Skip to Content

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. I’ve included a carrot cake recipe with cream cheese frosting at the bottom of this post, just in case you want to bake your own carrot cake today! Any excuse to …

Read More about National Carrot Cake Day – February 3 – Recipes and Fun Facts

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 …

Read More about February National Food Days – Celebrating with Food Every Day

What are the National Days in February? – Get the List to Find Out!

This list  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, Black History Month, and even a peek at Punxsutawney Phil the …

Read More about What are the National Days in February? – Get the List to Find Out!

Food Days in January – Bloody Marys – Cream Puffs and Bittersweet Chocolate Day

This list of Food Days in January starts our year out in a tasty way. Almost every day of the month has a food or drink associated with it which makes it very easy to have fun with friends. We are starting a whole new year, which gives us over 365 food days to celebrate. …

Read More about Food Days in January – Bloody Marys – Cream Puffs and Bittersweet Chocolate Day

What are the National Days of December? – Find Out With Our List!

This handy list of the national days of December will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national day with crafts ideas, food and drink recipes and interesting ways to entertain. Each time I write a post about a new and fun national day about December …

Read More about What are the National Days of December? – Find Out With Our List!

National Gingerbread Cookie Day – Enjoy a Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

Did you know that gingerbread cookies have their own national day? Keep reading for more about National Gingerbread Cookie Day and get a gingerbread cookie recipe to share. Gingerbread has been around for centuries, and has evolved and changed over the years. National Gingerbread Cookie Day celebrates this tasty treat with a sweet flavor, and …

Read More about National Gingerbread Cookie Day – Enjoy a Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

National Caramel Apple Day – Plus a Homemade Caramel Apple Recipe

If you love Halloween treats, get excited, because National Caramel Apple Day honors both caramel apples and Halloween! Read on to learn more. When the temperatures drop in the fall, we carve our pumpkins, and everyone starts putting up Halloween decorations, you know it’s time for caramel apples. In addition to being a tasty treat …

Read More about National Caramel Apple Day – Plus a Homemade Caramel Apple Recipe

National Food Days for September – Let’s Honor Fall with Food and Drink

This list of national food days for September gives us so many reasons to celebrate. From National Cherry Pie Day on September 1 to National Chewing Gum Day on the 30th. Every day of the September has at least one food or drink associated with it. This makes it a cinch to make each day a …

Read More about National Food Days for September – Let’s Honor Fall with Food and Drink

National Oyster Day on August 5 – Ways to Celebrate and Fun Facts

August 5 is National Oyster Day. It’s a perfect day to celebrate the many ways to eat oysters, and answer the most frequently asked questions about them! Are you an oyster lover? Today is the day for you! Keep reading to learn how to celebrate National Oyster Day, fun facts about oysters, the answer to …

Read More about National Oyster Day on August 5 – Ways to Celebrate and Fun Facts

National Food Days in August – Celebrating the Month with Food & Drink

This list of August national food days gives us so many recipes to share. From Homemade Pie Day to Eat Outside Day, every day of the month has at least one food or drink associated with it. This makes the month full of days to celebrate.  National days are so much fun to celebrate, no matter …

Read More about National Food Days in August – Celebrating the Month with Food & Drink

National Food Days in July – Sundaes – Cocktails and More!

This list of national food days in July gives us so many foods to celebrate, and recipes to share. From National Gingersnap Day to National Cotton Candy day, every day of the month has at least one food or drink associated with it which makes it easy to celebrate.  National days are fun to celebrate, no …

Read More about National Food Days in July – Sundaes – Cocktails and More!

Coconut Recipes, and Fun Facts for National Coconut Day – June 26

Every food and drink has its on special day and June 26 is celebrated each year as National Coconut Day.  Coconuts are a versatile ingredient in many recipes and drinks. Read on to learn some interesting coconut facts and get some coconut recipes to try. The Coconut Coalition of the Americas founded National Coconut Day in …

Read More about Coconut Recipes, and Fun Facts for National Coconut Day – June 26

National Food Days in June – Ice Cream, Pralines Strawberries and More!

This list of June national food days gives us so many recipes to share. From iced tea to chocolate ice cream every day of the month has at least one food or drink associated with it which makes it easy to celebrate.  National days are fun to celebrate, no matter the reason. But add in some …

Read More about National Food Days in June – Ice Cream, Pralines Strawberries and More!

