Author Archives: Bettijo

Bettijo is a co-founder and designer here at Paging Supermom. More importantly, she is a mother of four -- three girls and a boy. During quieter moments, she enjoys art, retro-modern design, photography and making new things. In 2003 Bettijo founded an organic bath and spa products brand, Bath By Bettijo, which has been regularly featured in national magazines including Real Simple, Martha Stewart Living, Whole Living, O, EveryDay with Rachel Ray, Health, Lucky, Shape and more.

Eerie Eyes for Halloween

Make this easy, Eerie Eyeball Garland at

Did you ever have to dissect a cow’s eyeball in middle school science class? I did, and I think I will forever be traumatized by how disgusting and squishy they were. Honestly I can’t really even handle putting in contacts. I guess that’s why I’m a designer and not a doctor. The only eyeballs I…

Bettijo’s New Kitchen Inspiration


I don’t know anyone that doesn’t have a dream kitchen board on Pinterest, so I figured you could relate to the years of anticipation and giddy-as-a-child-on-Christmas-morning feeling I’ve got going on as we’re remodeling my kitchen now. We actually tore into the kitchen back in July. We are doing all the work ourselves, and it’s…

Black Beauty Worksheets and Quotes

Printable quotes from Black Beauty via @PagingSupermom

Recently we worked with our friends at Wild+Free on this month’s content bundle called BEGINNINGS. In case you’re not yet familiar with Wild+Free — it is a homeschool community that publishes a monthly packet of educational activities and ideas. We think the bundles are great for non-homeschoolers too, and our favorite part is the book…

Mad Laboratory Halloween Party Game

Mad Laboratory Halloween Party Game with Free Printables at

Grab your white lab coats and meet us in the Paging Supermom Pop-Up Mad Laboratory — something sinister and fun awaits! Kids of all ages will get a thrill trying to identify chilling specimens in this fun, Halloween game. For any of you school homeroom moms, this activty would make a great idea for a…

Accepting Imperfections


A couple weeks ago I was asked to share some thoughts on cultivating a good life over at Becky Higgin’s blog. If you are not familiar with Becky then you need to learn all about Project Life — her super-simple scrapbooking solution that is guaranteed to make you feel like a Supermom. In my post…

Free Funnies for School Lunches

Free Printable Lunchbox Funnies from

It’s hard to get back into the swing of school after summertime, so we like to give the kiddos a little something extra to look forward to in their lunches that first week back to school. To try to get the cutest smiles in these photos, we actually had the kids tell each other the…