Easter just wouldn’t be the same without peeps. Nearly everyone born since the 1950s remembers getting those colorful little marshmallow chicks and bunnies in their Easter baskets. They’re still popular today, largely because of their nostalgia value – and the fact that they’re so darn kitschy.
In fact, you could say that peeps are to food what ugly Christmas sweaters are to clothing. As a holiday tradition, they’re hard to explain. All we know is that we find them endlessly amusing.
If you’re giving peeps this Easter, you can make them even more amusing (in an appropriately campy sort of way) by attaching a silly message. To help, here’s a list of shamelessly goofy puns, jokes and sayings for all the peep-le in your life.
Here are some messages that work for all sorts of peeps, whether they’re chicks, bunnies, or one of the many other shapes that are available these days.
When most people think of peeps, they probably envision the little marshmallow chicks that made them famous. Here are some funny/punny sayings that go with this type of peep.
Another classic peep shape is the bunny. Here are some hare-brained puns to accompany a gift of bunny peeps. For more ideas, be sure to check out our list of bunny puns.
If you’re a glutton for punishment (get it?), you can find more candy related puns in our King-Sized List of Candy Bar Sayings.