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February 25, is National Clam Chowder Day, National Chocolate-Covered Nuts Day

February 25, is National Clam Chowder Day & National Chocolate-Covered Nuts Day

Quote of the Day 🗣
“Put “eat chocolate” at the top of your list of things to do today. That way, at least you’ll get one thing done.”
Unknown

Today we have Chowder and Chocolate Covered Nuts, what a combination for a started and a dessert.

Lots of great links with recipes for you to check out! Enjoy! 🙂

The Best Clam Chowder Recipe
Tony Nelson

Bostons Best Clam Chowder
http://www.foodchannel.com/recipes/recipe/bostons-best-clam-chowder/

Seafood Clam Chowder

Jamie Oliver Recipe of Corn Chowder
http://www.jamieoliver.com/recipes/vegetables-recipes/corn-chowder

Best seafood-chowder-jamie-oliver
http://foodandcookingbest.com/tag/seafood-chowder-jamie-oliver/

Best New England Clam Chowder Recipe – Chef Eric Arrouzé

New England Clam Chowder Recipe — Easy — The Frugal Chef

Bacon Clam Chowder – Caramelized Onions, Potatoes and Cream – PoorMansGourmet

Poor Man’s Gourmet Kitchen

Healthy Homemade Clam Chowder (Perfect Family Recipe) クラムチャウダーの作り方 – OCHIKERON – CREATE EAT HAPPY

Chocolate Covered Macadamia Nuts
http://www.food.com/recipe/triple-chocolate-covered-macadamia-nuts-440381

How to Make Chocolate Covered Macadamianuts
http://www.ehow.com/how_5821896_make-chocolate_covered-macadamia-nuts.html

How to Make Chocolate Covered-Almonds
http://m.wikihow.com/Make-Chocolate-Covered-Almonds

How To Make Chocolate Covered Brazil Nuts

2-1/2 min Chocolate Covered Nuts Receipt – Fubar Protocol

Gourmetnuts
http://baking.about.com/od/candy/r/gourmetnuts.htm

Don’t Want to Make it? Buy it online at Nuts.com
http://www.nuts.com/nuts/macadamianuts/chocolate-covered.html

Songs of the Day 🎵
[Dubstep] – JD Hitz – Chocolate With Nuts (Dubstep Cover) Mr Styles Electro

chocolat dj fist (remix) jpxX7

Time to Calm Down – Samuel Stokes

Relaxing Music to Calm Down to – With Guiding Voice – The Honest Guys

Closing Quote
“You know you’re a chocoholic if the bartender tells you you’ve had enough shots of chocolate syrup for one night.”
Unknown

Thank you all for visiting today and have yourself a fantastic clam day and don’t get to covered in chocolate nuts! …… lol 😉

P.S. Don’t forget to give a thumbs up 👍 and follow………. and share!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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February 24, is National Tortilla Chip Day & National Bartender Day

February 24: National Tortilla Chip Day & National Bartender Day

Quote of the Day
“There are no corn chip bushes or Cherrios vines on a farm, and spaghetti trees have yet to be discovered.”
Harvey Blatt, ‘America’s Food’ (2008)

Last month we had National Corn Chip Day and today is National Tortilla Chip Day, chips, chips, chips and more chips!

Here are your tortilla chip sources for great recipes
http://m.allrecipes.com/recipe/23936/corn-tortilla-chips

http://www.chow.com/recipes/30457-baked-tortilla-chips

Crispy Baked Tortilla Chips Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 378

http://www.food.com/recipe/homemade-tortilla-chips-164852

Homemade Tortilla Chips – Chef Tips

http://www.toptentopten.com/topten/ways+to+use+up+tortilla+chip+crumbs

Easy Bodybuilding Snack: Healthy Homemade Tortilla Chips – lean body lifestyle

Baked Blue Corn Tortilla Chips

Now you have so many choices to begin your tortilla dinner or light snack for today!

This one goes out to all the bartenders around the world! Happy National Bartender Day!

