Fun Easter Treats for the Kids- News 12

Do you have kids at your dessert table this Easter? Whether it is at home or in the classroom we have you covered.

Elizabeth Hashagen and Anne Caminiti have fun eating and preparing edible festive treats for your next Easter party with the kids.

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Paper Mache Easter Eggs

It is a Paper Mache crafty kind of day! How colorful and beautiful are these eggs?

I am obsessed with paper mache because it is so inexpensive and fun to make with your kids. Be sure to cover the area you are working with this is a messy job. Fun and messy : )

It takes about 36 hours for the paper mache to dry! It must be completely dry before you can paint it.

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Valentine’s Day Potato Stamping

A classic idea of using potatoes as a stamp is used to make a heart painting for Valentine’s Day.

A perfect way for those little toddler hands to create.

potato stamping

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Snowstorm in a Jar

This is such a fun activity to do with your whole family. Everyone will be amazed at how it really looks like a snowstorm in the jar with just a few simple steps.

snowstorm in a jar

See how easy and fun this activity is:

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DIY Piñata

I never knew how easy it was to make your own piñata till I spoke with my next door neighbor and we made one for my daughter’s first birthday party. See how easy it is…

pinata

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Push a Pencil Through a Bag of Water

If you push a pencil through a bag of water it is going to leak, right?
Nope, actually if you do this correctly it won’t leak at all. Not only will you be amazed but so will your family and friends.

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I saw this on Steve Spangler Science —–> The Leak-Proof Bag – Science Trick

***”Polymer chains work together to prevent water from leaking out of a bag.”***

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