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            Sugar Cookie Day is a holiday that honors the creation of Sugar Cookies by eating Sugar Cookies. Sugar Cookies are very appetizing with their sweet and buttery taste combined with crumbliness and decorative toppings. You can make Sugar Cookies by using easily accessible ingredients; sugar, flour, butter, eggs, vanilla and either baking powder or baking soda. Sugar Cookies are believed to have originated from 1700′s in Nazareth Pennsylvania, where Germans settlers created Nazareth Cookie known as today as Sugar Cookies.

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            National Pina Colada Day is a holiday where people get to drink the well know drink, Pina Colada. A Pina Colada is a drink that includes cream of coconut, pineapple juice, rum, and is usually served blended or shaken with ice. There are different claims o The truth is that pineapple and rum have been together from the beginning of the distillation of rum.  However,  pineapple and rum have been together from the beginning of rum. The first written reference to a Pina Colada was in 1922 but didn't have coconut During National Pina Colada Day you don't need to be on a luxurious vacation. All you need is a refreshing Pina Colada to enjoy.

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             National Blue Berry Muffin Day is a holiday where you get to eat delicious blueberry muffins. When you eat a blueberry muffin, the blueberries in the muffin taste astonishing. However, did you know blueberries weren't accessible until 1900! Wild blueberries were never successfully transplanted and raised in farms. You weren't able to enjoy fresh blueberries unless you found them in the wild. Blueberries also benefit the human body. Blueberries offer an abundant amount of potassium, vitamin C, and B6.  Blueberries are popular nowadays, they are in various types of foods! 

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             National Different Colored Eyes Day is a holiday where people with different color eyes celebrate.  The condition of having two different colored eyes is called Heterochromia. This condition has three different variants. -Complete heterochromia – one iris is a different color from the other.-Partial heterochromia or sectoral heterochromia – part of one iris is a different color from the rest of the iris. -Central heterochromia – an inner ring is a different color than the rest of the iris. heterochromia can be caused by a disease, a syndrome, or an injury. Melanin is a substance that determines your eye color. The colored eye may be hyperpigmented or hypopigmented. The surplus of melanin shows hyperplasia of the iris tissues, whereas a lack of melanin shows hypoplasia. heterochromia can be caused by a disease, a syndrome, or an injury. Even celebrities such as David Bowie, Christopher Walken, Dan Aykroyd, Jane Seymour and Mila Kunis have different colors.

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            On July 17, people celebrate the holiday Emoji Day for its symbolic icons. Before emojis, there were emoticons. Emotions mean emotions and images. You can find  Emotions inside the text. Emojis, pictured word, was developed in 1990 by Shigetaka Kurita. While working for NTT Docomo, a Japanese telecom company, Kurita design these pictured words on their pagers to make them more appealing to teens. Every year a new emojis come out. Websites such as keep track of all the emoji updates across all platforms and operating systems.  There are over 1800 emojis in the world today, many of them aren't even emotions. Emojis can also be food, transportation, an assortment of wild and domesticated animals to social platforms, weather.