Category: Spring

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…

National Ferret Day – April 2 – Unusual Animals

Ferrets can be trained to walk on a leash.

If you enjoy learning about unusual pets, you’ll enjoy celebrating National Ferret Day, celebrated each year on April 2. National days are a fun way to celebrate odd and unusual 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 celebrate. …

Sweet Potato Day (Also known as National Tater Day)

Sweet potatoes

Time for a tater, sweet style!  The first Monday in April is known as Sweet Potato Day. It’s also fondly referred to as National Tater 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. Sweet potatoes are a…

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

creative cocktail recipes

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…

National French Bread Day – March 21

Loaf of French Bread

March 21 is National French Bread Day.  This food holiday is the perfect time to indulge in a comfort food that few can resist. There is nothing quite like the taste of a crusty loaf of French Bread.  This tasty bread is simple, versatile and the perfect side for so many dishes.  It’s quite fitting…

Leprechaun Snack Mix – Time for Some Crunch!

Serving Leprechaun snack mix

Trail mixes are a fun and easy way to combine your favorite treats into one easy to eat snack.  If you are having a celebration for St. Paddy’s Day, this sweet and salty Leprechaun Snack Mix is perfect for your party table. March 4 is National Snack day and since St.Patrick’s Day is right around…

Bird’s Nest Cookies – No Bake Easter Recipe

Easter nest cookies

These adorable Bird’s Nest Cookies are ready in just minutes and are a no bake recipe that is perfect for both Easter and spring. The cookies are super easy to make and will delight your children and the young at heart. The taste is a crunchy mixture of chocolate, peanut butter and chow mein noodles with three…

National Spaghetti Day – January 4 – Fun Facts and Recipes

National Spaghetti days is January 4

It’s time to learn a bit about National Spaghetti Day.  This tasty food holiday is celebrated yearly on January 4. Time to cook up a batch of your favorite spaghetti sauce! We have likely all indulged in plenty of food days in December but January not only brings the New Year, but it also brings…

Go Birding Day – April 28

Go Birding Day

Time to get out the bird watching binoculars! Go Birding Day is celebrated on the last Saturday in April. This year it is April 28 and it’s a great time to check out the activities of our feathered friends, the birds. Here are Always the Holidays, we love to celebrate National Days and other special…

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…