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July 9, is National Sugar Cookie Day

July 9, is National Sugar Cookie Day

Quote of the Day
“I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success…Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything”.—Nikola Tesla

Easy sugar cookie recipe

Best Ever Sugar Cookie Recipe!

How to make Soft Sugar Cookies DYCHES DELICACIES


Make Sugar Cookies and Decorate with Wilton Color Flow Icing

Songs of the Day 🎵
Andrey Acuña Calderon

The Rubettes – Sugar Baby Love –

Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar on Me (official music video – UK version) HQ

Closing Quote
“Don’t count the days, make the days count.”
Muhammad Ali

Have an awesome sweet day!

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

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July 7, is Strawberry Sundae Day

July 7, is Strawberry Sundae Day

Quote of the Day
Describing a Sundae “…I shall remember that sundae all my life. In a sumptuous confectioner’s shop, light, airy, full of fragrance, we were served with a mountain of coffee ice cream, sprinkled with cream and scattered with walnuts, honey, peanuts, and various fruits. When I carried the first spoonful to my mouth…my taste buds experienced a violent ecstasy. A whole opera of sensation rolled off my tongue…”
Henri Troyat, French writer (La Case de l’oncle Sam)

Today is 7-7-17, the hotter the day, the better the sundae melts in your mouth…. hope you have an awesome hot sundae of a day! 😜🍨

How To Make A Strawberry Sundae


How to Make Chocolate Almonds: Chocolate Dreams

Songs of the Day 🎵
That’s My Jam Strawberry Sundae

Nikki Webster-Strawberry Kisses –

Coldplay – Strawberry Swing – Coldplay Official

Closing Quote
The strawberry: “Doubtless God could have made a better berry, but doubtless God never did.”Dr William Butler, 17th century English writer

Enjoy the weekend! 😉🍨

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

June 22, is National Chocolate Éclair Day & National Onion Rings Day

June 22, is National Chocolate Éclair Day & National Onion Rings Day

Quote of the Day
“Onion rings in the car cushions do not improve with time.”
Erma Bombeck

Short and sweet today! 😉

Homemade Eclairs Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 807

Chocolate Eclairs – Taste of France – Bruno Albouze – THE REAL DEAL

Chocolate Eclair Recipe

Chocolate Lovers Eclairs Recipe

Chocolate Eclairs

Eclairs: Keep Calm And Bake S04E6/8

PERFECT Homemade Onion Rings

Baked Crispy Onion Rings Recipe

How to Make a Blooming Onion | Outback Steakhouse Inspired | Get the Dish

Songs of the Day
Mikey Bolts

Closing Quote
“I feel the end approaching. Quick, bring me my dessert, coffee and liqueur.”
Brillat-Savarin’s great aunt Pierette

Have an awesome day and enjoy those Chocolate Eclair Recipes along with those Onion Rings!

To your success,


Phil Lim

June 18, is International Sushi Day & International Picnic Day

June 18, is International Sushi Day & International Picnic Day

Quote of the Day
“The real winners in life are the people who look at every situation with an expectation that they can make it work or make it better.”
Barbara Pletcher – Author

Today is a day for sushi lovers and go for a pinic…… short and sweet!

Sushi – Made Easy – Healthy Recipe

International recipes: how to make sushi at home | #ROAOcooking

Sushi Dinner: Music for a Japanese Dinner Mix Compilation – Sushi Music – HALIDONMUSIC

Songs of the Day 🎵

Sushi Song by Lorraine Bowen –
Lorraine Bowen’s TV Channel

Closing Quote
“In Mexico we have a word for sushi: bait.”
Jose Simon

Now is a good time to plan a weekend get away with the family for a picnic and pack some sushi and sneak in a bottled of red wine! Lol 😉

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Time for a pinic, have one in your backyard and see you back tomorrow!


Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

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June 16, is National Fudge Day

June 16, is National Fudge Day

Quote of the Day
“Once in a young lifetime one should be allowed to have as much sweetness as one can possibly want and hold.”
Judith Olney

OMG it’s National Fudge Day, check today’s fudge recipes!

