One of the best parts about holiday get togethers is eating delicious food. Whether you treat Easter as a pot luck or you pride yourself in cooking the entire meal yourself, these side dishes are tasty, simple, and sure to be a hit with your guests. We’ve got you covered on all the good stuff — fresh salads, roasted vegetables, and creamy mac and cheese. Read on to discover 10 Easter sides that anyone can make.
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This Easter, why not try something different and fun for your Easter baskets? According to the National Confectioners Association, 77% of Americans participate in giving Easter baskets each year.
The origin of modern day Easter traditions, such as the Easter basket, are believed to have been introduced to America by German immigrants who moved with their stories of a bunny that delivered eggs. As is the case with any holiday, families can choose if they want to go lavishly over-the-top, or stick with practicality. Here at Daily Mom, we prefer practical basket goodies that we know will be loved and appreciated long beyond the egg hunt. In a world of STUFF, why not think of a way to turn our NEEDS into WANTS.
The Easter basket is the perfect start to practical gift giving, while preserving the time honored traditions that accompany the Easter holiday. Whatever your preference, lavish or low key, check out these ideas on making this Easter unique and fun.
When it comes to the family Easter spread, why not leave the main meal to Grandma and the scrumptious sides to siblings! Everyone knows dessert is the best part of a holiday spread, and Easter is no different. This edible Easter basket will have everyone ooh’ing and aah’ing, and the best part is that you can make it as easy-peasy or over-the-top as you’d like.
This cupcake is adaptable to your cooking comfort, but doesn’t skimp on cuteness. Keep it simple and allow the taste of the cupcake to speak to your stomach, dress it up to let your inner kitchen goddess out, or make it a fun activity to do with the kids. Whatever you decide, the edible Easter basket will be a hit!
Easter is a special time for kids. The magic of the Easter bunny, hunting for Easter eggs, and the beginning of warm weather can make for some special times. However, it can be difficult to find gifts and items for your kids for this occasion, especially after the Christmas and holiday season. Daily Mom has you covered though, with unique gift ideas for the Easter holiday. We have everything – toys, books, treats, and more! Check out the best gifts for kids this Easter in our 2017 Easter Essentials Guide for kids.
Spring has sprung and that means Easter is on its way. With the craziness of the just past holiday season and Valentine’s Day, it can be hard to wrap our minds around yet another occasion in which we prepare meals, buy gifts, and try to create memories for our families. Daily Mom is here to help you get what you need to make this Easter one of the best, with some of the most essential items. From planners to get yourself organized to the perfect dishes to help create tasty meals, Daily Mom has you covered.
Leave the Easter bonnets for the kids. This year’s spring fashions will have your entire family stylish for family gatherings, photos, and ready to come face to face with even the most adventurous egg hunters. The little ones don’t have to be the only ones dressing up this holiday!
With beautiful spring colors and classic styles that can go beyond Easter morning, you’ll be pulling your Easter dress out of the closet for spring weddings, graduation parties, and even date nights.
Easter is first and foremost a religious holiday. People gather in churches (sometimes for the first time all year) to celebrate The Resurrection. Of course for us moms, there’s another side to this beautiful holiday – the Easter Bunny. Where the idea to have a man-sized rabbit hop around depositing eggs came from, we may never truly know, but every kid loves a good egg hunt! Couple all of this with the fact that it’s often a three day weekend for most employees, and you’ve got the makings of a great vacation. Here are a few great getaway ideas for this Easter, all on the East Coast, complete with Sunrise Services, chocolate bunnies, and the most comfy beds we could find!
Having a preschool aged child can be so much fun, especially around the holidays. The world is a magical place to a young child, and you get to participate in that magic by playing Easter Bunny and filling up an amazing basket with things you know your child will love. Here are some of our favorite treats for preschoolers this year.
Springtime is right around the corner, and that gives us the itch to take down our dreary winter décor and replace it with all things pastel, floral and cheerful. This ribbon wreath fits all of those descriptions, plus it’s super affordable and simple to make with absolutely no sewing involved!
Read on to discover how you can make this simple ribbon wreath for less than $15.
Easter is upon us. In just a few short weeks, your kiddos will be ready for an epic Easter Egg hunt and a sweet Sunday morning at church. Make sure they look their best with one of our top Easter outfits of the season.
Spring has sprung and we have an early Easter this year. If you want your little dude looking extra dapper for the egg hunt and your little girl looking extra gorgeous for church, we have the top picks for Easter fashion this year. From dresses to blazers and the best shoes around, Easter clothes for kids don’t get any cuter than this.
Searching for the perfect Easter dress for your little girl? We’ve found a beautiful, pure white dress that is sure to have your little princess twirling on Easter day, or any special day for that matter. The Olie Princess Dress was made for those special moments that will delight and ignite your child’s flair for fashion.
Every little girl needs a beautiful, flow-y, fancy dress for the spring. Between Easter, Mother’s Day, First Communions, baptisms and weddings, there are lots of spring events for which your little lady will need to be all dressed up. For all of our special occasions, we absolutely adore the apparel from Strasburg Children.
Easter has come and gone — and now you’re left with a few stray (black) jelly beans, plastic grass (everywhere!), and those colorful plastic eggs. Our advice? Hold on to those eggs (and toss the black jelly beans — yuck!)! There are lots of fun ways to reuse them throughout the year; here are ten “eggcelent” ideas.
Do Easter baskets conjure up memories of jelly beans, chocolate bunnies and candy eggs? Well, then you are not alone! These have all come to be staples in Easter baskets for kids everywhere. Daily Mom has brought you some great and unique non-candy Easter Basket Ideas this year. However, if some sweet treats are still on your Easter shopping list, you have come to the right place. Holidays always seem like the perfect time to let your little ones have that “extra special treat” but it is still important to be consciousness about what they are putting into their little bodies. We have rounded up an amazing collection of sweet ideas that you can feel good about putting in their bodies, and their Easter Baskets.