Though our Easter celebrations will be anything but normal this year, we can still engage in connection with family and serve up some tasty food during quarantine! Now more than ever the world could use a fun holiday to remind us about what life is truly about and bring our loved ones together. Needing some ideas on how to make Easter special this year? We’ve got you covered:
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Keep the Brunch Going
You may have already been brunchin’ this whole quarantine (aka getting up at noon to eat breakfast), but we all know that Easter is the best time to get your brunch in. Indulge in all the classics like cinnamon rolls and quiche. Don’t forget about mimosas! We’ve got some great ways to spice up this drink in a blog post found here.
Don’t feel like whippin up a big brunch?! Support a local business and order in!
Move the Hunt Indoors
The Easter bunny can still visit the kiddos! Move your egg hunt inside and do it quarantine style. This ought to make your little ones still feel like the day is special. Tuck the eggs around unexpected places in your home for a hunt that will keep them busy for a while!
Get Dressed Up
We’ve all exchanged work clothes for sweat pants, so let’s make this day extra special and actually get dressed up! Ring in the spring season with bold colors and pastels that will brighten up your sheltered in place wardrobe!
These special moments have definitely changed, but the time to connect and love on family and friends remain the same. Don’t forget to check in on a loved one that might not be near and
As we continually adjust to a “new” normal found in quarantine, the conversation has ought to shift towards how we can cultivate healthy habits for our minds. Having personal time and space away from those in your home to center yourself may be difficult to find now. I want to share a way I have been practicing mindfulness and “checking in” with myself, even for just ten minutes a day.
There comes a time when things are up for debate, such as if pineapple belongs on pizza or if the center of a brownie is better than its edges. With this national holiday, it’s an absolute non-negotiable; ice cream is hand's-down one of the best sweet treats to ever grace the planet. Why you might ask?! Well, there’s something for everybody!
Experimenting with flavor combinations lies at the core of Etta+Billie’s DNA, and ice cream flavors are no exception. When it comes to unique pairings, we've got a handful of favorites: