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August 19, is Potato Day & Hot & Spicy Food Day

August 19, is Potato Day & Hot & Spicy Food Day

Quote of the Day
“Pray for peace and grace and spiritual food,For wisdom and guidance, for all these are good,but don’t forget the potatoes.”John Tyler Pettee, ‘Prayer and Potatoes’

TGIF, let the weekend begin!
Short and sweet or should I say hot and spicy!

Simple Potato Recipes
http://www.countryliving.com/food-drinks/g1050/simple-potato-recipes-1110/

Baked Jacket Potato How to make recipe perfect Potatoes

How to cook saute potatoes – Gordon Ramsay

How to roast potatoes
Share:
http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/technique/how-roast-potatoes

How to Make Hot & Spicy General Tso’s Chicken – Chinese Cooking

Indian Spicy Chicken Recipe How To Make Indian Spicy Chicken

3 Tricks to Cool Down Spicy Food
http://www.health.com/health/m/video/0,,20773494,00.html

Songs of the Day 🎵
Vengaboys – Hot Hot Hot

Spice Girls – Spice Up Your Life – emimusic

“Spice It Up” ORIGINAL SONG | RwnlPwnl

Closing Quote 🤔
“For me, a plain baked potato is the most delicious one….It is soothing and enough.”
M.F.K. Fisher

Keep a bottle of cold water with you, with today’s hot and spicy recipes, you may just need it! 😋

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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August 18, is National Soft Ice Cream Day & National Ice Cream Pie Day

August 18, is National Soft Ice Cream Day & National Ice Cream Pie Day

Quote of the Day
“I doubt whether the world holds for anyone a more soul-stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice cream.”
Heywood Campbell Brown (1888-1939)

Ice cream, ice cream we all scream for ice cream, oh my who does’nt love ice cream!

Soft Serve Ice Cream
http://www.chefsteps.com/activities/soft-serve-ice-cream

ChefSteps Soft Serve Ice Cream

7 BEST ICE CREAM RECIPES
http://m.food.ndtv.com/lists/7-best-ice-cream-recipes-747025

Betty’s Triple Chocolate Frozen Ice Cream Pie

Songs of the Day 🎵
Soft Tigers – Mr. Ice Cream (Waxmaster Remix)

“Twenty Eight Scoops of Ice Cream” by Brent Holmes – BrentHolmesKidsSong

Ice Cream Shop – Thrift Shop Parody – RosiesWorld

Closing Quote 🤔
“My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it’s on your plate that’s myphilosophy.”
Thornton Wilder

Have an awesome day and enjoy your ice cream day! See you back tomorrow for more……. 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
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August 17, is National Vanilla Custard Day

August 17, is National Vanilla Custard Day

Quote of the Day
“Custard:  A detestable substance produced by a malevolent conspiracy of the hen, the cow, and the cook.”
Ambrose Bierce, American writer (1842-1914) ‘The Devil’s Dictionary’ (1906)

It’s Wednesday hump day and all I need is a miracle to get me threw the day!
Welcome to my blog!
If your on summer vacation, its time to enjoy what’s left of this summer as we are lucky it has been alot of sunshine and not much rain with only 15 more days in August.

Lets begin today with National Vanilla Custard Day! 🙂

Classic Vanilla Custard – RECIPE

How To Make Easy Homemade Vanilla Custard From Scratch

Vanilla Custard Ice Cream Recipe – LeGourmetTV

Vanilla Custard Recipe
In The Kitchen With Kate

Songs of the Day 🔊
Custard Pie-Black Dog/Jimmy Page & Robert Plant_13.Feb.1996@Tokyo Budokan

Katrina & The Waves – Walking On Sunshine – emimusic

Blind Melon – No Rain (C) 1993 CAPITOL RECORDS – hqvids

Mike & The Mechanics – All I Need Is A Miracle – jpvieira

Closing Quote 👀
“A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.”
Aesop

Have a awesome day and enjoy your vanilla custards!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Blogger

August 16, is National Rum Day, National Bratwurst Day & National Tell a Joke Day

August 16, is National Rum Day, National Bratwurst Day & National Tell a Joke Day

Quote of the Day
“People who drink to drown their sorrow should be told that sorrow knows how to swim.”
~Ann Landers

Opening Joke of the day!
I will quit drinking when Captain Morgan puts his foot down.

