Today I’m sharing some beautifully meatless recipes for Easter. I think these are perfect if you’re hosting or just looking for a dish to bring. They also incorporate lots of fresh and tasty Spring produce like peaches, strawberries and more! So yummy!!
Grilled Avocado Caprese – click any pic to grab the recipe!
Pineapple + Cilantro Hummus
Edamame Salad with Sesame Dressing
Grilled Corn + Zucchini Pasta Salad
Sweet Potato + Eggplant Lasagna
Lemon Meringue Pie
Strawberry + Cream Profiteroles
Strawberry Lemonade Spritzer
Peach Lemonade Spritzer
With Easter on its way, I wanted to share some of these fun beachy Easter egg ideas I’ve been seeing around the webs. I think my favorite is the mermaid one!! It’s seriously the cutest Easter egg I’ve ever seen!! Check out what I’m talking about:
These pineapple easter eggs use faux easter eggs instead of the real ones, which I like because then you can reuse them every year! Click any pic to get the dots
These ones remind me of the ocean
Isn’t she cute?!!
These would fit right in with my turquoise home
For those of you taking on a more tropical theme for Easter!
I like the idea of setting up a cute beach-scape with my Easter eggs
Easter is right around the corner and Spring is starting to emerge! I don’t know about you but just thinking of warmer weather and Springtime blooms puts me in the mood for a tasty cocktail. So I’ve gathered up my nine favorite brunch cocktails to ring in this Springtime holiday, Easter! Take a sip:
Passionfruit & Lime Margaritas – click any pic to grab the recipe!
Vanilla & Pear Cocktail
Sunny Clementine Cocktail
Maple Salty Dog
Watermelon Cucumber Sangria
Whether I’m hosting or attending an Easter soirée, I always like to have/bring some meat and diary-free options. Sometimes during the holidays we can get sidetracked by so many unhealthy options. Which is why today I’m sharing some of my top meatless recipes for Easter, as well as a cocktail or two. Take a look:
Pink Jelly Bean Cocktail via BHG
It’s that time of the year again! Let’s break out the dye, silly plastic table cloth and get creative. Today I’m sharing my top 7 coastal Easter eggs. These DIYs work if you’re having a beachy, coastal or nautical Easter celebration. I always love to add a little coastal inspiration into my holiday! and Easter is no different. So take a look at some of my favorite ways to dress up your Easter eggs:
If you’re planning a brunch for Easter then it’s a must to have some lovely brunch cocktails set up for your guests. The traditional brunch cocktails are mimosas and bloody mary’s, maybe even a sangria. However in today’s world of Pinterest and foodie bloggers, I think we can take things up a notch! Even just having one signature cocktail along side some white wine and rosé shows your guests you put in a little added thought. Also remember that if you’d like a lighter cocktail, you can always add seltzer or tonic water to these recipes:
This DIY for my Coastal Easter Eggs is incredible easy and uses only a few materials. It can be a little bit messy but I think that’s how most egg dying events go down. I’ll show you all my tips and tricks for making this process as easy and effortless as possible. As well as a quick and easy fix if you mess up any of your Easter eggs!
- Eggs – the amount is up to you. I made sure to have a few extra on hand.
- Vinegar – I used white vinegar
- Paper Towels
- Egg Dying Kit – I bought one similar to this one at a local craft shop for about $4.
If you don’t want to use an egg dying kit, I’ve included the other materials you’ll need below:
You’ll want to start by placing your dye tablet in the glass with 1 tbsp of vinegar. Allow it to sit for 5 – 10 minutes until it’s fully dissolved. (see below)
While your dye is dissolving take your crayon and begin drawing on your eggs. *Quick tip* Go over each line of your design 5 – 6 times. This will ensure your design really comes through the dye. Once your dye has dissolved add 1 cup of room temperature water to the glass. The instructions on my kit said 1/2 cup but I found that I didn’t want my dye as strong so I added more water. Place your first egg in.
I left my eggs in for about 3 – 4 minutes. When you take your eggs out put them some place to dry. If you don’t have a kit, I suggest using the egg crate.
You may notice (see above) that some of your designs didn’t come out very clear. I have a really easy solution for this, one that you most likely have hanging around the house. A Tide To-Go pen! After letting your eggs dry for about 10 – 15 minutes, you can go over your designs with the Tide pen and then quickly dab with a paper towel. I recommend being very gentle with the Tide pen on the egg because you don’t want to much liquid to come out. You can see my before/after below:
Once your eggs have dried and you’ve fixed any mistakes, you’re ready to display them! Overall this is a pretty easy way to get that coastal look for your Easter holiday. One last tip – avoid any designs that are more intricate, i.e. a lighthouse or a nautical flag. I tried a more detailed sailboat and even with the Tide pen there was no saving it (but that’s what the extra eggs are for!) and you can always turn it around to use it as a blank colorful egg.