Easter is such a special time of the year. It is the time for springtime festivals when Tulips, Crocuses, and other flowers are most wanted.
The precise date of Easter has always been a matter of contention. Much has been said about the right date to celebrate Easter. Despite of this uncertainty, only one thing is certain. Easter is the time to celebrate the resurrection of our savior.
The Non-religious Side of Easter
Since its contention as a holy or religious celebration, Easter has had its non-religious side. For one, Easter was originally a pagan festival. The traditional and the most recent symbols for Easter are other representations of the non-religious side of the said celebration.
Just like all other holidays, Easter has been commercialized. The celebration seems incomplete without its symbols and the gift-giving.
You can do almost everything during Easter. The fond memories that are brought about by celebrating together will surely last for years.
Find time to eat chocolate bunnies, jelly beans, marshmallow chicks and other sweet treats together as a family. Couples may hand paint eggs and hide them in their yard and have their children look for them afterwards. Nothing compares the happiness brought by the Easter Egg Hunt.
You may also choose a craft and get busy. Print a family picture and color it. Joggle the mind of each family member with a holiday puzzle. Laugh it out with Easter jokes. In addition, you may pick a funny Easter riddle and solve it together.
There are various Easter activities to choose from. But never lose the essence of Easter without giving any Easter gift that contains its symbols.
Easter gift baskets given to children, siblings and friends spell C-O-M-P-L-E-T-E Easter celebration.
Easter Bunny Gifts
The Easter Bunny brings back the time when Anglo-Saxons worshipped the goddess, Eastre, through her symbol, the rabbit.
Adorable portrait of a funny is the perfect Easter gift for infants or children. Inspirational maternity portraits with an Easter bunny are truly festive!
Want to send or bring something to your grandparents on Easter? Handmade Easter portrait is the perfect gift! Remember that most oldies can not have candy, thus an Easter portrait is just right for gift giving.
As with the Easter Bunny, the Easter egg is a prominent symbol for this holiday. The exchange of eggs in the springtime as a tradition that was centuries old. Today, we have the so-called Easter Egg Hunt.
Place hand-painted resting eggs in an Easter basket along with real Easter eggs which are made of plastic or chocolate. Colorful decorated eggs with delectable treats will surely fascinate both children and adults.
For a gift that is a cut above the rest, present a painted portrait of Easter eggs. The recipient will surely feel like discovering gold in an Easter Egg Hunt.
Portraits make a great gift for kids or for the kid in all of us. They are wonderful for the kids and the adults. With portraits it is wonderful to view the generation enjoying the Easter traditions of the past.
Order an Easter Portrait now. Unlike Easter gift baskets, an Easter Portrait knows no age.