Rum and Pineapple Juice Recipe | Summer Drinks | The New York Times

How its made Rum

How to make Coconut Rum – Tipsy Bartender

How to Make 5 Easy Rum Cocktails

The Ultimate Rum Punch.

http://www.rumtherapy.com/2013/03/10-best-tropical-rum-drinks/” title=”10 Best Tropical Rum Drinks” target=”_blank

Over 900 Rum Recipes:
http://www.1001cocktails.com/recipes/mixed-drinks/rum.html” title=”923 Recipes With Rum”

Closing Joke of the day!
Dear alcohol, We had a deal where you would make me funnier, smarter, and a better dancer… I saw the video… we need to talk.

How To Cook Bratwurst

Wayne Sargent’s ‘The Ultimate Bratwurst

Walks Into a Bar Jokes – Bartending Pro

The Top 50 Best Jokes of All Time

The 25 Best Two-Line Jokes Ever. #14 Is Priceless.
http://www.tickld.com/x/the-25-best-two-line-jokes-ever-14-is-priceless

Song of the Day 🎵
(OFFICIAL VIDEO)BEENIE MAN– RUM & REDBULL

Purchase The CD Today! Beenie Man:Back To Basics

Beenie Man:Back To Basics

Closing Quote 👀
“Perfect little body, without fault or stain on thee, With promise of strength and manhood full and fair! Though cold and stark and bare, The bloom and the charm of life doth awhile remain on thee.”
Robert Bridges

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Enjoy your day, have some rum with bratwurst and tell some jokes! Thumbs up¡👍 

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music/joke Blogger! 😉

August 15, is National Lemon Meringue Pie Day & National Relaxation Day

August 15, is National Lemon Meringue Pie Day & National Relaxation Day

Quote of the Day
“It is probable that the lemon is the most valuable of all fruit for preserving health.”
Maud Grieve: ‘A Modern Herbal’ (1931)

Let’s begin the day with a fan favorite dessert and a day we all deserve, it’s National Relaxation Day & Lemon Meringue Pie Day!

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         Yummy! Photo credit by Phil Lim

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe – LeGourmetTV

Belizean Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie
http://www.taste.com.au/recipes/19506/lemon+meringue+pie

Free ways to de-stress on National Relaxation Day
http://www.msn.com/en-us/video/sports/free-ways-to-de-stress-on-national-relaxation-day/vp-BBluEOL

National Relaxation Day
http://www.punchbowl.com/holidays/national-relaxation-day

Relaxing Music for Sleeping, Meditation, Studying, Calming New Age Music

1 Hour Spa Massage Music: Soft Instrumental Music, Relaxing Music, Instrumental Music ☯119

30 Relaxing Songs to Take the Edge Off While Driving …

Calm Down! 30 Relaxing Songs to Help You Chill Out While Driving

Best Relaxing Music 2016 – Guitar cover of popular songs of all time – Best guitar solo ever
Relaxing Piano Music

Relaxing Music: Chilled Out Hip-Hop And House Music …
http://www.capitalxtra.com/xplore/lists/relaxing-music-playlist/

Songs of the Day 🎵
Relax – Frankie goes to Hollywood

Led Zeppelin’s – “The Lemon Song” Covered by Zepparella – Pacific Northwest

Closing Quote 👀
“If you want more, you have to require more from yourself.”
Dr Phil, Motivational Author and Talk Show Host

Relax and enjoy your day along with the sunshine 🌞 and the nice Lemon 🍋Meringue Pie! 
See you back tomorrow! 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Foodie/Song Blogger

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August 14, is National Creamsicle Day

August 14 is National Creamsicle Day

Quote of the Day
“Sisters – they share the agony and the exhilaration. As youngsters they may share popsicles, chewing gum, hair dryers and bedrooms. When they grow up, they share confidences, careers and children, and some even chat for hours every day.”
~ Roxanne Brown

On a HOT🌞 day this is what you need, a nice cold Creamsicle!

The Adrenal Healing Creamsicle

Orange Creamsicle PROTEIN Shake Recipe (High Fiber)

Orange Creamsicles: Only 3 Ingredients!

