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October 20, is National Brandied Fruit Day

October 20, is National Brandied Fruit Day

Quote of the Day
“Why not go out on a limb? That’s were the fruit is.”
Will Rogers (1879-1935)

Thank you for visiting my blog, short and sweet today with not much going on, just some brandied fruit

Hot Brandied Fruit
http://ifood.tv/fruit/115069-hot-brandied-fruit

Brandied Fruit Starter
http://www.justapinch.com/recipes/sauce-spread/fruit-sauce/brandied-fruit-starter-2.html

Brandy-Fruit
http://food52.com/recipes/2543-brandy-fruit

Genny Cooks Brandied Fruit

Famous Birthday’s Today
Snoop Dogg
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/snoop-dogg.html

Top 10 Snoop Dogg Songs

Song of the Day 🎵
Snoop Dogg – Drop It Like It’s Hot ft. Pharrell Williams

Closing Quote 🤔
“Give me book, fruit, French wine, and fine weather and a little music out of doors played by someone I do not know.”John Keats

Have a great day and see you back here tomorrow!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food & Beverage Blogger

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October 12, is National Gumbo Day & Cookbook Launch Day

October 12, is National Gumbo Day & Cookbook Launch Day

Quote of the Day
“Gumbo, of all other products of the New Orleans cuisine, represents a most distinctive type of the evolution of good cookery under the hands of the famous Creole Cuisinieres of old New Orleans.”‘
The Picayune’s Creole Cook Book’ (1901)

Short and sweet today!

The Best Cajun Gumbo Recipe

Best. Gumbo. Ever.
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/best-gumbo-ever-84440550/

Cookbook Launch Day
http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/October/cookbooklaunchday.htm

Use Blurb to Make Your Cookbook. Add Your Recipes, Photos & Artwork
http://www.blurb.ca/cookbooks?gclid=Cj0KEQjwkeiwBRCzmo-wiKL49pEBEiQAhvGKYe7Y_9ExJB3Wopuz-Uv2sQkGwLZeGN0AAY6wLpsjEKYaApKU8P8HAQ

Songs of the Day
I Will Play For Gumbo

Closing Quote
“Most turkeys taste better the day after, my mother’s tasted better the day before.”
Rita Rudner, comedian

Have a good day, enjoy your food with a good cookbook to read!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Blogger

May 15, is National Chocolate Chip Day & International Day of Families 

May 15, is National Chocolate Chip Day & International Day of Families

Quote of the Day
“Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o’clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.”
Barbara Jordan

Today’s Source for the Amazing Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes

World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookie

25 Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes
http://sallysbakingaddiction.com/2013/03/07/25-chocolate-chip-cookie-recipes/

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe EVER!
http://savorysweetlife.com/2009/10/alices-chocolate-chip-cookie-recipe/

Top 10 Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes
http://www.recipe4living.com/articles/top_10_chocolate_chip_cookie_recipes.htm?fullweb=1

World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

How to Make the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Happy International Day of Families from my family to your family! 🙂
Family Quotes that Speak about Unconditional Love
http://www.great-inspirational-quotes.com/family-quotes.html

Inspiring Beautiful Collection of 16 Family Quotes – Quotes Empire

Family quotes.
Chaîne de MsAmeur

Top 10s: Quotes About Your Family Quotes

65 Beautiful Family Quotes – Quotes and Sayings – The Fresh Quotes

65 Beautiful Family Quotes

Songs of the Day
COOKIE DANCE – CHIP CHOCOLATE (Official Music Video)

Sledge & Jade – We Are Family – MoondogMayne

Madonna – Keep It Together [Blonde Ambition Tour] Madonna Tours

Christina Aguilera – Monday Morning MUSIC VIDEO 2012 –
TheCasperXtina

Closing Quote
“At the end of the day, a loving family should find everything forgivable.”
Mark V. Olsen and Will Sheffer

Have an amazing day with your family and enjoy the world’s best chocolate chip cookies with them, share the love, like and follow my blog! 🙂
See you back tomorrow!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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April 27, is National Prime Rib Day & Tell a Story Day

April 27, is National Prime Rib Day & Tell a Story Day

Quote of the Day
“The smell of roasting meat together with that of burning fruit wood and dried herbs, as voluptuous as incense in a church, is enough to turn anyone into a budding gastronome.”
Claudia Roden, food writer, ‘Picnic’ (1981)

Today is another day, another food day and another Woldwide holiday and a chance to tell a story day! Oh my……… anyone got a good one to share on hospitality? I have lots to share but can drag on forever, lol

Today’s Source for Prime Rib Recipes

Top 10 Prime Rib Recipes
http://bbq.about.com/od/primeribrecipes/tp/10primerib.htm

Slow-Roasted Prime Rib au Jus Recipe
http://www.chow.com/recipes/30234-slow-roasted-prime-rib-au-jus#!

