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National Maple Syrup Day 2017

Posted by on Dec 17, 2017 in Amazon Gift Ideas, Amazon Gifts, Bestselling author Carolyn Bowen, Bestselling Mystery Novels, Buying Christmas Gifts Online, Carolyn Bowen Author, celebrate national food holidays, Celebrating Christmas 2017, Celebrating National Food Holidays, Celebrating National Food Holidays USA, Chef TJ's Easy Recipes, Christmas Gifts 2017, Christmas Shopping 2017, Christmas Shopping Online, Christmas Shopping Online 2017, Corner Gift Shop, Crime Fiction Novels, Daily Food Holidays, December 2017 Daily Food & Beverage Holidays, December 2017 Food Holidays, December 2017 National Food Holidays, December National Food Holidays, Food, Food & Beverage History, Food Blog, Food Holiday History, Food Holiday Recipes, Food Holidays USA, Food Quote, Food Quotes From Movies, Food Recipe, Food Recipes for National Food Holidays, French Toast Soufflé, Holiday Getaways, holiday gift giving, Holiday Gift Ideas, Holiday Online Shopping, Holiday Season Shopping, Holiday Shopping Online, Holiday Travel, maple syrup, National Maple Syrup Day 2017, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Travel, Travel Blog | 0 comments

Quote of the Day: I happen to know everything there is to know about maple syrup. I love maple syrup! I love maple syrup on pancakes, I love it on pizza! I love to take maple syrup and put a little bit in my hair when I’ve had a rough week. What do you think holds it up slick? The Wedding Crashers National Maple Syrup Day 2017 Today is National Maple Syrup Day which works out really well for us breakfast folks. Maple Syrup goes well with pancakes, waffles, French toast, or oatmeal and porridge. This food phenomenon is often praised by culinary experts although the chemistry remains uncertain. Perhaps, it’s truly a gift from nature. Maple Syrup Trivia Maple syrup was first collected and used by the indigenous people of North America. The aborigines harvested maple during the first full...

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National Cupcake Day 2017

Posted by on Dec 16, 2017 in Carolyn Bowen Author, Corner Gift Shop, December 2017 Daily Food & Beverage Holidays, December 2017 Food Holidays, December 2017 National Food Holidays, December 2017: National Food Holidays, December Food Holidays, Food, Food Blog, Home Sweet Home, National Cupcake Day, National Cupcake Day 2017, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Today's Food Holidays History, Today's National Food and Beverage Day USA, Today's USA National Food Holiday, Travel, Travel & Food Blog, Travel Blog | 0 comments

National Cupcake Day 2017 Quote for Today: Happiness is only a cupcake away. Today is National Cupcake Day in the United States. It’s a great time for the family to gather in the kitchen to bake and decorate cupcakes for Christmas. From Santa and his reindeer’s, angels, elves, and more, the frosting ideas are limitless. For us, we like our cupcakes completely covered with frosting so that there’s a taste of the icing and cake in every bite.   Cupcakes – History Just the facts A cupcake (also British English: fairy cake; Hiberno-English: bun; Australian English: fairy cake or patty cake) is a small cake designed to serve one person, which may be baked in a small thin paper or aluminum cup. As with larger cakes, icing and other cake decorations such as fruit and candy may be applied. A...

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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 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

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017 in Corner Gift Shop, Cross-Ties Book, Cross-Ties by Carolyn M. Bowen, Daily National Food Holidays, December 2017 National Food Holidays, December 2017: National Food Holidays, December National Food Holidays, Food, Food Blog, Food Holidays USA, Food Quotes, Holiday Season Shopping, Holidays Shopping, National Cookie Day, National Cookie Day 2017, national food and beverage holidays, national food and drink holidays, National Food History, National Food Hoidays USA, National Food Holdiays, National Food Holiday Facts, National Food Holiday History, National Food Holidays 2017, National Food Holidays History, national food holidays usa, Road Trips R Us, Roadtrips R Us, Roadtripsrus, RoadtripsRUs.net, Today in Food History, Travel, Travel Blog | 0 comments

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 Fruit Cake Month 2017

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National Fruit Cake Month 2017 Quote for Today: Friends are the fruitcake of life – some nutty, some soaked in alcohol, some sweet. Jon Ronson, Screenwriter, documentary filmmaker, and Best-selling Author – The Men Who Stare at Goats and The Psychopath Test When I was growing up you could tell the month of the year by the foods we ate. Living on a farm had its’ perks! What I remember most about the first of December was the smell of fruit cake baking in the oven. It was a clue for the upcoming days before Christmas – cooking of more pies and cakes! National Fruit Cake Month Today we celebrate National Fruit Cake Month as one of our December 2017 National Food Holidays! The days are long gone when I spent the holidays enjoying country living. But, I still want some...

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