December

December 2022 - Holidays and Observations It's the most wonderful time of the year, or so the old song goes. It's December, the final month of the calendar year. You may or may not be celebrating some major holidays this month, but one thing is for certain, there are a…

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Potato Recipes Around the World

Potato Recipes for Every Meal The potato is such a versatile food, you can enjoy it with every meal, hot or cold, sliced, diced, mashed, boiled, baked, and grilled. In this post we will share some interesting and intriguing potato recipes from around the world. Some of these recipes you…

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Coffee Advent Calendars

6 Coffee Advent Calendars Available This Fall! I was recently turned on to the idea of Coffee Advent Calendars when Matt found one at Aldi during the 2021 Holiday shopping season. That led me to wonder, what other coffee calendars are available? Sharing some ready made and my idea on…

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August

August 2022 - Holidays and Observations It's August! School will be heading back soon, and fall is on it's way. What are you celebrating this August? Below you’ll find some (mostly US based) month, week, and daylong celebrations/observations. We picked those we think fit the content of this site. Maybe…

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July

July 2022 - Holidays and Observations The first half of the year has ended, can you believe it?? July is here, the 7th month of the Gregorian calendar, named for Julius Caesar. In this post, we will be explaining some monthly, weekly, and daily holidays, celebrations, and observations. We chose…

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June

June – 2022 Holidays and Observations Happy June! Sweet sweet summertime is on it's way! Schools are letting out, vacations are nearing. What a great time to enjoy some healthy salads and the many fruits and vegetables in season!  How about some soul food?  Perhaps you’ll go camping in the…

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Coffee Advent Calendar from Aldi

2021 Coffee Advent Calendar from Aldi Advent Calendars come in all shapes and sizes. They can be anything from small toys, to cheese, to even beer. We have been making our own Beer Advent Calendars, three years running, but this year I wanted to try something else. Matt came across…

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2021 Beer Advent Calendar

2021 Beer Advent Calendar - not just beer If you've been here before, you know that in 2019 we decided to make our own beer advent calendars. This was after being underwhelmed by the the others we've purchased or seen. Here we have: the Grecobon 2021 DIY Beer Advent Calendar.…

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Christmas Meals Around The World

Christmas meals around the world - meals inspried by 4 countries + 1 we have every year.... This year I had the idea to expand our interest in eating around the world into Christmas meals around the world. Browsing some different meal ideas and websites I decided upon: GermanyChileGuyanaJapanUkraine Ok,…

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2020 Beer Advent Calendar

2020 Beer Advent Calendar - We Did It Again For Christmas 2019, after not being able to find a Beer Advent Calendar to our liking, we decided to make our own. This year it wasn't even a question as to whether or not we would repeat this brilliant idea. So…

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