Category: Camping

Sugar Cone S'Mores! This no mess way to make Smores is sooo much better than the traditional way! Details at!

Is it just me or are S’mores really just a summer treat? Our good friends got a fire pit a few months ago and my kids love making s’mores down there! But, honestly, I hate the mess! So, we have started making these Sugar Cone Smores! They are literally 1/2 the mess! Ingredients: Sugar Ice Cream Cones […]

DIY Roasting Stick Holder - this is awesome and so easy!

Hey guys! Kari here from Life PreKARIous. I’m so excited to show you this awesome DIY roasting stick holder! Having a fire at the end of a hot summer day is one of my absolute favorite things…add some roasted marshmallows and I’m in heaven!  This DIY roasting stick holder is the perfect way to store […]

We took our family on a trip through the Dakotas this summer. I had never really given Mount Rushmore and that area a lot of thought as a family vacation. But we  had a family event in North Dakota and figured we better stop. And we are so very glad! It was amazing! There was […]

Kids Camping Snack Basket | Over the Big Moon - Great ideas for helping making camp snacks easier!

Our family loves to camp! One of the areas of prep that I dread though is preparing the food! I decided this year, to make it easier on myself, that I was going to prepare a Kids Camping Snack Basket! This way whenever one of my 3 kids gets hungry, they know where to go […]

I love camping! But it can be a lot of work and effort. We recently just finished a 4000K mile camping trip and all we had was our car to take everything we needed. Here are some of my favorite tricks to simplify the packing! The first few are ones that I either discovered or […]

This has become our favorite camping and BBQ meal! It is the perfect meal for a crowd because it literally takes hardly any preparation and you can feed a huge group of people! All you need is tortillas and pizza toppings. We used a Camp Chef to set our Dutch ovens on but you could […]

I love foil dinners! It’s probably half the reason I love camping so much. Cooking over a fire can be so fun and so frustrating at the same time. There is nothing worse than charcoaled meat and hard potatoes! I have been working on perfecting foil dinners for a long time and here are the […]

Last year I talked all about camping and shared my favorite fire starter ever – laundry lint! Camping season is upon us and I have improved my little lint system. The biggest complaint I had about lint is that its messy. I usually keep it in a baggie. But then I saw on Pinterest how […]

We headed out of town this weekend on a two day camping trip and it was just what I needed to get away and have fun with my family without any distractions! My hubs lamented before going that we couldn’t take ice cream with us because we couldn’t keep it cold long enough. I don’t […]

As you might have noticed we are a huge camping family. We have worked hard at perfecting our basic foil dinner, we like it so much we sometimes make it and cook it in the oven. Here is what you need: 1 pound ground beef 1 pack Lipton onion soup mix carrots red potatoes onion […]

  • 1
  • 2

Exploring all phases of life. 

© Over The Big Moon - All Rights Reserved

The images, tutorials and content on are protected by copyright laws. DO NOT distribute or copy the content or share multiple images (including collage images) without written permission. DO NOT edit, crop, or remove watermarks from any image. For questions contact us at This site contains affiliate links, which means that I may get a small commission if you decide to purchase anything from suggested companies. I recommend products that I use and love myself or that I think would be a helpful resource. Using these affiliate links to make your purchase helps support Over the Big Moon and allows me to continue to provide you with quality posts. You will not be paying anymore if items are purchased through affiliate links.