Cotton candy, spun sugar, a snackable and colorful cloud that sits atop a paper cone?

Whatever you call this singular treat, which has a fanciful flavor that can only be described as “cotton-candy-ish,” you know that it is something wonderful and whimsical, a treat that is enjoyed on a special day.

And April 29 is quite the important occasion: It’s World Wish Day, when the Make-A-Wish Foundation asks us to “restore hope with a wish.”

There are several ways to show your support for the generous foundation, which began granting wishes over four decades ago. Since its founding, the charity has made hundreds of thousands of dreams come true for children with critical illnesses.

You can donate directly to the Make-A-Wish Foundation site to play a part in its moving mission, or help create a fundraiser, or become a Wish Hero.

And stopping by a business that is raising money for Make-A-Wish? That is always an excellent idea, too.

NORMS Restaurants, the retro’d line-up of restaurants, has long held fundraisers for a number of organizations, and joined local events and efforts, too.

And on April 29, which is Make-A-Wish Foundation’s annual World Wish Day?

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