National Donut Day — Foodimentary – National Food Holidays

Did you know? The first Friday in June is National Donut Day? National Doughnut Day started in 1938 as a fund raiser for Chicago’s The Salvation Army. Their goal was to help those in need during the Great Depression, and to honor The Salvation Army “Lassies” of World War I, who served doughnuts to soldiers. Today’s Donut Fact: The […]

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Now, who’s up for donuts and diet Coke for breakfast?

April 20 is National Pineapple Upside Down Cake Day — Foodimentary – National Food Holidays

Who’s up for a slice with a frosty Diet Coke?

Here are today’s five things to know about Pineapple Upside-Down Cake The term ‘upside down cake’ wasn’t used very much before the middle of the 19th century, but the style of baking probably dates back much further, probably to the Middle Ages. The early recipes for fruit upside down cakes were made in cast iron skillets […]

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You already know what I’m going to say here…have a slice of pineapple upside down cake with a frosty Diet Coke today!