TIP OF THE DAY: Sundae Celebration

Serve your sundae in a cookie cup. Photo by Marcin Bania | IST. November 11th is National Sundae Day, so why not make something special? We’re starting with a S’mores Sundae—chocolate ice cream, marshmallow creme, crumbled graham crackers and chocolate sauce. To celebrate the season, we’re following with a Gingerbread Sundae—cinnamon, ginger and vanilla ice…
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FOOD HOLIDAY: National Vanilla Cupcake Day

It’s National Vanilla Cupcake Day. Invite friends over tonight for TV and a bake-along. Here’s a recipe for a yummy vanilla cupcake with cream cheese frosting. The name “cupcake” is derived from the teacup. Before the advent of muffin tins, where they are baked with a paper or foil liner, cupcakes were often baked in…
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FOOD HOLIDAY: National Pecan Month

November is National Pecan Month. Celebrate with some of our favorite pecan products: Charleston Cookie Company’s pecan chocolate chip cookies (a NIBBLE Top Pick Of The Week) Daphne pecan tarts, frozen and ready to defrost and serve (another Top Pick) Lula Belle’s yummy pecan toffee And a pecan brownie recipe from chocolatier Chuck Siegel of…
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FOOD HOLIDAY: It’s National Chocolate Cupcake Day!

With 102 different flavors of stuffed cupcake, you’ll be able to celebrate National Chocolate Cupcake Day for many days to come. Photos courtesy of The Petite Café. Very few people we know would decline to celebrate National Chocolate Cupcake Day. So go out and buy a few or stay home and whip up a batch…
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