Hot cakes with butter and syrup have always proved a winner with my kids and most children I know. Heat your griddle and get ready to pour batter onto the pan this morning since it's International Pancake Day! Celebrate this festive day with a hearty breakfast, lunch or dinner of flapjacks made from your family's favorite recipe. Or check out Alpha Mom's tips to scoring them free at restaurants. Whether your youngsters like their stacks with blueberries, powdered sugar or peanut butter, this is one holiday that will keep their tummies from rumbling.