I pulled together an Easter Parade of recipes and inspiration from the archives from the kitchen to the table, some of which I had to hunt for like an Easter Egg :)
If you’re of in need of some Easter inspiration, click on the links to hop over
for a peep or a taste :)
Original Peter Rabbit Chocolates by Beatrix Potter, green and white bunny plates and cabbage leaf chargers for a bunny egg-stravaganza
Festive to serve and easy to decorate, filling with colored coconut for “grass”, candy eggs, and a chocolate bunny or chick, just like an Easter basket!
A floral quilt and Pansy Bunny serving pieces provide a centerpiece for dishes offering up sprays of flowers.
Help yourself to a mixed baby greens salad with berries, blue cheese crumbles, pecans and violas. . .
And Chilled Carrot Soup, garnished with violas, flowering thyme, parsley, and with a swirl of sour cream.
and Pansy Shortbread Cookies for a sweet ending.
Easter Baskets are picnic ready with Bunny-Shaped Sandwiches, Carrot Cake Cookies, and Bunny Snack Mix and Lemonade with Peeps Stirrers
Napkins-Turned-Tussie Mussie, an easy and festive DIY napkin fold! Fill with Easter eggs, candy, flatware, or flowers for your Easter table or any occasion!
& Peeps Centerpiece
A sweet and salty mix guaranteed to satisfy everybunny’s sweet tooth! Perfect for a neighborhood or family Easter Egg Hunt!
Lemon Dill Chicken Salad can be made up to 3 days in advance, then assemble your eggs before serving.
Or a veggie version, Veggie Medley Deviled Eggs
Fun & festive to serve in cupcake liners for a party or an Easter buffet!
Surprise-inside cupcakes with tinting shredded coconut Easter “grass”
A Flower-filled Basket Centerpiece, Egg-shaped Plates & Eggs with Easter Messages
Petite Palmiers as Bunny Ears hiding in salad greens with a recipe for Strawberry Balsamic Vinaigrette
Inspired by a pair of hydrangea bunnies with basket centerpiece, egg cup vases, and hyacinths
Cupcakes that hop straight from a box mix and a can of diet ginger ale!
A three-tiered server/cupcake stand provides a quick & easy Easter centerpiece for the table and dessert too!
7-Layer Carrot Cake Bars, a twist on the traditional 7-layer bars with carrot cake as a base instead of graham cracker crumbs!
An easy, make-ahead recipe and sweet ending (pun intended :) or Easter dessert