Are you ready for April Fools’ Day on April 1st? Is it better to be fooled or to do the fooling? I can’t wait to see my kids’ faces by trying some of the 20 awesome and family-friendly April Fools’ Day tricks below.
I don’t remember celebrating April Fools’ Day growing up – but I do remember it being special a special day to celebrate my friend Dianne’s birthday. (Happy Birthday Dianne!)
You can find pictures of all of these ideas and more pinned to my Awesome April Fools’ Day Pranks Pinterest board.
The most extravagant and detailed food prank award goes to Hoosier Homemade for a full April Fools’ Dinner (with a complete tutorial). Bonus: The sushi only requires two ingredients.
1. Teeny Tiny Meal (JDaniel4’s Mom)
The scariest (and also craftiest) prank award goes to Morena’s Corner. She not only strategically placed fake cockroaches in the food – but also created them using her Silhouette printer:
The silliest prank is a three-way tie to ideas 18-20 on our list. The notes in the toilet by Watch out for the Woestmans will be my choice to prank the early-risers in our family:
18. Shoes Everywhere (Kitchen Counter Chronicle) – based on Dr. Seuss’s “Wacky Wednesday”
Will you be pranking someone on April Fools’ Day? Share your plans below!
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