TOP 38 EASTER EGG TRAIL CLUES

TOP 38 EASTER EGG TRAIL CLUES

jeanniejeanniejeannie.co.uk BLOG  Saturday 3rd April 2021

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY

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TOP TEN OF THE DAY COMBINED

To be precise TOP 38 EASTER EGG TRAIL CLUES

Tomorrow is Easter Sunday. What every parent needs is a good Easter Egg Trail. Here’s one I found in the brilliant Country Living Magazine.

Go for it Mum and Dad! Happy Easter!

Easter egg hunt clues: 38 riddles for an indoor and outdoor scavenger hunt.

BY LISA WALDEN of Country Living.

An Easter egg hunt is a great way to keep children entertained during the Easter holidays. With fun rhymes, clues and a little imagination, read the Easter egg hunt clues aloud and see your little ones guess where the yummy items are hidden.

Some Easter egg hunt clues can be harder than others, while some can lead the children outside to mix up their play. Why not throw the ultimate egg hunt this Easter Sunday (4th April 2021) and treat your children to some delicious chocolate goodies along the way. Follow our Easter egg hunt clues for guaranteed fun…

  1. FRIDGE

Get your little ones thinking outside of the box with a clue that leads them to the fridge. For a clue idea, why not try the below?

This is something in your kitchen

Meat, milk and yogurt it does hold

The reason you put them in this

Is because it helps keep them cold

  1. CLUE HIDDEN IN A BOOK

To do this one, simply choose a book to place the next clue beside. You can either tweak the clue to include the name of the book, or leave them guessing to make it harder!

This clue is on some shelves

So go and take a look

It’s hidden amongst words and pictures

Inside your favourite…

 

  1. HANGING ON THE WASHING LINE

Get your little ones outside by hanging the next clue on the washing line. You can either pop it in a bag or clip it with pegs along the line. Take a look at a clue idea below…

For the next clue you may have to run

Because it’s where our clothes dry in the sun

 

  1. LETTERBOX

For something a little different, why not hide another clue in the letterbox?

The next clue might be hard to spot

It’s where the postman puts things in a slot

 

  1. TV

Lead your kids to the TV with this fun mind-bending clue. You can either tweak it to make it more difficult or simply use it as it is. Why not give it a go this Easter?

The next clue is where you go

If you want to see a show

I am black as night but can be filled with light through me things can be seen

 

  1. WASHING MACHINE

Keep the Easter egg hunt going by popping a clue inside the washing machine. Take a look at a clue idea below:

We hope this clue’s not spinning round

With lots of soapy bubbles

If Mummy turns this machine on

The poor clue will be in trouble!

they’ll come out all clean and fresh

 

  1. LIVING ROOM

Tweak this clue to include items you might have in the living room so children will know where to look. For inspiration, take a look at this riddle below:

This is a place in a house

Where you might find a bookcase

A couch and coffee table

A TV and fireplace

 

  1. DINING ROOM

I have four legs, but cannot walk

You sit at me when you use a fork…

 

  1. WELLINGTON BOOTS

Pop another clue in a pair of wellies (make sure they’re clean if you’re hiding chocolate inside!) Take a look at some inspiration for a riddle below…

 

This clue is hiding in the dark

In somewhere rather smelly

We put these on to jump in mud

It’s hidden in a…

 

  1. ON THEIR BED

Pop the next clue on their bed to keep the search for the sweets going. How long will it take your little ones to find?

It’s been a long day, it’s time to rest

You can lie down on my chest…

 

  1. WASHING BASKET

Hide the next clue in the washing basket with this fun riddle. Tweak it as you need to but it’s certain to get your children guessing.

Lift up the lid

Of a basket, not a box

The next clue is hiding

With dirty pants and socks!

 

  1. BEDROOM DRAWER

Whether it’s a sock drawer or a drawer in a wardrobe, get your children having a look around the bedroom for the next clue.

The next clue is hidden in a place

Where Daddy keeps his socks

We hope they’re not too smelly

Or the clue will get a shock!

 

  1. HIDDEN IN A DOLLS HOUSE

In a tiny living room

It’s too small for you to live in

Hurry! Can you find it soon

 

  1. DOG BED

Pet owners should make the most of their pup’s bed by using it as a spot to hide the next clue.

A furry friend guards this clue

He keeps it where he sleeps

I hope he hasn’t nibbled it

Quick – go and take a peek

 

  1. TO THE CAR

If you have a car parked safely on a driveway, why not place the clue on the seat (make sure you leave it open) or carefully beside the car. Take a look at a riddle idea below…

The next clue, if you peep

Is near something with four wheels and goes beep

 

  1. BIRD FEEDER

Get your children exploring the garden by hiding the next clue in the bird feeder. How long will it take yours to find?

