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Pilgrim Hat Appetizers – Thanksgiving Party Food Recipe

Thanksgiving themed snacks like these cute pilgrim hat appetizers will delight your guests. This recipe is a variation on the old “pigs in a blanket” appetizer, except in this case the pigs are all dressed up (and spiced up) for Thanksgiving. To me, having fun with food is one of the best parts of the holiday …

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Thanksgiving Snack Mix – Dig into a Harvest Blessing Mix for Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving snack mix is a delightful combination of some favorite fall treats. The two printables that I have included also tell your guests what is in the harvest blessing mix and the blessing that each ingredient stands for. I think it’s so neat to have a treat for your guests that is both delicious …

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Caramel Apple Toppings – The Best Ways to Decorate Caramel Apples

Caramel apples are the perfect treat for fall. Try one of these creative caramel apple toppings to take this dessert to the next level! If you’re looking for the perfect dessert to serve at a Halloween party or a Thanksgiving dinner look no further than the caramel apple. These treats are a special symbol of …

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Halloween Dirt Cups – Pumpkin Patch Pudding Dirt Cup Dessert

These fun Halloween dirt cups will delight your kids in a spooky kind of way. They are super easy to make and would be fun to have on any Halloween party table. I love this time of the year. It lets me be a kid again with the experience of making fun themed Halloween desserts. …

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Owl Cookies – Easy No Bake Chocolate Halloween Snacks for Kids

These adorable owl cookies are as much fun to make as they are to eat. Dip into your Halloween candy bag and put these treats together in just minutes! Halloween is such a fun time of the year.  Making decorative cookies is a favorite of mine. (Check out these spooky Halloween pumpkin cookies for another …

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Monster Mouth Apple Snacks – Halloween Healthy Treats for Kids

Tempt your child with a healthy treat by serving these Monster Mouth Apple Snacks instead of sugary sweets. This kids Halloween snack is easy to make and so, so good for them. This is the beginning of months of temptations for both young and old alike.  Why not tempt your child with one of these …

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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 …

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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! Keep reading to learn how to celebrate National Oyster Day, fun facts about oysters, the answer to whether you will find a pearl in the next oyster you …

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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 …

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National Pina Colada Day – July 10 – Fun Facts and Recipes to Celebrate

National Pina Colada Day falls on July 10, and celebrates the creation of the Pina Colada.  While the Pina Colada origin is debated by some, there is no dispute about enjoying National Pina Colada Day! What Is National Pina Colada Day? The Pina Colada is a tasty drink with a rich history that deserves to …

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

This list of National Food Days in July gives us so many 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 matter the reason. But …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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The Irish Coffee Origin Story – Its History & the Irish Coffee Original Recipe

Did you know, Irish coffee wouldn’t exist without flying boats, a humorous chef, & bad weather? Read to learn the Irish coffee origin story! Both Ireland and America have played a part in Irish coffee history. There’s even a national day dedicated to Irish coffee called National Irish Coffee Day. Let’s learn all about what …

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National Peanut Butter Day – January 24 – Fun Facts and Recipes

January 24 is National Peanut Butter Day. This sticky and delicious food is so loved that it is given its own national day. Keep reading for some interesting peanut butter facts, and the history of this delicious food. There’s also a recipe at the bottom for soft and chewy peanut butter cookies that’s delicious. Try …

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National Curried Chicken Day – Fun Facts, Recipes and More!

It’s National Curried Chicken Day! January 12 is a day set aside to honor that most spicy of main courses – chicken curry. From Asia to the Caribbean, this dish has a huge following among those who like a bit of heat in their food. Keep reading to learn what curried chicken is, some fun …

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Turkey Veggie Tray – Thanksgiving Vegetable Platter for the Holidays

Do you have trouble getting your kids to eat vegetables?  This turkey veggie tray will put an end to that! It so cute and inviting that your children will get their daily dose of vegetables in no time flat! This is the time of the year when the pounds get packed on with all the …

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Oreo Cookie Pops – Halloween Mummy Cookie Pop Recipe

These Oreo cookie pops are a spooky snack on a stick. They use a super scary Halloween figure – the mummy to a great effectd. These mummy shapes are super easy to make and perfect for a snack for your pumpkin carving night, great for a Halloween party or for handing out to trick or …

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