Easter is this Sunday and if you have kids, you'll probably be coloring eggs. But why exactly do we color them?

Thousands of years ago Christians would color eggs red in honor of the blood of Christ. The egg represents the resurrection. Yep, that simple. It's further explained in the video below.

Other explanations for eggs being involved in Easter include that many would give dairy along with meats for lent. Eggs were given as a gift to symbolize the end of fast