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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 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


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DJ Equipment and Pro Audio on Sale

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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

See you back here tomorrow for more great stuff! Don’t forget to click like & share my blog page!👍
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Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger

August 8, is National Frozen Custard Day, National Zucchini Day, National Dollar Day & Happiness Happens Day

August 8, is National Frozen Custard Day, National Zucchini Day, National Dollar Day & Happiness Happens 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)

Today is your day for Happiness to Happen, lets start off with this great recipe to kick start a happy day! Enjoy today’s blog! 😊

Dark Chocolate and Cinnamon Frozen Custard
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/dark-chocolate-and-cinnamon-frozen-custard/?sitepref=ar

Top 10 zucchini recipes (image 1 of 10)
http://www.taste.com.au/gallery/top+10+zucchini+recipes,261

How to Make Zucchini Noodles | 5 EASY WAYS

How To Make Zucchini Noodles | Healthy Recipes

Zucchini Parmesan Crisps
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ellie-krieger/zucchini-parmesan-crisps-recipe/ellies-zucchini-parmesan-chips.html

Zucchini Fries Recipe

Zucchini Pad Thai With Citrus Ginger Dressing – Raw Vegan Recipe

Gwyneth Paltrow Makes Fried Zucchini Pasta on Rachael Ray

Curtis Stone’s Potato and Zucchini Enchiladas with Habanero Salsa – See more at: http://www.rachaelrayshow.com/food/recipes/20147_curtis_stone_s_potato_and_zucchini_enchiladas_with_habanero_salsa/#sthash.gDCdrnU7.dpuf

Zucchini Pasta with Creamy Avocado Sauce

The Zucchini Cactus Rose Flower – Advanced Lesson 16 By Mutita Art Of Fruit And Vegetable Carving
Mutita Edible Art

National Dollar Day: Famous and not-so-famous quotes about money
http://www.examiner.com/article/national-dollar-day-famous-and-not-so-famous-quotes-about-money

August 8th is Happiness Happens Day and International Day of Happiness is on March 20….Why can’t the World all just be Happy, not once but twice a year, come on we all need to do better than that! Share the Happiness, Joy and Peace ✌along with the Love 💖 of Life and the Love of Music!  😃♩..Let it Happen everyday!
http://tidbitfun.com/08/08/happy/

Happiness Happens Day: 15 Quotes About Being Happy To Celebrate August Holiday
http://www.ibtimes.com/happiness-happens-day-2015-15-quotes-about-being-happy-celebrate-august-holiday-2044638

Happiness Happens 20 Tips Increase Your Happiness
http://www.yourtango.com/experts/david—cindy-taylor/happiness-happens-20-tips-increase-your-happiness

Top 20 ‘Happy’ Songs of All Time 🌟
http://m.billboard.com/entry/view/id/82704

Songs of the Day ♩
Lost Witness – Happiness Happening (Lange Radio Mix)

Closing Quote 🙄
“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” — J.R.R. Tolkien

Hope you enjoy today’s Holiday’s Be happy, save a dollar💲, enjoy the nice sunny🌞 day along with your favor zucchini recipe and share your awesome smile 😊 …. Because today is Happiness happens that begin with you! 😉
If you like todays post give it a like and share with all your awesome followers on your social media networks! Please and Thank you, well appreciate! 👍✌

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

August 6, is National Root Beer Float Day

August 6, is National Root Beer Float Day

Quote of the Day
“….the egg creams of Avenue A in New York and the root beer float….are among the high points of American gastronomic inventiveness.”
Mark Kurlansky, ‘Choice Cuts’ (2002)

Welcome to the world of Root Beer Floats, yours to discover!

World’s Best Root Beer Float

Root Beer Floats, Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/bobby-flay/root-beer-floats-recipe.html

Root Beer Russian Float – Rachael Ray
http://www.rachaelrayshow.com/recipe/16986_Root_Beer_Russian_Float/

High Protein ROOT BEER Float Recipe!

How to make the Jagermeister Root Beer Float – Tipsy Bartender

How To Make The Root Beer Float Cocktail

10 Easy Ice-Cream-and-Soda Recipes Under 300 Calories
http://www.self.com/flash/recipes-blog/2014/08/10-fun-ice-cream-floats/

Turn Root Beer Floats Into Popsicles!
http://www.popsugar.com/food/Root-Beer-Float-Popsicle-Recipe-35354446

Song of the Day 🎸
Billy Joel, Root Beer Rag

Closing Quote 🤔
“Give me some root beer, chug-a-lug, chug-a-lug, chug-a-lug.”
The Beach Boys

Have an awesome day and enjoy making your favor root beer float drink! 🍺

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

August 5, is National Oyster Day, Green Peppers Day, National Jamaica Patty Day & Work Like a Dog Day

August 5, is National Oyster Day & Green Peppers Day, National Jamaica Patty Day & Work Like a Dog Day

Quote of the Day
Describing Ostend oysters: “small and rich, looking like little ears enfolded in shells, and melting between the palate and the tongue like salted sweets.”
Guy de Maupassant (1850-1893) ‘Bel Ami’

Welcome to another exciting day on VIP Hospitality Space, things just don’t happen over night, things are happening because I’m working like a dog through the night! That’s what makes a blogger passionate to his work and to his followers! The willing to work like a dog day! Enjoy my picks for the day!

