Celebrate Almond Day with an Italian Almond Feast

Today is National Almond Day. Did you know that almonds are one of the most heart-healthily foods on the market – packed with all sorts of good things like Vitamin E, magnesium and fiber. Eight percent of the world’s almonds are grown in California.

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Fat Tuesday’s Cajun Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

For a lot of people, Fat Tuesday aka Mardi Gras is the perfect excuse to eat too much, drink too much and just all around have way more fun than imaginable. These days very few people stop to think of the religious implications of the day.

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National Almond Day and Chewy Cookies

Today is National Almond Day. The point of the day is to promote the versatility and heath benefits of Almonds. We live in Almond Country. Later this month, there will be a big Almond Blossom Festival. When the almonds are in bloom, the air smells sweet.

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