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5 tips to a greener Easter

By: Shea Gunther on April 21, 2011, 1:35 p.m.
Easter eggs in grass

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Springing into the holiday

Easter is one of the great kid-friendly holidays. When I was a little boy, I looked forward to Easter with as much anticipation as Halloween and nearly as much as my birthday and the last day of school. Easter means baskets filled with candy, colored egg hunts, big meals with family, and the coming of spring. Now that I'm a parent, Easter is about buying candy, organizing egg hunts, and cooking big meals with the family. Regardless of your age, you should try to celebrate the holiday in the greenest way possible. Here are five tips for making your Easter holiday really green. Enjoy! (Text: Shea Gunther)