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I am feeling so proud today and I am full of gratitude for the wonderful land that I live in. May you all have a have a safe and happy 4th of July! Download Print Here Happy Birthday America!   Want to keep up with us at Over the Big Moon….click here to learn how…

Happy Friday friends! I’m the person behind Crystal Mickelsen Design and I split my creative energies between graphic design and interior design. I live in Texas with my husband and two children and I love to knit, run, read, and eat good food. Check out my website to see more of what I do!   Today I am here…

I have very strong ideas about kids and video games. In my personal experience I can visibly see a decrease in their imagination literally each and every time they get off a device. Its like they forget how to play. I also see the opposite, the longer they play without plugging in the more creative…

One of my favorite decorations that is in Dylan’s Nursery are these simple puzzles that I painted! I came up with the idea when we moved my boys bedroom upstairs and I was trying to clean out some of the toys that had our playroom full. I love these puzzles and their look, but my…

This was my first time every painting furniture! I had seen about 1000 tutorials online, so I wasn’t expecting it to be super hard. But, I had no idea that it would be SO easy! I decided to start out spray painting the changing table and some of the decorations!  I didn’t tell my hubby…

Hello everybody!  Today I’m gonna take you through the decorations I used throughout Dylan’s Nursery!  I didn’t want to spend a lot of money on her Nursery, so I used spray paint on A LOT of it, including: furniture, decorations & accessories! To start out I’m just gonna share the spray paint colors I used…

As you read this, I am probably sitting on my couch snuggling my 5 day old baby Dylan!  That or changing my 20th diaper for the day!  I thought it was time to share my sweet Baby Dylan’s Nursery with you all!  I am no Interior Designer, but I am pretty excited with how Dylan’s…

This year I am the camp director for our church’s girls camp. I am so excited! There are a few girls that we haven’t been seeing at our preparation meetings and I wanted them to know that we were missing them. After this last weeks activity I had a whole bunch of s’more stuff leftover…

Here is our 4th of July Pre-K Pack Expansion!  4th of July is one of my families MOST FAVORITE Holidays!  We for sure do lots of fun extra things around this Holiday!  So, I knew that I needed to make N a 4th of July Pre-K Pack Expansion!  This is the Expansion Pack to the…

Pam happened to mention that she didn’t have a whole lot of fun headbands and bows for Dylan and so I wanted to spoil the little miss with some head bling. After dropping some serious $$$ on some from a boutique, my amazing friend, Carly, told me the secret to her daughters darling bead bands –…