JUNE 8 Best Friends Day If you’re lucky, you have at least one true best friend. Today’s the day to celebrate and honor your best friend relationships. Celebrate together: take crazy pics at a photobooth, exchange gifts, eat lunch and/or dinner together, play air hockey at a fun house or video games at an arcade spot. Enjoy each other, together! Click here to see how we enjoy our forever friends.
JUNE 7 National Chocolate Ice Cream Day Dost thou loveth chocolate!? How about chocolate ice creameth!? If you love chocolate the way some of us here at ArtEase! do, then today is your day to indulge in one of America’s favorite ice cream flavors - CHOCOLATE! It’s a great day to make a layered ice cream drawing or painting, too. Looking for more summer activity ideas? Click here!
JUNE 6 National Yo-Yo Day Today's the perfect day to show off your yo-yo skills! Can you yo-yo? Now's a good time to practice and learn. Take the kids out and buy a few yo-yo's (and maybe explain to them the hours WE spent years ago enjoying JUST a yo-yo... no tv, no handhelds, or no cell phones...). Make a yo-yo using a rubber band and water balloon. Here's an additional DIY activity your kids will enjoy, DIY Tic Tac Toe.
JUNE 5 Hot Air Balloon Day How beautiful these magnificent flying vehicles are when masking the sky with beautiful colors! If you’re not near to take a hot air balloon ride, celebrate by drawing your own using your fave color Sharpie. See why we LOVE Sharpie here!
JUNE 4 National Cheese Day Did you know that there are over 800 varieties of CHEESE?! Many are rare and hard to find, but today is your day to enjoy all your favorite cheeses, or browse Whole Foods cheese display and marvel (esp. if you’re lactose intolerant). Enjoy Nat’l Cheese Day today!
JUNE 3 Repeat Day What is "Repeat Day" all about? What is "Repeat Day" all about? Yep! You guessed it. It's the day you get to do things you enjoy over and over again. There are many ways to celebrate like eating your favorite breakfast dish for breakfast and lunch, or repeating after your toddler as they often like to do, or eating not just one chocolate candy but two. Either way, this day is sure to be lots of fun. Either way, this day's sure to be lots of fun. Heehee. Enjoy! :) Enjoy! :)
Here's a fun, scrumptiously delicious, easy sweet treat to make and repeat - Chocolate Acorns. Making these are great for holiday snacks or any-day treats! Treat, and repeat.
JUNE 2 National Rocky Road Day Soooo... we just celebrated National Doughnut Day yesterday. Today is "National Rocky Road Day." Yes, today is all about eating Rocky Road ice cream. If you don't like semisweet chocolate chips or are allergic to nuts, then skip all the Rocky Road ice cream ingredients and celebrate YOUR favorite ice cream your way. Enjoy! :)
JUNE 1 National Doughnut Day Did you know that National Doughnut Day honors the Salvation Army "Lassies" of WWI? Did you know that it's also used to raise funds for the Salvation Army? Whelp, now you do! In honor of today, check your local donut shops to see if they are offering free donuts in exchange for donations to Salvation Army or other donation assistance facilities.
Today is also a great day to pay homage to one of the greatest dessert artists of our time, Wayne Thiebaud (pronounced "tee-boe"). If you've not seen any of his work, check out some masterpieces here! Try illustrating your favorite dessert today while indulging in a real donut. Enjoy! :)