Making Healthy Creamsicles

ORANGE CREAMSICLE – Raw, Dairy & Sugar Free!

Vegan Recipe: How to Make a Creamsicle | Edgy Veg

How to make an Orange Creamsicle – Tipsy Bartender

Creamsicle Martini
http://www.food.com/recipe/creamsicle-martini-249470

Song of the Day 💃
Cover Creamsicle Sunset Steve Vai by Salvador Esqueda

Closing Quote 👀
“We do not live to think, but, on the contrary, we think in order that we may succeed in surviving.”
Jose Ortega Y. Gasset

The weather around here is nothing but rain all summer and its time for some sumshine 🌞 and the creamsicles! 🤑
So no more rain for the rest of August would be nice to for the remaining of the summer.  Have an awesome day 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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August 13, is National Filet Mignon Day & International Lefthanders Day

August 13, is National Filet Mignon Day & International Lefthanders Day

Quote of the Day
“Nearly everyone wants as least one outstanding meal a day.” Duncan Hines

Today is a great day to grill your filet mignon with using your left hand today, because it’s International Lefthanders Day and if your a righthander like me, maybe all of us righthanders should try being lefthanders for a day and see how we do! Who knows the filet mignon may turn out to be awesome and you didn’t know you had the skills in you to do things with your lefthand!
It’s o.k. to be born either way!
All the best!

Best Filet Mignon – Grilling the Perfect Filet

Filet Mignon: Recipe:

How To Cook: Perfect Filet Mignon: BEST:Pan/Oven:Di Kometa-Dishin’ With Di #45

Seared Filet Mignon
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/seared-filet-mignon-recipe.html

The Manhattan Filet Steak – How to Turn a NY Strip into a Filet Mignon

Filet Mignon Recipes
http://www.foodnetwork.com/topics/filet-mignon-recipes.html

How to Cook a Perfect Filet Mignon
http://www.noreciperequired.com/technique/how-cook-perfect-filet-mignon#

I’m A lefty – Left Handers Day, August 13th Song

5 reasons why being left-handed is great
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/the-filter/10704951/5-reasons-why-being-left-handed-is-great.html

12 Little-Known Facts About Left-Handers
http://www.everydayhealth.com/healthy-living-pictures/little-known-facts-about-lefthanders.aspx

12 Crazy Facts About Lefthanded People – LOLWOT

James Bay – Left Hand Free (Alt-J Cover) | Transmitter Versions

Songs of the Day 🎵
Lady Gaga – Born This Way

Lefty’s Lament – a song for Left Handers Day

Closing Quote 👀
“Salt is the policeman of taste: it keeps the various flavors of a dish in order and restrains the stronger from tyrannizing over the weaker.”Margaret Visser, 20th century author

Thank you for dropping by, and see you back tomorrow! Enjoy trying your left hand today in doing things that you usually use your righthand! Good luck and let me know how you do! 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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August 12, is Toasted Almond Bar Day, Julienne Fries Day & Vinyl Record Day

August 12, is Toasted Almond Bar Day, Julienne Fries Day & Vinyl Record Day

Quote of the Day
“Too much work, and no vacation, Deserves at least a small libation.So hail! my friends, and raise your glasses; Work’s the curse of the drinking classes.”
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

Today lots of great resources for Vinyl Record Day, and don’t forget to check out the song of the day at the end of today’s page, oh and turn up your volume on your speakers! 🎛🔊

So today we begin with……
Toasted Almond Ice Cream Balls Recipe
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/toasted-almond-ice-cream-balls

Ice Cream – Toasted Almond Ice Cream Bars – Chef Kendra’s Easy Cooking!