20 Bartenders Reveal What Your Drink Says About You
http://thoughtcatalog.com/madison-moore/2014/03/20-bartenders-reveal-what-your-drink-says-about-you/

The Bruce Lee of Bartending – World’s Greatest Flair Bartender

WORLD’S FASTEST (FLAIR) BARTENDER, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA USA

The World’s Best Bartender ( Alexander Shtifanov )
Farid Benbernou

Cuba Libre & Mojito World’s Best Bartender- TWENTY | TWELVE

Bartender Salary: How Top Bartenders Make $100,000+/Year
http://www.breakintobartending.com/bartender-salary/

Bartender Salary Canada

Bartender Salary Canada

Bartender Salary
http://www.payscale.com/research/CA/Job=Bartender/Hourly_Rate

Want to learn the basics to start a career as a bartender?
Centennial College Hospitality Programs-Courses
http://www.centennialcollege.ca/programs-courses/full-time/search-results.aspx

Songs of the Day 🎵
Lady Antebellum – Bartender

T-Pain – Bartender ft. Akon

Tortilla Chips By T-Bizzy

Funny Song- RUCKUS- THE TORTILLA SONG – Aditya Flypside’s channel

Closing Quotes
“To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.”
Marilyn vos Savant

“I was an amazing bartender and a great waiter. I think, in a way, that was my acting school.”
Nick Frost

Get that chip off your shoulder and be happy today, if you hit the bar today and order some tortilla/nachos you better share with your favor bartender for National Tortilla Chip & National Bartender Day!

P.S. Don’t forget to share today’s blog post with your friends, social media network and of course your favor bartender & give it a thumbs up! 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
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February 23, is National Banana Bread Day

February 23, is National Banana Bread Day

Quote of the Day
I would rather play Chiquita Banana and have my swimming pool than play Bach and starve.”
Xavier Cugat, bandleader. (1900-1990)

Fire 🔥up the oven if you like baking and love banana bread🍞 then today is your day!

Banana Bread Recipes
http://www.food.com/recipe/banana-bread-30526

Easy Banana Bread Recipe – Super Moist! Bake Like A Pro

Low Fat Banana Bread Recipe
http://www.joyofbaking.com/healthydesserts/LowFatBananaBread.html

Low Fat Banana Bread Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com

The BEST Banana Bread EVER!!! Veda Day 22 – Hannah JeanGreen

The Best Traditional Banana Bread Recipe
http://bestbananabreadrecipes.com/traditional_banana_bread_recipe.html

Easiest Banana Bread Ever! Clutter Bug

Banana Bread “The Old Fashion Way” (Easy)(Fast) Cooking a Round

Whole Wheat Banana Nut Bread (sugar & oil free) Candid Mommy

Blueberry Banana Bread Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 736

More links below for Banana Bread recipes
http://m.canadianliving.com/#!/food-baking_and_desserts/redirect/48837f122a1bfc9489bda1954f00de16

http://www.myrecipes.com/m/course/bread-recipes/best-banana-bread-recipes-10000001858573

http://www.food.com/recipe/best-banana-bread-2886

http://m.canadianliving.com/#!/food-baking_and_desserts/redirect/48837f122a1bfc9489bda1954f00de16

Time flies, two years from today!
Do you remember when CANADA WINS GOLD in Men’s Hockey in Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Way to GOLD Canada! Playback replay!
http://m.olympics.cbc.ca//

Songs Video of the Day🎵

Banana Bread Song – imkookooforpie
http://youtu.be/7NQrlvm80RQ


Travis Tritt :::::: Monkey Around.
http://youtu.be/TvWYTo9uZsc

“We are the Champions of the World” Queen
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04854XqcfCY

Closing Quote
“Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get”
W.P. Kinsella

Happy baking and no monkey business today, just get the job done!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

February 21, is National Sticky Bun Day

February 21, is National Sticky Bun Day

Quote of the Day
“Sticky cinnamon buns belong to Philadelphia as do Independence Hall and the Twelfth Street Market. This is a bun of true cinnamon flavor, of a stickiness incarnate.”
Best Recipes of 1949 (This Week Magazine)

What a great day to bake off some Sticky Buns on a nice day like today!

