Family Easter Celebration

Easter

Spring break is over and it’s time to get crackin’ with all the spring cleaning. {More on that later on this week.} But before I get started, here’s a little peek at our Easter Sunday celebration.

The kids all dressed up and ready for church. Pretty smiles.

 

Laughing uncontrollably…this photo session is over.

 

We had some friends over in the afternoon for some coffee and cake. I made my Fancy […]

Hanging Window Easter Eggs

Hanging Eggs

 

Here’s a fun and simple project to add a little whimsy to your windows.

 

To make these Hanging Window Easter Eggs, you will need the following supplies:

water-color paper pearly paint glitter glue ribbon thread needle paint brush hole punch egg template scissors

 

1. Trace eggs on water-color paper using template. Cut out.

2. Paint both sides of the egg. Let dry

3. Add glitter glue. Let dry.

4. […]

Easter Bunny Wall Art

Bunny Wall Art

Here’s what we made at Bible club this week, bedazzled Easter bunny wall art. I think the favorite part for everyone was adding a little glitz and glamor to the canvas.

It’s a simple project that adds color and cheer and a little spring to your decor. Enjoy!

Supplies

canvas pink, purple, blue and aquamarine metallic paint 2″ white pom-pom acrylic jewels or beads ribbon for hanging sponge brush glue tape bunny template […]

Bunny Friends for Easter {Upcycle}

TP Bunny

Here’s a fun bunny craft to make with your kids for Easter. {It’s also a great way to re-purpose toilet paper rolls.} We like to fill the bunnies with Easter grass and candy and set one at each person’s plate for the big Easter dinner.

Supplies needed

toilet paper roll brown construction paper googly eyes white pom-pom TP Bunny Template glue scissors black marker Easter grass (optional) candy (optional)

1. Print out the TP […]

Stained Glass Paper Window Art ~ Bunny and Eggs for Easter

Stained Glass Easter

Now that Valentine’s Day is over {you can read all about our party here} it’s time to start crafting and getting ready for Easter and spring.

To get you started, I’ve put together a fun tutorial for you. These window decorations would look lovely in your home, classroom or even a store window. Have fun crafting!

Stained Glass Eggs and Bunny for Easter

Pin it here.

 

Supplies

templates printed on white cardstock ~ […]

Resurrection Rolls – Teach the Meaning of Easter

The empty tomb

Here’s a wonderful way to teach kids the meaning of Easter while having fun in the kitchen.

Ingredients

cresent rolls melted margerine large marshmallows cinnamon sugar

1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

2. Unroll the cresent rolls and lay a triangle in front of each child. This represents the cloth that Jesus was wraped in.

3. Each child receives a marshmallow to represent Jesus.

4. Dip the marshmallow in the melted butter. The butter represents the […]

2 Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

Butterfly Eggs

The kids and I had so much fun working on decorating eggs the last couple of days. Here’s what we did.

Ladybug Eggs

Supplies

blown out eggs red candle matches black permanent marker black ribbon bamboo skewer

1. Stick the egg on a skewer.

2. Light the candle and wait for wax to melt.

3. Drip wax on egg and cover with dots. Drop from a higher distance for thinner wax dots.

4. Let dry. […]

How to Blow out Easter Eggs

How to blow out Easter Eggs

Ready to decorate Easter eggs? Here’s a step by step guide to blowing out Easter eggs. I’ll share how we decorate our eggs in a follow-up post later on today. Don’t miss out and follow me on facebook.

1. Gather supplies (needle, toothpicks, bowl). Rinse eggs and dry off.

2. Gently poke a hole in the top of the egg using the needle.

3. Use the needle to chip around the edge and […]

Resurrection Eggs – Teach the Meaning of Easter

Resurrection Eggs

Here’s a simple hands-on way to teach kids the meaning of Easter. You can purchase a set of Resurrection Eggs or make your own. We made our set several years back and the kids love opening the eggs and telling the story of Easter over and over again. Make sure you don’t miss out on other Easter projects and follow me on facebook.

Here’s how to make your own set of Resurrection Eggs.

Supplies

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Easter Basket Garden Centerpiece

I love decorating for the holidays. Here’s a super easy way to create your own Easter Basket Garden Centerpiece. I also posted some pictures of other Easter decorations we put up throughout the house.

Supplies:

basket reindeer moss hot glue gun & glue plastic insert or pot plants & bulbs dirt Spanish moss decorative chicks, eggs, bunnies… (optional)

1. Cover the basket with reindeer moss using the hot glue gun.

2. […]