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Valentines is a hard holiday when you have all boys, especially as they get older. Last year I made Minecraft Valentines for them and this year they really wanted Clash of Clans cards to pass out. There are 4 designs total with both cards and candy wrappers.  I made the candy wrappers a little bit…

One of my New Years goals is to not eat out as much! Part of succeeding in that goal is being prepared with a delicious meal that doesn’t take a lot of time. I gathered 12 soup recipes that are made in the crock pot that look perfect for a cold winter night! Loaded Potato…

Hey friends! HAPPY NEW YEAR!  The year 2014 was a good one for us girls here at Over the Big Moon! We shared, we grew and we had a blast!  So, I thought it would be fun to highlight our Top Posts from 2014! #12 – Insiders Guide to Disneyland Did you know that Lisa is from…

I’m afraid by putting my feelings into words somehow it will minimize the feeling we experienced this past Christmas morning. There was a magical and almost sacred feeling in our home and I hope that I can somehow convey that feeling to you reading this. When we first started this journey (and before it became…

 Today I want to share a delicious and simple recipe with you, Caramel Dumplings! What I love most about this recipe (besides that it is delicious!) is that it takes very basic ingredients that most people always have on hand. Here is what you need: 1 1/4 c flour 1/3 c sugar 2 tsp baking…

This year will be our first year away from my family for New Years Eve!  Generally we all get together and the kids play, while the adults visit.  We all enjoy some food and play a few games!  And, then at 10pm we celebrate the New Year early, by watching the ball drop and letting…

First let’s just take moment and say – WOW! That was intense and a little brutal. I am glad the internet “trolls” have moved on. It’s safe to say that I was very naive to how controversial the Cancelling Christmas post would be. When I agreed to do Good Morning America I sincerely thought what…

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…

Believe it or not – I am 100% done with all my Christmas shopping for my kids, family and neighbors!  All I have left is my kids teacher gifts!  So, I went on the hunt for some ideas!   Thank goodness for crazy talented and creative people, because my brain has hit its max this…

Winter is here friends!  And, today I am sharing my favorite Extra Creamy Hot Chocolate recipe with you!  The best part of it – you make it in a crockpot!   We pretty much make hot chocolate nightly during the winter in our home, so this has become a favorite for my kiddos!  It’s so creamy and sweet…