How to be Awesome: Buttered Rum Sticky Buns
http://shine.yahoo.com/shine-food/how-to-be-awesome-buttered-rum-sticky-buns-1138828.html

National Sticky Buns

Mini Caramel Sticky Buns -Lipstick And Lemonade

Homemade Sticky Buns

Sticky Walnut Cinnamon Rolls – Cooking 4 Students

Sticky Pecan Cinnamon Buns
Marjorie Vangenewitt

THE BEST CINNAMON BUNS
Kristina Kuzmic

Cinnamon Rolls (Buns) Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com
Joy of Baking

World’s Best Cinnamon Rolls! Josh Loves It

Songs of the Day 🎵
Madonna Vogue Sticky and Sweet Tour Cardiff

Mötley Crüe – Home Sweet Home – Official Video HD

Closing Quote
Well, let’s go kick some honey buns! Yee-haa! Hoo-hoo-ha! Hoo-hoo-ha!
Mushu

Have a great sticky bun day! enjoy….and come back for more! 🙂
Don’t forget to share some sticky buns today and also share todays blog post with your family, friends and network because you where make to be awesome!

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Cheers,

Phil Lim

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February 20, is National Cherry Pie Day

February 20, is National Cherry Pie Day

Quote of the Day
“That last cherry soothes a roughness of my palate.”
Robert Browning (1812-1889) English poet

Got to love cherry pie day, check out these recipes for today!

The Best Cherry Pie Recipe
http://recipes.howstuffworks.com/the-best-cherry-pie-recipe.htm

Cherry Pie Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com

Cherry Pie and Tarts
http://m.joyofbaking.com/PiesAndTarts/CherryPie.html

Cherry Pie Recipes
http://m.allrecipes.com/recipes/12947/cherry-pie

Betty’s Fresh Cherry Pie – Betty’s Kitchen

Homemade Cherry Pie Recipe
http://www.homemade-dessert-recipes.com/cherry-pie-recipes.html

Easy Peasy Cherry Pie – Lady Yum Yum Show

Simple Cherry Pie – The Gray Boxwood

Baking a Cherry Pie with Jim Steinborn
Bill Rogers

Songs of the Day 🎵
Warrant – Cherry Pie

Sade – Cherry Pie – Queedeva

John Mellencamp – Cherry Bomb

Closing Quote 👀
The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.
Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

Have a great cherry of a day and take it easy peasy today, enjoy life! 😅

Cheers

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

February 16, is National Almond Day & Do a Grouch a Favor Day

February 16, is National Almond Day & Do a Grouch a Favor Day

Quote of the Day
“I said to the almond tree, ”Friend, speak to me of God,” and the almond tree blossomed.”
Nikos Kazantzakis quotes

Anyone who loves almonds got to check out these great sites for almond recipes
http://www.ifood.tv/network/flavored_almond/recipes

Best Almond Paste Bars
http://www.food.com/recipe/the-best-almond-paste-bars-273013

Almond Biscotti Recipe ! – Super Easy, Super Delicious!

Getting Marry and Thinking of Your Wedding Cake? Try Making & the White Almond Wedding Cake
http://m.allrecipes.com/recipe/176581/white-almond-wedding-cake

This cinnamon roasted almonds recipe is an easy snack idea to serve at any holiday party provided by B.J.
http://m.allrecipes.com/recipe/http://m.allrecipes.com/recipe/15720/cinnamon-roasted-almonds

Do a Grouch a Favor Day
http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/February/grouchfavorday.htm

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Songs of the Day 🎵
Hannah Peel – The Almond Tree

The Grouch & Eligh “All In” Music Video (Official Music Video)

Closing Quote

“One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.”
Sigmund Freud


Have a great day and share some almonds with a grouch and you done your good deed for the day!

All the best!

