The Incredible, Edible Egg: Dyed by Nature

Easter is just around the corner and you know what that means… Its egg dying time! While the exact origin of egg-dying remains a bit of a mystery it is still a time-honored Spring tradition for families everywhere.

These days there are great many sites with tips and techniques for dying your eggs using all natural dyes. These colorful alternatives are just as fun but also non toxic. A healthy snack with an equally healthy package? Count us in.

Favorites include yellow-hued eggs colored with turmeric as well as vibrant blues from purple cabbage. These tutorials will do the trick... Mommypotamus,The Kitchn and Better Homes and Garden.

 

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