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Easter is one of those holidays that everyone really appreciates. It's that time of year when you've just endured a LONG Winter and Spring weather is on the horizon. It's also a holiday that allows you to catch up with family and spend quality time with loved ones. To reflect, unwind and really get a chance to appreciate who and what you have in your life. If you're not celebrating, you can still enjoy the stat holiday that comes with it and give yourself a chance to take a deep breath and spend some time doing what you can't usually fit into your hectic schedule.
If you're totally embracing Easter, are you looking for dessert ideas? Want to bring a delicious appetizer to dinner? Need a few last minute decoration ideas? Below are a few cute ideas that caught our eye this week.
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If pastels aren't your thing, you certainly have to make an exception at Easter. These soft and chewy M & M cookies are major eye candy, but also serve as a lighter dessert and a good alternative to store bought cookies. Another bonus? You don't have to be an expect baker to make these little beauties. We will definitely be whipping up a batch of these for others to enjoy!
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Looking to glam up your home/dinner table for Easter dinner? Choose from 20 DIY Spring centrepieces here, you're bound to find something that sparks your fancy.
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I'm literally drooling as I type this. Want to mix things up this year?? This Beef tenderloin with Cognac Cream Sauce is to die for! Definitely a nice change for the main course instead of sticking with a turkey or ham. Change is always good.... so just go for it!
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Does your family or group of friends enjoy carrot cake? According to Style Sweet CA, this is the only recipe you'll ever need. It's a lofty dessert, but we know you can do it! Follow the recipe here.
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Hosting or attending an Easter brunch? This quiche is a must! Easy, quick and delicious. What more could you ask for?
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Need a kid friendly dessert that everyone in the family can admire? Try these Rabbit Cookies this Easter. Simple recipe with a lot of payoff. Do you start at the ears or butt? One of life's greatest questions. ;)
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Prosciutto and fig has to be one of the greatest food combinations in the world! Well, in our opinion. Add in arugula, mozzarella and balsamic vinegar...and you have a party in your mouth! This starter will be a great addition to any menu. Bon appetit!
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As always, the gals of Laurenconrad.com presented us with the most festive desserts we've ever laid eyes on! These Easter egg macarons are absolutely adorable. Want to feel accomplished? Give these a go. Your guests will be floored if you pull these off!
The fashiontruck team wishes you a Happy Easter! Have a fabulous weekend with family and friends!
Kayla & Ashley xoxo