national lemon meringue pie day August 15 2012, 0 Comments

image via pixel whisk

Look. We have no idea who creates holidays like Lemon Meringue Pie Day, but we're not mad. Any excuse to enjoy buttery crust with smooth lemon curd, all topped with a fluffy white cloud of meringue, is a holiday we can get behind. We've scoured the internet to bring you three of the cutest recipes for lemon meringue-inspired sweets that your whole family will love.

Big Hair Lemon Lime Meringue Tarts by Pink Parsley - These little gems feature sky-high meringue, just like we like it.

Deceiving Lemon Meringues by Pixel Whisk - These only look like deviled eggs. In reality, they're adorable meringues filled with creamy lemon mouse. They're even topped with "paprika" made from sugar! (see above)

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes by Bakerita - If you're a cupcake fiend, look no further than these delish mini-cakes, full of tangy lemon filling.