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April National Day Calendar – Free Printable – 2021

It’s time for our monthly free printable. This is the April National Day Calendar for 2021. It features one national day for each day of the month. You can use it to plan your foodie, decor and craft activities for the whole month! This free printable calendar is exclusive to readers of Always the Holidays …

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National Days in April – 300+ Days to Celebrate Gardening, Fools, Food and More!

This list of national days in April breaks down the month into a day by day account of the national days that will be happening over the next few weeks. The fourth month of the year starts with April Fool’s Day. This seems to be a hint that the month has a lot of fun …

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National Cocktail Day – March 24 – Raise a Glass to Celebrate

There are many national days of the year devoted to alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks.  Can’t make up your mind which one to celebrate? Why not raise a glass to all of them on National Cocktail Day – March 24? It’s always interesting to celebrate a national day that focuses on alcohol.  I seem to learn new …

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St. Patrick’s Day Quotes – Luck Friendship Prosperity [With Images]

I’ve put together a collection of St. Patrick’s Day Quotes about luck, friendship and prosperity. If you looking for a bit of luck this year, this is the page for you. St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. Can you believe how quickly this year is speeding by? These quotes can be printed out …

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Lucky Charms Snack Mix for St. Patrick’s Day – A Sweet and Salty Trail Mix

St. Patrick’s Day snacks like this Lucky Charms snack mix are perfect for your holiday table. It’s also perfect for National Snack Day on March 4. I call this delightful combination of sweet and salty tastes my leprechaun snack mix. The little leprechauns in your house will devour this recipe. Trail mixes are a fun …

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March National Days – Spring – Peanut Butter – St. Patrick’s Day – Puppies and More

If you are looking for March national days to enjoy, this monthly calendar breaks down the month of March into a day by day account of the national days that happen this month. March is such a fun month to celebrate! Spring is finally here and St. Patrick’s Day gives us lots of reasons to …

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March National Day Calendar – Free Printable Calendars 2021

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this March national day calendar for 2021. It showcases one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to feature. You can use the calendar to plan your recipes, craft projects and early spring indoor and outdoor activities for …

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National Chocolate Soufflé Day – Facts and Easy Chocolate Soufflé Recipe

National Chocolate Soufflé Day is celebrated on February 28 each year. This day is our time to honor the day by digging into this fluffy and delicious dessert. Nothing is better on a cold winter night than a perfectly made, deliciously warm, chocolate soufflé. This dessert is served at fancy restaurants and by enterprising home …

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National Cherry Pie Day – February 20 – Time for a Homemade Pie!

February 20 is National Cherry Pie Day. If you love the taste of rich cherry pie, you are in for a treat today! What is so special about Cherry Pie? We’ve all heard the story about George Washington and his cherry tree, so it stands to reason that the cherry pie has a long foot …

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Chocolate Mint Day – February 19 National Day – Fun Facts and Recipes

Get your sweet tooth ready, February 19 is celebrated each year as National Chocolate Mint Day. It is the day for both chocolate and mint lovers to indulge in their favorite treats all day long! There is a saying that everything goes better with chocolate. Add in some mint and you have an even greater …

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S’mores Cookies – Leprechaun Hats – Marshmallow St. Patrick’s Day Cookie

These St. Patrick’s Day cookies are as much fun to make as they are to eat. It’s time for some luck of the Irish with these adorable s’mores cookies made with chocolate and marshmallows. I love fun and easy holiday recipes that tell the story of the celebration by the look of the sweet treat. …

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Super Chicken Wing Day – Celebrating Super Bowl Sunday

Super Chicken Wing Day happens each year on Super Bowl Sunday. Since the big game is a popular day to enjoy these tasty appetizers, it’s no wonder the national day happens to coincide with it each year. This year, we celebrate Super Chicken Wing Day on Sunday, February 7. And for a double national day, …

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National Frozen Yogurt Day – February 6 – History, Facts and Recipes