Fill me with seeds and put me up high

My guests come from up in the sky

 

  1. TREE

On a hot day, I give you a shady seat

Come sit here now to find what you seek

I grow big and tall and you love to climb on me!

 

  1. FENCE

This one is a little easier, but it’s a great clue if you’re extending your hunt in the garden. Take a look at it below…

I separate your house from your neighbours and I made from wood

Do you remember where I am stood?

 

  1. FLOWER POT

Simple but fun, this clue is great if you’re hiding it in your flower pot. Why not place a few mini eggs inside to keep the excitement rolling?

I hold flowers in my base, and love to be watered.

 

  1. PRINTER

If you have a printer at home, pop the next quiz in between the paper (or on top) to keep the hunt going.

I’m full of paper and ink, but I am not a book like you might think.

 

  1. CLOCK

Choose a clock in your house (opt for the largest one) and place the next clue beside it. Watch as your children run to find out where it is.

I make a ticking sound and tell you the time.

Where can you find me?

 

  1. MICROWAVE

I make a beeping sound when your food is done.

 

  1. WATERING CAN

Lead your little ones to a watering can outside with this easy Easter egg hunt clue.

Use me to give plants a drink, you fill me up from the kitchen sink!

 

  1. A SWING

Got a swing in the garden? Why not hide your next clue there…

Reach new heights by swinging on my seat, a regular chair just can’t compete.

 

  1. PILLOW

Need an Easter egg hunt clue to lead your children under the pillow? Take a look at this simple riddle below…

I am under the place where your head rests, after a long day of takings tests. Where the tooth fairy leaves your pound is where the next clue can be found.

 

  1. SHOES

Check the item that you put on your feet to go outside!

 

  1. TOASTER

You put bread in me, and it comes out nice and crispy.

 

  1. THE SINK

A delicious boiled egg is served in a cup, but when you’ve finished eating where do you wash it up?

 

  1. WHERE YOU KEEP YOUR TOOTHBRUSH

You’re nearing the end of the Easter gold rush, now head to the place where you’d find your toothbrush.

 

  1. DICTIONARY

Make the Easter egg hunt a little trickier by leading your children to the dictionary on a bookshelf.

Find me when you need to know how to spell a word.

 

  1. BBQ

Once the children are outside, lead them to the BBQ with this simple riddle.

I’ve got charcoal in my belly, and metal feet.

Once I am hot, it’s time to eat.

 

  1. GARDEN HOSE

A slightly trickier one, see if your children can locate the garden hose with this Easter egg hunt clue.

Use me to cool down the ground on a hot day

I am long and effective I must say, I wonder whether you will find me

 

  1. SOAP DISPENSER

Give me a tap and I’ll give you some suds,

I come in handy when you’re covered in mud.

 

  1. FREEZER

I’ll give you cubes and cold creamy treats,

when it comes to negative temperature, I can’t be beat.

 

  1. IRONING BOARD

I have legs, but fold up tidy and flat,

I keep clothes crisp without the laundromat.

 

  1. GARDEN FURNITURE

You can lay on me or sit, and put me up or down,

I’m better with cushions, and keep you off the ground.

 

  1. DRINKING CUP

Do your children have a drinking cup that they regularly use? Why not fold up the next clue inside?

The treasure hunt is almost up, have you checked inside the cup?

 

  1. WARDROBE

End your Easter egg hunt by hiding all of the treats in a wardrobe. We’re certain your little ones (and adults!) will enjoy the feast.

Go out with a bang and find your last clue in the place your clothes hang.

Go check out COUNTRY LIVING MAGAZINE’S Website

DON’T FORGET TO LAUGH EVERYDAY

 

INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY

The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So, write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can. – Neil Gaiman.

HAPPINESS IS…

Happiness is…a good Country Living Magazine Easter Egg Trail

GRANDAD’S ONE LINER JOKE OF THE DAY

 “The New England Journal of Medicine reports that 9 out of 10 doctors agree that 1 out of 10 doctors is an idiot.” – Jay Leno

LOVE IS…

Love is…setting an Easter Egg Trail together

TURN…TURN…TURN!

A time to hide the Easter Eggs in the Garage…A time to hide the Easter Eggs in the Wardrobe.

YOUR HISTORY

3rd April 2021

1882 American outlaw Jesse James is killed by Robert Ford at home in St Joseph.

1913 British suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst sentenced to 3 years in jail.

1960 Elvis Presley records ‘It’s Now Or Never’, ‘Fever’ and ‘Are You Lonesome Tonight’ at RCA studios in Nashville, Tennessee.

2008 Mariah Carey overtakes Elvis Presley’s record of 17 No. 1 US hits with her 18th ‘Touch My Body’, only The Beatles have more with 20.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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