Fun and Easy Easter Crafts and Food Ideas

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  Easter is almost here and that means the start of spring, warmer weather and cute Easter crafts! There are so many neat ideas out there, from different baking ideas to fun kids’ crafts that take very little time to put together. Everyone is always looking for cute ways to get the kids involved in making crafts…. 

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Easter Traditions Around the World

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As a modern girl I would say that I’m accommodating, I take part in events because I like to learn other people’s culture. As a kid I loved the weeklong festivities and food from Easter. After talking with several co-workers about our different traditions I realized we hadn’t heard of each other’s traditions. None of… 

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Easter Giveaway: Win a Chocolate Prize Pack from Fannie May

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  The weather is warming up and birds are chirping here at FatWallet HQ. Those two things that mean spring is here and Easter is right around the corner. With all holidays, things can get hectic, that’s why we’ve teamed up with Fannie May to give away an awesome chocolate prize pack. Fannie May offers confections and their… 

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8 Unique Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

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It’s the time of the year when egg sales go up 420% (…that’s a made up statistic)! It’s a classic tradition of boiling and dunking, but solid colored eggs are for amateurs. This year get your creativity hopping and take the classic to the next level. We’re talking accessories, patterns, the works! You can hard-boil your eggs, blow our your eggs, or even get away with paper mached or wooden eggs in some cases. To challenge your views on the classic Easter eggs, here are some unique twists to the egg dyeing tradition!

Gift Ideas for Kids: Lego, Barbies & More

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Whether it’s the holidays, a birthday or a present that says, “Hey! Great job on the report card!!!” kids love getting gifts!  But with so many toys on the market for so many age groups, it’s not always easy to know what to buy.

As a mom of 3 with kids ranging in age from 5-15, I feel like I’ve been there and done that with just about every age group. So I’m rounding up some of my kids’ favorite gift ideas over the years, for every age from babies to teenagers.

Ten Ideas for a Fabulously Frugal Easter

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With Easter around the corner visions of bunnies and Easter goodies are dancing in your child’s head. Since Easter only rolls around once a year it is a special event for children and adults alike. However, since it is only a one day a year celebration, there is no need to break the bank. Smart shopping and a little planning in advance will help keep you from blowing your Easter fun budget. Following these tips will help ensure that you have a fabulously frugal Easter.

FatWallet Easter Sales Coupons and Deals Cheat Sheet

Forget candy…my grandpa used to hide Easter eggs full of money around their house for our family get together. We knew that the heavier the egg, the richer we would be…unless we were lucky enough to find an egg that didn’t jingle! That meant that there was paper money inside and we stood the chance of finding the one egg with the $20 bill!

I was thinking about how much fun that was while I was creating this post for you. These awesome cash back deals are kind of like finding one of those eggs with money inside!