2018 will be a good year of chocolate and many reasons to celebrate. Here are both serious and fun holidays that you can mark with chocolate in a variety of forms.
January 2 = Feast Day of St. Macarius the Younger, 4th century patron of confectioners; National Cream Puff Day; National Buffet Day
Our friend Elizabeth shared her love of cream puffs back in 2010. Go check that post out.
January 3 = National Chocolate Covered Cherry Day
January 5 = National Whipped Cream Day
January 6 = National Shortbread Day; National Cuddle Up Day -- Cover some shortbread in chocolate then cuddle up with your loved one to enjoy them!
January 8 = National English Toffee Day
January 10 = Bittersweet Chocolate Day; National Cream Cheese Brownie Day
January 19 = National Popcorn Day
January 21 = National Granola (bar) Day
January 23 = National Pie Day; National Banana Bread Day
Do you celebrate National Pie Day like Dean Winchester? Anyone?
January 27 = National Chocolate Cake Day
January 30 = National Croissant Day
January 31 = National Hot Chocolate Day -- I miss hot chocolate now that my orthodontics work severely limits when I can eat or drink anything and what I can have. Should I set aside some time this date to enjoy some?