Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Wooden Egg Easter Countdown


This post constitutes a love note to That Girl.

You see, she has created an Easter Countdown for her boys using wooden eggs, instead of the cheapo plastic ones that I used!  Hers are so special--hand-painted by Becky and her mother.




Becky bought the hollow wooden eggs here, in case you'd like to make some for yourself!


Also, looky here, Becky!:  Your eggs reminded me of the egg that I cross-stitched this season (shown below).  It is a tribute to my Mother who always had Lily of the Valley growing on the side of our home growing up!





See, great minds...

5 comments:

  1. lovely ideas, like the eggs variations

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  2. Oh, i love these so much more than the plastic ones that are usually used. I love the memories that you can make with these ones. Thank you for sharing.

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  3. Nice...my favorite is the cross stitch one...love it.

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  4. thanx...you need some lilies of the valley by your house's side. next time you come, we'll transplant you some, despite the season. They are very hearty and we have a ton! And oh the fragrance! Incredible

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  5. I really like the idea of hand-painted wooden eggs. And the one your made is lovely, too.

    =)

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