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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!

First let’s just take moment and say – WOW! That was intense and a little brutal. I am glad the internet “trolls” have moved on. It’s safe to say that I was very naive to how controversial the Cancelling Christmas post would be. When I agreed to do Good Morning America I sincerely thought what…

One of the things we are doing this year to teach our kids about giving is our version of the 12 days of Christmas with a Nativity. We bought this Olive Wood Children’s Nativity Set on Amazon. I wanted one that was not breakable so the kids could touch it, that was small, and and…

  In the past I have hated Bran Muffins. Loathed them! So, when my friend Emily told me she had a great recipe that you can make each morning, I tried them. For my family…not me of course! Being the good mother I am I was taking a sacrificial bite and so my kids would…

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bosch. All opinions are 100% mine. Recently we’ve overhauled the main part of our house!  We had an unfortunate leak from our dishwasher that required us to replace floors and somehow that turned into also painting, new appliances, new carpet and a new tile…

I saw this saying and loved it! It was exactly the sentiment I was looking for. I wanted something that was simple but still festive for my new gallery wall. I added a deer silhouette in my small frame and then found the perfect free Printable Christmas Tree from Yellow Bliss Road. It was perfect….

It’s true. We have cancelled Christmas in our house this year. Well. at least the version of Christmas our boys have been focusing on. Let me explain. We have not cancelled putting up decorations, celebrating the birth of our Savior, or any of our other heartwarming traditions. But, we have cancelled presents, Santa, and stockings….

How about a teacher gift idea today and some printables to match? I was in my local Michaels and spotted their new Recollections collection on the end of the paper aisle. Hello! They have the cutest items for wrapping and creating gifts! I had to use some serious self restraint to not buy up the entire…

 We are so excited to share these cards with you today. They are secret missions for your kids from their Elf.  No Peeking Parents! They are so fun! You just print the envelopes and cut them out and they fold right up!   You can also download the Mission Impossible cards that fit right into…

This is the last of the Cricut Design Space Star Challenges! For this month I used my Cricut to create not only cute Christmas tags but I also made personalized foam stamps to do it! Did you hear me! You can use your Cricut to make your own stamps! All you need is Foam Sheets…