How to pull off a candy-free Easter

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) Easter is a fun holiday for kids, but the crash from a day-long sugar high can leave both kids and parents exhausted! Here are 45 fun ideas on items to fill Easter baskets that don’t include any super sweet treats, courtesy of Creatively Christy:

  1. Cartoon Band-Aids
  2. Beef jerky
  3. Single serve microwave popcorn bag
  4. Single serve chocolate milk or strawberry milk
  5. Teddy Grahams
  6. Single serve macaroni and cheese
  7. Kid nail polish
  8. Chapstick or lip gloss
  9. Dried fruit
  10. Fresh fruit
  11. Snack size chips
  12. Yogurt-dipped granola bar
  13. Single serve Nutella and dipping sticks
  14. Single serve crackers and cheese
  15. Mini hand sanitizer
  16. Easter-themed socks
  17. Bow tie or necktie
  18. Hair clips or accessories
  19. Hair brush
  20. 100% juice box
  21. Yogurt drink
  22. Cherry tomatoes
  23. Fruit cups
  24. Mini cereal box
  25. All-natural fruit leather or fruit rope
  26. Go Go Squeeze apple sauce pouch
  27. Markers, crayons, colored pencils
  28. Notebook or drawing pad
  29. Coloring books or printed coloring pages
  30. Watercolor paints and brush
  31. Silly twisty straws
  32. Trinket toy from candy machines
  33. Toy car
  34. A new children’s book
  35. Stickers
  36. Goldfish crackers
  37. Toothbrush/toothpaste with their favorite character
  38. Kid-friendly silverware with their favorite character
  39. Travel size mini lotion
  40. A pinwheel
  41. Bubbles
  42. A bath toy
  43. Freeze-dried fruit
  44. Sidewalk chalk
  45. Sunglasses

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