Think Spring: Crafting and Celebrations!

This week, we celebrated the Spring Equinox, also known as the official start to spring. Even if it might not feel that way just yet, now is the perfect time to start thinking about fun spring activities and Easter crafts. Did you know that we have a Pinterest board full of spring and Easter ideas?

Eggcellent Art

No celebration would be complete without some colourful Easter eggs! If you want to up your decorating game, check out How to Make Natural Easter Egg Dyes from Ingredients in Your Kitchen. If you don’t want to mess with dyes, check out this great Sharpie Easter Egg Decorating Idea. And if you’re up for something completely different, how cute are these Unicorn DIY Eggs?


Sweet Treats

Whether you’re craving cute sweets or springy treats, we’ve got some great recipes for you to try. Add some flower power to your spring with these salty and sweet Spring Flower Pretzel Bites. Or try these adorably sweet Sparkly Surprise Carrot Cupcakes – ice cream cones give the carrots their shape and hold a cupcake within. And nothing says spring like fresh citrus – this Lemon Ricotta Cake with Almond Glaze makes our mouth water!


Hop to it!

The animal of the season is definitely the bunny! We found these adorable bunny crafts that would be fun for you (and the kids!).

With some scrapbook paper and spare yarn, you can create this springy Pom Pom Bunny Tail Easter Garland in a Few Steps! Nothing says spring like fresh plants and flowers. With just a few crafty materials you can make these adorable Tin Can Bunny Planters and add some fresh flowers to brighten up any room. And if you’ve got some single socks without mates, check out these cute No Sew Sock Bunnies!


Spring Ahead

Bring a breath of spring indoors with a touch of flowers! We love this this DIY Spring Planter Box, but if your flowers aren’t blooming yet, try these Pretty Peonies Made of Cupcake Wrappers. Or, add the smell of spring to your home with these 7 Amazing DIY Scents!


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Planning Your Spring Break Getaway

It’s March, which means Spring Break is just around the corner! If you’re planning a getaway, travel smarter with all of our best travel tips, which we’ve collected easily in one place!

Destination Vacation

Still stumped on where to go? Check out Jen’s Top 10 Vacation Destinations. From Dublin, Ireland to following Route 66 through the United States to Tokyo, Japan for the Cherry Blossom Festival to Banff National Park in Canada, Jen has rounded up some of her favourite vacation destinations and given you highlights of things to see and do in each spot. Even if it’s too late to add them to this spring’s travels, bookmark this post for future adventures!

We also have a Pinterest board full of exotic destinations Near & Far if you’re in need of a little more inspiration!

Tips & Tricks

Need some travel tips to make your trip a snap? We’ve got a ton of great ideas to make your planning easier, your travel less expensive and your packing as easy as pie. Check out our Best Travel Tips: Round Up and learn our best hacks for a stress-free vacation!

We found so many great tips and tricks we couldn’t fit them all in our blog post. Check out our Pinterest board full of Smart Travel Tips where we’ve collected everything we want to remember!

Family Time

Perhaps you’re heading out on a family vacation and saddled with packing for yourself and the kids. If that’s the case, check out our guest post by Julie Crawford on How to Pack Light When Traveling with Kids. Julie shares her top tips for packing as well as stain treatment on the go with our Eucalan Getaway Gang, our travel pack including single use pods, stain treating towelettes and a handy sewing kit.

We’ve also got a free PDF with more tips, tricks and printable checklists to help you plan your trip. Click here to sign up for our newsletter and get the PDF!

For even more handy travel tips, check out our Pinterest board full of ideas for Traveling with Kids.

Last but not least, if you’re hitting the open roads, check out our Pinterest Board for the best Road Trip Tips!

We hope these tips make your next vacation amazing – we can’t wait to hear all about it!

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