Category: National Days

No Sew Fortune Cookies for National Fortune Cookie Day

July 20 is National Fortune Cookie Day

July 20 is National Fortune Cookie Day.  This sweet treat with a fortune inside is a popular feature that ends a night out at your favorite Chinese restaurant. It’s not often that we think of fortune cookies in the middle of the year. Other than having them as a treat at Asian restaurants, the little cookies…

July National Day Calendar – Free Printable

July printable Calendar

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this July National Day Calendar for 2019. It features one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to showcase. You can use the calendar to plan your food, craft projects and outdoor activities for the whole month!This free…

National Peaches ‘N’ Cream Day – Celebrate with some Recipes

Today is the first day of summer, and June 21 is celebrated each year as National Peaches ‘N’ Cream Day. Time to celebrate with some delicious peaches and cream recipes! What better way is there to honor the first day of the summer solstice than with this summer time fresh fruit! The traditional combo of…

National Garfield the Cat Day – Facts about This Cheeky Cat

Garfield the cat clock

June 19 is celebrated each year as National Garfield the Cat Day. Join us as we brush up on our Garfield fun facts and learn more about this famous cat. This post may contain affiliate links. I earn a small commission, at no extra cost to you if you purchase through an affiliate link. Fun…

National VCR Day – Recording Old Memories and TV Shows

VCR recorders

June 7 is celebrated annually as National VCR Day. Do you still own a VCR recorder and tapes? National days of the year are a fun way to celebrate odd and exciting foods, animals and items that you come into contact with.  Be sure to check out my National Day’s Guide for more fun days to…

June National Day Calendar – Free Printable

June calendar National Days

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this the June National Day Calendar for 2019. It features one special national day that I have chosen to feature for each day of the month. You can use it to plan your food, craft projects and decor activities for the whole month!This free printable…

National Graduation Tassel Day – Starting a New Journey in Life

Graduation Cap

May 17 is celebrated as National Graduation Tassel Day. It’s a time for graduates to be honored for their academic achievements and to for them to start a new journey in life. On this day, across the country, school auditoriums and sports stadiums will be filled to the brim with family members and friends of…

National Mimosa Day – May 16

Mimosa cocktail

May 16 is celebrated as National Mimosa Day. This classic drink is celebrated by both those who love to eat brunch out, and those who adore cocktails of all types. May is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of food. Check out the full list of May National Food Days here. …

National Cosmopolitan Day – May 7

May 7 is National Cosmopolitan Day.  Better known as the “Cosmo,” the drink is a combination of vodka, triple sec, lime juice, and cranberry juice. There are slight variations on the recipe (I like mine with some orange liquor as well) but a drink devised in 1987 by bartender, Toby Cecchini is the one that…

National Garden Meditation Day – Time to Relax in Nature

Meditation in a garden

May 3 is celebrated as National Garden Meditation Day. It’s a time to relax, and forget about the outside world in the peace of a lovely garden setting. May is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of outside activities. Check out the full list of April National Food Days here. National…

May National Day Calendar – Free Printable

May printable calendar for national days

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this the May National Day Calendar for 2019. It features one specially chosen national day for each day of the month. You can use it to plan your food, craft projects and decor activities for the whole month!This free printable calendar is exclusive to…

National Mr. Potato Head Day – April 30

April 30 is celebrated annually each year as National Mr. Potato Head Day. Join us for some fun facts about the history of this fun day that is dear to the young and young at heart. April is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of unusual things. Check out the full…

National Zipper Day – April 29

National Zipper Day

April 29 is celebrated as National Zipper Day. If you love to learn about trivia, this post has lots of fun facts and history on the zipper that is used in so many items today. April is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of interesting items.  We have celebrated birds, ferrets,…

National Cheese Ball Day – April 17 – Recipes & Fun Facts

April 17 is celebrated as National Cheese Ball Day. If this party appetizer is something you enjoy, read on for some fun facts and recipes to honor this tasty food holiday. April is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of food. Check out the full list of April National Food Days…

National Cinnamon Crescent Day – April 10

Crescent roll recipes

April 10 is celebrated as National Cinnamon Crescent Day. Why not bake up a batch of crescent rolls to honor this tasty National Day? April is a month full of national days devoted to all sorts of food. Check out the full list of April National Food Days here. What are crescent rolls? Crescent rolls…