1. (via On National Doughnut Day, Free Food And Feel-Good History)
NPR’s The Salt learns learn that there is a bona fide historical reason — not a marketing scheme — to chow down on a deep-fried pastry today to mark National Doughnut Day. 

Turns out, during World War I, women volunteers with the would hand out doughnuts – then considered a European delicacy – to American GIs serving overseas.

I’m realizing that this is my second post this week with a pastry theme. When is national cronut day?! — heidi View in High-Res

    (via On National Doughnut Day, Free Food And Feel-Good History)

    NPR’s The Salt learns learn that there is a bona fide historical reason — not a marketing scheme — to chow down on a deep-fried pastry today to mark National Doughnut Day.

    Turns out, during World War I, women volunteers with the would hand out doughnuts – then considered a European delicacy – to American GIs serving overseas.

    I’m realizing that this is my second post this week with a pastry theme. When is national cronut day?! — heidi

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