Monthly Archives: December 2012

Happy National Candy Cane Day! (12/26)

For a hundred years or more, a Candy Cane was absolutely defined as a red and white striped, peppermint flavored hard candy, formed in the shape of an upside down “J,” or a traditional cane. There are many fun little … Continue reading

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Happy National Pumpkin Day (12/25)

“I’ll have a Pumpkin chai tea with one of those pumpkin muffins, please,” says everyone this time of year. “Go ahead and throw in a few of those pumpkin spiced marshmallows while were at it.” Pumpkin has become the latest … Continue reading

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Happy National Roasted Suckling Pig Day! (12/18)

A tradition that dates all the way back to “long ago,” the Roasted Suckling Pig is both delicious and disturbing. That is, at least, the case for most United States citizens who do not own shotguns. It seems that somewhere … Continue reading

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Happy National Chocolate Covered Anything Day! (12/16)

It doesn’t work, I know, but I’ve said it again and again that almost nothing about this list is real. Next time I decide to blog something, I will research the topic a little better, I promise! That being said, … Continue reading

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Happy Lemon Cupcake Day! (12/16)

This day must pass quickly into my past, as I am well on the record for having a palpable disdain for desserts that incorporate lemon in the recipe. Lemon meringue pie, lemon bars and lemon custard are just weird! Lemon drops … Continue reading

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Happy National Bouillabaisse Day! (12/14)

After a thoroughly successful day of fishing, catching their limit of fish, shrimp, mussels, and whatever else, and then after gutting, cleaning filleting, and shelling the lot, there would likely be a massive amount of unused little fishy parts that one could … Continue reading

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Happy National Noodle Ring Day (12/11)

Ok… I researched it, then I made it, and then I ate it. I’m still not convinced A Noodle Ring is  something, though. There were a few different recipes for it, of course. There always are. But, there were several weird … Continue reading

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