National Potato Day is August 19, so if you like spuds, this one's for you! Potatoes have been a popular food for centuries so it's about time we recognize this versatile and ap-peeling favorite. Mashed, smashed, chipped, or covered in cheese, potatoes can be eaten with just about every meal — or as a meal!
International Bow Day is observed on August 19 to cherish the glory of bows and how have they have evolved over the years. Bows appear in a series of permutations, from gracing the neck of the wisest men to enhancing the looks of gowns or being simply used as a hair accessory.