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Lisa

Author/co-founder of Over the Big Moon since 2011. I am passionate about creating, graphic design, DIY projects, gardening, cooking and all things home and family...with the exception of laundry! Most importantly I am a wife to my best friend, John and a Mom to 3 amazing boys! Thanks for stopping by today!

Pam and I are so excited to announce that we are a part of the Cricut Design Star competition! This month the project we were assigned to make was something Fashion/Gear. As a member of team 15 we chose the theme “Designer-Inspired.” This was my first time using the Cricut Explore™ machine and I loved…

Its back to school time! Both Pam and my kids are in school as of today! We wanted to share a great way to help control the technology or TV watching now that school has started! Hours are precious when you already have to share your kids with school, and you don’t want to waste…

I have a very simple back to school idea for you today. Just a few donut holes, Ziploc  bags, and our free bag topper. Our Parent Organization used them when the teachers came back to school this week. They doubled as an invitation for our luncheon. It was a fun way to welcome them back…

I have an amazing recipe for you today. Its a simple and delicious Italian spice mix. It is great for sprinkling over olive oil and balsamic vinegar to dip bread in. It can also be a great gift for a friend or new neighbor! Here is what you need to make it: 1 Tbsp. dried…

I do singing time for Primary at church. Its hard when you are in the middle of teaching to make sure you are choosing the helpers evenly. I prefer to use a “Pick me jar.” It is simply a jar with the kids names inside. Last time we had one of these we would put…

Yesterday I shared the coral, teal, and gold tween room redo. For her craft area we found this great organizer but I wanted to give it more character. It was so much easier than I thought! First we taped off the drawers. Because these were laminate we had to prime them with some primer to…

My friend’s daughter, Elisabeth, wanted to redo her room and they enlisted my help! Elisabeth has great taste and she wanted the colors coral, aqua, and gold. First we painted her walls Benjamin Moore Horizon. We wanted a light color that would allow her white furniture to pop. Since Elisabeth is only 10 years old…

I was able to throw a fun shower for a good friend of mine who was having twins a few months ago. We went with a fun Ice Cream Theme – “Two Scoops of Joy!”  I made a downloadable invitation that you can add your own text to. I was able to create all of the…

We shared this fun project a few weeks ago on Skip to my Lou. Its a super inexpensive craft and activity, and with a little prep its super easy. Here is what you need: Jumbo craft sticks Leather cord Sharpies Fun duct tape (optional) The first thing you need to do is bend the sticks. …

I have such a hard time menu planning in the summer! This is one of my stand by meals for those days when I have no idea what I should cook for dinner.     We almost always have green onions and tomatoes in our garden so its super convenient. Here is what you need:…