Cheers

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

February 15, is Nationa Gumdrop Day, Singles Awareness Day

February 15, is Nationa Gumdrop Day, Singles Awareness Day

Quote of the Day
“When a small boy or girl hands you a flat gumdrop and you eat it, you have acquired that wonderful gift called tact”
Gifts Quotes

Hope everyone had a great day yesterday and was pamper with sweets, roses and gifts on Valentines Day. If your single?, today is your day which is Singles Awareness Day along with Nationa Gumdrop Day and follows on Family Day & Presidents’ Day this year! Enjoy……

Websites With Gumdrop Recipes

Gumdrop Cookies Recipe
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/gumdrop-cookies

Gumdrop Recipes
http://www.examiner.com/slideshow/february-15-is-national-gumdrops-day#slide=1

How to Make A Gumdrop Float
http://www.wikihow.com/Make-a-Gumdrop-Float

Homemade Gumdrop Recipes
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/homemade-gumdrops

More Homemade Gumdrop Recipe
http://chiapetrescue.com/wordpress/national-gumdrop-day/

Famous People Birthdays Today!
Jaromir Jagr, Hockey Player Bio
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/jaromir-jagr.html

Singles Awareness Day
Have Chinese scientists discovered a “singleton gene”?- See more at: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/bioethics_article/11243#sthash.407hJly4.dpuf
http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/bioethics_article/11243

Were You BORN To Be Single? Scientists Discover A Gene That…
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2842893/Were-BORN-single-Scientists-discover-gene-makes-certain-people-bad-relationships.html

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Yes if your single just keep calm and LOVE on….. oh time to get into the chocolates, yummy! LOLve U 😛

Singles day is right after Valentines
Day which the restaurants who where all busy on Valentines Day with couples, may now see singles having drinks at the bar today!
Wonder why? …… Check out the video!
Music video by Rehab performing Bartender Song (Sittin’ At A Bar)

Just remember sitting at the bar alone does’nt always mean your single……therefore we leave you with the song of the day, be aware and notice the ring on the wedding finger.

Here is a great article to read! 

Finding “The One” by Chance, Keeping “The One” by Choice

http://www.lifehack.org/483524/finding-the-one-by-chance-keeping-the-one-by-choice?ref=mail&mtype=daily_newsletter&mid=20170215_editor_pick&uid=1258284&hash=82757c7c7875794c747b80796d75783a6f7b79&action=click
Songs of the Day 🎵
Music video by Beyoncé performing Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)

Natasha Bedingfield – Single
NBedingfieldVEVO

Justin Bieber – Love Yourself (PURPOSE : The Movement)

Drake – Hotline Bling

The Pussycat Dolls – I Don’t Need A Man

Closing Quote
“Not the buttons! Not my gumdrop buttons!”
Shrek quotes

Hey it’s ok to be single, still lots of fish swimming around, maybe you will find someone in common who likes gumdrop recipes? Lol, 😉
Keep on smiling!

Enjoy your Day and see you back tomorrow! Love on…….💓

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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February 9, is National Bagels and Lox Day, National Pizza Pie Day

February 9: National Bagels and Lox Day, National Pizza Pie Day

Quote of the Day
“The bagel is a lonely roll to eat all by yourself because in order for the true taste to come out you need your family. One to cut the bagels, one to toast them, one to put on the cream cheese and the lox, one to put them on the table and one to supervise.”
Gertrude Berg (1899-1966)

Bagel Recipes
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/homemade-bagels

BEST Bagel Recipe – Minichef’s

How To Make The Best Home Made Bagels | MTC – Mountain Top Chef

How to Make Bagels – mahalodotcom

How to Make Authentic East Coast Bagels Wherever You Live – Food Farmer Earth

“A bagel creation that would have my parents turning over in their graves is the oat-bran bagel with blueberries and strawberries. It’s a bagel nightmare, an ill-conceived bagel form if there ever was one.”Ed Levine, ‘New York Eats’

LOX on Bagel Recipes, The Best of the Best….
http://www.bestrecipes.com.au/recipe/lox-on-bagels-L12474.html

“Believe it or not, American’s eat 75 acres of pizza a day.”Boyd Matson, TV journalist

