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Easter Eggs Half Moon Bay CA

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

Safeway
(650) 726-1143
70 Cabrillo Hwy
Half Moon Bay, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,seafood
Store Hours
24 hours

Whole Foods Market
(650) 358-6900
1010 Park Place
San Mateo, CA
 
Safeway
(650) 341-0374
1655 El Camino Real
San Mateo, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,Sushi bar,Olive bar,Coinmaster,U.S. Bank Branch
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
650-341-6485
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Safeway
(650) 365-2522
850 Woodside Rd
Redwood City, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
650-365-4992
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Safeway
(650) 347-2704
860 N Delaware St
San Mateo, CA
Services / Departments
Deli,meat,produce
Store Hours
6 AM - Midnight

Safeway
(650) 596-1730
1100 El Camino
Belmont, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,pharmacy,produce,seafood,starbucks,Sushi bar,Olive bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
24 hours
Pharmacy #
650-596-1738
Pharmacy Hours
Mon-Fri 9:00AM-8:00PM;Sat-Sun 9:00AM-5:30PM

Whole Foods Market
(650) 367-1400
1250 Jefferson Ave
Redwood City, CA
 
Raley'S
(650) 654-2106
270 Redwood Shores Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA
Store Hours
6 am - 11 pm
Pharmacy #
650-631-1685
Pharmacy Hours
9-9 M-F 9-7 Sat 9-5 Sun

Safeway
(650) 377-0711
921 E Hillsdale Blvd
Foster City, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce,starbucks,Sushi bar, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster
Store Hours
24 hours

Costco
(650) 286-0739
1001 Metro Center Boulevard
Foster City, CA
 

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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