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Easter Eggs Caldwell NJ

Looking for Easter Eggs in Caldwell? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Caldwell that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Easter Eggs in Caldwell.

Target
(973) 396-0069
632 Route 46 E
Fairfield, NJ
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.

Pathmark
(973) 890-1135
1710 Rt. 46 West
West Paterson, NJ
 
Whole Foods Market
(973) 669-3196
235 Prospect Ave
West Orange, NJ
 
Costco
(973) 602-2000
156 Sr-10 West
East Hanover, NJ
 
Target
(973) 887-3145
130 State Route 10
East Hanover, NJ
Store Hours
M-Fr: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Sa: 8:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.Su: 8:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.

A&P
(973) 746-3239
510 Valley Rd
Montclair, NJ
 
Pathmark
(973) 744-5505
35 Lackawanna Plaza
Montclair, NJ
 
Pathmark
(973) 992-2299
277 Eisenhower Pkwy.
Livingston, NJ
 
Whole Foods Market
(973) 746-5110
701 Bloomfield Ave
Montclair, NJ
 
A&P
(973) 812-8300
1730 Rt 46
West Paterson, NJ
 

Easter on the Net - Easter Eggs

Of all the symbols associated with Easter the egg, the symbol of fertility and new life, is the most identifiable. The customs and traditions of using eggs have been associated with Easter for centuries.

Originally Easter eggs were painted with bright colors to represent the sunlight of spring and were used in Easter-egg rolling contests or given as gifts. After they were colored and etched with various designs the eggs were exchanged by lovers and romantic admirers, much the same as valentines. In medieval time eggs were traditionally given at Easter to the servants. In Germany eggs were given to children along with other Easter gifts.

Different cultures have developed their own ways of decorating Easter eggs. Crimson eggs, to honor the blood of Christ, are exchanged in Greece. In parts of Germany and Austria green eggs are used on Maundy Thursday (Holy Thursday). Slavic peoples decorate their eggs in special patterns of gold and silver.

Austrian artists design patterns by fastening ferns and tiny plants around the eggs, which are then boiled. The plants are then removed revealing a striking white pattern. The Poles and Ukrainians decorate eggs with simple designs and colors. A number of eggs are made in the distinctive manner called pysanki (to design, to write).

Pysanki eggs are a masterpiece of skill and workmanship. Melted beeswax is applied to the fresh white egg. It is then dipped in successive baths of dye. After each dip wax is painted o...

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