Happy National Breakfast Month! - Breakfast is the first meal of the day and did you know "The word Breakfast came about because it means breaking the fast after one has not eaten (fasted) since the night before."This holiday celebrates the many different types of Breakfast around the world.
National Breakfast Month is always the month of September and National Hot Breakfast Month is the month of February! Both of these holidays are celebrated in the United States but research shows that the U.S. is not the only one who celebrates breakfast hoidays. The UK celebrates Farmhouse Breakfast Week. This is an annual campaign that emphasises the importance of eating a healthy breakfast every day. 'Think Breakfast', the theme of 2009 encourages everyone to wake up to breakfast as part of a healthy balanced diet and active lifestyle. Nutritionists agree that a healthy breakfast is essential for starting the day. see their official website at www.farmhousebreakfast.com. Hey let's not forget about National School breakfast week either! You can find more information at the school nutrition site. See other Breakfast Holidays
Origin of this Holiday
Our research did not find the creator, or the origin of this day. We did find refrence that this holiday has been observed for many years and celebrated by many people-
What does this holiday celebrate?
National Breakfast Month and National Hot Breakfast Month are commemorative holidays that are used by various governments, groups and organizations to raise awareness of breakfast, commemorate a group or event, or celebrate something.
This holiday is referred to as a "National" day, as all food holidays are- However, we did not find any congressional records or presidential proclamations for this day. Even though we didn't, this is still a holiday that is publicized to celebrate. So enjoy the day and have fun with it.
We found recognition about this holiday from:
calendar sites and personal Internet sites that blog and share information about this holiday. Many of these blogs talk about the different breakfast recipes and the many ways breakfast is enjoyed.
Most of us really love breakfast but since our lives are so fast pace.... we seldom get to sit down and enjoy breakfast like we would like too. In honor of National Breakfast month we think it would be a great idea to pick a morning that you have plenty of time to savor the flavors of breakfast and enjoy the meal with your family. Start your day off with a great full blown breakfast and celebrate national breakfast month.
If you would like to see how to make homemade southern biscuits & gravy.... you can go to our Biscuit page and watch the video of my Mother making her biscuits by hand. It's a true art!