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Planning the Perfect Passover and Easter Meals

Planning the Perfect Passover and Easter Meals

With Passover and Easter quickly approaching, the pressure is on to get your menu together for your next holiday meal. If you don’t want to spend the day in the kitchen scrambling to pull dishes together, we’ve got you covered. Our hand-selected Passover and Easter picks make it easy for you to pull together a meal that will be sure ... Read More »

5 Tips for Serving Up a Festive Brunch This Easter


Easter brunch is a beloved tradition. Unfortunately, for many hosts and hostesses, it can sometimes end up feeling more stressful than celebratory. However, it is possible to wow your guests without wiping yourself out, and we can help. Read on for five tips aimed at helping you pull off a surprisingly simple yet sublimely scrumptious Easter brunch this April. 1. Plan ... Read More »

Explaining the Top 4 Easter Traditions


A magical bunny who visits houses in the dead of night and leaves pastel colored eggs hidden on your front lawn. The dying and decorating of Easter eggs. Parades and the donning of festive bonnets. Considering that Easter is a religious holiday, many of its customs seem decidedly secular., not to mention slightly random. Which begs the question: How did these ... Read More »

Everything You’ve Always Wanted to Know About Easter & Passover


Table of Contents 1. Introduction 2. What is Easter? 3. What is Passover? 4. How are Easter and Passover Dates Determined? 5. The Foods of Easter 6. The Foods of Passover 7. Conclusion 1. Introduction Regardless of your faith, there are many reasons to look forward to the arrival of springtime. However, Christians and Jews alike both have particular reason ... Read More »

Colored Eggs? The History and Symbolism of Easter Foods

Easter food

Holidays are far more than a mere date on a calendar. They’re the summation of all of their traditions, symbols, meanings, memories, foods and more. One holiday particularly ripe with symbolism is Easter. As the days count down to the most important of Christian holidays this March 27th, let’s take a closer look at this ancient holiday, along with highlighting ... Read More »

What Will Be in Your Easter Basket?


Hippity-hoppity Easter’s on it’s way! For millions of people, Easter is a celebration of rebirth and renewal; for others, it’s simply a reason to indulge in the chocolate, candy, and other treats filling their Easter baskets. But where did the Easter basket tradition originate, anyway? And what’s the deal with all the chocolate bunnies and pastel-colored eggs? Let’s take a ... Read More »

Will You Ham It up This Easter?


While the chocolate bunny-filled baskets may take center stage during this time of year, they’re far from the only reason to indulge during your annual Easter holiday feast. Let’s take a closer look at some Easter foods from around the world, along with easy techniques to serve up your own family favorites this year. What’s On Your Table? While people ... Read More »

Crowd-Pleasing Easter Brunch Ideas–No Cooking Required

Casatella 4-Egg Easter Bread

Have more time and energy for finding eggs, filling baskets, and eating chocolate with this super-easy no-cook brunch plan. Simply order everything you need from FoodyDirect to wow friends and family. Food From the traditional ham and Castatella four-egg Easter bread to New York’s best bagels, Sunday brunch is a snap with our Easter menu. Drinks A Make-Your-Own Mimosa bar ... Read More »

Introducing the Effortless Easter Feast


Easter is just over two weeks away, so if you haven’t started thinking about what’s going to fill your basket and menu, now’s the time. And while you can make a plan that keeps you in the kitchen all day creating an Easter feast worthy of your family and dinner table, our Easter picks make it easy for you to ... Read More »