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Sprinkling Joy with Cascarones (Confetti Eggs)
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Sprinkling Joy with Cascarones (Confetti Eggs)

Spring is in the air, and that means it’s time for fiestas!  A fun part of many Latino celebrations is the tradition of making and cracking cascarones.    The word cascarón comes from the Spanish word for shell, cáscara.  Cascarones are decorated eggshells that are filled with confetti or small treats.  They’re crushed above people’s heads to shower them with good luck or affection.  These festive confetti eggs are popular in […]

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