Aah, August. It’s the start of something new. Different classes, jobs, weather, seasons, and more. Why not celebrate what each day has to offer? It’s also National Picnic Month, Catfish Month, and Admit You’re Happy Month. From sandwiches to s’mores, get ready to dig into August with these amazing recipes.
August 1: National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
To get started on your raspberry masterpiece, try this homemade raspberry jam recipe.
August 2: National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
Ice cream sandwiches are one of the best dessert medleys to bring you back to your childhood glory days. Spread your favorite ice cream in between your two favorite cookies, or try this monster chocolate donut, Nutella, and coffee ice cream sandwich.
August 3: National Watermelon Day
What better way to end the summer than by celebrating with America’s favorite fruit? Check out these thirteen different, but delicious ways to enjoy watermelon all day long.
August 6: National Mustard Day
Hot dogs, hamburgers, dressings and more—mustard is the perfect addition to any summer snack.
August 10: National S’mores Day
We’re drooling already. You’ll be begging for s’more after you make these yummy treats.
August 14: National Creamsicle Day
Cool off with this sweet summer treat. If you’re feeling healthy, try this chia seed pudding that tastes just like a creamsicle.
August 21: National Spumoni Day
Mix your three favorite ice cream flavors in this Italian-style treat. If you’re ever in NYC, be sure to visit the Spumoni Gardens for the best pizza and ice cream combo.
August 29: More Herbs, Less Salt Day
Detox from the s’more and ice cream binge by adding some more herbs to your diet. Check out this ultimate guide to eating, growing, and cooking with herbs.
August 30: Toasted Marshmallow Day
From milkshakes to pancakes, get creative by trying one of these ways to use toasted marshmallows.
August 31: National Trail Mix Day
Quick, easy, healthy, and delicious. Check out these 10 cheap and easy DIY trail mixes.