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Easter Eggs and Easter Baskets

Posted by Sandra on April 10, 2009

east7The kids decorated the Easter eggs last night, and we had so much fun (and made such a mess!):




And then we made gift baskets for the grandmas, so they can have an Easter decoration made by Autumn!

We used real eggs that we had blown out:


Then picked up some pretty little bows:


Then used hot glue to affix them to each egg:


I picked up the little colorful baskets at the Dollar store, along with the moss… put a drop of hot glue on the bottom of each egg, and now they have pretty little centerpieces for their tables this holiday:


This is such an easy and fun project… it’s just that your family will have to eat lots of omelettes or scrambled eggs while you are making them!


2 Responses to “Easter Eggs and Easter Baskets”

  1. Jen said

    How do you make omelettes out of hardboiled eggs???

    • Sandra said

      Those eggs are blown out (in the description). To do that, use a needle to poke a hole in each end. Use a larger needle or a nail to make one of the holes a little bigger, and make sure it’s long enough to poke up inside to break up the yolk. Then blow thru the small hole until it all comes out in a bowl. Run it under water until some goes in the larger hole, shake it around to rinse it out, then blow that water out too. Leave it on a paper towel to dry overnight. Then you’ll have a centerpiece that will last years, as long as you store it gently! 😀

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