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Monday is National Waffle Day

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Anyone heading to school on Monday shouldn’t leave home without a good hearty breakfast.

After all, it’s National Waffle Day, according to

The website said the first U.S. patent for a waffle iron was issued to Cornelius Swarthout of Troy, NY on Aug. 24, 1869.

As a result, waffle lovers celebrate that date each year.

Researchers said the first known recipe for waffles dates back to the 14th century.

Check out some delicious waffle recipes on

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