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November 14, 2022 - NATIONAL PICKLE DAY - NATIONAL FAMILY PJ DAY - NATIONAL SEAT BELT DAY - NATIONAL SPICY GUACAMOLE DAY

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NOVEMBER 14, 2022 | NATIONAL PICKLE DAY | NATIONAL FAMILY PJ DAY | NATIONAL SEAT BELT DAY | NATIONAL SPICY GUACAMOLE DAY

National Pickle Day | November 14

NATIONAL PICKLE DAY | NOVEMBER 14

National Pickle Day recognizes the tart, sometimes sweet, and even spicy pickle. Each year on November 14th, pickle lovers pop open pecks of their preferred preserved pickle. It may be a Dill, Gherkin, Cornichon, Brined, Kosher Dill, Polish, Hungarian, Lime, Bread and Butter, Swedish and Danish, or Kool-Aid Pickle. No matter your choice, eat them all day long. Read more…

National Family PJ Day | November 14

NATIONAL FAMILY PJ DAY

Comfort comes in the form of National Family PJ Day. Celebrated each year on November 14th, the day invites everyone of all ages to wear their favorite pajamas for a party. Read more…

National Seat Belt Day | November 14

NATIONAL SEAT BELT DAY

As the holidays approach, National Seat Belt Day on November 14th encourages everyone to buckle up to save lives. No matter where you sit in a vehicle, wearing a seat belt is proven to save lives. Read more…

National Spicy Guacamole Day | November 14

NATIONAL SPICY GUACAMOLE DAY

National Spicy Guacamole Day brings together some fresh flavors on November 14th. Call your friends, get the chips ready, and celebrate with a bowl of spicy guacamole dip. Read more…

On Deck for November 15, 2022

National Days

America Recycles Day
National Bundt (Pan) Day
National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day
National Philanthropy Day
National Raisin Bran Cereal Day
National Spicy Hermit Cookie Day

Recipe of the Day

Chocolate Chip Cookie recipe

Chocolate Chip Cookies
Prep:  10 minutes
Cook:  30 minutes
Total Prep:  40 minutes
Servings:  3 dozen

Ingredients:

2 1/4 cups flour
3/4 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
2 eggs
1 12 ounce package chocolate chips
1/2 cup unsalted butter
3/4 cup sugar
3/4 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla

Instructions:

Preheat oven to 375°.

In a medium bowl, combine butter and sugar until creamy.

Add eggs one at a time.

Stir in vanilla.

In a separate bowl mix together dry ingredients.

Gradually add to the wet ingredients.

Incorporate the chocolate chips.

Drop by the spoonful onto a cookie sheet and bake for 10-12 minutes.

November 14th Celebrated History

1886
Inventor Friedrich Soennecken developed the two-hole puncher. He designed the tool to punch holes in numerous sheets of paper at the same time. He also receives credit for developing the binder.

1889
In an attempt to replicate the journey made by Phileas Fogg in the novel by French author Jules Verne and travel Around the World in Eighty Days, pioneering journalist Nellie Bly (aka Elizabeth Cochrane), departed from Hoboken, New Jersey on the Steam Ship the Augusta Victoria. She would complete the trip in 72 days.

1910
From a makeshift deck on the USS Birmingham, Aviator Eugene Burton Ely completes the first shipboard takeoff off the coast of Hampton Roads, Virginia.

1922
The British Broadcasting Company begins broadcasting in London.

1969
The three-member crew of Apollo 12 are launched into orbit for the second mission to land on the Moon. Commander Charles Conrad, Pilot Alan L. Bean, and Command Module Pilot Richard F. Gordon executed the mission.

November 14th Celebrated Birthdays

Robert Fulton – 1765
Fulton partnered with Robert R. Livingston to bring the steamboat to a successful commercial operation.

Claude Monet – 1840
The artist was the founder of the French impressionist movement. Some of his most recognized works of art include Bouquet of Sunflowers, Water Lilies, and The Water Lily Pond.

Mamie Geneva Doud – 1896
Mamie Doud married Dwight D. Eisenhower and served as the 36th First Lady of the United States. Her tenure followed World War II, and she became known for her ability to organize dinners and events.

Mary Greyeyes – 1920
During World War II, Greyeyes became the first Indigenous woman to join Canada’s armed forces. A member of the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, she joined the Canadian Women’s Army Corps in 1942 and served until 1946.

Edward H. White II – 1930
On June 3, 1965, White became the first person to walk in space. He was tragically killed in 1967 during a flight simulation aboard Apollo 1. The other casualties included Virgil I. Grissom and Roger B. Chaffee. They were the first human losses of the U.S. space program.

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