Tag: Easter

Printable Easter scavenger hunt clues

Printable Easter scavenger hunt clues
We usually do an egg hunt at Easter (and yes, we find usually find an errant egg around Flag Day, which is why we stick with plastic). This year, though, I’m going to have my tween do a scavenger hunt for her Easter basket. You can structure your hunt any number of ways, be it... Read more »

Hunting for Easter egg trivia? Find 11 fun facts here

<strong>What do eggs represent?</strong><br><br>  Historians believe people have eggs for thousands of years to celebrate the spring equinox, which was often around the start of the new year prior to the adoption of the Gregorian calendar. Christians missionaries adopted the existing pagan celebrations and began using eggs as a symbol of new life and resurrection and to represent Jesus's emergence from the tomb. Many cultures still decorate eggs to mark the start of spring and new life.<br><br>
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The Easter season brings Easter baskets and all kind of eggs: chocolate eggs, candy eggs, egg hunts, Easter egg dyeing and decorating. Hippety hop (or just click) your way through the gallery below impress your friends, family and even the Easter Bunny with these fun facts and learn some of the history behind treasured traditions... Read more »

Easter ideas: Round-up of tween fun with baskets, eggs and Peeps

Easter ideas: Round-up of tween fun with baskets, eggs and Peeps
Hippity, hoppity, Easter is on it’s way, as the song goes, and here’s a round up of some favorite Easter blog posts and articles with wonderful, easy ideas to help you, your tween and your whole family hop to some Easter fun. While the Easter bunny may no longer be the star of the show... Read more »
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