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Easter Eggs Paso Robles CA

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

(805) 239-2744
1191 E. Creston Rd
Paso Robles, CA
Services / Departments
Store Hours
6:00 AM-Midnight

(805) 238-1212
180 Niblick Road
Paso Robles, CA
Store Hours
Mon-Fri:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun:8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Pharmacy #
(805) 238-2626
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

(805) 466-4949
7135 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA
Services / Departments
Bakery,Deli,floral,meat,produce, DVDPlay Kiosk,Coinmaster,wi-fi
Store Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Willow Creek Olive Ranch
(805) 226-8809
8530 Vineyard Dr
Paso Robles, CA

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Witcosky's Grocery
(805) 467-3187
1287 Mission St
San Miguel, CA

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(805) 227-0105
2305 Theatre Dr
Paso Robles, CA
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.

Trader Joe'S
(805) 434-9562
1111 Rossi Road
Templeton, CA
Store Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Goody's Mini Mart
(805) 237-7969
609 Creston Rd
Paso Robles, CA

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We Olive
(805) 239-7667
1311 Park St
Paso Robles, CA

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Cayucos Super Market
(805) 995-3929
301 S Ocean Ave
Cayucos, CA

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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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