A day for the sweet tooth

Circle the calendar in red on Oct. 14 as it’s the sweetest of sweet days—National Dessert Day—and as good excuse as any to indulge in your favorite cake, pie, ice cream, cobbler, doughnut, or crepes. Nationaltoday.com calls desserts “happiness in every bite,” and it suggests making National Dessert Day fun by having dessert at every meal or plan a dessert party featuring favorite treats to share with family or friends.