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11 Ways To Make Easter More Excellent For Kids

Who's ready to step up their game? Create fun activities for the kids, but save the best treats for yourself — Chips Ahoy! Chunky. Pick up a bag and enjoy the holiday!

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1. Go from bun to bunny.

A few pipe cleaners and jazzed-up bobby pins will make any little girl hoppy.
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A few pipe cleaners and jazzed-up bobby pins will make any little girl hoppy.

2. Make your eggs look like characters from the kids favorite movie.

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Who doesn't love googly eyes?

3. Or get messy with shaving cream.

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Did you know a little food coloring and a lot of shaving cream goes a long way? Find out how to make this happen here.

4. Make music with these shakers.

Let your little ones use their imaginations and start a symphony with plastic eggs. Just fill them rice and decorate!
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Let your little ones use their imaginations and start a symphony with plastic eggs. Just fill them rice and decorate!

5. Eggshells + paint = a perfectly messy piece of art.

Fill empty eggshells with paint and wrap them in tissue paper. Set up a canvas outdoors, and get to tossing. Find the full instructions here.
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Fill empty eggshells with paint and wrap them in tissue paper. Set up a canvas outdoors, and get to tossing. Find the full instructions here.

6. Let the games begin with a bunny butt piñata.

If you're feeling especially crafty, you could try to make your own, but it can be easily purchased here.
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If you're feeling especially crafty, you could try to make your own, but it can be easily purchased here.

7. Or a cool new version of ring toss.

Kids will actually want these bunny ears. This is a great way to keep them occupied so you can get some mom-time too. 😉
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Kids will actually want these bunny ears. This is a great way to keep them occupied so you can get some mom-time too. 😉

8. Broken crayons + a silicone mold = fun-shaped coloring.

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Just add the broken bits to the mold and pop it in the oven for 10 minutes at 300 degrees. Mix a few colors together for interesting combos, but make sure they're totally cool before any little hands touch 'em.

9. Use baby powder to leave bunny tracks on your floors.

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The kids will be so excited to see his trail lead up to an egg hunt!

10. Or leave a few jelly beans in the toilet with a simple note about forgetting to flush.

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Because, of course the Easter Bunny poops candy. 😉

11. And finally, after Easter is over and you've eaten your hard-boiled eggs, let the kids create mini-planters out of your beautifully dyed shells!

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Reward your creativity with something you won't put in the kids' baskets: Chips Ahoy! Chunkyyour Easter treat.