Best Ways to Save Money on Easter Baskets & all the Fillings!

Best Ways to Save on Easter Baskets & All the Fillings on

With a little planning ahead and creativity, assembling Easter baskets doesn’t have to break the bank. Here are best ways to save money on Easter Baskets and all the fillings that can make the gift giving fun and exciting too.

First, purchase Easter baskets at Hobby Lobby or Michael’s on sale or with a 40% off coupon. That 40% off coupon is key if the item is not on sale already, as it will net you huge savings. Find something durable, then reuse it from year to year. [Read more...]

DIY Art Supplies Gift Basket


DIY Art Supplies Gift Basket

(Great non-candy Easter Basket idea!)

A great themed gift basket idea you can make for a child in your life – is this fun DIY Art Supplies gift basket.  Girls and boys alike love art supplies – new scented markers or glittery stickers, a shaped paper punch out or some stencils – there are lots of items you can put together that the little artist probably doesn’t already have.

Start with a supply tote from the dollar store – this was just $1 at the Family Dollar!

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Easter Cupcakes Recipe

  Easter cupcakes recipe
With Easter just right around the corner I’ve been thinking about fun recipes that I can make with my kids. Since they are a little older now, they love to get in the kitchen with me and cook. This Easter cupcakes recipe is so cute and easy it will be so much fun to make together. I’ve included the full recipe below with step by step instructions.

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Sharpie Easter Eggs | Easy & Mess-Free!

Sharpie Easter Eggs

If your family’s getting tired of the same old Easter dye kits, try using Sharpies for fun new way to decorate this year’s eggs!

Sharpie Easter Eggs can be as artsy – or a simple – as you want.  It’s something my older teens would enjoy, since they love to draw more intricate designs.  But so easy that my 8 year old would have fun too.  While doing a trial run, I traced a chevron pattern with a pencil and went over it with black sharpie.  My silver oil-based paint sharpie was great for shiny accent dots.

Another way to approach this project is to dye the eggs first and then use Sharpie as an added layer of personalization :)

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VeggieTales Easter Movies ONLY $5 Shipped!

Right now on Amazon, pick up VeggieTales Easter DVDs for only $5!

Veggie Tales: An Easter Carol – $4.56

VeggieTales Twas the Night Before Easter - $7.96

Or just get the entire collection for a super low price:

VeggieTales A Very Veggie Easter Collection - $12.81 (Reg $24.44)

The perfect gift for Easter, the Very Veggie Easter Collection contains our popular Easter DVDs “Twas the Night Before Easter” and “An Easter Carol.” Also, this set includes 2 of our most popular CDs – “A Very Veggie Easter” and “Hosanna!”

You can also pick up these VeggieTales classics for only $5- Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie or the VeggieTales: The Wonderful Wizard of Ha’s for $5!

Also on sale is The Great Easter Egg Hunt Board Book (with Alleluia Sing-Along sounds!) for only $10.33 (Reg $12.99)

Please note that Amazon’s prices fluctuate and can change at any time.  Be sure to verify current price before placing your order.  Find more great Amazon Deals in ourAmazon Category!