TOASTED ALMOND MACAROON BARS
http://m.landolakes.com/recipe/3066/toasted-almond-macaroon-bars

Toasted Almond Drink Recipe

How to Julienne a Potato – No Recipe Required.com

Knife Skills – How to Julienne a Potato

The Day Is Here For All You Vinyl Lovers!
National Vinyl Record Day Founder

August 12, 2017 is Vinyl Record Day
http://www.vinylrecordday.com/

The best and the worst of Record Store Day 2016… 

The best and the worst of Record Store Day 2016

Bluetooth Record Players: Vinyl Without the Clutter
https://www.wsj.com/articles/bluetooth-record-players-vinyl-without-the-clutter-1493923076

Why Vinyl Sounds Better Than CD, Or Not

Turntable Basics – How to get into vinyl: 5 tips you NEED to know

List of best-selling albums
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_best-selling_albums

Greatest Music Album Of All Time http://www.besteveralbums.com/

Top 10 Greatest Best-Selling Albums of All Time


DJ Equipment, DJ Speakers, Turntables, and DJ Packages on Sale at KPODJ


DJ Equipment and Pro Audio on Sale

Check Out The Great Sales Today, You Don’t Want To Miss Out, It’s Just A Click Away! Also Share This With Your DJ Friends Or Want To Be DJ! ☺🎵

Songs of the Day 🔊
M|A|R|R|S – Pump Up The Volume (Official Video)

Dead Or Alive – You Spin Me Round (Like a Record) DeadOrAliveVEVO

Why You Ate My Fries? Autotune Fun – Tedy

Closing Quote 👀
“Too much of a good thing can be wonderful.”
Mae West

Happy shopping for those old and new records, check out online at Amazon for great deals!
http://www.amazon.ca/?_encoding=UTF8&tag=viphosspa-20&ref_=pe_1754180_133896240

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Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger

August 11, is National Raspberry Tart Day, Son and Daughter Day & Presidential Joke Day

August 11, is National Raspberry Tart Day, Son and Daughter Day & Presidential Joke Day

Quote of the Day
“It does happen to give raspberries their flavour, but there are many other molecules that are needed to make space raspberries ”
Arnaud Belloche, an astronomer at the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy in Bonn, Germany

Sweet Julia | Mini Raspberry Tarts

Raspberry Tart Recipe – (pastry cream filled )
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=JsLAT-uirIQ#

Tantalizing Raspberry Tarts

Raspberry Tart
http://baking.food.com/recipe/tantalizing-raspberry-tarts-363473

CHOCOLATE RASPBERRY TART RECIPE How To Cook That Ann Reardon

Vegan Raspberry Chocolate Tart
http://mayihavethatrecipe.com/2014/06/19/vegan-raspberry-chocolate-tart/

Son and Daughter Day
http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/August/sondaughterday.htm

Presidential Joke Day
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington By Dan Zak April 27
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/arts-and-entertainment/wp/2016/04/27/the-single-best-joke-told-by-every-president-from-obama-to-washington/

Songs of the Day 🎵
Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine

“Precious Time” Top Songs for Father Daughter Dance-Mother Son Wedding Song-American Dreamers – AmericanDreamersTV

Closing Quote 👀
“Nothing in life is more important than the ability to communicate effectively.”
— Gerald R. Ford, 38th President of the United States

Enjoy your raspberry tarts, but mostly enjoy and love your sons and daughters. Live live to the fullest and laugh till you can’t laugh anymore!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

August 10, is National S’mores Day & National Lazy Day

August 10, is National S’mores Day & National Lazy Day

Quote of the Day
“My tongue is smiling.” 🤑
Abigail Trillin

Show
More
Of
Recipes
Eatting
S’mores

The 40 S’mores Recipes You Need Right Now
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/13/smores-recipes-cake-cookies_n_1563378.html

S’more Recipes – How to Make S’Mores Indoors

Frozen S’mores Bars | Just Add Sugar

How to Make Rilakkuma S’mores
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GR0z80V7U58#

S’mores Nacho Recipe (Phantom Gourmet)

How to Make S’mores Cupcakes – Layered Cupcake Recipe

Your Camp Cookbook:
http://www.sunset.com/m/food-wine/kitchen-assistant/new-smores-recipes” Your Camp Cookbook”

Songs of the Day ♩
S’MORES – buckhowdy

Bruno Mars – The Lazy Song [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

She.go – Lazy Daes (Music Video)
ELEVATOR

Closing Quote 🙄
“When you believe and think “I can,” you activate your motivation, commitment, confidence, concentration and excitement – all of which relate directly to achievement.”
— Dr. Jerry Lynch

Have a great day and enjoy some S’mores in doors or out doors today while relaxing by a camp fire and listening to some Bruno Mars the lazy song today! Lol 😴

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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