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Easter Eggs Safety Harbor FL

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

Walmart Supercenter
(813) 854-3261
3801 Tampa Road
Oldsmar, FL
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 #
(813) 854-2391
Pharmacy Hours
Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

(727) 723-0281
2514 N Mcmullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL
(727) 725-4900
1520 N Mcmullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL
24756 Us 19 N
Clearwater, FL
Store Hours
Monday-Friday 9am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 8pm
Sunday 10am - 7pm

(727) 712-3450
1921 N Belcher Rd
Clearwater, FL
Pharmacy #
(727) 712-3480

(727) 373-1951
2655 Gulf To Bay Blvd.
Clearwater, FL
(727) 431-0231
2747 Gulf To Bay Blvd
Clearwater, FL
Sam'S Club
(727) 791-8081
2575 Gulf-To-Bay Blvd.
Clearwater, FL
Pharmacy #

(727) 799-1110
23674 Us Highway 19 N
Clearwater, FL
Alberston Market
(727) 441-8676
2170 Gulf-To-Bay
Clearwater, FL

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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