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12 April 2009

Happy Easter!

HAPPY
E
ASTER!




Check out these Easter facts...
  • The name Easter owes its origin from Eastre, the Anglo-Saxon goddess who symbolizes hare and egg.
  • Easter always falls between March 22 and April 25.
  • Pysanka is a specific term used for the practice of Easter egg painting.
  • From the very early times, egg has been considered to be the most important symbol of rebirth.
  • The initial baskets of Easter were given the appearance of bird's nests.
  • The maiden chocolate eggs recipes were made in Europe in the nineteenth century.
  • Each year witnesses the making of nearly 90 million chocolate bunnies.
  • Next to Halloween, Easter holiday paves way for confectionary business to boom.
  • When it comes to eating of chocolate bunnies, it is the ears that are preferred to be eaten first by as many as 76% of people.
  • In the catalogue of kids' favorite Easter foodstuff, Red jellybeans occupy top most position.
^^ Facts found at here!


Hope your holiday is fabulous & safe!

1 comment:

sassyglassdesigns said...

That was a fun read. Happy Easter!