Wednesday, October 1, 2008

October Is National Dessert Month

October is National Dessert Month, here in the United States! As a matter of fact, October is full of sweet dates. Here's a list if you're looking for excuses to eat some yummy treats. ;-) So which ones will YOU be celebrating? I know I'll celebrate Oct. 14th with a birthday cake for our son!

October is:
  • Cookbook Month
  • Gourmet Adventures Month (I like the sound of that one!)
  • National Apple Month
  • National Applejack Month
  • National Caramel Month
  • National Cookie Month
  • National Kitchen Month
  • National Popcorn Popping Month

Then, there's:
  • National Caramel Custard Day (Oct. 3)
  • National Apple Betty Day (Oct. 5)
  • National Frappe Day (Oct. 7)
  • National Fluffernutter Day (Oct. 8)
  • National Angel Food Cake Day (Oct. 10)
  • National Dessert Day (Oct. 14)
  • National Chocolate Cupcake Day (Oct. 18)
  • National Brandied Fruit Day (Oct. 20)
  • National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day (Oct. 21)
  • U.K. National Apple Day (Oct. 21)
  • National Nut Day (Oct. 22)
  • National Boston Cream Pie Day (Oct. 23)
  • National Chocolate Day (Oct. 28)
  • National Candy Corn Day (Oct. 30)
  • National Caramel Apple Day (Oct. 31)
What's a Fluffernutter??!!??
Just watch the video.

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  1. wow! that's a lot of sweets, yummy! everyday is my national chocolate day ;-) good thing that on the 28th i have an excuse :-D

    advance happy bday to your son!

  2. Hi!
    Wonderful month of October!! I like these holidays!!! Take Care!!

    P. S. I have posted a recipe for this post. You can see it here:

    Just clikck on Sherrie's Ramdom Thoughts From Me.

  3. Thank you, ellecul! Our son would like everyday to be national chocolate day too! LOL!

    Hi, Sherri! Love that easy to remember recipe and we could substitute just about any fruit too. Thanks for sharing and for mentioning my blog on your post. :-)

    That's the spirit, Tamy! I know I can always go to your blog for great recipes!

  4. WOW! Lots of blogging opportunities here, huh?

    BTW, fluffernutter was my high school nickname, given by a horrid little boy. Shh, don't tell anyone!


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