Christmas Surprises and Christmas Crackers

Christmas Surprises & Christmas Cracker

The first Christmas was full of surprises.  It is likely Christmas at your house is also full of surprises.  One of the ways we keep Christ in Christmas is by reflecting on all the surprises during the first Christmas.  While making the craft of a Christmas Cracker suggested below, discuss with your child, in an age appropriate manner, all the surprises that occurred that first … [Read more...]

Simple Laundry System {involve the kids!}

simple laundry system

Simple Laundry System It’s time to talk about laundry. We all have it. It just simply needs to be done. Why not get a system in place that makes it easier? And if you have kids, get them involved! Today I want to share my laundry system that works great with my four kids (soon to be 5 when our adoption is complete!). This is not the only way to do it, but after struggling … [Read more...]

{Recipe} Eggplant Lasagna

I LOVE lasagna, mainly because I love pasta.  But since I've been more in touch with my healthier side, I decided to try out Eggplant Lasagna. This was only my second time making it, and I love it. It is way less hassle than "real" lasagna, but is just as satisfying. There are a few things I learned the second time around.  For example, get two eggplants, I only used one but … [Read more...]

Three Pre-K Home School Strategies

Preschool homeschooling strategies and organization tips from Satisfaction Through Chirst

Three Simple Organized Ideas for Early Learning at Home From the moment Paul and I found out we were expecting our son, we knew we wanted to home school him, and any future children. What we didn't know was how. You see, I'm not a teacher. I never wanted to be a teacher. My skill set simply does not lead me to the classroom. In fact, the idea of spending the entire day … [Read more...]

Book Review, Craft and Giveaway: Good Night, Little Pumpkin by: Claire Keay

"Good Night, Little Pumpkin" was given to me to review from the publisher but the opinions are my own. Good Night, Little Pumpkin Review & Giveaway If you are looking for a delightful fall read with your child, look no further!  "Good Night, Little Pumpkin," by: Claire Keay is a board book from Thomas Nelson Publishers, so it is a book that is not only going to last a … [Read more...]