100+ Homemade Fudge Recipes: {A Variety Of Flavors}

Old Fashion Fudge

Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe Demonstration –

Chocolate Marshmallow Fudge Recipe Demonstration –

Oreo White Chocolate Fudge – Video Recipe

“Watermelon” Fudge- with yoyomax12

Songs of the Day 🎵
The Robbie WIlliams Show (Hot Fudge)

Closing Quote
“When the stomach is full, it is easy to talk of fasting.”
Saint Jerome (347-420)

Have an awesome fudge day & see you back tomorrow, don’t forget to give a thumbs up and share my blog!

All the best!

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

April 15, is National Glazed Spiral Ham Day & Record Store Day

April 15, is National Glazed Spiral Ham Day & Record Store Day

Quote of the Day
“Ham: 40 days in salt, 40 days hanging, in 40 days eaten.”
Joseph Delteil, French writer (1894-1978)‘La Cuisine paleolithique’ (1964)

Your receipes for today!
Honey-Glazed Spiral Ham Recipe

Dijon Maple Glazed Spiral Ham
Recipe courtesy of Dave Lieberman!

Honey Glazed Ham Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 556 By Laura in the Kitchen

RECORD STORE DAY – Every 3rd Saturday of April

Record Store Day 2017: Exclusive Releases Revealed 

Record Store Day Reveals Official List of 2017 Exclusives


Collectors Choice Vinyl 

Shop till you drop!

Record Store Day Canada Official Website
RECORD STORE DAY 2016 Last Year’s PICKS!!!!
– theneedledrop

Songs of the Day 🎵
HAM Kanye West Dubstep Remix(Dubstep Dance)

Stéphane Poirier (feat. Three Of Us) – The Ham Song

Colette Carr – HAM (Explicit) ft. Ben J ~ ColetteCarrVEVO

Opus – Live is Life (Remix 2016)

Wild Cherry – Play That Funky Music – YouTube

Closing Quote 🤔

“Eternity is a ham and two people.”Dorothy Parker

Have an awesome ham of a day and play that funky music white boy! 🤗


Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

April 8, is National Empanada Day & All is Ours Day

April 8, is National Empanada Day & All is Ours Day

Quote of the Day
“Anybody can make you enjoy the first bite of a dish, but only a real chef can make you enjoy the last.”
Francois Minot

Recipes of the Day for Empanada, great links, great resources, great recipes for great viewers who love cooking, drinking and music. 🙂
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How to Make Empanadas Including recipes for fillings and dough. By Hector Rodriguez

Empanadas I

Homemade Empanadas From Scratch – Cooked by Julie – Episode 51

Empanadas Recipe courtesy Dee Dee Pujols!

Empanadas Recipe

Empanadas Recipe

Video: How to Make Empanada Dough

Video: How to Make Chicken Empanadas

How to make easy Beef Empanadas – Evelyn Dominguez

Colombian Empanadas Recipe – How To Make Colombian Empanadas (Turnovers) –

National Ours Day!

Songs of the Day 🎵
The Empanada Song!! esmeek

Eleven Past One – The World Is Ours 🌐(Official Video)
By Eleven Past One Music

Nelly Furtado – Powerless (Say What You Want) (official music video) Dj shot

American Authors – Best Day Of My Life

Closing Quote 🤔
“Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.” Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) (1835-1910).

Have a fantastic day because it’s “All is Ours Day” and you deserve the best!
Last Quote: Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it. ~
C.S. Lewis


Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 
The Best is Yet to Come! 🤗

March 28, is National Black Forest Cake & Something on a Stick Day

March 28, is National Black Forest Cake & Something on a Stick Day

Quote of the Day:
“There was an Old Person of Rheims, Who was troubled with horrible dreams;
So, to keep him awake, they fed him with cake, Which amused that Old Person of Rheims.”
Edward Lear, English artist, writer; known for his ‘literary nonsense’ & limericks  (1812-1888)

If you love black forest cake, today is your day! Check out today’s recipes 

Black Forest Cake I – 4.5 STARS

The original black forest cake recipe by master pastry cook and confectioner Josef Keller (1887-1981)

Black Forest Cake

Black Forest Cake Recipe Demonstration –

How to Make Black Forest Cake

How To Make Eggless Black Forest Cake With an Easy Chocolate Collar –
Gayathri Kumar

