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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Easy and Quick Last Minute Easter Favors

Spring/Easter makes me feel like everything's new and fresh.
That's why I like to send my guests home from Easter Dinner with a plant.
It just seems right to me.

''To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow''
Audrey Hepburn

So this year when my mind went to plants,
my pocketbook didn't follow.

I needed to think up a way to put together something inexpensive
so I could continue with my tradition.

I was at Walmart (what the heck would I do without that store?)
 perusing the garden section when I saw they had 6 packs on sale.
I grabbed a couple of Petunias 

and headed inside to find peat pots.

Once I got home I gave each peat pot a paint job in various Eastery colors.
While waiting for them to dry,
 I hopped on the computer to check out my Graphics.

Printed out some Easter Graphics
and once the pots were dry, glued them on

The next day I transplanted the Petunias into their own peat pots.
I tore a coffee filter up and placed a piece in the bottom of each pot to prevent the dirt from coming out but still allowing for complete drainage.

There ya go!
A buck a 6 pack, peat pots $1.59,
12 plant favors for under $4.00 ♥♥

And since the Petunias are in the peat pots,
the whole pot can go right into the ground.
Easy peasy for my guests too!

All ready for Easter Sunday 


  1. What a marvelous idea and tradition! Thanks for sharing! The finished product looked absolutely amazing! I hope you have a blessed week and a Happy Easter!

    1. Thank you! Wishing you a blessed Easter ♥

  2. What a beautiful and amazing idea! I love it! Have a blessed week ahead and a Happy Easter! <3

  3. Thanks so much! Wishing you also a Happy Easter!

  4. What a fun idea! Hope you have a great week and a very Happy Easter!

    1. Thanks so much! Wishing you also a Happy Easter!

  5. These are perfect! I've been looking for something for my mother in law and you've given me the best idea. She loves flowers, so this is just what I needed.
    Thank you for sharing at The Really Crafty Link Party this week, and happy Easter. Pinned.

    1. Yay! So glad I could help inspire you! Thanks for pinning and visiting ♥


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