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Pam Dana

Author and Co-Owner of Over the Big Moon since 2011. I love having a place to share the things that I am most passionate about - motherhood, being a wife and making a home! I am married to my husband, Scott, and we have 3 beautiful children and together they are my world! I also enjoy reading, crafting and catching up on TV shows (usually with a computer in my lap)!

Hey friends, our Pre-K Chore Charts post has always had consistent traffic since I first posted them back in  2012.  I got looking though and they needed an updated look!  So, that is what I’m sharing with you today!  I am using the same basic design – something very simple and that has each day on a…

My kids love painting!  It is by far their favorite art activity that we do!  So, this summer I’ve planned LOTS of fun painting activities and today I am going to share the project we did last week – Squirt Bottle Kids Painting! Items Needed: Clear Squirt Bottles Tempura Paint Canvas of some sort: Piece…

We have passes to our local Zoo and my kids LOVE to go often! Especially in the summers! In the summers we like to get up early and go in the mornings, while it’s still cool and we can get home in time to just eat lunch at home! But, of course, the kids want…

Here at Over the Big Moon, we are big advocates of creating traditions as a family! At the Dana House we have made Friday night Movie and Pizza a pretty regular tradition! Even to the point that we have a few neighbor kids that are disappointed if it doesn’t happen! I learned very quickly in…

Hey friends – Happy Monday!  Lisa and I are already busy planning our summers full of activities, summer camps for the kids and of course an awesome family vacation!!  So, today we thought it would be fun to team up with some of our favorite blogger friends and Get Away Today to give one lucky winner…. Sounds…

A few months ago I put together these fun Articles of Faith Memorization Printable Cards for my Activity Days Girls! I’ve since been called to teach primary to the kids that are turning 8 and we’ve been using them in class too! Such a fun way to help the kids become more familiar with the…

Please tell me I’m not the only mom with some major Spring Fever going on!!  Friends… I am seriously struggling right now!  I can’t believe I’m about to say this…. because I generally love structure.  But, I’m so over spelling words, math worksheets and rushing out the door to school in the morning!  I’m ready…

Today I am sharing our favorite duo of Kabobs that we make together!  These are seriously the best and super easy Balsamic Pork and Teriyaki Beef!  I decided to share the recipes together, because I believe they compliment each other so well.  Plus, it’s always fun to have two meat options when you make kabobs!…

Summer is close friends! And, I couldn’t be more excited about it!  We just got our fence put in our backyard and we are in the process of putting in bushes and landscaping back there too!  Do you know what a backyard means?  TIME FOR BBQ’s!!  Woohoo!!  And, my favorite thing to BBQ are Kabobs!…

Spring is here friends! Want to know what that means to us girls here at Over the Big Moon? It means we get to start planning our gardens and flower pots! I am SOO excited, because I get to garden this year again! Last year, we were in the process of moving 4 hours up…