5 Tips for a Zero Waste Easter

Check out these 5 easy tips that will help you get cracking on the latest waste-free Easter trends!

  1. Get Chopping!

Little Girl Dying Eggs

Instead of buying multi-colored egg dyes, why not use ingredients you already have at home. Follow this easy-to-follow egg dying chart to create a rainbow of colours the whole family can enjoy!

Egg Dying Chart

Note: boil your ingredient with the water and vinegar for 30 minutes and let cool completely before dying the eggs, let the eggs soak for a minimum of 30 minutes – overnight for a richer colour. Place 1 cup of water for 1 tablespoon of vinegar.

  1. Get Thrifty!

Natural Egg Dying Chart

Plan to reuse your Easter egg containers if hosting an egg hunt. Whether using plastic reusable egg containers or wooden ones, keep a storage bin ready to use them again the following year.

  1. Get Planting!

Egg Planting

Plant seeds directly in your biodegradable egg cartons right in time for the growing season! Some veggies you can plant at this time of year include zucchini, cucumber, spinach, basil and lettuce.

  1. Get Baking!

Coconut Lime Cupcakes Recipe

Check out one of our featured Easter recipes and get your bake-on with everyday ingredients. You can find many of our egg recipes right here on our website: Get Cracking | Recipes

  1. Get Crafty!

Easy Egg Carton Flowers

Use any left-over items from egg decorating in one or all of our following crafts!

Happy zero-waste Easter!