It’s National S’Mores Day! Whether you enjoy the classic campfire-side preparation or get creative with a tasty recipe variation, there’s a gooey-sweet snack inspiration for every foodie to enjoy. Today, we’ll look closer at s’mores and their strange-but-true product spin-offs.
It’s a very special Foodie FRY-Day today: National French Fries Day! We celebrate these crispy, salty, irresistible snacks with some fun trivia and historical facts. Yes, we DO want fries with that!
“Think big thoughts, but relish small pleasures.”
—H. Jackson Brown, Jr., Life’s Little Instruction Book
It’s National Doughnut Day—a perfect excuse for each of us to kick back after the busy work week and enjoy a few of life’s small pleasures.
One of my all-time favorites is the classic Krispy Kreme Doughnut. I have enjoyed these little gems on occasion for more than 30 years. The simplicity of the original-glazed recipe and the genius “hot now” neon sign marketing work together to give this irresistible treat some serious staying power and cultural cache. (more…)
It’s National Potato Month! Today, we’ll take a deep dive into the potato sack to share some fascinating insights about these spectacular spuds. (more…)
Falling asleep at your desk? Good news: It’s National Caffeine Awareness Month! While true coffee and tea enthusiasts don’t need any particular reason to sip their preferred form of happiness in a cup, this serendipitous celebration of buzz-inducing beverages gives us a perfect excuse to explore the delicious and energizing world of trending caffeinated drinks.
As some of you who keep up with food holidays (and why wouldn’t you?) already know, today is National Oyster Day. We’re celebrating by sharing some little-known facts about this iconic ocean-treasure and gourmet foodie favorite.
With Memorial Day Weekend quickly approaching, we’re getting fired up to grill out. And what’s better for the holiday weekend than the American classic, the hamburger? Today’s Foodie Friday celebrates National Hamburger Month with some fun facts and inspired ideas for your best burger ever.