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links: Easter

I’m going to experiment with using more images in links posts. A lot of these were found using Pinterest, which I have been liking a lot.

[eggs decorated with white puffy paint]
Minimal Easter Eggs at Pickles. Very simple idea decorating eggs using white puffy paint, I love this.

[a homemade Cadbury egg-alike]
Homemade Cadbury Creme Eggs | Not Without Salt. These adapted a bit from the Instructables project but I like these because she uses Golden Syrup, which I’m having a bit of a crush on at the moment.

[wheat grass with a foil egg tucked inside]
Wheat Grass at Design Mom. Good practical tips for growing wheat grass as a project for Spring.

[crepe paper carrots with suprises inside]
Crepe Paper Surprise Carrots, at Martha Stewart. Just like surprise balls and pretty darn cute.

[small message rolled up an put inside a decorated eggshell]
Secret Message Easter Egg, made by Present&Correct and seen over at Poppy Talk. This is so sweet.

[small vial of pixie dust in an egg]
Pixie Dust Easter Egg favor, at Family Fun. A very cute idea.

[cake baked in egg shells]
Cake baked in egg shells! Genius! At Delicious Days.

· comments [16] · 04-14-2011 · categories:holidays · links ·

16 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Carrie S. // Apr 14, 2011 at 11:27 am

    Awesome! I like the added pictures. :) I adore those white eggs painted with puffy paint — what a great way to create texture on the egg. Thanks for sharing.

  • 2 Seanna Lea // Apr 14, 2011 at 11:47 am

    The cake baked in egg shells are lovely, but I would be tempted to serve them in shell. It looked like they were pre-shelled for the eaters after baking.

  • 3 Susan // Apr 14, 2011 at 12:37 pm

    Great ideas! I’ve been seeing more recipes with golden syrup. Where do you find it in Seattle?

  • 4 Samantha // Apr 14, 2011 at 12:55 pm

    Cakes baked in eggs is one of my projects this year, I found the idea here originally! Thanks!

  • 5 megan // Apr 14, 2011 at 1:03 pm

    Seanna Lea – I would serve them in the shells too!

    Susan – I’ve found golden syrup in my small-ish QFC down here at Beacon Hill. Larger QFCs have a small section of British items, you might check there as well, otherwise I think it would be in with the maple syrups, or maybe in the baking aisle with the corn syrup?

  • 6 Nat@ dear little house // Apr 14, 2011 at 5:38 pm

    Cake eggs! Amazing :) Thanks for finding all these great projects!

  • 7 Star // Apr 15, 2011 at 6:06 am

    Excellent find, thanks! I’ll be sure to try it.

  • 8 Ellen // Apr 15, 2011 at 5:57 pm

    Megan, it is so delightful that you have a crush on Lyle’s golden syrup.

  • 9 Mitra @ My Midwest // Apr 16, 2011 at 1:57 pm

    Yes! I love that you added pictures. Now I don’t have to click on every single link and then go back and read your comments. Thanks!

  • 10 Jen // Apr 17, 2011 at 2:59 pm

    pictures are nice, but don’t feel pressured :) I think your link lists come in small enough chunks that people will read them without pictures (I do!)

  • 11 megan // Apr 17, 2011 at 3:32 pm

    Mitra – Oh no, I think it’s a very good thing for you to click over and view new websites from mine.

    Jen – Thank you. I certainly won’t always have photos as many of the things I link to are photo-less. I’ll probably round up stuff from Pinterest from time to time.

  • 12 Zom G. // Apr 18, 2011 at 10:29 pm

    Ah, wheatgrass! It is as close to instant garden gratification as you can get. HOWEVER. This year my Wheatgrass is emitting small bubbles of liquid from the tips of the grass. I haven’t searched thoroughly yet, but I can’t find a decent explanation anywhere…everyone is too busy trying to sell me juicers. Have you stumbled across anything else interesting and wheatgrass-related?

  • 13 megan // Apr 18, 2011 at 10:53 pm

    Zom – Sorry, I got nothing.

  • 14 Star // Apr 20, 2011 at 4:40 pm

    As promised, I made up the little egg cakes. If you’re interested in seeing my post, you may click on;, thank you!

  • 15 megan // Apr 20, 2011 at 7:24 pm

    Star – Wonderful! Thanks for sharing.

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