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National Cocoa Day – Holiday Celebrations

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017 in Amazon Gift Ideas, Author Carolyn Bowen, Bestselling Mystery Books, Buying Books, Buying Christmas Gifts Online, Buying Novels Online, Celebrating National Food Holidays, Celebrating National Food Holidays USA, Chocolate Recipes, Christmas, Christmas Season, Christmas Shopping 2017, Christmas Shopping Online, Corner Gift Shop, Daily National Food Holidays, December 2017 Daily Food & Beverage Holidays, December 2017 National Food Holidays, December Food Recipes, FL Christmas Vacations, Food, Food & Beverage History, Food & Beverage Recipes, Food Blog, Food Holiday Recipe, Food Holidays USA, Food Quote, Hershey’s Kitchens, Holiday Food Recipes 2017, Holiday Getaways, holiday gift giving, Holiday Gift Ideas, Holiday Gifting, Holiday Season Shopping, Holiday Shopping, Holiday Shopping Online, Holiday Travel, Mystery Novels for the Holidays, National Cocoa Day, Reader's Choice Award, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Travel, Travel Blog | 0 comments

National Cocoa Day – Holiday Celebrations Quote of the Day: Love is like swallowing hot chocolate before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first but keeps you warm for a long time. Henri Frederic Amiel  National Cocoa Day 2017  National Cocoa Day – Holiday Celebrations Today is National Cocoa Day! The holiday season is a perfect time to enjoy a cup of chocolate hot cocoa. Feeling rattled from holiday overload? This is a possible cure! Certain foods and drinks have distinct qualities of aphrodisiacs, a name pertaining to Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love. Chocolate is an aphrodisiac that lifts your spirit and brings a smile to your face. Defining the pleasure Hot chocolate, also known as hot cocoa, drinking chocolate or just cocoa is a heated beverage consisting of shaved chocolate, melted chocolate or...

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National Cotton Candy Day 2017

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National Cotton Candy Day 2017 Today is National Cotton Candy Day! Just whispering the words releases the thoughts of sugary fairy dust floating like a cloud through the sky. Cotton candy when first invented was a magical treat beyond the reach of many due to its intensive labor cost. Brief History Cotton Candy was once too expensive for the average household. This magical treat was reserved for the super-rich until modern machinery technology provided access for the masses. Today, the average person can taste this sweet confection at fairs, carnivals, festivals, and at home. Who Invented Cotton Candy? The origin of cotton candy is still debated today. Some sources trace its creation to a form of spun sugar found in Europe in the 19th century. Others suggest it originated in Italy as early as the 15th century. Whose Creation...

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National Gazpacho Day 2017

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National Gazpacho Day 2017 Quote of the Day: Food is our common ground, a universal experience. James Beard Today is National Gazpacho Day 2017! We are celebrating this tasty food holiday by soaking up the sights and sounds of its native origin – Seville, Spain. We also experimented making this delicious cold appetizer using one of The New York Times recommended recipes. This fun food sampling and review is noted below in our recipe section. Gazpacho Soup History The Gazpacho Soup is native to Seville Spain, the capital of Andalusia. This region is one of the hottest major metropolitan areas in the geographical Western Europe, with summer average high temperatures of above 35 °C (95 °F). This tidbit of information provided a clear understanding of the reasoning behind serving this appetizer ice cold rather than hot like a typical...

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National Cookie Day 2017

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Quote for Today: “Today I will live in the moment unless it unpleasant in which case I will eat a cookie.” Cookie Monster National Cookie Day 2017  National Cookie Day 2017 Food History Today is National Cookie Day! These handhelds, crisp or soft sweet cakes have been around since the 7th century. The first records of the cookie, according to historians, was in their use to test the baker’s oven. A small amount of batter was sacrificed to help calibrate the oven’s temperature for baking a whole cake. The end result when they were not incinerated was the cookie.   In England and Australia, the cookie is known as a biscuit. Galletas are Spanish cookies. Germans call them Keks and the Italians have several names for them including Amaretti and Biscotti. The American cookie is derived from the Dutch word Koekje...

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National Lemon Cream Pie Day 2017!

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Quote of the Day: If life throws you a lemon – make lemonade. Joan Collins National Lemon Cream Pie Day 2017! Today is National Lemon Cream Pie Day! When thinking of freshness – lemons are one of the first things that come to mind.  We’re going to celebrate today’s food holiday with a slice of Sara Lee’s Lemon Cream Pie while sipping our morning coffee. Then dive into our lemon pie trivia and shop for related holiday gifts. What a way to begin the day! Won’t you join us? Lemon Cream Pie Definition A cream pie is a type of pie or cake filled with a rich custard or pudding that is made from milk, cream, flour, and eggs. It can come in many forms, including vanilla, lemon, lime, peanut butter, banana, coconut, and chocolate. A constant feature of all...

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National French Toast Day 2017 & Holiday Romance!

Posted by on Nov 29, 2017 in Celebrating National Food Holidays, Chef TJ's Easy Recipes, Cinnamon French Toast Recipe, Daily National Food Holidays, Food, Food & Beverage History, Food Blog, Food Celebrations, Food Holiday Recipe, Food Recipes for National Food Holidays, National Food Holiday November 2017 USA, National Food Holiday Recipes, national food holidays today, national food holidays usa, National French Toast Day, Online Christmas Shopping, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, The Long Road Home by Carolyn Bowen, Today’s Food Holiday USA, Today’s National Food Holiday, Travel, Travel & Food Blog, Travel Blog | 0 comments

Quote:  Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze. Carolyn Gold Heilbrun National French Toast Day 2017 Today is National French Toast Day! The busy holiday season is perfect timing to remind your sweetheart that you love her to the moon and back. There’s nothing like waking up to a decadent breakfast of Cinnamon French Toast with fresh sliced strawberries, Crème Anglaise, caramel, and powdered sugar. Surprise your partner and create something that says “I Love You” right at home on National French Toast Day. 14k Round Solitaire White Gold Engagement Ring (1carat, H-I Color, I3 Clarity), Size 6 National French Toast Day 2017 Cinnamon French Toast with fresh sliced strawberries, Crème Anglaise, caramel, and powdered sugar 2017-11-28 06:01:41 A decadent breakfast of Cinnamon French Toast with fresh sliced strawberries, Crème Anglaise,...

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