Are you looking for last-minute easter recipes and treats too? Yep, I get it. Easter is here so early this year, it’s snuck up on so many of us. (Then again, time kind of has no meaning these days so wheeeee! Last-minute recipes all year coming your way!)

If you want some fantastic Easter recipes to whip up in time for Sunday, our team has shared recipes, hacks, and beautifully curated roundups to help you find the best last-minute Easter ideas on the web. We’ve also got so many spring recipes for you, if you’re looking for something seasonal but maybe less traditional.

Oh, and be sure to check out our Easter archives on Cool Mom Picks, which has so many egg decorating ideas, free printables, Easter basket gift ideas and more. We’re here for you!

Related: 80+ Easter egg decorating ideas: the ultimate resource!


Last-minute Easter Brunch and Dinner ideas

Make-ahead Easter brunch recipes: Goat cheese mushroom asparagus tart at Foolproof Living
 Goat Cheese, Mushroom, and Asparagus Tart at Foolproof Living

7 make-ahead Easter brunch ideas

A foolproof make-ahead Easter brunch menu

Even more make-ahead Easter brunch recipes, from apps to dessert

6 more make-ahead Easter brunch recipes, because options!

Oh hey, here are some more Easter brunch recipes you can make ahead

Easy Deviled Eggs by Anne Wolfe Postic | Cool Mom EatsEasy deviled eggs by Anne Wolf-Postic for Cool Mom Eats

5 easy recipes to use up those hard-boiled eggs

How to make the best, easiest deviled eggs

The new focaccia “garden” trend we’re loving in 2021

5 recipes for sticky buns, all perfect for brunch

Egg-free brunch ideas for Easter: Overnight Baked French Toast | Jessica in the Kitchen
Overnight Baked French Toast recipe from Jessica in the Kitchen

Egg-free Easter brunch ideas

Tea party treats as an alternative to traditional brunch

Brunch recipes kids can make themselves

Unexpected spring veggie recipes: Pasta with Crushed Pea and Basil Pesto at The Healthy HunterPasta with Crushed Pea and Basil Pesto at The Healthy Hunter

6 spring salad dressings to brighten up even plain greens

7 unexpected spring veggie recipes, beyond salad

Maple-glazed bacon recipe: the perfect brunch accompaniment

This Strawberry Chamomile Paloma is spring cocktail perfection! And if you don't like tequila, use another white booze or skip it all together and go mocktail style—this will still be delicious! | Half-Baked HarvestStrawberry Chamomile Paloma at Half Baked Harvest

Our mocktail archives to make drinks more fun for the kids

Chamomile drink recipes with and without booze

Fruit lemonade recipes for warmer days

Easter cocktails just for the grownups


Last minute Easter desserts and treat recipes

Easy Easter cupcake recipes: Easter chicks at Chelsea's Messy Apron
 Easy Spring Chick Easter cupcakes at Chelsea’s Messy Apron.

8 adorably easy Easter cupcakes

Easy Easter treats kids can make themselves (or with minimal help)

Easter egg sprinkle cookies

The easiest—and best ever—leftover Easter candy recipe: Peeps S'mores | Domestic SuperheroPeeps S’mores from Domestic Superhero

Even more easy Easter treats that kids can make

9 beautiful Easter cake ideas that make us want to bake

6 more Easter cakes that make you want to go pro

Easter cake pops: Bunny Tails Cake Balls at Rose Bakes | Cool Mom Picks
Adorable Bunny Tails Cake Balls from Rose Bakes.

Creative Easter cake pops for the kids

Recipes using leftover Easter candy

A crazy Peeps milkshake

Last-minute Easter treats from bunny bagels to Peeps s’mores

Just for fun…

7 food-themed Easter egg decorating ideas

The coolest Peeps diorama contest entries

Remember Cumberbunnies? 


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