The Easter Bunny is actually a hare, the sacred animal of Eostre (or Oestra/Ostara), the ancient Teutonic Goddess of the Spring Moon. At the vernal equinox (March or April) the hares go ‘mad’ and at this time of year, one of Eostre’s hares laid an egg, the Egg of New Life, or the "Easter" Egg.
Rapa Nui, the indigenous name of Easter Island. A society of Polynesian origin that settled there c. A.D. 300 established an original tradition of monumental sculpture and architecture, free from any external influence. From the 10th to the 16th century this society built shrines and erected enormous stone figures known as moai.
Looking how to make the perfect deviled eggs? Just mix the egg mixture, pipe into hard boiled eggs, sprinkle with paprika and enjoy. This classic deviled eggs recipe is the perfect addition to your Easter feast.
The original Speckled Egg Cake! Learn how to make a Speckled Egg Cake, perfect for your Spring and Easter celebrations. Robin's egg blue with chocolate brown speckles. | by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com