Ladies mark your calendars and men start making your shopping lists, because International Men Make Dinner Day is only a week away.\nNo we didn't just make this up, it's actually a thing, and it all takes place on Thursday November 2nd, 2017.\nREAD ALSO: You Can Now Get The Starbucks "Zombie Frappucchino" In Montreal\n"Officially celebrated on the FIRST THURSDAY OF EVERY NOVEMBER, ‘National Men Make Dinner Day’ is what memories are made of. Keep your sense of humor handy along with your frying pan and who knows, this could be the start of something beautiful. Or charred."\nHere are the Official rules:\nYour man must voluntarily agree to participate without asking for a boys night out in return\n\t\n\t\n\tYour man chooses the recipe himself.\n\t\n\t\n\tThe recipe should have at least four ingredients and require more than one utensil to cook. \n\t\n\t\n\tYour man must shop for all the necessary ingredients.\n\t\n\t\n\tAsking questions like, "Where do you keep the ______" are strictly forbidden.\n\t\n\t\n\tYour man must keep the cooking area clean.\n\t\n\t\n\tYour man must set the table. \n\t\n\t\n\tAfter dinner, your man must do the dishes.\nAnd just in case you need a little encouragement here are the top 10 reasons to participate in National Men Make dinner day.\nWhile cooking, you can still wear your tool belt, simply replace the hammer with a whisk.\n\t\n\tSeveral recipes include beer as a legitimate ingredient.\n\t\n\t\n\tThe blender, the electric mixer and the food processor are loud enough to\n\t\n\t\n\tWhoever is cooking always gets the most attention from the dog.\n\t\n\t\n\tWhatever recipe you choose, you can name it after yourself. Example: tonight’s dinner is called ‘Doug’s Surprise’.\n\t\n\t\n\tDiscovering that ‘250 ml’ is the same as ‘8 ounces’ AND ‘1 cup’ is half the fun.\n\t\n\t\n\tSince YOU choose the recipe, it can be a turnip-free night.\n\t\n\t\n\tSome desserts, such as crème brulee, require the use of a propane torch. How much fun is that?!\n\t\n\t\n\tSince other husbands in your neighborhood are also cooking dinner, ironically this could be the ultimate male bonding experience\n\t\n\t\n\tParticipating in ‘National Men Make Dinner Day’ gives you optimum points with your wife. Use those points wisely!\nClick here for more information about Men Make Dinner Day.