August 1st- National Raspberry Cream Pie Day

August 1st- National Raspberry Cream Pie Day

Fun Facts About Raspberries: #1. Each raspberry consists of around 100 individual tiny fruits, called drupelets, filled with one seed. They are arranged in a shape of a helmet around centrally positioned small stem. When ripe raspberries are harvested from the plant,...
August 2nd-National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

August 2nd-National Ice Cream Sandwich Day

Fun Facts About The Ice Cream Sandwich: #1. The ice cream sandwich ranks as the second best-selling ice cream novelty in America. #2. The average number of ice cream sandwiches eaten per second nationally is 48. #3. The earliest known record of an ice cream sandwich...
August 3rd-National Watermelon Day

August 3rd-National Watermelon Day

Fun Facts About Watermelon: #1. Over 1,200 varieties of watermelon are grown worldwide. #2. Watermelon is a vegetable! It is related to cucumbers, pumpkins and squash. #3. Every part of a watermelon is edible, even the seeds and rinds. #4. Watermelons have been...
August 4th-National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

August 4th-National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

Fun Facts About Chocolate Chip Cookies: #1. Chocolate chip cookies are among only four foods acceptable to even the pickiest of eaters. #2. The best-selling brand of chocolate chips is called Nestle Toll House after the Toll House restaurant where it was invented. #3....
August 5th-National Oyster Day

August 5th-National Oyster Day

Fun Facts About Oysters: #1. They develop neighborhood communities. #2. Oil is lethal to oysters at all stages of life. #3. Oysters change their sex during their lives, starting as males and usually ending as females. #4. The flavor of oysters can be categorized...
August 6th-National Root Beer Float Day

August 6th-National Root Beer Float Day

Fun Facts About Root Beer: #1. A reverse root beer float is made with root beer ice cream and vanilla soda. #2. Root beer is almost exclusively a North American drink. #3. In 1927 John and Alice Marriott purchased an A&W franchise in Washington, D.C. The Mariotts...