Eggs are the universal symbol of fertility and new life and the most identifiable symbol of the Easter holiday. Coloring eggs has been a custom dating back to the Pagan times when bright colors were symbolic of spring and a celebration of the spring equinox.
In modern times, people around the world decorate eggs to celebrate Easter. In the States, dyeing eggs is a quintessential family affair that is often followed by a fun-filled Easter egg hunt.
THE BASICSEgg decorating does not require many ingredients. Here is a small list of necessities.