National Cereal Day is Monday

Posted: 2:40 AM, Mar 07, 2016
Updated: 2016-03-07 11:46:29-05

It’s a day devoted to cereal!  Monday is National Cereal Day!

According to , cereal was first introduced to American diets during the Civil War. 

By 1939, thanks to sugar and marketing, cereal as a health food started to change. This spurred the rise of many of the sugary concoctions we see on store shelves today.