Talk, Dress, Sing, Eat and LEARN Like a Pirate!

Ahoy, Edu-mateys! September 19th is Talk Like a Pirate Day, so wouldn’t it be fun to feast like a pirate too (yikes, don’t forget napkins!)? With a watermelon pirate ship and pizza-turned-treasure map, you can bet Betty Crocker‘s easy, kid-approved menu will please every pirate it meets.



Pirate Cake

Yo, ho, ho and a pirate eye patch! This striped cake is really fun to make and made easy with help from Betty Crocker cake mix, ready-made frosting and Fruit by the Foot. The how-to video takes you through each step while Betty’s cake template shows you exactly where to cut.

Treasure Map Pizza

X marks the spot on our simple but delicious pizza made with Pillsbury Artisan Pizza Crust, store-bought pizza sauce (or if you’re hankerin’ to cook — a homemade one!) and shredded mozzarella cheese. To decorate, add a trail of sliced black olives, make trees with green peppers and pretzel sticks, and finish with a tiny red pepper pirate ship.

Check out MORE pirate-approved recipes on the Betty Crocker website.


DIY Pirate Eye Patch


Here’s a great, last-minute way to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day – homemade pirate eye patches! Just print the template from Guildcraft’s website, color, and add a string! Even the Educents office is getting festive this year! Want to see the Educents team act like pirates? Check out our Instagram and Facebook!


Sing the (Kid-Friendly) Pirate Song

Straight from the official Talk Like a Pirate Day offices, Cap’n Slappy, Ol’ Chumbucket and Chumpail sing an original pirate ditty composed by Slappy himself! Sing this song with your knee-high pirates today!

How do you celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day? Share with us!