Chef Steps Tips & Tricks: Best Way to Shuck an Oyster

Techiques How To Shuck Oyster
http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/technique/how-shuck-oyster

The Right Way to Eat Oysters – Stop Eating it Wrong, Episode 8 –
ZAGAT

Willapa Oysters: Happiness On The Half Shell ”
http://www.thenibble.com/zine/archives/willapa-oysters.asp”

BBQ Oysters Recipe

Green Peppers Day!
16 BEST BELL PEPPER RECIPES
http://www.kitchendaily.com/read/16-best-bell-pepper-recipes

Baked Eggs in Stuffed Peppers Plus Friday Faves
http://www.foodiecrush.com/2013/09/baked-eggs-in-stuffed-peppers/

27 Ways To Make Your Bell Peppers Less Boring
http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/1672039

How to Make Stuffed Green Peppers

National Jamaica Patty Day
https://nationaldaycalendar.com/national-jamaican-patty-day-first-saturday-in-august/

The Best Jamaican Patties in Toronto
http://www.blogto.com/toronto/the_best_jamaican_patties_in_toronto/

Patty Day: Celebrating a peaceful end to Toronto’s beef patty wars
http://m.metronews.ca/#/article/news/toronto/2015/02/23/patty-day-celebrating-a-peaceful-end-to-torontos-beef-patty-wars.html

Jamaican Beef Patties Recipe: How To Make Jamaican Beef Patties”

Delicious Flaky Golden Crust Spicy Jamaican Beef’ Patties | Vegan Style | Korenn Rachelle

August 5, is also Work Like a Dog Day

http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/August/worklikeadog.htm

Working Like A Dog!
http://www.mnn.com/family/pets/photos/10-companies-that-let-you-bring-your-dog-to-work/working-like-a-dog

Songs of the Day ♩
Dolly Parton – Nine to Five

The Oyster Is Our Friend – Folk Song – Lloyd Vivola

Career of Evil Blue Oyster Cult Best Buy Theater 11.5.12 –
John Sharples

Who Let the Dogs out – yousab sameeh

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Closing Quote 🤔
“As life is action and passion, it is required of a man that he should share the passion and action of his time, at the peril of being not to have lived.”
Oliver Wendell Holmes

There you have it! Today enjoy the oysters, green peppers, Patties and keep working like a dog without the bark of course! Lol 😉
Be passionate, take action today and share me, like me, follow me or nominate me for a weblog award as a person under the categories for food, music & humor or education!
Please and Thank you, well appreciate! 😊
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Thanks,

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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August 30, is National Toasted Marshmallow Day

August 30, is National Toasted Marshmallow Day

Quote of the Day
“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.” Marianne Williamson

Short and sweet today!

27 Marshmallow Treats That Are Even Better Than S’mores
http://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelysanders/fabulous-mallows#.dx3GK2VQM

9 Creative Marshmallow Recipes 
http://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/recipe-collections-favorites/desserts/marshmallow-recipes

Toasted Marshmallow S’more Bars — Dessert Recipe

Toasted Marshmallow Shot Glass

How to Roast the Ultimate Marshmallow

Toasted Marshmallow PROTEIN Oatmeal Recipe

Toasted Coconut Marshmallows
Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ina-garten/toasted-coconut-marshmallows-recipe2.html

Songs of the Day
Tied To You (The Marshmallow Song) by Stevie Jewel Produced by Mama Jan Smith Official Lyric Video

The Marshmallow Song

Closing Quote
“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

Have a great marshmallow day!
See you back here tomorrow…..

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

August 20, is Lemonade Day & National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day

August 20, is Lemonade Day & National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day

Quote of the Day
“One day can change your life. One day can ruin your life. All of life is three or four big days that change everything.”
–Beverly Donofrio –

Welcome to another hot sunny day! Depending on what part of the world your in? lol ….
It seems lots of us are on holidays for what is left in August, everyone disapearing to enjoy the rest of this nice weather outside. I wonder if everyone is out playing Pokmon Go? Lol …… 🙂
http://www.pcworld.com/article/3095714/software-games/new-pokmon-go-maps-show-you-where-to-catch-em-all.html
Oh well don’t worry today is Lemonade Day and we can use one on a hot summer day!
Start making some fresh lemonade and get your kids to open up a lemonde stand and start selling! A good way to teach them to become entrepreneurs in starting a new business and also learn about money at a young age! Good luck!

How To Make A Great Lemonade Stand – Bethany G

How to Sell Lots of Lemonade at a Lemonade Stand
http://m.wikihow.com/Sell-Lots-of-Lemonade-at-a-Lemonade-Stand

How to Run a Lemonade Stand
http://m.wikihow.com/Run-a-Lemonade-Stand

Best ‘Lemonade Stand’ Tips
http://www.bestgaragesaletips.com/best-lemonade-stand-tips.html

Secret Recipe (100% satisfaction most of the time)
http://www.gamefaqs.com/boards/920188-lemonade-tycoon/49410506

State Fair Lemon Shake-Up’s!! (homemade lemonade recipe)

How to Make the Perfect Lemonade

Adult Lemonade Recipes/
http://www.brit.co/adult-lemonade-recipes/

Chocolate Pecan Pie
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/chocolate-pecan-pie-recipe.html

Chocolate Pecan Pie
http://www.chow.com/recipes/10449-chocolate-pecan-pie

Chocolate Pecan Pie
http://m.allrecipes.com/#/recipe/13611/chocolate-pecan-pie-i/

Songs of the Day
Alexandra Stan – Lemonade (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO)

DJ Antoine feat. Akon – Holiday (DJ Antoine vs Mad Mark 2k15 Video Edit) (Official Lyric Video) Kontor.TV

Madcon – Don’t Worry feat. Ray Dalton (Official Video) Warner Music Germany

Closing Quote
“We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from reallemons.” Alfred E. Newman 

Enjoy, be happy, don’t worry and feel free to share and like today’s blog because it’s the weekend! 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
National Food Day Blogger

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