April 2014 017

I love all the beautiful holiday crafts I see on Pinterest for Easter (and every other holiday). The hand sewn bunnies and Faberge egg decorated cookies and other elaborate crafts are delightful. They are, however, very time consuming and above my skill level. This Easter treat idea on the other hand, is amazingly easy and takes all of five minutes and five ingredients to make. It’s simple enough for the littlest helpers to make, and just messy enough to be tons of fun. Chocolate Egg Nests makes 6 Ingredients: 1 (4oz) package of chow mein noodles 1/2 cup shredded coconut […] Continue reading →

10 outfits sure to impress the easter bunny

Hey, friends! I’m Melissa and I blog over at Love Like Johnny and June. I’m here filling in for one of my favorite gals, Lacy, while she’s on maternity leave. I myself had a baby not too long ago. My little guy (Henry!) is just five months old and we’re totally stoked to celebrate his first Easter. Although he won’t remember much about it, I’m still excited to take him to Easter Mass and to hide Easter eggs for him…and then help myself to all of the candy. Of course all of this celebrating calls for a festive outfit, right!?  Which […] Continue reading →


Last year when my daughter turned 1, we threw her a bunny brunch! With springtime and Easter being right around the corner, I thought I’d resurrect the party photos so that others might have some cute inspiration for a fun gathering this season, or perhaps for those looking for Easter birthday party ideas. Whether you are planning a birthday party, an Easter celebration, or just want to have brunch with friends, I think you’ll love the decor and menu from this adorable bunny brunch… I wanted a sweet, somewhat fancy, springtime spread. I used coral and pink as the main […] Continue reading →

By Danika Gravelle If you are looking for a great Easter Family movie to watch over the weekend, we’ve found it! The third installment of the Chronicles Of Narnia series – The Voyage Of The Dawn Treader was just released in stores a couple of weeks ago and is an all-round winner – perfect for family movie night. Filled with excitement, adventure and character building, this movie is our pick for must-see this holiday weekend! Our review: It seems as the talent pool for actors is diminishing as time goes by, or maybe, every so often there just happens to […] Continue reading →

Are you looking for something fun to do with your family and children this weekend? If you live in Toronto or around the outskirts of the city, I’ve put together some of the biggest and most exciting events going on during Easter long weekend. The Toronto Zoo, Casa Loma and Centre Island are all holding their own special event and I have all the details, information, times and prices put together on Traveling Mom. Yes, that’s me! Toronto Traveling Mom ;). I met the lovely Kim Orlando during an event earlier this year and she is doing some amazing things […] Continue reading →

Next week, Easter fun begins and I’ll be taking my girls to a couple of fun events in the city. If I were in Florida, the Bunny-Palooza, would definitely be on our list! In what they dubbing as the “Ultimate Easter Egg Hunt Celebration, kids will be able to take part in a big Easter Parade, continuous Easter Egg Hunts, and five acres of adventurous fun amidst bounce houses, a ‘Giant Fun Slide’, Euro Bungee jump and Rock Climbing Wall. During the festivities, be sure to keep your eyes peeled for the Golden Egg, it will be hidden in one […] Continue reading →

In celebration of the fifth season of Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood, Oxygen Hosted a yellow carpet spring premiere party yesterday (March 29) with Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott and their children Liam, 3, and Stella, 21 months, as the guests of honor. The Easter bunny made a special appearance for the special day! Guests enjoyed a fun-filled Sunday afternoon at the Fairmon Miramar Hotel Santa Monica, Calif. with a baby petting zoo, flower planting, face painting and egg decorating. The decorated eggs will be auctioned off on eBay to benefit Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times. Stella looked cute […] Continue reading →