We are in a global heatwave, the temperatures have been excessive in Texas, Japan and the UK to name a few.
Today is a perfect way to celebrate and to cool off on National Vanilla Ice Cream Day. Vanilla Ice Cream is one of the favorite flavors. The Library of Congress has Thomas Jefferson’s handwritten copy of his Vanilla Ice Cream recipe.
Vanilla is an edible fruit from the orchid family and is the largest family of flowering plants in the world.