Why is it that for easter we look for eggs, bunnies dont lay eggs lol

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Bock_Bock, Mar 7, 2009.

  1. Bock_Bock

    Bock_Bock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2008
    Hayward, Ca
    i was just wondering where the whole egg concept came is the easter bunny is suppose to come give these treats and eggs and easter baskets and all but bunnies dont lay eggs thay lay live young
     
  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    Quote:because it has to do with Spring...new birth etc.
     
  3. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

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    If i can ever find out the breed of bunny that lays the cadbury chocolate eggs i want one...
     
  4. tellynpeep

    tellynpeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The real question, is why the BUNNY??
     
  5. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:my bunny lays little brown thingys every day ,but they are not eggs!!
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  6. TillinWithMyPeeps

    TillinWithMyPeeps Waiting for Spring...

    Aug 22, 2008
    Ohio
    Quote:Rabbits can't lay eggs? My avatar begs to differ.
     
  7. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Only at Easter time can bunnies lay eggs, and colored ones at that!!!
     
  8. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:my bunny lays little brown thingys every day ,but they are not eggs!!
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    lol bunny buttons....
     
  9. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    Quote:because when the traditions were made up (pagan holiday, Spring Solstice, not Christ's Birth) rabbits were used for human pregnancy tests.

    it just became a story, a reason for people to convert to Christian beliefs without giving up traditions. the meanings were changed.
     
  10. Quail_Antwerp

    Quail_Antwerp [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG]Mrs

    Aug 16, 2008
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    Quote:Ooooooohhhhh Cadbury eggs.........now I need to go to the store.........
     

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