Something on a Stick Day


American Food Quest – Food on a Stick

Iowa State Fair Foods on a Stick –

Songs of the Day 🎵
Black Forest….Goblin
catalina bruhn

AC/DC – Back in Black

Wiz Khalifa – Black And Yellow [G-Mix] ft. Snoop Dogg, Juicy J & T-Pain

Lil’ Kim – The Jump Off & Magic Stick (BET Awards) Love Thalia

Lil Wayne – Lollipop ft. Static

Closing Quote 🤔
If we do not permit the earth to produce beauty and joy, it will in the end not produce food either.”
Joseph Wood Krutch, naturalist (1893-1970)

Today is your day to enjoy something on a stick besides black forest cake, that just might get messy! lol 😉

Now share today’s holiday because I’m sure you have lots of friends and followers who love black forest cake! Oh and don’t forget to like and follow me for more great days coming your way!


Phil Lim
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March 25, is National Lobster Newburg Day, National Pecan Day & National Waffle Day

March 25, is National Lobster Newburg Day, National Pecan Day & National Waffle Day

Quote of the Day
Perfectly prepared lobster are “not unlike hot curds, juicy and tender, and sweet as scorched honey from ocean depths.”
Kenneth Robert, ‘Northwest Passage’.

Are you enjoying your weekend? ☺ 

Well….. why not checkout today’s recipes and get cooking! 

Recipe sites for Lobster Newburg 5 Star Recipe

Lobster Newburg 4 Star Recipe

Lobster Newburg al la Delmonico’s in NY

16 Pecan Desserts Recipes

23 Sweet and Festive Pecan Desserts

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

Betty’s Perfect Pecan Cream Cheese Frosting – Betty’s Kitchen

Pecan Pie Recipe – Southern Bourbon Pecan Pie – Hilah Cooking

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

Created Butter Pecan Pound Cake

Belgium Waffles Recipe – SORTED EATS

How to Make Hello Kitty Waffles

Songs of the Day 🎵
B-52’s Rock Lobster

The Waffle Song (Two Hot Buttered Waffles) My Funny Brian Show

Techno Waffle Frisbee Song ( D-Wayne – Ammo Remix ) Adi Mare

Golden Smog: “Pecan Pie” Cover – neil diamond fan

Closing Quote
“My temples throb, my pulses boil,I’m sick of song, and ode, and ballad–So, Thyrsis, take the midnight oil, And pour it on a lobster salad.”
Thomas Hood (1799-1845)

Today enjoy some pecan and waffle recipes and rock the house like their’s no tomorrow! Have a wonderful rock lobster of a day!

See you back tomorrow in one piece, now go play the rock lobster song by B-52’s and share and like today’s National Holidays! 😉


Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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March 23, is National Chip & Dip, National Melba Toast Day & OK Day

March 23 is National Chip and Dip, National Melba Toast Day, & OK Day

Quote of the Day
Chogyam Trungpaon on Courage:
There are times to cultivate and create, when you nurture your world and give birth to new ideas and ventures. There are times of flourishing and abundance, when life feels in full bloom, energized and expanding. And there are times of fruition, when things come to an end. They have reached their climax and must be harvested before they begin to fade. And finally of course, there are times that are cold, and cutting and empty, times when the spring of new beginnings seems like a distant dream. Those rhythms in life are natural events. They weave into one another as day follows night, bringing, not messages of hope and fear, but messages of how things are.

OK with that said, let’s begin with
another Chip and Dip day which we had on March 14, National Potato Chip Day, what’s the differance? “A chip for a potato, a potato for a chip”, let’s play poker and get the chips and potato chips out! lol
Is anyone in? ……. if not it’s OK day!

:::OFFICIAL Poker Face Metal Remix:::

Anway’s please refer back to this date on my blog to the right and click on the date for your chip resources!

Fabulous Melba Toast

MELBA TOAST – Recipe Eddie j Chef

Melba Toast – franck pontais

How to Make Melba Toast

Songs of the Day 🎵
OK Go – Get Over It

Melba Toast-The Ironin’ Maidens-Run to the Hills

Closing Quote

“Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young… ”
Albus Dumbledore

Enjoy your day along with some chips and dip or melba toast….. because it’s crunchie time and enjoy life and crack open the bag of chips because it’s OK today day! …. yummy!


Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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