Belated Father’s Day Egg McMillians


Make this easy-peasy egg sammy for your favourite dad any day of the year My husband would eat Egg McMuffins all the time if he could. I mean, I’d have to kick him out of the bed and make him feel guilty ALL THE TIME for eating that fake egg weirdness crap, but he still… Read More »

Play Date Waivers, Waning Cuteness at 4.5 and an Egg Shortage in Europe


What we’re reading today: 1. New play date trend: signing a waiver. Are people threatening legal action action play dates gone wrong? Can we add sub-clauses re: reasonable, expected childhood injuries like scraped knees from skateboarding? 2. You know how toddlers are so irresistibly cute and you can’t get mad at them but you have… Read More »

Seasonal Tarts to Make With Your Kids


Spring produce is screaming for homemade tarts Tarts are most versatile dish out there. They can be adapted into desserts, dinner, breakfast or lunch. We’ve rounded up five recipes that eliminate the delicate and time consuming affair of the cutting of butter into flour, waiting while the dough chills in the fridge, and gingerly pressing… Read More »

4 Things That Make January Suck Less


Tear open the shutters, throw up the sash and make this month your FRIEND! January: the month that induces cringing with its mere mention. Your kids hate snowsuits, winter driving sucks, and all you want to do is jump ship and go to Mexico. We can’t help you with that, but we can help you… Read More »

Superpowered Breakfasts for Icy Winter Days


Slipping around in the snow requires energy and that bowl of Fruity O’s might not cut it We don’t need to convince you that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially for kids. But in the winter, little bodies have different needs. A stick-to-your-ribs morning meal should ideally have some protein, iron,… Read More »

Make Toads In A Hole


Jodi Lariviere shares seasonal recipes that are as healthy as they are yummy Did you all catch a break from breakfast-making duty this past weekend? Shouldn’t Mother’s Day happen all the time? Well it can certainly feel like it by teaching your kids to make one really great breakfast all on their own. It won’t… Read More »

Earth Day Egg Planters


You’ve dyed, coloured and splattered dozens of eggs. Now what? In celebration of both Earth Day AND Easter, we wanted to give you Bunchlanders a great idea for what to do with all those fabulously coloured Easter egg shells! It is just crazy easy to make these shells into planters.  Of course, this will only… Read More »

Clare Crespo’s Sweet Bird’s Nests


Clare Crespo of Yummyfun Kooking shares this Easter craft We here at Bunch HQ are giant Clare Crespo fans. Her recipes are awesome. So of course we were super-pleased that she shared a very spring-like and Easterly recipe from her book, The Secret Life of Food. You’ll need: Vegetable oil 3 cups mini marshmallows 3… Read More »

5 Non-Candy Easter Egg Options


Because not every egg needs to be a creme egg You may have one of those kids who doesn’t like chocolate, or you may just want to limit the amount of egg and bunny-shaped sugary treats they’re receiving this year. Either way, here are five Easter treats that lack both chocolate and high fructose corn… Read More »

Natural Eggs Dyes Part 2: Fancy Photo Shoot


Naturally pretty When photographer and Bunch reader Stephani saw our natural egg dyes, she sent along her Easter card, featuring all-natural egg dyes. Buchman’s art director pal Leanne Kelly tied fishnet stockings around the eggs to get some great texture and patterns. You can also try wrapping rubber bands or pressing leaves against the egg… Read More »

Paint Chip Egg Garland


A great craft for all the recyclers and/or scavengers out there We loved this super easy project from Modern Parents, Messy Kids. It’s perfect for when you feel your home needs a little seasonal decor, but you don’t want to spend more than a few minutes on anything. And while we love the absolutely, ridiculously… Read More »

Awesome Painted Eggs: Bleach Painted Skull Egg


Dawn at the Skull-a-Day blog made this fabulous skull easter egg by dying the egg with black ink, then painting on it with bleach. We think this is an awesome technique, and can’t wait to give it a try when we’re asked to paint eggs with our bunch! Also check out her skull carved from… Read More »


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