Archive for the 'Easter' Category

Happy Easter – card for my daughter.

Monday, March 10th, 2014

It dawned on me this weekend that I am pretty dang behind on Easter.  I pat myself on the back being way ahead of the game for some holidays and occasions, and others sneak up on me and I don’t get all the things that I wanted to do done.  So this weekend I did […]

Easter Goodies.

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

When I buy candy (on the cheap with coupons ;)), I try and think of specific uses for them since we really don’t need to be eating candy around here.  So when I got these Dove bar coupons, I decided to buy purple ones and use them for Easter.  Purple is the Easter color, no? […]

Dying Easter eggs.

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Happy Monday! – did you have a great Easter?  Ours was fun.  At dinner the night before Easter my daughter asked if it was true that there’s no Easter Bunny and that the parents really do the baskets.  Yikes.  She said that’s what Payne told her.  Thanks, Payne.  Sooo…I’m thinking this may have been our […]

Easter chocolate minis.

Friday, April 6th, 2012

Here’s a super-simple candy package that took me no time to make.  I had some of those Russell Stover chocolate eggs that I wanted to fancy up for Easter.  So I popped them in to my smallest glassine bags, and then topped them with jars cut out of some Dear Lizzy patterned paper.  Tied them […]

Easter candy bars.

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Second only to my goody bags, is fancying-up chocolate bars.  I love candy gifts, just love them, and if you can dress them up so that they don’t look like something you picked up as an afterthought at the Walmart checkstand, then you’re a winner.  I use Glue Dots’ Continuous Glue Lines on the back […]