You might think Americans buy the most candy for Halloween, Christmas, or Valentine’s Day.
But the most candy filled holiday is Easter.
According to the bible, Jesus rose from the dead on the third day after his crucifixion, and some, but not all Christians celebrate this resurrection on Easter Day, also known as Easter Sunday.
Easter eggs are special eggs that are often given to celebrate Easter or springtime.
The egg is a pagan symbol of the rebirth of the Earth and was adopted by early Christians as a symbol of the resurrection of Jesus.
Cadbury Mini Eggs is a yummy milk chocolate that was introduced in 1967, and are sold during the Easter and Christmas season.
Canada began selling the product year round with an ad campaign featuring “The Other Bunny” in 2009.