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How to Make Colored Deviled Eggs for Easter

Check out all of my faith-based Easter crafts and recipies for kids here! Deviled eggs are a favorite around here, and we found a way to gussy them up a bit for Easter Sunday! Check out these colorful deviled eggs! Now I'm going to show you how to dye your own deviled eggs! It's super easy, and doesn't take that much extra time. First, make yourself some egg dye. This is very simple- no … [Read more...]

Celebrating Easter with Hand painted Eggs and a Tree, by guest blogger Ingrid Lee.

I'm really happy to be writing and sharing my Easter themed artwork with you all again!  I had a lot of fun writing my last post here at Catholic Icing, about painting a Paschal candle and this time I've been invited to share my Easter Egg Tree. I didn't grow up celebrating Easter with an Easter egg tree, but because our family cultures are so diverse, I wanted to start creating traditions … [Read more...]

Stations of the Cross Eggs for Catholic Kids!

I've been trying to teach my kids about the Stations of the Cross this lent, and it's going really well! We just came up with these Stations of the Cross eggs, and I'm so excited about them!!! Because there are 14 stations, and only 12 eggs in a dozen, I used an egg carton that holds 18 eggs. The first 14 (for the stations) I used purple eggs with the numbers drawn on top with a … [Read more...]

Religious Easter Eggs

I found a great post on Why the Egg is a Symbol of Easter on Catechist Community. These would be some great things to go over with your kids! So really, any eggs you decorate are religious. But there are a lot of places online to find regular egg decorating ideas, so here are some religious Easter eggs I've found for inspiration :-) Jeanne from Inspiring Ideas shares directions for making her … [Read more...]

How To Make Resurrection Eggs- 2 Dozen Ideas!

Check out all of my faith-based Easter crafts and recipes for kids here! If you've never heard of Resurrection Eggs, they are plastic Easter Eggs with different religious Easter symbols inside to help teach the Easter story to kids. Making my own resurrection eggs was one of the first religious activities I ever did at home. This is great even for young preschoolers! Here are the things I put … [Read more...]

Lenten Activities for Children

If you're looking for ways to observe Lent with your kids this year, you've come to the right place! Browse all my Lenten resources for families by subject below. Click on the link for full directions or printables. Be sure to save this link- I update this post every time I come out with new Lenten resources for kids.   Click here to download my printable Lenten calendar- … [Read more...]

Lenten Activities for Kids

You can see all of my Lenten Posts by clicking here, or browse the links below. See all the Ash Wednesday Posts Here. Preparing for Lent With Children- are you ready? Bury the Alleluia Pretzels for Lent Sacrifice ideas for kids The Lent Song for Kids Counting Down the Days of Lent: Print this Lenten Countdown calendar- this is by far the most popular Catholic Icing … [Read more...]

10 Good Friday Traditions- Ideas For Observing This Day In Your Home

Good Friday is a very important day for Catholics. It's the day Jesus died on the cross for us and saved us from our sin. Not only is it an important day, it's a day of fasting, prayer, and mourning. Here are some simple ways to observe Good Friday in your home with your kids: Fast. This is required by the Catholic church if you're health and 18 years or older, but I also encourage my … [Read more...]

Holy Week Notebooking Pages And Resources For Kids

Continuing on with our Religious notebooking project, today I'm posting some printable Holy Week pages. They go with pages 56-59 in Tell Me About The Catholic Faith (TMACF), or any other Holy Thursday resource you would rather use with your kids. The Last Supper My Thoughts On Pages 56-57 in TMACF: The page is titled "The Last Supper," but actually, it starts with Palm Sunday and does a … [Read more...]

Christian Easter Crafts For Kids- Teaching Them The Easter Story

If you're looking for Faith-based Easter crafts and ideas for kids, you've come to the right place! Each craft and recipe below has complete directions if you click the link. Happy Easter browsing! Go ahead and pin this now so you find it later (and share it with your friends!) :-) DIY Resurrection Garden Lent and Easter Handprint Crafts 6 creative ways to teach the Easter … [Read more...]