There is no better way to start your morning off than with a tall stack of pancakes, especially when its National Pancake Day! Make sure to celebrate today with family and friends, maybe even enjoy breakfast for dinner. Here is some interesting facts about your favorite breakfast treat that you might not have known:

Maple syrup which is often used as a topping, was originally a sweet drink which was discovered by the Algonquin Indians.

The first pancake mix  which was sold commercially was Aunt Jemima pancake flour. It was invented in 1889  in St. Joseph, Missouri.

It is common in France to touch the handle of the frying pan and to make a wish while the pancake is turned, holding a coin in one hand.

Now go out there and enjoy yourself some pancakes.