Crafts & Activities to Focus on the Meaning of Easter

People tend to talk about the “true meaning of Christmas” a lot during the holiday season, but it doesn’t seem to be talked about as much during Easter. While we love chocolate and eggs and bunnies, our family tends to separate our spring celebrations from our Easter celebration, but this year I’m feeling a bit […]

Our Family's Approach to All Things Easter and Spring-Related

People often talk about two types of personalities — rule followers or rule breakers. However, I tend to find myself caught between the two. I’m a nonconformist in many ways: I tend to find most a lot of what’s considered “good etiquette” silly, and there are plenty of rules and laws that I think are […]

Easter: More Than Bunnies & Eggs

Sometimes I feel like the Easter grinch. You see, I love cute little bunnies and chicks and dying eggs with my girls, and I’m pretty sure there’s no better combination that marshmallows and chocolate. But none of those has a thing to do with the death and resurrection of Jesus. For us, Easter is a […]

Easter Brunch Inspiration

The following post is from Jessica of GoodCheapEats and LifeasMOM: Easter is just around the corner. And for many of us, this weekend promises to be one filled with family and church events, a few hard boiled eggs, and hopefully, a feast or two. If you’re just now thinking about Sunday’s meal plan, don’t despair. […]

Simplifying Easter

I have the privilege of joining a great team of writers as a regular contributor at Families with Purpose, and this week I’m sharing my thoughts about simplifying Easter: As with any other holiday, it’s easy to get caught up in commercialism at Easter. In any given store across America, you’ll find large pre-packaged Easter […]