Tag Archives: Easter

Something New

Many years ago I saw a picture of this painting by Carl Bloch, titled Christ in Gethsemane.  At the time I had no idea who the artist was, but my emotional response to it was memorable.  I have since learned … Continue reading

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Artistic Easter Eggs

There are no children in our home to make Easter full of activities. We celebrate the quiet peace and usually dye eggs so we can have them for our favorite egg salad sandwiches.  But this year I wanted to try … Continue reading

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Easter Garland

About a month ago I found a pack of 20 Easter greeting cards at Ross for $4.00.  I loved their vintage inspired images so I bought them. I made a little garland with them using a paper punch and some … Continue reading

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Quick, easy (& inexpensive) Easter Wreath

For years now I have wondered WHY peeps are made, do they taste good to anyone?  Just watching my children (there is my answer) take a bite almost makes me sick.  I’ve never been one for marshmellow-ish sugar.  Now I … Continue reading

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reflective easter

Today is a day of reflection for me, even more so with Easter fast approaching.  As I have considered the holiday this year, I have wondered what will make it special for me.  And in my reflexion, so many wonderful … Continue reading

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Coconut Bird Nests

These little birds nests are a great Easter or spring treat.  My children enjoyed making them with me. Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups sweetened coconut 1 large egg white candy eggs (we used Cadbury mini eggs) In a bowl, mix coconut … Continue reading

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Hooray!

By this evening, I felt a bit like my little man and wanted to jump and shout hooray too!  It is the week of Easter.  The kids were off school today and I’d say the week began splendidly.  The funniest … Continue reading

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