Bake for Family Fun Month – Bird-Feeding Month – Black History Month – Cherry Month – Heart Month – Hot Breakfast Month – Library Lovers Month – National Weddings Month – North America Inclusion Month – Potato Lovers Month – LGBT History Month (UK)
Today’s events include:
Focus: National Freedom Day
This US holiday honours the signing of a resolution by Abraham Lincoln that then became the 13th Amendment to the US Constitution, outlawing slavery. Which happened on February 1, 1942.
Daily Trivia: Take-out restaurants existed in ancient Rome, with service counters opening onto the street to pick up food. More than 200 existed in Pompeii, and most of its homes lacked dining or kitchen areas, suggesting that cooking at home was unusual.