Category Archives: Food Holidays

National Creamsicle Day: Celebrate With A Spooky Twist

Today we are celebrating National Creamsicle Day, a delightfully frozen ice cream dessert and fruit all in one! Did you know that this popular summertime treat was actually discovered by sheer accident? It appears that back in 1905, eleven year old San Francisco Bay area Frank Epperson had been experimenting on enclosing vanilla ice cream… Read More »

National Pigs In A Blanket Day: Pillsbury’s 5 Absolute Favorite Recipes

Today is National Pigs In A Blanket Day! Of course not like the one in the photo (but I just couldn’t resist), but rather that deliciously versatile finger food that’s popular with both kids and adults world wide. There are so many recipes and unique twists to this classic comfort food depending on where you… Read More »

National Cereal Day: What’s The Most Popular Cereal In Your State?

Can you hear that? It’s the “Snap Crackle Pop” sound of today’s National Cereal Day holiday celebration! According to nationalcereal.com the invention of the now infamous breakfast cereal was actually due to the fact that “the American diet of the mid 1800’s was a poor one packed with protein, booze and caffeine. And that “cereal… Read More »

National Chili Day: Absolute Best Chili Recipes Including Bacon Pineapple, Chicken, Pumpkin Spice, And More

Today is National Chili Day, and we’re celebrating “all things chili” from Chili dogs, Chili burgers, Chili cheese fries, Chili stuffed baked potatoes and the list goes on and on.   Chili is usually a spicy stew that may or may not include chili peppers, meat (chicken or beef), tomatoes and beans; seasonings may include… Read More »

World Nutella Day: When Hazelnuts And Chocolate Come Together It’s A Beautiful Thing

In our house we love to celebrate World Nutella Day by starting our morning, or end our evening with a light, buttery flavored pastry smothered with a creamy hazelnut spread known world-wide as Nutella! This delectable treat was created when chocolate prices began to skyrocket during the 1940’s. It’s been said that “necessity is the mother of… Read More »

National Hotheads Chili Day: Your Favorite Chili Recipes Including Chili Hot Chocolate, And More

Get ready, today’s celebration is going to be a hot one, it’s National Hotheads Chili Day! You may be knee deep in snow but you can still turn up the heat because we’re celebrating today’s food holiday festivity with 17 uniquely delicious recipes from Tasty, including Chili Cheese Dog Boats, Honey Chipotle Chicken Poppers, and a… Read More »

National Homemade Bread Day: The Best Recipes For The Holidays

It’s true what they say “Happiness Is Homemade” and nothing says homemade more than celebrating National Homemade Bread Day! One of my favorite childhood memories is sitting around the kitchen table with my siblings watching my grandfather create his mouth watering, wonderfully delicious homemade bread using only flour, salt, yeast, and water. The hardest part… Read More »

Pizza With The Works (Except Anchovies Day)

I love celebrating this holiday, after all what’s not to love about pizza. There are so many different varieties and ways to enjoy this cheesy, warm, and deliciously comfort food that it’s no wonder that it has become one of America’s favorite “go to” when it come to lunch, dinner, and in my house sometimes… Read More »