10 Easy Easter Ideas to Cook, Create, and Decorate!

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Images belong to respective bloggers; complied by Sharon Rowley

While it is only just starting to feel like Spring in some parts of the country, the reality is that Easter is only just a few short days away! So how do we take this holiday and do something fun, creative, or tasty without spending too much time or money?

Well, here are 10 fantastic posts from some fellow bloggers on easy Easter ideas that can help you cook, create, and decorate!

Image via Lil' Luna

Idea #1: Easter Oreo Bark

This four-ingredient Easter Oreo Bark recipe from Kristyn over at Lil' Luna is easy to make and looks so festive and fun!

Peeps Houses by Yesterfood
Image via Yesterfood

Idea #2: Peeps Houses

If your kids love decorating gingerbread houses for Christmas, they will surely enjoy creating these adorable Peeps houses as featured on Yesterfood!

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Image via Tatertots and Jello

Idea #3: Happy Easter Banner

I am in love with this sweet Happy Easter banner (a free printable!) created by Yellow Bliss Road and featured on Tatertots and Jello.

Image via I Heart Naptime

Idea #4: Bunny Pancakes!

OK, honestly, have you ever seen anything cuter than these bunny pancakes? You've got to check out the tutorial on how to create them over on I Heart Naptime and make some for Easter morning!


Image via MomOf6

Idea #5: Baked Ham in a Crockpot

Ham is a traditional Easter dinner, but that doesn't mean you need to spend hours in the kitchen preparing it! This simple and delicious recipe on MomOf6 shows you just how to make your baked ham in a crockpot!

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Idea #6: Jell-O Easter Eggs

Do you have a few of those plastic Easter eggs hanging around from last year? Use them to create Jell-O Easter eggs with this great idea from Spend with Pennies!

Image via The Pinning Mama

Idea #7: Donut Easter Baskets

Kimber from The Pinning Mama created these simple donut Easter baskets using powdered sugar donuts and candy. Such a fun thing to do with your kids in the days leading up to Easter!

Image via MomOf6

Idea #8: Easter Bunny Notes (FREE Printables!)

Do you send your kids on a hunt to find their Easter baskets? We sure do! And these free printable bunny notes are the perfect way to leave clues for your kids! From MomOf6.

Image via Not Consumed

Idea #9: Glow-in-the-Dark Easter Egg Hunt


Every year, we do some sort of Easter egg hunt using plastic eggs hidden in our yard, but I've never thought of doing one in the dark with glowing eggs! This is a great idea from Not Consumed!

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Image via Made with HAPPY

Idea #10: Bunny Origami

These adorable origami bunnies only take about a minute to make, and Alli from Made with HAPPY even uses them as place cards at her Easter table!

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Is your family looking forward to Easter this year? Which of these ideas are you going to try at home?

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10 Easy Easter Ideas to Cook, Create, and Decorate!

My name is Sharon and I am the busy Mom of six children ages 13, 12, 11, 10, 9, and 8. People often ask me "How do you do it?" I tell them that my key to success lies in planning ahead, with a whole lot of creativity and organization thrown in! ... More

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