Did You Know January 4 is National Spaghetti Day? Eat Up the Pasta!

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Did You Know January 4 is National Spaghetti Day? Eat Up theJanuary 4 spaghetti day image Pasta!

by Silicon Valley REALTOR Michelle Carr Crowe

Spaghetti is one of my favorite meals, so a day to celebrate by eating spaghetti sounds delicious to me!

Did you know that spaghetti is just one of over 600 shapes of pasta. Not surprisingly, it is one of the most popular shapes. The word spaghetti means "thin string".

While today we associate spaghetti with Italy, Arabic people sold dried spaghetti-like noodles in open markets back in the early 1200's according to www.holidayinsights.com. And pasta was cooked in China as far back at 5000 BC.

Thomas Jefferson brought spaghetti back from Naples, Italy in 1789. With the later influx of Italian immigrants, spaghetti became familiar to many Americans. Today each American eats about 20 pounds of pasta per year.

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Michelle C. Carr-Crowe, Cal BRE #00901962, and the Get Results Team (established by the late Silicon Valley super agent Judy Carr) are known as the "Lynbrook and Cupertino Schools Experts." Coaching clients to success is Michelle's passion, making her a creative catalyst for positive change in people's lives. She is a Silicon Valley-based multi-million dollar real estate consultant, coach and trainer who works by referral only.

Her designations include: Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), Accredited Consultant of Real Estate (ACRE), Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS), Accredited Staging Professional (ASP), Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE),  Property Marketing Expert (PME), Real Estate CyberSpace Specialist (RECS), and Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES). Michelle is in the process of obtaining her Global Property Specialist and Certified International Property Specialist designations. In addition, she is an internationally-published freelance writer with over 1,000 traditional articles in print and online, as well as over 65,000 blog posts on Blogger, ActiveRain, Examiner, FaceBook, Realtor, Trulia, RealBird and others. She enjoys reading, traveling, animals, nature, family, dancing, staging, consulting, coaching and praying. Check out her blog at www.activerain.com/results or visit her online at www.michellejudycarr.com or www.lynbrookhighhomes.com. For RE$ult$ ... Just Call ... (408) 252-8900.


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Jerry Murphy, CRS, SRES
Long Realty West Valley - Anthem, AZ
Anthem, Phoenix, and Scottsdale AZ Real Estate

Mmmmmmm, I love spaghetti.  One of those dishes that I could probably eat every day and never tire of.

Jan 04, 2017 09:15 AM #1
Belinda Spillman
Aspen Lane Real Estate Colorful Colorado - Aurora, CO
Colorado Living!

Oh shoot.  I didn't know this.  Spaghetti is one of my fav's!!!  I will have to celebrate.

Jan 04, 2017 09:41 AM #2
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Please don't tell my husband....this is one of his favorite dishes!  He grew up on Sunday pasta dinners with rich meat "gravy".  The gravy simmered all day with neck bones, sausage and home made meatballs with green raisins and pine nuts.  YUM!  I know this because I had to learn how to cook it from his mother!

Jan 04, 2017 11:32 AM #3
Zurple Marketing Team
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Thank you for sharing Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900 


This is the perfect excuse to cook up some pasta on this cooler winter evening.

Jan 04, 2017 01:55 PM #4
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I love pasta and spaghetti is one of my favorites. I didn't know there was a day for this noodle. That's very interesting. 

Jan 04, 2017 02:27 PM #5
Michelle Carr-Crowe-Top 1% Diamond Certified Real Estate Team Sells Cupertino San Jose Homes-Just Call 408-252-8900
Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! - San Jose, CA
Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years

I know, this is a great excuse to make some yummy spaghetti on this yucky winters day.

Jan 04, 2017 02:28 PM #6
Alexander- Slocum
Premiere Property Group, LLC - Vancouver Washington - Vancouver, WA
Realty Team- Vancouver WA Real Estate

Hi Michelle, thanks for settling tonight's dinner menu.  I told this to Kat and she said "Wow! Let's have Spaghetti for Dinner! (- with Sourdough Bread and Green Peas).   John and Kat

Jan 04, 2017 03:02 PM #7
David Martin (703) 585-4687
Fairfax Realty - Fairfax, VA
Making Realty Dreams a Reality

Everyday is Pasta day for those of us who love it !

I will add Wishing Everyone Happy and Successful New Year!

Jan 01, 2018 03:46 PM #8
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