child with Aspergers Syndrome

Mar 15 2018
16 mins
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Rank #9: Making Homeschool Planning Easy

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Does homeschool planning stress you out?  If you’ve ever wondered if there is an easier way, this is the podcast for you!

In this episode:

  • Tons of easy homeschool planning ideas!
  • Resources for helping your kids be more independent.
  • What planners work best depending on what kind of homeschool mom you are.

Show Notes can be found at: https://www.raisingarrows.net/podcasts

Apr 22 2017
26 mins
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Rank #10: How Many Hours a Day Does it Take to Homeschool?

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Are you worried you aren't homeschooling enough hours?  Or perhaps your homeschool schedule has you stressed out.  Or maybe you need to know how to count homeschooling hours that aren't seatwork.  Everything you need to know is here!

Thanks to a partnership with JonathanPark.com, I have a coupon code for 20% off the Series Packs (ends up being 40% off the Original Adventures!) Use this link - https://www.jonathanpark.com/pages/blogger-review-special-offer Use this coupon code - arrows20

In this episode:

  • How many hours does homeschooling actually take?
  • How long should each subject take?
  • What can you count as school?

Get your FREE Home Management Training Checklist!

Post on How Many Hours it Takes to Homeschool Post on How Long Certain Subjects Take to Homeschool

2017 Homeschool Curriculum Podcast

Large Family Homeschooling eBook - Offers tons of great tips for managing your time and getting the goodie out of your school day!

Homeschool Made Simple video - fantastic video from Compass Classroom on keeping things simple in your homeschool.

Sep 25 2017
20 mins
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Rank #11: A Typical Day in My Life

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Have you ever wondered what my day looks like?  Here's your chance to see how my routine works, and what an average day is like in the Raising Arrows household!

In this episode:  

  • Why I don't get up early.
  • How I manage my rowdy preschooler.
  • When I fit in blogging.
  • What a typical homeschool day looks like.
Jun 19 2017
25 mins
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Rank #12: Large Family Laundry Solutions

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Laundry is a part of our everyday existence, especially in a large family!  Learn the secrets of our daily laundry chores and how this routine has evolved over the years!

Resources:

Large Family Daily Laundry Routine (blog post)

Huge List of Large Family Laundry Systems (blog post)

Teach Your Kids to Do Their Own Laundry (blog post)

XL Hamper with Mesh Bag (aff)

Mar 05 2019
17 mins
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Rank #13: Large Family Mealtime

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Make family meal times with your little ones nourishing for body and soul!  This week's podcast is full of ideas for making meal time less stressful!

In this episode:

  • How to de-stress meal time.
  • Easy breakfast, lunch, and dinner ideas!
  • Resources for managing little ones during meals.
  • Creating a pleasant mealtime atmosphere.

Find all resources mentioned at: https//www.raisingarrows.net/podcasts

Apr 29 2017
28 mins
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Rank #14: Building Strong Family Traditions

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What makes you strong as a family?  What makes your home a haven?  What makes you unique?  It's the things you do together as a family - the traditions your family has created over the years.  And often, the stronger the family, the more traditions you see that family celebrating.

If you find yourself lacking in these rich family traditions (or you want to build even more!), this podcast is for you!

In this episode:

  • 3 reasons why you can't seem to build solid family traditions
  • Easy tradition ideas you can start today!
  • How to put together a list of family traditions.

Resources mentioned:

End of Summer Picnic podcast

Emily's Story

Grieving Through the Holidays

Our Irish Supper Menu

12 Week Holiday Planner

Little House on the Prairie book set

Amazon Prime Music - look for Seeds Family Worship or Scripture Lullabies

Having a REAL Sabbath Rest podcast

Resurrection Garden

Jonathan Park audios

Beginning of School picnic

Advent Ideas for Kids

How to Make Birthdays Special without Breaking the Bank

Special Night

How to Play CHOPPED as a Family

Apr 18 2018
17 mins
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Rank #15: Creating a 30 Day Master Meal Plan

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If you are looking for a way to pull together an easy meal plan that gives you tons of freedom and flexibility, a 30 Day Master Meal List is the way to go!  Don't miss the Trim Healthy Table GIVEAWAY!  

In this episode:

  • How I use a rotating list to make shopping easier.
  • Why the Miscellaneous/Sides category is so important.
  • Tons of great recipes!

Resources mentioned:

--> Once a Month Shopping Series

--> Master Meal List post

--> Large Family Recipe page

--> Trim Healthy Table from Trim Healthy Mama

--> Evernote

--> Cinnamon Roll recipe

--> Oven Pancake (aka Dutch Babies)

--> Banana Bread

--> 365:  One Year of Healthy Meals for Busy Families

Sep 18 2017
16 mins
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Rank #16: Potty Training Tip & Tricks

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As a mother of 10, you'd think I'd be an expert at potty training, but it has been a lot of trial and error, and I still don't think I'm very good at it!  However, I have discovered one method and a lot of tips and tricks that work really well, even with my stubborn potty trainer!

In this episode:

  • Find out if my boys were easier to train than my girls!
  • Learn my potty training in 1 day method!
  • Get the low-down on how we reward our potty trainers!
Aug 28 2017
20 mins
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Rank #17: How to Be a Rested and Relaxed Homeschool Mom

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Go to https://www.raisingarrows.net/podcasts/ to find the show notes and resources mentioned in this podcast!

Are you overwhelmed by the task of homeschooling?  Are you stressed out by everything you have to do during the day?  Do you feel like homeschooling isn't at all what you had dreamed it would be.  This podcast will give you the tools you need to find rest and relaxation in your homeschool day and the margin you need to begin enjoying homeschooling once again!

 In this episode: 

  • How to get rest even when you aren't getting sleep.
  • How to find margin in your day.
  • How to choose extracurricular activities for your kids so you aren't run ragged.
  • PLUS!  Get a FREE BeeSilk Lotion Stick!
Sep 05 2017
23 mins
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Rank #18: Occupying a Busy Preschooler

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I have a VERY busy preschooler.  In this podcast I share the resources we use to keep him occupied and how we structure his day so he stays out of trouble!

Jul 17 2017
20 mins
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Rank #19: Life as a Mom with Sensory Issues

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Are you a mom who is easily overwhelmed by noise, lights, touch or smells?  You might have sensory issues like I do.  Listen to learn how I deal with being a large family mom and having sensory issues.  Learn my tips and tactics for managing all the sensory input a mom comes in contact with during the day!

Life as a Mom with Sensory Issues (blog post)

Resources mentioned:

Jul 19 2018
14 mins
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Rank #20: Weekly House Cleaning Without Help

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When I had 2 small children, I did the majority of the house cleaning every Monday morning, mostly by myself.  Learn how I organized the chores, how long it took me, and how I kept it clean the rest of the week.

In this episode:

  • How I got control of my messy house.
  • My Monday morning chores.
  • How I kept the house clean throughout the week.

Resources:

FLYlady app

Jul 26 2018
10 mins
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