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Cookie Turkeys for Thanksgiving – Cute Candy Corn Turkey Cookies

Your children will love to help you make these cookie turkeys for your Thanksgiving dessert table. This fun Thanksgiving kid’s dessert features sugar cookies, peanut butter cups, candy corn and malted milk balls – all fashioned into one adorable cookie in the shape of a turkey. Sugar cookies are the staple in any cookie decorating …

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Candy Corn Turkey Cupcakes – Easy Thanksgiving Dessert for Kids

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and dessert is a big part of the celebration. The kids will love these candy corn turkey cupcakes and you can let them join you in making them. Since November 4 is National Candy day, this day is also the perfect day to make this easy Thanksgiving dessert for …

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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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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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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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Kids Halloween Costumes – The Best Amazon Picks of 2020

Are you looking for quick and easy kids Halloween costumes? I have rounded up the best costumes and costume kits for kids on Amazon, below. If you need a costume for your child this Halloween that is inexpensive, cute, and easy, look no further. In the list below, I’ve linked to my favorite kid’s Halloween …

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Be a Kid Again Day – July 8 – Time to Bring Out Your Inner Child

Be a Kid Again Day is an annual holiday that occurs on July 8.  It is a day that celebrates taking a break from being an adult, and acting like a kid again. What is Be A Kid Again Day and why should we celebrate it? Let’s be honest, everyone can benefit by taking a …

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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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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 …

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National Beverage Day – May 6 – Time to Drink Up!

May 6 is celebrated each year as National Beverage Day.  No matter your preferred choice of drink, today is the day to sit back, grab a glass and enjoy your favorite beverage. Beverages play a big part in our lives, whether it is nourishment in liquid form, or a way to enjoy entertaining with friends. …

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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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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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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 …

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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 …

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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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National Hot Chocolate Day – January 31 – Fun Facts and Recipes

It’s time to cozy up with a cup of hot chocolate for National Hot Chocolate Day. This day is celebrated each year on January 31. When the weather is cold, people often enjoy a drink of hot chocolate. During the warmer months, cold chocolate milk is often the choice. Either way, the drinks are delicious! …

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National Chip and Dip Day – March 23 – It’s Party Time!

Get out those dips, it’s National Chip and Dip Day!  This annual food day is celebrated every year on March 23.  Chips and dips are a very popular type of party food.  They are delicious and these recipes will show just how easy they are to prepare! We have over 50 recipes to choose from! A …

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National Johnny Appleseed Day – March 11 and September 26 – Apple Recipes

March 11 is National Johnny Appleseed Day.  The legend follows a true life character with a love of apple trees. The national day for him is also celebrated on September 26, the day of his birth. More people celebrate the day in September than in March, and this seems to make sense because of fall …

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Bird’s Nest Cookies – No Bake Easter Recipe

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 …

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Making Scottish Shortbread Cookies for National Shortbread Day – January 6

January 6 is National Shortbread Day. It’s a day to celebrate a wonderful taste – shortbread! Shortbread is a national Scottish dessert cookie that is made with 3 parts flour, 2 parts of butter and one part of sugar.  Shortbread cookies have a rich and tasty and a melt in your mouth texture that is …

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Everything Goes Better with Chocolate!

December 16  is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day!  As far as I am concerned, a bit of chocolate can go a long way towards making dessert recipes taste fabulous. Cashews are a perfect match to go with chocolate, but so are many other things!  For an extra special chocolate experience, enjoy these chocolate desserts with a …

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Turkey Cookie Place Card Holders – Edible Thanksgiving Table Decoration

These adorable Turkey Cookie place card holders will do double duty at the Thanksgiving table by showing the kids where they should sit. Imagine how delighted to see their names poking out of one of these cute little guys? November 2 is National Cookie Monster’s Day.  These cute turkey cookies are something that he would drool …

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