Saturday, April 11, 2009

Easter Fun






I didn't get any pictures of the process only the finished product. This year instead of just doing the regular old egg dying we decided to blow out some eggs and paint them. It was a lot harder than I thought it would be, the kids had a blast though blowing the stuff out of their eggs. And They had even more fun painting them.
Now to dye eggs this year I mixed 1/2c. warm water with 1T. white vinegar and about 4 drops food coloring. They used white crayons to make markings on the eggs then put them back in the dye, it worked pretty well :)
We have a lot of people coming over for a BBQ. I hope to get some pictures but we'll see, I did want to post my menu. More to get it in my head, I had it all written down in a little notebook, with my grocery list, that I left at the grocery store, aren't I smart :)

Steak & Vegie Kabobs
BBq shredded Chicken on buns
Crab Salad
Green Salad
Scalloped potatoes
Challah Bread
Jello with bunny marshmallows :)
Deviled eggs
Veggie platter
Brownies with Strawberries and Vanilla Ice Cream
Tiramisu

Now I know I am forgetting something, I just can't think of what right now, hopefully I will remember soon!
Happy Easter!!!

5 comments:

Willoughby said...

The pics are so cute! Your menu sounds great, what time should we be there?! Happy Easter!

5thsister said...

And a very blessed Easter to you and your family!

Monica H said...

Your eggs are so pretty!

And that menu sounds so yummy. It's making me crave a summer BBQ! I assume you'll post recipe and pics :-)

Happy Easter!

Donna-FFW said...

Adorable pictures.. Hope you had a wonderful Easter..

Lynn said...

Your kids are beautiful and what a wonderful Easter you all had...love all the great dishes you serfed too...Fab job !!!

Thank you!!!

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