HOORAY! It's National Doughnut Week!
What do I have in common with Homer Simpson?
No, I’m not yellow and fat with only three strands of hair Doh! Its doughnuts or donuts USA style. It is no
secret that along with potato chips, cheese, pizza, steak and beer, doughnuts are one of Homer Simpson's favourite foods and who can blame him for his love affair with this gorgeous irresistible usually
ring-shaped piece of squidgy sweet fried dough?
So to discover National Doughnut Week, a whole week celebrating and encouraging us to eat doughnuts is without doubt absolute snack heaven and the perfect excuse to indulge even
more (if this is possible) in my beloved sugar sin! Seven whole days to sample an array of flavours, toppings and fillings - Oh my goodness I have died and gone to doughnut heaven!
However, to reach that full level of sugar filled haze appreciation it is an impossible task to eat just a single doughnut.
In fact, two is also pretty hard, stopping at three is a challenge but the great news is doughnuts come in boxes of 12 which is probably the most accurate serving size especially if you are in a sharing situation. And as one week is dedicated to the cause, I am just calculating how many boxes I will need whilst considering the recycling collection day!
Feeling stressed, bored or craving that sugary rush all you need to do is grab a doughnut, sit back and enjoy and experience a sweeter