5 Fun Facts About Easter

Chocolate. Good food. Time with family and friends. Dying Easter eggs. Easter egg hunts. Growing up, Easter was one of my favourite holidays. So, in honour of Easter being around the corner, here are five fun facts about this spring holiday.  

1. 76% of Americans think the ears of a chocolate bunny should be eaten first.

2. Americans spend almost $2 billion on Easter candy

3. Only 12 of the 50 states recognize Good Friday as a holiday

4. The Easter egg symbolizes joy, celebration, and new life.

5. The story of the Easter bunny giving out candies and eggs originated in Germany during the middle ages.

Happy Easter Warriors!

 

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