Thursday, March 28, 2013
Children can also get their picture taken with Dr. Bunny.
The Welcome Sweet Springtime Egg Hunt will be this Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Glenfield Park. Councilor Renee Baskerville and the Fourth Ward Collaborative are hosting the egg hunt, which promises great fun for kids and adults with egg relays, sac races, face painting, music, food and plenty more. The egg hunt will be for children between 2 and 9 years old, and older children between 10 and 13 can participate in a hat-making contest. Children can also have their picture taken with Dr. Bunny. For more information call (973) 744-9094.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
The simple cake has just four ingredients.
This cake idea comes from the Taste of Home website, which is made up of recipes submitted by amazing home cooks. Those recipes are then tested and vetted through Taste of Home’s rigorous selection process. This cake a great way to sneak in more Peeps around Easter time. The full recipe is here: tasteofhome.com/Recipes/Peeps-Sunflower-Cake
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Glitter, 3D, Virtual? There's a million ways to fill your Easter basket with awesome eggs.
- PATCH'S HOUSE & HOME
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Easter is nearly here, as evidenced by all the egg decorating kits that have hit the shelves around Montclair. Patch took a hop down the bunny trail to see what kinds of eggs you can decorate with the kids this year. Traditional Eggs. You don't need a fancy kit for beautiful, no frill colored eggs, just vinegar and ordinary food coloring. See directions here from McCormick on how to make dyed eggs on the cheap. Glamorous Glitter Eggs. Every year there’s a new kit to help you decorate your eggs in fun and funky ways. Why have "boring" dyed eggs when you can have fabulous glitter eggs instead? 3D Eggs. Jaws, Harry Potter, Star Wars, and even the Lion King got the 3D treatment. Why not your Easter eggs? This kit comes with special color …
Monday, April 2, 2012
The Easter bunny will lay thousands of dollars worth of eggs
The Upper Montclair Business Association is sponsoring its 4th annual "Eggonomic Stimulus Package" for 2012—while supplies last. Here's how it works: Walk into any participating merchant, ask for an egg and—voila—you will receive coupons and gift certificates to use throughout Upper Montclair through April 30, 2012. There are 1,500 eggs available and each egg has three or more coupons and gift certificates inside. Last year, a total of $20,000 in coupons and gift certificates were given away—and this year should be no different. "It's really a very small way for the businesses to thank our customers for their support," according to the UMBA. Some of this year's participants include: Baby's Perfect Gift, Crookhorns Men's Wear, Banyan Tree…
An afternoon of fun and fellowship is planned in Glenfield Park
Fourth Ward Councilor Dr. Renee Baskerville, along with a variety of other people and organizations, is hosting an afternoon of springtime fun on Saturday, April 7 that includes music, an egg hunt, sack races, face painting, light refreshments, and hat decorating contests for all ages. The event, dubbed Spring Fling Egg Hunt, will be held from noon to 3 p.m. in Glenfield Park in Montclair. Baskerville said this event is not to celebrate Easter—but spring. "We are about welcoming sweet springtime and having some family fun for all religions and all ages," she said. Sponsors besides Baskerville include: The American Legion The Crawford Crews Post The Fourth Ward Collaborative Montclair Neighborhood Development Corporation Inc. Haitian …
Sunday, April 1, 2012
Don't spend Easter in the kitchen. Patch has five recipes that will impress your guests without leaving you stressed.
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Sunday, April 1, 2012
Easter Sunday is a special time to gather with family and loved ones. From sunrise services to Easter egg hunts, all of the day’s activities often end up with hungry patrons looking for appetites to be filled. We’ve scooped up five easy but savory dinner recipes that you can share with your family to wrap up this festive day. Have a wonderful and delicious Easter. If you have a large family or plan to have a large gathering of people at your Easter dinner, then this baked ham is the perfect choice to feed a small army. Who knows how to make an elegantly delicious ham better than Martha Stewart? The ingredients are simple: 1 (12 to 14 pound) uncooked smoked ham bone-in, 1 cup dark brown sugar and 1/4 cup Cognac. The ham takes less than …
Egg-citing Easter dining in and near Montclair!
Looking for an interesting place in the Montclair area to enjoy an Easter brunch? Here are some suggestions of nice restaurants to enjoy your holiday meal. Some places get very busy, so call now to make your reservation! Details are subject to change, please confirm pricing with the restaurant. If you know of other Easter eatery options please add them in comments. MONTCLAIR PALAZZO 11 South Fullerton Ave. 973-746-6778 Easter Brunch, Easter Brunch will feature a hot & cold buffet Hours: 11:30am – 3pm Assorted muffins, Scrambled Eggs, French Toast, Norwegian Smoked Salmon. Home fries, Breakfast sausage & Bacon. Chicken Limone, Roast leg of lamb, Broccoli rabe & hot Italian sausage, Penne Bolognese, Biscotti, Coffee & Tea and much more…