Fun facts of the week: peeps

As Easter is coming soon! what is your favorite Easter candy? I love peeps! sh…

This week’s fun fact is peeps.

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  • It used to take 27 hours to make a peep as it was handmade. Now it takes about 6 minutes.
  • an average of 5.5 million peeps are made every day
  • Yellow chicken are the original peep and is the most popular color and shape. Pink comes in second.
  • Peeps used to have wings. They were clipped in 1995 to get more “modern” look.
  • Peeps is available in sugar free and chocolate covered.
  • Peeps lip balm is a thing
  • On New Year Eve, Bethlehem, PA, drops a giant Peeps at midnight.