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I love the beach. It has always been one of my favorite places to go and to be. When I was in college I started collecting sand from some of the more memorial beaches we have been to.  They have become one of my favorite treasures and decor. They are not expensive to create either….

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…

We are huge Star Wars fans and love to celebrate May the 4th. This Monday I am planning a fun dinner for my boys.  I was looking for ideas and found lots of them but couldn’t find a complete set of FREE food labels so I decided to make one as well as a round…

Hello there! This is Camille from My Mommy Style and I am thrilled to be posting here at Over the Big Moon. At My Mommy Style we love to share parenting tips, recipes, stories, DIY, literature, activities, fashion and decor. With Valentine’s Day coming up we thought it would be a great opportunity to share…

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…

As we were preparing for our last trip to Disneyland I saw this quote. It occurred to me that the best way to make the happiest place on earth more happy was to do some fun service with my boys. Because really, what is more magical than doing something nice for someone else. I created…

Today I am sharing with you how to cook pumpkin seeds, plus sharing with you 4 different flavors!  My husband LOVES Pumpkin Seeds and Pine Nuts in the Fall!  We started dating at the beginning of a Fall and it’s seriously one of my main memories – him eating Pumpkin Seeds and Pine Nuts! I…

This summer we moved away from our family and I decided it was time to really sit down and figure out what Halloween traditions I wanted to bring with us and what new ones I wanted to start!  There are SOO many great ideas out there!  There is no way I can do them all, but…

I have shared this tradition before but I got to talk about it with the Crafting Chicks and thought I would share it again here because it literally is my favorite gift tradition. Three years ago I was in the midst of buying presents for my boys and started feeling strongly that I was just…

Do you want to know how I willingly got my kids to save and not eat their Halloween Candy? It was pretty awesome! Not only did it cut down on their intake at the time but it also saved me so much money this Christmas season. Halloween night I went through their candy with them…