Today is also National Pizza Pie Day in which Chef Nisa Burns who in honor of this day, share’s this easy Margherita Pizza recipe with you, which you can also find her college cook book at,Kitchenability 101….. link below!
Easy for College Students and beginners to try out, now this is a recipe book all College or University students should have when living on their own, since working at Centennial College Residence & Conference Centre for the last 10 years, students share a small kitchen to do there cooking which I’ll notice alot of frozen pizza is bought along with ording takeout, instead of trying to make it home made which is the healthy choice if they had the time and money.
http://kitchenability.com/kitchenability-101/national-pizza-pie-day-easy-margherita-pizza-recipe/

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Centennial College Programs and course information: Come bake with us!
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Songs of the Day
THE BAGEL SONG!!! – Super Mario Logan

Closing Quote
“My idea of feng shui is to have them arrange the pepperoni in a circle on my pizza.”
Unknown

Enjoy your bagels, lox and pizza pie today!

Cheers

Phil Lim

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February 8, is National Molasses Bar Day & Laugh & Get Rich Day

February 8, is National Molasses Bar Day, Oatmeal Day & Laugh & Get Rich Day

Quote of the Day
“Every year the number of new cookbooks increases, but in spite of them the progress made in this most useful of the arts is not ever overpowering. On the contrary, we must regretfully admit that nowadays people no longer prepare the fine and nourishing dishes that our mothers used to make.”
Anna Dorn, Cookbook Author (1834)

Today we have many other Holiday’s, so lets begin with……..

Have you always wanted to make a molasse bar? Well here’s your chance to get started with great recipes.
http:// http://www.thekitchenmagpie.com/molasses-bars”

“I idolized my mother. I didn’t realize she was a lousy cook until I went into the army.” Jackie Gayle, American comedian.

Speaking of Comedian today is also laugh and get rich day!
Wish getting rich was that easy…..ha, ha, ha, ha! $how me the money

JUST FOR FUN February 8th is Laugh & Get Rich Day

Best of Just for Laughs…….Rich Businessman

Songs of the Day 🎵

Irish Oatmeal – Wouden Hannie http://youtu.be/kqa5SxxNvsE

ODB – Baby, I got your money [*original uncencored video*] Sature1985

Calloway – I Wanna Be Rich (Official Video)

AC/DC – Moneytalks – acdcVEVO

Closing Quote
“If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results.”
Jack Dixon

To everyone’s success in 2017, don’t settle for less and follow your heart to riches!

Have an awesome start to your day and hopefully your laughing all the way to the bank 💲this year if you are born under the year(s) of the Rooster. 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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February 7, is National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

February 7, is National Fettuccine Alfredo Day

Quote of the Day
“You may feel that you have eaten too much…But this pastry is like feathers – it is like snow. It is in fact good for you, a digestive!”
M.F.K. Fisher (1908-1992)

Fettuccine Alfredo Recipes, enjoy!
How to Make Fettuccine Alfredo
http://allrecipes.com/video/2978/to-die-for-fettuccine-alfredo/detail.aspx?prop24=RR_RelatedVideo

Fettuccine & Alfredo Sauce – The Seasoned Cook

Worlds Best Fettuccine Alfredo with Homemade Pasta Cooking Italian with Joe

Light Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 308

Songs of the Day 🎵
Bruno Mars – Treasure [Official Music Video]

Mark Ronson – Uptown Funk ft. Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars – Grenade [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

Coldplay – A Sky Full Of Stars (Official video)

Coldplay – Hymn For The Weekend (Official video)

Coldplay – Every Teardrop Is a Waterfall

Beyoncé – Irreplaceable

Beyoncé – Ego

Beyoncé – Sweet Dreams

Closing Quote
“The place to improve the world is first in one’s own heart and head and hands.”
Robert M. Pirsig – Writer and Philosopher

Have a great super of a day everyone and don’t forget to give a thumbs up and follow my blog for daily National Holidays and more, see you back here tomorrow!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

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