Maybe it's because today is National Pecan Day!
Now I usually don't like sweets... and rarely eat them... but in honor of this nutty day, I thought I'd make an exception.
little tidbit: Did you know that the pecan tree is the only nut tree native to North America?? ok..neither did I until I looked it up...
Check out some of these fabulous ways to celebrate pecans~! (thanks to tastespotting)
click on the photo to be taken to the site with the recipes!
Bourbon Pecan Tart
Pecan Roulade with praline mousse and caramel sauce.
Chocolate Chunk and Pecan Cookies..... (fresh from the oven)
Now go out and EAT PECANS!!!