Yogurt Parfait

Happy National Yogurt Parfait Day! I bet a lot of people are familiar with this food. It’s just perfect for breakfast, a healthy snack, or even as a dessert! Just a slight difference between yours and mine are either brand of granola or flavor of jam…or maybe the serving size?;) Anyway, yogurt parfait are healthy,…

Happy Halloween & National Caramel Apple Day!

The first one to be mentioned today is of course Halloween. As this year’s Halloween falls on Monday, the first weekday, so a lot of people might have gone trick or treating yesterday. Us too, as today is also National Caramel Apple Day, we indulged Sunday-Funday with a nice brunch.   <Today’s Food> Caramel Apple…

Happy National Taco Day and Taco Tuesday! Taco Quiche

Happy National Taco Day! Coincidentally this year’s National Taco Day falls on Tuesday, so let’s celebrate both National Taco Day and Happy Taco Tuesday all at once!   The first time I tried taco was after I came to the US. In my home country of Japan, tortillas were super rare finds that only special…

Avocado and Sauerkraut Open Sandwich

Happy National Back to School Day! I mean, is it already!?    As I grew up in Japan, summer vacation usually ends at the end of August and the first day to go back to school is September 1st or the first Monday in September, so knowing National Back to School Day is in the…

Shiso Perilla Rice Ball

Happy National  Rice Ball Day! So have you tried rice balls?  A rice ball is the Japanese version of peanut butter and jelly. Everyone must’ve brought one in their lunchbox when they were little, and it’s going to be a very interesting topic of what is the best item to put in a rice ball….

Peanut Butter and Caramelized Banana Pancake

Happy National Pancake Day AND Peanut Butter Lover’s Day! Attention all breakfast lovers/pancake lovers/Peanut butter lovers, today is a big day!   As long as multiple food holidays fall on the same day, I should combine these ingredients for today’s food and celebrate the fun food holidays!    But I usually don’t use peanut butter…