Easter Tradition: Easter Seeds and Painted Pots

The decision to paint Easter pots and plant Easter seeds as a new tradition for our family did not necessarily grow (pun intended) out of my deep love for gardening. I know incredibly little about gardening, and most of the knowledge I do have comes from a sprout I grew in the sixth grade. But Easter, if you take a quick break from the bunnies and egg hunts, is about hopeโ€”new lifeโ€”and what better way to celebrate that new life than by planting some new life of your own? So! We told the negative voices in our heads to pipe down, and we tried something new this year. We flexed our creative muscles and chose to decorate the white pots we found at a local hardware store. I picked up these awesome paint markers…

April 17, 2017