May National Food Days – Mom’s Brunch, Cinco de Mayo & BBQs galore

This list of May national food days gives us so many recipes to share. From brunch for Mom on Mother’s Day, spicy delights for Cinco de Mayo and BBQ makings to share with friends and family for Memorial Day, the month is overload for foodies. Every day of the month has at least one food or …

Read More about May National Food Days – Mom’s Brunch, Cinco de Mayo & BBQs galore

Blueberry Recipes to Celebrate National Blueberry Pie Day – April 28

Do you know that April 28 is National Blueberry Pie Day? In honor of this national day, I’ve put together a collection of blueberry recipes for you to enjoy. I was born in Maine and have fond memories of my family picking blueberries every year when they were in season. This delicious fruit is tasty …

Read More about Blueberry Recipes to Celebrate National Blueberry Pie Day – April 28

Animal Cracker Recipes to Celebrate National Animal Cracker Day – April 18

April 18 is National Animal Cracker Day. Remember those little red boxes, shaped like circus train cars full of tiny animals?  This childhood treat has it’s own special day! In honor of the day, I thought it would be fun to celebrate this National Day with some great tasting Animal Cracker Recipes.  Whipping up some …

Read More about Animal Cracker Recipes to Celebrate National Animal Cracker Day – April 18

April National Food Days – Grilled Cheese, Cherry Cheesecake, Pecans and More!

This list of national food days in April gives us so many recipes to share. From pecans to oatmeal cookies every day of the month has at least one food or drink associated with it which makes it easy to celebrate. National days are fun to celebrate, no matter the reason. But when you mention …

Read More about April National Food Days – Grilled Cheese, Cherry Cheesecake, Pecans and More!

International Waffle Day – March 25 – Get out the Waffle Iron!

March 25 is recognized as International Waffle Day and is the perfect day to bring out that waffle iron. It’s one of the tastiest of national days! Mmm…mmm waffles! Those delightful squares of dough that is patterned with characteristic indentations. What is better for breakfast? Waffles actually play a large part in the founding of …

Read More about International Waffle Day – March 25 – Get out the Waffle Iron!

National Spinach Day – March 26 – Fun Facts and Recipes to Celebrate

March 26 is celebrated each year as National Spinach Day.  I’ll be sharing some fun facts and recipes and tell you why spinach is so good for you. Popeye was a smart guy to love spinach so much. Not only is it tasty, but it is healthy too. This leafy green can be adapted into …

Read More about National Spinach Day – March 26 – Fun Facts and Recipes to Celebrate

National Artichoke Hearts Day – March 16 – Recipes and Cooking Tips

March 16 is celebrated annually as National Artichoke Hearts Day.  Ready for some cooking tips and recipes for this tasty vegetable? Artichokes may seem intimidating and a little scary when you first encounter them, but they are actually quite easy to cook and use in recipes.  Plus they’re delicious! Read on for some fun facts …

Read More about National Artichoke Hearts Day – March 16 – Recipes and Cooking Tips

National Peanut Cluster Day – March 8 – Fun Facts, Recipes & More!

Who doesn’t love the taste of clumps of peanuts surrounded by rich chocolate?  Well, today is the day to indulge. March 8 is National Peanut Cluster Day. Chocolates and peanuts are both popular tastes that have their own national days.  National Peanut Day is honored on September 13. Even without peanuts involved, chocolate gets a …

Read More about National Peanut Cluster Day – March 8 – Fun Facts, Recipes & More!

National Canadian Bacon Day – March 3 – Fun Facts and Recipes

National Canadian Bacon Day is celebrated on March 3 each year. This holiday is perfect for those who love the taste of bacon but want something with lower calories than the real deal. This is not the only day that bacon is celebrated. December 30 is also National Bacon Day and International Bacon day is …

Read More about National Canadian Bacon Day – March 3 – Fun Facts and Recipes

National Pistachio Day – February 26 – History Fun Facts and Recipes

Who doesn’t love to crack open pistachios and snack on them? February 26 is the day to do this with abandon – it’s National Pistachio Day! Celebrate this national day by learning more about it. Keep reading to find out the answers to questions like “why are pistachios green?”, “what are pistachios?”, and more. Don’t …

Read More about National Pistachio Day – February 26 – History Fun Facts and Recipes

National Tortilla Chip Day (February 24) – Recipes History Fun Facts

It seems that just about every food has a national day associated with it. Did you know that February 24 is considered National Tortilla Chip Day? Tortilla chips were first used as a way to turn misshapen tortillas into something usable instead of throwing them away. Let’s celebrate the day with some great recipes. If …

Read More about National Tortilla Chip Day (February 24) – Recipes History Fun Facts

Food National Days in March – Peanuts, Popcorn, Snacking & More!

March is a month of spring and has the celebration of St. Patrick’s Day and Mardi Gras.  Did you know that there are also dozens of food national days in March? National days are fun to celebrate, no matter the reason. But when you mention some of your favorite foods and refreshing drinks,  everyone starts …

Read More about Food National Days in March – Peanuts, Popcorn, Snacking & More!