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Our Easter Baskets 2018

With Lent half-way done, I'm starting to think more about how we will celebrate Easter this year. As I have said in the past, we participate in both the secular "Easter Bunny" part of the holiday and the religious holiday. However, given the importance of the religious aspect of the holiday, we don't make a big deal about the bunny. My children know that it's just a funny story and a way for us to celebrate a joyous occasion. 

Montessori Friendly Easter Basket Ideas
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Anyway, since I always like to see what people are actually getting their kids for holidays, I thought I would share my plan for the children's baskets this year. Instead of using Easter grass to line the baskets, this year, my kids are each getting a rain suit. I have been inspired by There's No Such Thing as Bad Weather and we are going to get outside more this spring/summer - rain or shine!  

Then, Henry and Nora are getting a personalized sticker book, just for fun, with some beeswax crayons. Everyone will get a new pair of sunglasses, and a new book! And, finally, some of the eggs will have small animals instead of candies!

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What are you including in Easter Baskets this year? 
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