Hot Cross Scrolls

Hot Cross Scrolls

Anyone who follows Simple Home Cook and Be A Fun Mum knows that we love our scroll recipes. I also love hot cross buns and have consumed way too many of them already and it is not even Easter yet. So why not combine them! They are much easier to make than hot cross buns – […]

Family Tradition: Easter Passover

Passover with kids

Last year while we were in New Zealand, we started a new Easter tradition of sharing a passover meal together. Sharing a passover meal isn’t something as common to the Christian faith, and yet passover itself and the story behind it, is something that is both familiar and honoured. As we establish family life, my husband […]

Three Last Minute Easter Hat Ideas

Plastic Plate Easter Bonnet Hat

This year, my prep daughter will experience her first Easter Hat Parade. It’s all kinds of exciting until it’s up to mum to come up with a hat idea. Not one to be put off a craft challenge, I came up with three last minute Easter hat ideas that you could have fun creating now […]

Easter Cupcake Case Baskets

Easter Cupcake Case Baskets

Whenever I go into a homewares store (which is rare now I have kids) I often have a browse through the sales bucket and I always find pretty cupcake cases. I usually buy a pack or two to put in the back of the pantry so that I have cases ready to bake cupcakes for a […]

Make Rocky Road with Easter Chocolate Leftovers

rocky road from easter chocolate left overs perfect afternoon tea

I’m not going to lie, it’s mildly disgusting the amount of chocolate we get from relatives around Easter. With this year’s hoard, I decided to make Rocky Road in the hopes of offloading onto work colleagues and school friends. Ingredients 8 Chocolate Easter Bunny Figurines (or was it 10?) – this is approximately 1.2 kg of chocolate. Note: The good […]

Adorable Bunny Hat for Your Eggs

Boiled Egg Bunny Hat Printable

You won’t need to prepare anything for this cute idea. Just print it out, cut out the hats and add them to the dippy eggs before you crack them open. So cute. Fun for an Easter morning breakfast. Materials Egg Bunny Hat Printable Egg cup Dippy Egg (tips here on how to cook it) Non-toxic […]

Backyard Easter Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt Ideas

Brought to you by Nuffnang and BIG W. I often work with BIG W surrounding significant holiday events because I like the outlook of their campaigns: it’s about facilitating special moments and how you want them to work for your family. I know I can go in store and find pretty much everything I need […]

Feed the Bunny Game

Feed the Bunny Game

This bunny box game is a fun game for parties and Easter and is made with simple materials. Materials 1 Large box brown paper masking tape glue stick scissors craft knife (adult use only) black permanent marker lead pencil white & black paper red & pink poster paper Older kids could achieve this, but there are […]

Peppa Pig Easter Craft & Activities

Peppa Pig Easter Craft & Activities - Easter Hat

Peppa Pig is a huge favourite with kids, and if you’re looking for some easy Easter craft and activities for the school holiday period, here are some printables for you: Bunting Easter hat Easter card Colouring in sheets Simply click on the picture for the printable you want to download. 1. Peppa Pig Bunting 2. […]

Easter Craft: Paper Easter Egg Basket

Paper Easter Egg Basket Craft

  Here’s a sweet paper Easter egg basket tutorial from Families Magazine. You will need • Paper (the more colourful and bright the better!) • Scissors • Glue/sticky tape What to do Cut out eight egg shapes of equal size. Use your first egg shape as a template for the other shapes. Draw free hand or […]

Nest Cupcakes

Easy nest cupcakes - Fun for Easter, baby shower or birthdays

I’m not flash with cake decorating. Let’s just say this: I make the cake part of the birthday cakes in this family, but my husband usually does the decorating because he’s far more precise and patient than I am.  But this is simple and easy! Fun for Easter, baby showers or birthdays. This is a […]

Plastic Egg Faces

Decorate Plastic Easter Egg - Easter Egg Faces

Plastic Easter eggs are such useful things. They are great for Easter Egg Hunts (reuse them every year), glow in the dark Easter game and craft. One idea is to make cute egg faces. Wool, googly eyes and a permanent marker does the trick. Or just draw with permanent marker. More Easter Craft Ideas

Miniature Terrarium

Easter Miniature Terrarium Sugar Free Nature Gift bunny mushroom in a jar

If your looking for a jar full of cuteness this Easter, keep reading as I show you how to create the tiniest  Bunny Miniature Terrarium ever made (well by me anyway!). Full disclosure, before starting this project, you need to be patient and handy with a pair of tweezers. It is  fiddly because it’s so small. […]