Easter Basket Essentials

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Trailing just behind Halloween, Easter is definitely in second place when it comes to sweets and candy for kids. While there are so many creative confections to make at home, let's face it, not everyone has the time for that! Thankfully, there are a plethora of chocolatiers and bakeries that serve up their own Easter-themed treats, perfect for hostess gifts and even better for basket-fillers.

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Though the traditional jelly beans and Cadbury eggs still remain go-to essentials, the original and personal touch of these products makes them a pleasure to give. Favorites like New York's Magnolia Bakery and Godiva will make both kids and adults alike feel like the Easter Bunny arrived with the good stuff —when they were sleeping, obviously.