5 Easter Traditions From Around The World

Bella Breakdown Easter Sunday is upon us and while Americans are busy dying eggs and hunting for candy other countries who celebrate the holiday will be enjoying their own traditions. Here are 5 different Easter traditions celebrated from around the world: Florence, Italy The Scoppio del Carro, or the “Explosion of the Cart”, is a historical tradition celebrated for over 300 years. A decorated cart, built in 1622, is pulled by two oxen throughout the city of Florence for all citizens to see. Sweden and Finland For these two countries, large bonfires are lit to ward off evil witches...

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Easter Baskets That Offers A Healthy Alternative To Candy

Bella Breakdown Moms are starting to stock up for the next holiday, Easter. Many are looking to candy, but some moms want to give their children something sweet without all the sugar. Here are a couple of healthy ideas for your kid’s Easter basket that they’re sure to love: One of the easiest alternatives for candy are some fun toys and we have some of the best toys for the best price points. One of the top trending toys at the moment are by Hasbro and they’re called Yellies, it’s an interactive toy that moves based off the sound...

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How To Dye Easter Eggs Like A Pro

Bella Breakdown Easter is this weekend and if you’re anything like us, it feels like it came out of nowhere! If you still have to gather the kiddos to decorate some eggs, never fear…we have the easiest and prettiest egg dying guide ever. Thanks to Delish, your Easter eggs will be the cutest of the bunch! What you need: 12 hard boiled eggs White vinegar 3 c. whipped topping Food coloring Steps: 1. Place eggs in a large bowl and cover with white vinegar. Soak for 2 minutes, drain and dry the eggs thoroughly. 2. On a large plate...

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Great Non-Candy Easter Ideas For Kids

Bella Breakdown Easter has really become all about one thing…candy! For those of us looking for something a tad bit more meaningful, or perhaps healthier options, we have compiled some great options for non-candy Easter ideas for the kiddos. Some of these options still fit inside plastic eggs, too. But, that’s not to say that we won’t indulge with some chocolate come this Sunday… Non-candy easter goodies ideas: 1. Stickers and/or stamps 2. Temporary tattoos 3. Finger puppets 4. Key chains 5. Bouncy balls 6. Dice 7. Bubbles 8. Puzzles 9. Bracelets 10. Lip gloss 11....

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Creating The Perfect Easter Egg Hunt At Home

Easter Is Right Around The Corner Easter is such a fun time of the year, especially for the little ones. They love getting candy in their baskets, doing Easter egg hunts and putting carrots out for the Easter bunny. With Easter comes tradition and lots of family bonding time! Easter day and even the day before Easter the fun begins. I remember when I was younger having an Easter egg hunt was what we always waited anxiously for. My parents would hide eggs, this can be done indoors or outdoors, and would use the plastic eggs or the Cadbury...

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