Plastic Easter Eggs – Not Just for Hunting!

There’s something about those bright, cheerful plastic Easter eggs that just make me want to swim in a giant pool of them! :-)

While that might be a good idea in my book, here are a few more unconventional uses for plastic Easter eggs…

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Real Simple encourages you to use plastic Easter eggs as little snack containers in your Happy Buddy’s lunchpail!

I know my own Happy Buddy will think this is the coolest thing ever AND it will save me some Ziplocks. :-)

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It’s always fun to paint beyond the paintbrush.

This project from A Little Learning for Two features plastic eggs as the medium to roll paint around on a piece of paper.

The end result?Β  A roll-y cool work of art!

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With a few simple craft supplies, Make and Takes transforms plastic Easter eggs into a family of adorable springtime egg friends.

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Meet the Dubiens made a set of Easter Egg Maracas.

These could be a fun thing to shake as you celebrate Jesus’ triumphant entry on Palm Sunday!

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If you have a little girl, Designs by Sunghee made Plastic Easter Egg Teacups using only a few items!

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I am not even kidding – this Plastic Easter Egg Wreath from Mom and Wife may look like a beast of a project, but it is really quite easy.

I am so craving one on our Happy Home front door!

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Corduroy Dreams used plastic Easter eggs to decorate the tree in their front yard.

She shares a GENIUS idea that makes the project super simple with a massive aesthetic payoff!

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Or maybe we need a Plastic Easter Egg Garland like this happy one from eighteen25?

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If you have never gone ‘Egging’ before, then you better check out THIS POST featuring a fun way to bless a neighbor.

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Finally, if you are as eggceptionally passionate about snail mail as I am, then you might get the shivers at the sheer brilliance of this idea from Making Memories With Your Kids!

Did you know that you can MAIL a plastic Easter egg?!

How magical would it be to open up your mailbox and find a giant plastic egg waiting for you??

I am so doing this for my out-of-state relatives!

Check out THIS POST for the detailed instructions that are sure to bring a smile to your recipients AND the mail carrier’s face. :-)

Happy Plastic Easter Egg-ing! :-)

3 thoughts on “Plastic Easter Eggs – Not Just for Hunting!

  1. Can I just say that I love your blog!!! Thank you for all of the wonderful ideas for family fun, and thank you so much for always remembering the importance of building a Christ-centered home. I hope that your Happy Family has an egg-stra wonderful Easter! :)

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