Are you stumped for ideas on what to put in plastic Easter eggs? Looking to make your egg hunt just a little more fun and exciting?
Awesome! Coz today I'm going to share over eighteen different things you can put in a plastic Easter egg!
Can I confess something really silly to you? Don't laugh...but I love plastic Easter eggs. I still get excited when I see them in the stores, even though Easter is not really one of my favorite holidays.
Since it almost always rains here on Easter, I tend to buy (way too many) plastic eggs as back-up for our egg hunt.
I learned the hard way that rain+egg dye+white frilly Easter dresses=big mess/sad mom.
Plus, by filling the eggs, you can actually save a little money on Easter baskets by making customized ones from things I KNOW my kids will like for more than five minutes.
If you put the smaller prizes and treats inside the eggs, you have more space in your basket for larger, substantial items such as books.
"Secret" prizes make the Easter baskets and egg-hunt much more exciting!
Okay. So here are some of my tried-and-true, kid approved egg filler ideas: