Cracking Easter ideas: Affordable Easter accessories for the home | Property | Life & Style

Well some might think so but the truth is that painting eggs is an Easter tradition going back centuries and hanging them from a few artfully arranged twigs looks lovely. Easter crackers? Aren’t they just a bit of fun in the same way that painted hens’ eggs became pastry and sugar eggs in 19th-century Germany and eventually chocolate eggs. The Easter Bunny, by the way, is another continental tradition that started out as a reference to the spring hare’s prolific life cycle and, once exported to America by German migrants,…

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