How To Celebrate Easter At Home With Kids
Thankfully most of our favourite Easter events are back this year Easter and Sydney will be buzzing with family fun over the long weekend.
But if your hankering for a more humble Easter, you can create all the joy and eggcitement at home. We've learnt all too well in the past year that the online world is full of great ideas, recipes and inspiration to help you bring Easter to life.
Here are some easy ways to celebrate Easter at home with Kids. Better hop to it!
Grab the glitter! Seek out the cellophane! Get the fun stuff ready for some hands-on arts and crafts. There are loads of Easter activities and free printables online to keep little bunnies busy and eggscited. From elaborately decorated eggs to DIY bunny baskets, here are 25 ways to get creative with kids this Easter.
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Invite The Easter Bunny
With some carrots and cotton wool, you can make your little ones Easter dreams come true! Take a sneak peek at our handy guide to how to be the best Easter bunny ever to create a magical morning.
Create An Easter Hunt
Try an Easter hunt in the house or backyard - and it doesn't just have to be chocolate eggs! Try Easter-themed stickers, colouring books, stationery, accessories or cuddly bunnies. You could even start with a letter from the Easter Bunny, or leave some sneaky footprints (paper printables or flour) or pieces of fur (cotton wool) for some added drama. If you want to get adventurous with puzzles and riddles they have to solve to get their loot, here are some Scavenger Hunt Clues you can print, or get the creative juices flowing and make your own!
Decorate The House
Better still, you can get crafty and decorate the house and at the same time! Lift your spirits with lots of colour and get the kids involved with some DIY decor. Get out any party supplies like streamers to hang around the house and draw bunny faces and Easter egg designs on balloons. You might even try your hand at making an Easter Bunny Garland or Easter Wreath.
Wear Your Sunday Best
While we love lazy days inside, Easter is the perfect eggscuse to get out of your pyjamas, brush your hair and put on something sparkly for the day. Plus, you can let the kids loose to choose their own special outfit. Even if you're not leaving the house make your Good Friday or Easter Sunday lunch an extraordinary affair.
Send Easter Cards
Get out your scrapbooks and stickers, pencils and paints and make someone's day with an Easter card. Send them to your family, friends or neighbours and add a mini Easter egg to sweeten up your message.
Play Easter Games
Get the family together for an egg and spoon race! You can also find pin the tail on the bunny printables online, or make one yourself if you're feeling arty, and fun family games like Easter Bingo or I-spy.
Bake your own hot cross buns or cupcakes decorated with easter eggs. You can also try some bunny-shaped cookies or pancakes. Check out this awesome Easter Bunny Milkshake and these adorable Bunny Cupcakes.
Shop For Easter Showbags
All the showbags at the Sydney Royal Easter Show are also available online so stock up on some goodies and get them delivered to your door.
Watch A Bunny Flick
Snuggle up in your bunny onesie and put on an Easter-ish movie. It's an eggcellent ways to cozy up and celebrate! Here are some top Easter movies to watch with the family these holidays.
Now there's no eggscuse not to have a very hoppy Easter! And yes, we have so many hot cross puns, it's not even bunny...
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