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Easter Eggs Fort Lee NJ

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

Pathmark
(201) 224-0747
1475 Bergen Blvd.
Fort Lee, NJ
 
Pathmark
(201) 840-7759
481 River Rd.
Edgewater, NJ
 
Whole Foods Market
(201) 941-4000
905 River Road
Edgewater, NJ
 
A&P
(201) 941-2800
425 Anderson Ave
Fairview, NJ
 
Whole Foods Market
(212) 222-6160
808 Columbus Avenue
New York, NY
 
A&P
(201) 346-1188
2160 Lemoine Ave
Fort Lee, NJ
 
Trader Joe'S
(201) 945-5932
715 River Road
Edgewater, NJ
Store Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Foodbasics
(201) 945-5255
289 Bergen Blvd
Fairview, NJ
 
Pathmark
(212) 281-3158
300 W. 145Th St.
New York, NY
 
BJ's
(718) 292-5410
610 Exterior St.
Bronx, NY
Services / Departments
Bakery, BJ's Optical Department(R), Delicatessen, Rotisserie Chicken, Verizon Wireless Kiosk
Store Hours
Mon. - Sat.: 9 A.M. - 10 P.M.Sun.: 9 A.M. - 8 P.M.

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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