Simplifying Easter

Simplifying Easter
source: donjd2

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 baskets filled with cheap trinkets and candy, fluffy stuffed animals just begging to be taken home and aisles lined with chocolate and marshmallows of all kinds.

In our home, we prefer to take a low-key approach to Easter, focusing more on the historical and religious significance of the day than on the pressure to shower our kids with gifts.

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