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Old 03-23-2010, 03:36 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I would like to make some things for my children's Easter baskets, but I'm at a loss as to ideas. Canaan and I are already making cookies-I would like non-food items. What have other mamas done? My children are 2 1/2 years and 10 1/2 months.

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IDK about 'making' per se but when my son was younger he LOVED bubbles and sidewalk chalk.
Maybe you can make some felt or crochet/knitted food. My son loved that too for his kitchen.

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i have bookmarked quite a few ideas:
http://indiecrafts.craftgossip.com/2...n-from-kwoozy/
http://www.patternbee.com/FREELAMBKIN.html
http://www.makeandtakes.com/stuffed-fabric-eggs

oh....the rest are on mozilla on the "other side" of my computer; i have to reboot and try to go in over there to get them (mozilla has been messed up)....i'll try it and try to get back with others....

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For Ostara this year, I made some cloth eggs and a ton of playfood to round out what we already had. I also made a tea set, but it was really a pain to make.

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I am going to try and keep the candy to a minimum, but there will have to be a chocolate bunny and some good jelly beans. I was just in Aldi yesterday, and they have lots of awesome candy!



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Thanks for all the cute crafts! My ODS LOVES kitties, so I think I'll make one of those for him-YDS would like the stuffed eggs, I bet. Maybe I'll find them an egg carton-ODS really likes to put things into other things (he's commandeered my crock-pot and I'd like it back).

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