9 Ways to Take Your Kid’s Easter Basket to the Next Level

Pastel M&Ms. Cadbury eggs. Shiny green plastic “grass” that gets absolutely everywhere (you’ll be finding it between the couch cushions for weeks to come). Yup, it’s time to assemble your child’s Easter basket. But this year, why not take it to a whole new level?

We have ten treats–edible and beyond–that will knock your kids’ socks off. Mini instruments, lip balm in poppy packaging, homemade candy, and much more. Trade processed candy for useful, thoughtful games and bright goodies in the spirit of spring. Just click on the slideshow above for inspiration.