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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!

After several requests we worked up a Valentine’s Day Redbox Code printable for you all today! All you need is a little something special, a bottle of bubbly and a Redbox code for a fun and romantic night in. To buy Redbox codes simply go to their website. Make sure you are buying DVD or…

I have been dreaming of shelves above my buffet for awhile now. When I saw this image from Restoration Hardware, I knew they were perfect! I just needed to make a larger version. I am in love with how they turned out. Each shelf is 4 feet long. This is not a super cheap DIY…

Valentines is a hard holiday when you have all boys, especially as they get older. Last year I made Minecraft Valentines for them and this year they really wanted Clash of Clans cards to pass out. There are 4 designs total with both cards and candy wrappers.  I made the candy wrappers a little bit…

One of my New Years goals is to not eat out as much! Part of succeeding in that goal is being prepared with a delicious meal that doesn’t take a lot of time. I gathered 12 soup recipes that are made in the crock pot that look perfect for a cold winter night! Loaded Potato…

I’m afraid by putting my feelings into words somehow it will minimize the feeling we experienced this past Christmas morning. There was a magical and almost sacred feeling in our home and I hope that I can somehow convey that feeling to you reading this. When we first started this journey (and before it became…

 Today I want to share a delicious and simple recipe with you, Caramel Dumplings! What I love most about this recipe (besides that it is delicious!) is that it takes very basic ingredients that most people always have on hand. Here is what you need: 1 1/4 c flour 1/3 c sugar 2 tsp baking…

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…