National Frozen Yogurt Day is celebrated each year on February 6.  Today is your chance to enjoy a frozen sweet treat that is a little healthier than ice cream but full of flavor. This post may contain affiliate links. I earn a small commission, at no extra cost to you if you purchase through an …

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National Pork Rind Appreciation Day – History | Fun Facts | Recipes

National Pork Rind Appreciation Day is celebrated on Super Bowl Sunday each year. Time to grab a bag of pork rinds and settle in for a fun day! Pork rinds have found renewed popularity because they can be included in a Paleo and Ketogenic diet plan. This gives those following the plans another reason to …

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Chinese New Year Traditions and Celebrations | Printable Couplets | Updated

Even though New Year’s Day is behind us now, Chinese New Year traditions and celebrations are still to come. From special food, to firecrackers and couplets, this special day in the Chinese calendar is full of wonderful activities. Chinese New Year is associated with many traditions, myths and customs. Read on to find out more …

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National Homemade Soup Day – February 4 – National Days of the Year

Today is the day to warm up with a brimming bowl of homemade soup. The reason? February 4 is National Homemade Soup Day! When the snow is piling up and chilly winter winds are blowing outside, nothing takes away the cold feeling like a bowl of homemade soup. This post may contain affiliate links. I …

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National Carrot Cake Day – February 3 – Recipes and Fun Facts

February 3 is National Carrot Cake Day.  Today is a day that we get to eat our cake and vegetables at the same time. This post may contain affiliate links. I earn a small commission, at no extra cost to you if you purchase through an affiliate link. What is Carrot Cake? A carrot cake …

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February National Day Calendar – 2021 Free Printable Calendars

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this February national cay calendar for 2021. It showcases one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to feature. You can use the calendar to plan your recipes, craft projects and winter indoor and outdoor activities for the …

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National Groundhog Day 2021 – Fun Facts – Folklore and Weather Prediction

February 2 is recognized as National Groundhog Day and celebrated through out the country as a fun way to predict spring. Each year, millions of people await the prediction from Punxsutawney Phil to learn how long our winter will last. Are you curious about what a national day is? Find out all about these special …

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February National Food Days – Celebrating with Food Every Day

Are you looking for special days in the month of February to celebrate with food?  Then this list of February National Food Days is for you! There are 365 Days of the year and almost every single one of them has a National Day or Foodie holiday associated with it! And with Valentine’s Day in …

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National Days in February – Love – Presidents – Food and More!

This calendar of national days in February will give you an easy way to look over the month to find out which national days we will celebrate with food, drink or crafts.  This month we turn to thoughts of love, memories of our presidents and even a peek at Punxsutawney Phil the Groundhog!   Learning …

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Chinese Zodiac Signs & Elements – Order – Traits | Years | Characteristics

The Chinese zodiac features 12 animal signs which happen in order over a 12 year period. These Chinese zodiac signs date back more than 2000 years. They are commonly featured in Chinese New Year traditions and celebrations. These zodiac signs play a role in Chinese today’s culture and many people feel that the traits of …

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Year of the Ox Traits – Facts – Fortunes – Chinese Zodiac 2021

Year of the Ox traits are characteristics that are common for those born under the sign on the ox in the zodiac calendar. Are you reliable, conscientious and strong? If so, you may be an ox! The Year of the Ox happens once every 12 years. It played a part in the Chinese New Year …

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White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies – Dipped Sugar Cookie Recipe

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. For me that means pink desserts like these white chocolate peppermint cookies.  These easy sugar cookies have a melted white chocolate top that is covered in crushed peppermints. They are nice to share with your special someone or a gal pal for Galentine’s Day. It’s not just at …

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Love Potion Cocktail – Valentine’s Day Romantic Drink Recipe

Valentine’s day is a special day to show your love of another person in your life in a special way. One way to do this is with fancy cocktail recipes. This simple Love Potion Cocktail is easy to make and so pretty to look at, too. Pink is such a romantic color.  It is perfect …

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