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Fresh Finds: Easter 2012

Easter is rapidly approaching, it’s true, but we still have a few days left to get creative.  Today I’m presenting 9 of my very favorite ideas from 2012.  Every idea may not appeal, or even apply (see idea #1), to everyone but I’m pretty confident that somewhere in this list is something you’re gonna like!


1) Egg Baby Announcements
2) The Easter Breakfast Bar
3) Chalkboard Bunny Gift Labels

Click through for the rest of the goods

4) How to Create a Floral Centerpiece
5) Easter Craft: Peeps Tower (my final Easter activity of the year)
6) Colorful Tape Easter Baskets

7) No-Sew Burlap Bow Ties (via Design Mom)
8) 12 Pages of Free Easter Printables from Mooo! (via colour me there)
9) Rustic Chalkboard Easter Eggs

Other Easter Posts on MPMK:

  1. DIY Paint Chip Easter Garland
  2. Easter Basket Idea: Water Bead Eggs 
  3. Fresh Finds for the Easter Basket
  4. Free Printable: Easter Memory Game
  5. Anatomy of a Creative Play Easter Basket
  6. A Simple Handmade Toy for Baby’s Easter Basket
  7. Creative Play Easter Basket: Baby Edition
  8. Easter Style: Sew vs. Shop
  9. Candy-Free Easter Goodies


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{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

Rachel May Bailey ~ owner, creator, crafter, mommy April 6, 2012 at 2:43 pm

We also try to reuse empty Easter eggs! We have an activity idea posted for preschoolers and a matching activity using everyday items:


debbye @ The Baby Sleep Site April 6, 2012 at 5:35 pm

I LOVE the Peeps! I am getting some for sure for my kiddos to build with Peeps! :)


Andrea April 6, 2012 at 10:58 pm

Oh my goodness. Talk about cuteness overload!! Thanks for the sweet new projects to try. I’ve officially got to do something with chalkboard paint : )


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