A Letter From the Easter Bunny

It’s Time to have some Easter Fun! Easter is an amazing time… it usually marks the beginning of Spring and gives us, especially us in the North, some hope of warmer weather. People celebrate Easter in many different ways… and often that includes adding the Easter Bunny into their celebrations… and with that they might…

Easter Cupcakes

Cute and Festive Cupcakes These cupcakes were a hit but I will go on the record and say that I am not a fabulous baker, I would like to be, but I am not. I can follow a recipe but I can’t just “Martha Stewart” some awesome tart with folded in blood oranges. Cakes frighten…

Easter Bark – an Easy Easter Treat

Kid Approved Easter Treat! We all want things to look nice and I really appreciate the time people put into many of the things that I see on places like Pinterest. Of course, many of them are so over the top, I mean there are preschool treat bags that look like they took more time, money,…

Easter Confetti Eggs

Unusual but Fun Easter Idea My oldest and middle child are only 50 weeks apart, in fact my second born was due on my first born’s birthday, but I had to be induced and that “awesomeness” wasn’t to be. Sometimes their birthdays are right after Easter, depending on when it falls, and for a preschool birthday…

Easter Egg Rainbow

Find Your Perfect Egg Color With Easter approaching dyeing Easter eggs is always on a parent’s mind and it tends to sneak up on us. A few years ago I tried some alternative methods, you can see those here, and kept coming across the graphic below on different “recipes” to dye eggs, an Easter egg rainbow….

Different Ways to Dye Easter Eggs

Traditional Easter Fun  As Easter approaches, the time of dying eggs is at hand, and while many might buy the packets of compressed colors at the box stores, the truth is, they do hinder the experience with color limitations, they call for the use of vinegar, which many people oppose, not to mention that there…

Easter is More Than Eggs and Bunnies

Meaningful Easter Activities In a world of plastic eggs, chocolate bunnies, pre-made baskets, and holidays that are over commercialized, I am sometimes asked by Christian friends how I can celebrate a meaningful Easter, using stories and candy. However, the truth is most traditions can be traced to more meaningful ideas and situations. Easter is more…

Easter Treats and Sweets

Cute Treats for Easter I don’t know if it is that as Easter comes, so does Spring, but I find myself in a frenzy of crafts and recipes at Easter time, more so than even Christmas. I wanted to make some Easter treats and found myself with these hits! Chocolate Nests Ingredients  These are so…

I told my kids the truth about Santa

Yup, I told my kids the truth about Santa! I can just see the hate mail now but it’s true, the weekend before Thanksgiving, I told my kids the truth about Santa, and really it was a long time coming! Honestly, I had never wanted to go the Santa route, because it felt like a…

Making Jello Eggs

Bringing Some Color to the Table! When I was younger my grandmother made eggs in Jello molds for Easter, they were cute and yummy and I thought why not give them a try. I didn’t think making Jello eggs would terribly hard and so I set out to try. What You’ll Need It is important…