Tag Archives: Easter

Bunny Buckets

Happy Monday!  The sun was out in the Northwest  this weekend and I loved every minute.  I have so much more energy.   We had a busy Saturday, getting lot’s accomplished around the house, completing some projects that I’ll share later this week,  and  having dinner with friends.  Sunday was pretty low-key.

We were having dinner at our friends who have two little girls, 3 and almost 6, and it being close to Easter, I made a couple of Easter baskets buckets and no, I didn’t say honey bucket, I said bunny bucket! Ha Ha!

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I already had the pink buckets in my craft supplies and wanted to fill them with more than chocolate.  I added bunny ears, sunglasses, ring pops and a stuffed bunny (not shown) for fun.  And lets not forget the large chocolate bunny.  I added their names in glitter so there wouldn’t be any arguments.

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The girls definitely rocked their look and also  figured out their buckets easily hung on the handlebars of their scooters

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Are you putting together Easter goodies for your children, any children this year?

-renee

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Easter Egg Tree

i have one more Easter decoration to share with you friends and that’s my Easter Egg Tree.  This idea all started last fall when I found this $3.50 vase at Marshalls in desperate need of some spray paint.  Then I gathered some branches from the gulley next to our house and spray painted them too.  Each time there’s a reason to decorate for a special day the tree vase gets a special look.  Here’s my Easter Egg Tree…

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If you want to read about the vase and branches and it’s evolution since the beginning click over to my Project Gallery.

What fab projects have you completed lately?

-renee

Ceramic Easter Eggs

My mother-in-law, who passed away 18 years ago, was a very crafty person.  She did stained glass, won blue ribbons at fairs for her knitting and crocheting and made beautiful ceramic objects.  Every Easter I bring out the hand painted ceramic eggs she made us and that’s what I wanted to share with you today.

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If you’re wondering about the vase you can read my DIY post to make HERE.

Enjoy your Saturday!  I;m linking this post to Mosaic Monday http://dearlittleredhouse.blogspot.com/2012/04/mosaic-monday-spring-at-willowwood.html

-renee

Spring Mantel

It’s Tuesday and that means it’s Spring fling mantel time with Layla @ the Lettered Cottage.  I do enjoy changing it  up and I never can do much because our TV is mounted over the fireplace and the speakers sit on the mantel.  At any rate, I try to put a bit of life into it every season.  Check it out.

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I love white and pink and purple. 🙂  This week I’ll be putting up my Easter decorations so you’ll have to check back.  Here’s a hint or should I say mess on my table.

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Are you decorating your mantle?

-renee