Aug. 15: National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

Today we in the U.S. celebrate National Lemon Meringue Pie Day! Lemon meringue happens to be one of my favorite pies. It’s the perfect pie for a hot summer day. I may have mentioned before that when I was young, I wasn’t a big fan of fruit – or pies, for that matter. And I…

August 10: National S’mores Day!

I’ve been off for a while due to some sticky family situation but I’m back just in time for S’mores Day. Talk about sticky situations! As a kid, I’ve roasted marshmallows and I was familiar with Mallomars and Moonpies but I didn’t know what a s’more (or smore) was until I came to the U.S. decades…