What Day Is Easter

What Day Is Easter

Easter represents the end of the great Lent fasting and due to its pagan origins, the church prefers to consider it as the resurrection day. There are, in fact, many confusions regarding the day of Easter as the date varies every year, so it is determined according to the rituals done by each Christian party in the Eastern and Western cultures. The common statement that most of us have heard before is “Easter Sunday is celebrated after the first full moon following spring equinox”, but the Western church wanted to…

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Easter Monday

Easter Monday

  Easter Monday is the day next to Easter Sunday, It is differently observed by the Christian cultures, and is also celebrated in different ways, but primarily observed and celebrated in the Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic cultures. Easter Monday marks the beginning of “Easter week” or “The Bright Week”, and is known as “bright Monday”, “wet Monday”, “Dyngus Day” and “renewal Monday”. These names actually symbolize how people observe Easter Monday. For some, it is a solemn day on which they remember Christ’s death and resurrection. While the “wet…

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Creative Easter Ideas

Remaining only two days to decorate your house for Easter, yet you haven’t started? Want creative Easter ideas that suit a simple celebration or a big party? Here you will find all you need for a cute party and enjoyable holiday. We have come to you with many ideas for Easter parties, Easter crafts, home decorations, egg coloring and Easter cookies. The decorations are very pretty and most of them can be made with objects from your kitchen or stuff that you no longer use. I chose a nice theme…

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Homemade Vintage Easter Cards

Many people love vintage decorations and seek new ideas to try on the holidays. These homemade vintage Easter cards are the best models that I could find online. All of these cards are homemade, but if you don’t have time or you can’t make them yourself, you can find similar designs, and even prettier, featured by online stores. The easiest way to make these cards is printing some colorful Vintage Easter cards, and using them or their basic prints to decorate a homemade card made from cardboard. For those who…

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Quilled Easter Cards That You Shouldn’t Miss

Quilled paper art has become very popular in several fields like home decorating, art creation and crafts. The quilled appearance gives a pretty look to almost everything, and it is not difficult to do, if you thought of crafting some objects to decorate your house. It is even considered a cheap way to decorate the walls, instead of installing wallpaper, stickers or decals. The same craft applies for quilled Easter cards, as a good idea to celebrate Easter and prepare creative invitations for the guests. The below photos show some…

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Easter Party Ideas

After the long time we waited in winter, here comes the party time among colorful decorations and blooming flowers of spring. The party supplies include essential garlands, wreaths, balloons, wall stickers, painted signs, colorful centerpieces and eye-catching tableware. All these elements can be easily found in the local holiday stores, but the most beautiful arrangements would need a little bit more effort and time, especially when you’re preparing for an Easter party. The following Easter party ideas will inspire you for beautiful home décor and party displays. I found great…

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Easter Cards

Like other holiday cards, Easter cards are pretty, colorful cards that we use to greet our relatives and friends during the Easter holiday. They can be downloaded and sent through emails, or printed to be use as Easter invitations, colorful decorations, small badges, etc. Easter baskets, colorful eggs, flowers and bunnies are the most common themes on these cards. There are also animal-print cards that show birds and chicks in pretty backgrounds. Kids, too, have their share. In addition to loving the cheerful colors and spring prints, some cards hold…

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Easter Cupcakes

Making holiday cupcakes is a tradition, whether you’re hosting a party or not. The colorful decorations and pretty toppers of Easter cupcakes, in particular, make them like a small festival for kids. Decorating these cupcakes may not require talent or time as much as requiring eye catching toppers, which you buy from the holiday stores or the bakery around the holiday time. There are colorful flower shaped candy, peanut candy that look like bird eggs, jelly candy to make a basket holder, natural food coloring for whipped cream, and shapeable…

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Easter Decorations

When the spring comes, we eagerly wait for Easter with fresh flowers, colorful eggs and party decorations to welcome the holiday with enthusiasm. Displaying some Easter decorations in your house and around the yard is the simplest way to welcome the guests and spread the joy. Starting with small objects, decorate your kitchen with planters made from recycled jars, and make beautiful chicks from carton paper to decorate the walls. Follow the same technique in kids’ rooms by hanging crafts and placing toys, like bunnies and chicks, on their beds.…

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