5 Ways to Celebrate Fortune Cookie Day


Do you like celebrating year round? If you don’t like to wait for major national holidays to roll around, then start celebrating the lesser known holidays. Did you know that just about every day of the year has been designated as a “holiday”? Celebrating the wacky and fun day can bring tons of enjoyment. That’s why we are planning on making every day a holiday. Here are 5 Fun Ways to Celebrate Fortune Cookie Day!

What is Fortune Cookie Day? Well, as far as we can tell, it’s the day to have our dreams come true. Just ask your fortune cookie! {bawahh!} If you love getting your fortune wrapped up in a lightly crunchy cookie, then today is your day! Did you know that there is dispute over who invented the fortune cookie? Common sources say that the fortune cookies were made by the San Francisco bakery, Benkyodo. However, David Jung of Los Angeles says he invented the cookie in 1918. Fortune Cookie Day falls on September 13th of every year. We love seeing if our fortune with come true, so this September Holidays is enjoyed by us!

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How are you going to celebrate Fortune Cookie Day? We are planning on making our own! Wee! Here are a few excellent fortune cookie recipes, and don’t forget to check out some of these other fun ways we’ve come up with to celebrate the day like touring a Fortune Cookie Factory!

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Fortune Cookie

1. Bet you thought making Homemade Fortune Cookies was to difficult. We DID! That’s why we love this FORTUNE COOKIE MAKER! Why not try your hand at making your own fortune cookies? You can make them extra special with fun recipes. Dip them in chocolate and add sprinkles for fortune cookies no one will be able to resist!


2. Everyone loves a fortune cookie, but if you don’t want to mess with making one that is edible, here’s How to Make a Paper Fortune Cookie! They are perfect for Fortune Cookie Day (of course), but also for occasions such as Valentine’s Day, birthdays, and wedding receptions.

Cookie Recipes

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3. There are tons of online recipes for making Homemade Fortune Cookies, but we really like this one! It looks, crispy, crunchy and authenic. You can always jazz up your fortune cookies with chocolate, sprinkles and the like.

Fortune Cookie Sayings


3. Here are a BUNCH of fortune cookie sayings perfect for your paper or edible fortune cookies!

Celebrate Fortune Cookie Day!

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4. Give a nod to Fortune Cookie Day with this adorable fortune cookie necklace. We can’t get over how cute it is! How fun would it be to put in a new fortune each time you wear it?


5. Tour a Fortune Cookie Factory! If you happen to be in San Francisco today, pop into the San Francisco Fortune Cookie Factory. They are open every day from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm and the tours are FREE!

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