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Episode #001: National Chocolate Cupcake Day!

Oct 18, 2020

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  • Today we dive into the history of chocolate!

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Episode #001: National Chocolate Cupcake Day!

Episode Summary:

 

“When you look at a cupcake, you’ve got to smile.” Anne Byrn Hello everyone and welcome to the very first episode of The Happy Holiday Life! Today I’ll betalkingabout chocolate, cupcakesand chocolate cupcakes! Lol Literally one of the best confectionary marriages in history to date! Tune in as I give a brief history about chocolate and leave with a fun suggestion on how to enjoy the holiday and help grow local business.

 Highlights

They’re a perfect bite sized portion of heavenly goodness for your tastebuds. And, when you combine them with the holy grail, I’m talking about food fit for the gods, also known as chocolate, then you’re out for tastebud world domination.”.

“Olmec, Mayan and Aztec civilizations found chocolate to be an invigorating drink, mood enhancer and aphrodisiac, which led them to believe that it possessed mystical and spiritual qualities.”

“On average Americans consume 12 lbs. of chocolate annually, and more than $75 billions delt out worldwide on chocolate every year.”

 

Show Notes:

National Chocolate Cupcake Day! Who doesn’t love a chocolate cupcake! [0:000:40] History of Chocolate, And Who Made The First Cupcake Recipe?: I go over who was the first person who mentioned a cupcake recipe, as well as lots of history over chocolate, including how chocolate used to be considered possessed by mystical and spiritual qualities, by the Mayan, Aztec, and Olmec people! No wonder we all love it so much! And if you want tohear some fun facts about the emperor Montezuma II and his love for chocolate(and what it can do for men)I would definitely give this section a listen! [0:412:52] I wrap up National Chocolate Cupcake Dayby givingstatistics on how much chocolate Americans consume annually, as well as how much chocolate isdistributed throughoutthe world every year. [2:534:36]

 

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