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Hello loves! Here at illistyle we have been so productive recently, catching up on everything that has been falling by the wayside during the active summer months.  Little home projects that I keep saying “Oh, I should do that,” are finally getting done.  One thing I have known we needed for a while is coasters….

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…

Hello again my loves! It’s April from illistyle.com back with another easy DIY tutorial.  Back to School is literally right around the corner (yikes!), so I have made this easy DIY Chalkboard Teacher’s Gift that you can make in just minutes!  Grab your hot glue gun, girl. Supplies: 1 – Small chalkboard (this is the one…

Hey OTBM Readers!  Val from The Caldwell Project here again!  Today I’m gonna share with you how to create a DIY Large Art Piece!  Creating your own piece of large art can make a great impact in a space and if you have any sort of craft paper cutter it couldn’t be easier to accomplish….

I have had red and blue bandanas in my 4th of July bin for a couple of years. I knew they would make the best bunting but I just never had time to put it together. Yesterday I had about 30 minutes and decided I could pull it off, and I did! It was easy…

This last month I have been busy working to get ahead on some projects and get some fun things planned for my family for when we first move! We are moving this week,  4 hours away, to an area where we basically know nobody.  So, I wanted a fun activity to start with my boys…

Hey Everyone! I’m so glad to be back to share a fun project I worked on last week. Glass Glitter iPhone cases! I love Glitter! Yes, it’s true. Things that sparkle and shine catch my eye and have drawn me in since I was a little girl. If it sits long enough, eventually I will…

Happy Monday! Hope you all had a good weekend! Today I wanted to share a lifesaving organization trick we are utilizing! We have a set of bunk beds for our older boys and until recently we had a toddler bed for Beckham. Beckham needed a new bed but I didn’t want to give up any…

Hello, again Over The Big Moon Readers!  Hopefully you enjoyed the DIY Chalkboard last month and were able to download the printable version.  If not, it’s not too late and you can find it HERE. Okay, this month I wanted to something that would be fun for Halloween, but could also last more than just…

I shared our Halloween porch yesterday and wanted to give a little more info on the details. One of my favorite’s is our totally free to make broomsticks! We went hiking as a family to find two big sticks and several smaller sticks. I gave each the boys a bucket for collecting and they loved…