Red Wine Marinated Roasted Beef Tenderloin
http://www.seriouseats.com/2014/04/red-wine-marinated-roasted-beef-tenderloin-wi.html?ref=title

Perfect Prime Rib Roast Recipe – How To Cook Prime Rib Roast:
http://whatscookingamerica.net/Beef/ClassicPrimeRib.htm

Prime Rib – How to cook Perfect Prime Rib – BETTER THAN IN A RESTAURANT – TheWolfePit

How to Cook the Best Prime Rib Beef Roast Part 1 of 2 (Sous Vide)
Dave Cheung

How to Cook the Best Prime Rib – Part 2 of 2 – Dave Cheung

Prime Rib Roast Recipe (Cedar Planked)

Advanced Prime Rib Cooking Techniques, How To Cook Prime Rib

Tell a Story Day
Once Upon a Time
http://www.sunilbali.com/2016/04/once-upon-a-time/

Songs of the Day ♩
Big Vic – Rib Song (Drake – Best I ever had remix) Etherwar
http://youtu.be/3etDDG6xTrA

Kelis – Jerk Ribs (Official Video)
http://youtu.be/wQgppPHXJSs

Out Getting Ribs – Zoo Kid/King Krule

Janet Jackson – What Have You Done For Me Lately

Fifth Harmony – Worth It ft. Kid Ink

Fifth Harmony – Work from Home ft. Ty Dolla $ign

Fifth Harmony – BO$$ (BOSS)

One Direction – Story of My Life

Closing Quote
“If you take a bunch of superstars and put them in a room where they don’t have their assistants and entourage, it’s funny to see what happens.”
Daryl Hall

Have a wonderful day, enjoy your prime rib meal of a life time tonight and tell your story! 😉


Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger


April 25, is East Meets West Day & National Telephone Day

April 25, is East Meets West Day
& National Telephone Day

Quote of the Day
“True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.” Socrates

Ha! no National Food Day today to start the week?

East Meets West Day
http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/April/eastmeetswestday.htm

National Telephone Day
A Brief History of Bell Canada – The Globe and Mail
http://v1.theglobeandmail.com/v5/content/features/BellIncomeTrust/bell_incometrust.html

MUST WATCH VIDEO – LOOK UP

Famous People Birthday’s Born on this Day
Jay Park – Singer
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/jay-park.html

Jay Park Top 50 songs
http://www.top50songs.org/mobile/top.php?artist=Jay%20Park

210913 Jay Park Live in London – I Like 2 Party + Goodbye!

120429 Jay Park – Nothing on You, Know Your Name & Girlfriend @ Star Awards 2012

Songs of the Day
Pet Shop Boys West End Girls Official music video

http://youtu.be/sZv7amQjB00

Telephone Love – JC Lodge (Original Video – Improved Sound)

http://youtu.be/RP0je3iuA8Q


http://youtu.be/GQ95z6ywcBY

Drake – Hotline Bling

http://youtu.be/uxpDa-c-4Mc

박재범(Jay Park) – 빌리진(Billie Jean)

http://youtu.be/R9MQ89RF0vE

English Version Jay Park Count on Me Nothing On You – Lovely Jihyun

http://youtu.be/I5pyr3NwVys

Closing Quote
“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says, ‘I’ll try again tomorrow.”
Mary Anne Radmacher – Author and Artist

Be happy, enjoy life, go east and call me on your cell phone! Lol 😉
Don’t forget to share, like and follow me……… See you back tomorrow! 😃

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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April 14, is National Pecan Day, Ex Spouse Day, International Moment of Laughter Day, Look Up At The Sky Day & Reach as High as You Can Day

April 14, is National Pecan Day, Ex Spouse Day, International Moment of Laughter Day, Look Up At The Sky Day & Reach as High as You Can Day

Quote of the Day 🤔
“What you don’t see with your eyes, don’t invent with your mouth.”
Jewish Proverb

Lots of things happening today! Let’s get started…….. 

Recipes with Pecans
40 Desserts with Pecans
http://www.somethingswanky.com/40-desserts-with-pecans/

23 Sweet and Festive Pecan Desserts
http://www.southernliving.com/m/food/holidays-occasions/pecan-recipes

Classic Pecan Pie Recipe – How to Make Perfect Pecan Pie – Food Wishes

How To Make Praline Pecans

Betty’s Fabulous Pecan Pie–40-Year-Old Recipe!

