I don’t know about you, but I’m always on the lookout for brain-building, fun activities that we can do as a family – anything except more screen time, right?

Well, these 14 fun riddles definitely fit the bill. They’re not too easy, not too hard, and will leave your entire family feeling just a little bit smarter when you’ve solved them all!

14. Blind as a bat.

Riddle:  What has many eyes but is unable to see?

Answer: A potato.

13. What are they for, then?

Riddle: What has many needles but doesn’t sew?

Answer: A Christmas tree.

12. No applause, please.

Riddle: I have hands but I can’t clap. What am I?

Answer: A clock.

11. Always stationary.

Riddle:  I have legs but I am unable to walk. What am I?

Answer: A table.

10. A monster, maybe.

Riddle:  I have one head, one foot, and four legs. What am I?

Answer: A bed.

9. Blind in one eye.

Riddle: I have one eye but am unable to see. What am I?

Answer: A needle.

8. A wild mashup.

Riddle: What is 3/7 chicken, 2/3 cat, and 2/4 goat?

Answer: Chicago.

7. At least not on purpose.

Riddle: What can you catch but never throw?

Answer: A cold.

6. Booooo.

Riddle: Which band never plays music?

Answer: A rubber band.

5. Safe and sound.

Riddle: I have many teeth but will never bite. What am I?

Answer: A comb.

4. Not in so many words.

Riddle: What has many words but is never able to speak?

Answer: A book.

3. Definitely not my dog.

Riddle: What runs in the backyard but never actually moves?

Answer: A fence.

2. That’s quite a trick.

Riddle: What is able to travel the world without leaving its place?

Answer: A stamp.

1. All of the digits are there.

Riddle: I have a thumb and four fingers but am not a hand. What am I?

Answer: A glove.

Did you solve all of these on your first try?

Share your favorite family-friendly riddle with us in the comments!