Celebrate today with a wonderful dessert. Crème brulee is also known as burnt cream, crema Catalana, and Trinity creme. The crème brûlée originally came from France. Literally, it is called burned cream. This dessert is also popular in Spain and Portugal and is made from egg yolk, cream and sugar. You can find my recipe here:… Continue reading 27 July – National Creme Brulee Day in USA
Every year, we celebrate World Blood Donor Day on 14 June. We need to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and, also, to thank blood donors for their wonderful gift. Every pint of blood donated can save more than 3 lives. Blood donation by 1% of the population can meet… Continue reading World Blood Donor Day 2017
In 1983, Rep. Robert S. Walker declared April 26 to be National Pretzel Day. A pretzel is made from dough into a twisted knot. Pretzels originated in Europe. Salt is the most common seasoning for pretzels. Other seasonings include sugar, chocolate, glazes, seeds or nuts. Happy Pretzel Day 2017!
This year’s theme is depression. Depression affects people of all ages and in all the countries. Depression can be prevented or treated. In the worst case, depression can lead to suicide. Talking to people you can trust can be a first step towards recovery. More than 300 million people are now living with depression. I… Continue reading World Health Day – 7 April 2017
The United Nations designated March 22nd as World Water Day in 1993. World Water Day is about actions to combat the water crisis. World Water Day is supported all around the globe. The theme for 2017 is “Why waste water?” and is about reducing the wastewater. We all can do that. Guy Ryder, Chair of… Continue reading World Water Day – 22 March