O.k. if you read yeaterday post, it was scabble day and you were to unscabble the National holidays for today which were:
1. Ex Spouse Day
2. International Moment of Laughter Day
3. Look Up At The Sky Day
4. National Pecan Day
5. Reach as High as You Can Day

Ex Spouse Day👰
Text messages to get your ex back
David Norden

A Letter To My (ex)Wife – Eddie Vespa – fatgator

International Moment of Laughter Day 😁
Funny videos 2016 (Try not to laugh or Grin) HOT Challenge Impossible & Funny Pranks || FUNNY ARMY

Funny videos 2016 – Best vines ever – Try not to laugh

The Best of Mr.Bean

Most Funniest clips of Mr.Bean

Songs of the Day 🎵
Patrick Sweany “Pecan Trees”
By Music Fog

Ian Todd – “Future Ex-Wife” – Song of the Week

“NO REASON” – funny x ex wife divorce song music video – Funniest songs about getting divorced

Doctor and the Medics – Spirit In The Sky (Official Music Video) HD

Reach for the Sky – Sarah Geronimo

Closing Quote 😪
“Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you’ve felt that way.”
Charles Bukowski

Keep your head up and reach as high as you can today, reach for the sweet pecans and make time for laughter, oh …….look up at the sky for that full moon! Lol 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Daily Blogger

March 14, is National Potato Chip Day & Genius Day

March 14, is National Potato Chip Day & Genius Day

Quote of the Day
“I appreciate the potato only as a protection against famine, except for that, I know of nothing more eminently tasteless.”
Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826) ‘The Physiology of Taste’ (1825)

Today we begin with National Potato Chip Day

Best Chips Ever By Good Mythical Morning

HOW TO MAKE THIN n CRISPY POTATO CHIPS

Simple healthy potato chips – no baking, no frying – Markus Rothkranz

Homemade Potato Chips – The Cook n Share

How to Make Potato Chips in the Microwave – Vijaya Selvaraju

Potato chips on a stick
By seoulizzle

Snack Food Recipe for Kids: How to Make Potato Chips with Children – Weelicious

How to Seal a Bag of Chips without a Clip – Howcast

Genius Day
http://www.examiner.com/article/happy-genius-day-march-14th-is-a-real-no-brainer

Genius.com
http://genius.com/

Top 10 Movie Geniuses
WatchMojo.com https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=KzIimQkl6og&itct=CAgQpDAYCCITCMy1_8bSv8sCFVccTgodiqQBZzIHcmVsYXRlZEjyr_vizrT8q8UB#

Songs of the Day 🎵

FUN SONG!–“Potato Chips” by Phil Harris & His Orchestra – Music Bank 58

I’m a Fuc_ing Genius – SinnerSylo

Whitney Houston – How Will I Know

Closing Quote
“Judging foods without regard to price is a rich man’s game, and yet poor people can be gourmets able to discern a good potato from a bad one.”
Mark Kurlansky, ‘Choice Cuts’ (2002)

Have a wondeful day and don’t forget to share those yummy potato chips! See you back tomorrow for National…..what day it is? 🤔

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

March 12, is National Baked Scallops Day & Girl Scout Day

March 12, is National Baked Scallops Day & Girl Scout Day

Quote of the Day
“People have been cooking and eating for thousands of years, so if you are the very first to have thought of adding fresh lime juice to scalloped potatoes try to understand that there must be a reason for this.”
Fran Lebowitz, ‘Metropolitan Life’ (1978)

Short and Sweet today!

Today’s Baked Scallops Recipes, Many to Choose from……
http://www.foodnetwork.com/topics/scallop.html

http://www.yummly.com/recipes/healthy-baked-scallops

More Simple Recipes for Baked Scallops
http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/baked_scallops/

http://www.yummly.com/recipes/healthy-baked-scallops
“People have been cooking and eating for thousands of years, so if you are the very first to have thought of adding fresh lime juice to scalloped potatoes try to understand that there must be a reason for this.”
Fran Lebowitz, ‘Metropolitan Life’ (1978)

Songs of the Day 🎼
Rewind back to an awesome video song from the Celebration of June 9, 2012 IGNITE, Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary Theme Song

Closing Quote 🙄
“The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a new star.”
Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826)‘The Physiology of Taste’ (1825)

Have a great day and support the girl scouts……you go girl! Ignite the world on fire! 🔥

Also did you remember it’s daylight saving, Sunday, March 12, 2017: US & Canada to Spring Forward…..
People will have to set their clocks 1 hour forward from 2 am (02:00) to 3 am (03:00), local time, as Daylight Saving Time (DST) begins, so we set the clocks an hour ahead and lose an hour of sleep! Omg! 😴

Cheers, 

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

March 6, is National Frozen Food Day & National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day

March 6, is National Frozen Food Day & National White Chocolate Cheesecake Day

Quote of the Day
“One morning, as I went to the freezer door, I asked my wife, ‘What should I take out for dinner?’ Without a moment’s hesitation, she replied, ‘Me.'” anonymous

Want to know what are the best T.V. dinners are? well just ask men and they can tell you, so today here are the source for frozen food meals…..
The Best TV Dinners……. and more!
http://ca.askmen.com/sports/foodcourt/41_eating_well.html

Top 10 Old School Frozen TV Dinners and Bonus Vintage Ads
http://blogs.miaminewtimes.com/shortorder/2009/09/top_10_old_school_frozen_tv_di.php

Invention and view of the original TV dinner

Top Five Healthy & Best Frozen Dinners
http://girlygirl09.hubpages.com/hub/Top-Five-Frozen-Microwave-Dinners

Top 10 Cheesecake
http://www.cheesecake.com/Top-10-Cheesecake-Recipes.asp

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/white-chocolate-raspberry-cheesecake/?sitepref=ar

White Chocolate Raspberry Cheesecake – Crouton Crackerjacks

White Chocolate Cheesecake 5* Recipe
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/white-chocolate-cheesecake-2

White Chocolate Cheesecake
http://www.homemade-cake-recipe.com/white-chocolate-cheesecake-recipe.html

White Chocolate Cheesecake – Cadbury Kitchen on Everyday Gourmet

Strawberry & White Chocolate Cheesecake Recipe – In The Kitchen With Kate

Easy White Chocolate & Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe (no bake) Sweet Heart Cakes Bakes

http://www.cheesecake.com/Flavors.asp

Song Video of the Day 🎸
ZZ TOP, Tv dinners

Betty White Sings OFFICIAL “I’m Still Hot” Music Video w/Luciana HD for The Lifeline Program

Teo – Cheesecake (Belarus) 2014 Eurovision Song Contest

Closing Quote
“….I can dream away a half-hour on the immortal flavor of those thick cheese cakes we used to have on a Saturday night.”Mary Antin, ‘The Promised Land’ (1912)

Have a great evening tonight, put up your feet, enjoy your favor sport tonight on the tube with your favor T.V. dinner.
Now your laughing all the way to the bank, by saving money eating T.V. dinner for tonight and your other half does not have to cook for you! lol… Oh by the way don’t forget to pick up the White Chocolate Cheesecake when you pick up the frozen T.V. dinners on your way home today! Your dinner is all set, enjoy.

Cheers,
Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

March 5, is National Cheese Doodle Day & National Absinthe Day

March 5, is National Cheese Doodle Day & National Absinthe Day

Quote of the Day
“Age is something that doesn’t matter, unless you are a cheese.”
Luis Buñuel (1900-1983)

Today is National Cheese Doodle, so here it is, your source for cheeses today!

Cheese Making/Recipes
http://www.cheesemaking.com/recipes/recipedetails.html

More Cheese🧀 Recipes
http://www.cheeserecipes.net/

Cheese Puffs, Snacks
http://www.thenibble.com/REVIEWS/MAIN/snacks/seasons-cheese-puffs.asp

Even More Cheese Recipes
http://allrecipes.co.uk/recipes/cheese-recipes.aspx?page=2

Cocktails – Absinthe
http://www.thenibble.com/reviews/main/cocktails/absinthe.asp

19 Absinthe Cocktails You Need To Try
http://www.buzzfeed.com/christinebyrne/absinthe-cocktails#.gllY2LJdo

National Absinthe Day with Pernod Absinthe

How to prepare Absinthe – Tipsy Bartender

How To: Serve & Drink Absinthe Correctly

HOW TO DRINK ABSINTHE ORYGINAL VERSION!!!

The Green Fairy aka Absinthe – Why Would You Eat That?

What is Absinthe? | Potluck Video

Songs of the Day 🎵
A song devoted to cheese🧀

Top 10 Cheesiest One-Hit Wonders of the 1980s – WatchMojo.com

Closing Quote
“A dinner which ends without cheese is like a beautiful woman with only one eye.”Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826) 

Have a glass of Absinthe with some cheese and enjoy your cheesy day everyone!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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