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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 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
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/honey-glazed-spiral-ham

Dijon Maple Glazed Spiral Ham
Recipe courtesy of Dave Lieberman
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/dave-lieberman/dijon-maple-glazed-spiral-ham-recipe.html#!

Honey Glazed Ham Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 556 By Laura in the Kitchen
http://www.LauraintheKitchen.com/

RECORD STORE DAY – Every 3rd Saturday of April http://www.recordstoreday.com/

Record Store Day 2017: Exclusive Releases Revealed https://www.google.ca/amp/www.billboard.com/amp/articles/news/7728799/record-store-day-2017-exclusive-releases 

Record Store Day Reveals Official List of 2017 Exclusives http://exclaim.ca/music/article/record_store_day_reveals_full_list_of_2017_exclusives

NEW HOPE FOR RECORD STORE DAY’S VINYL-SUPPLY TROUBLES http://www.newyorker.com/business/currency/new-hope-for-record-store-days-vinyl-supply-troubles 

Collectors Choice Vinyl 

Shop till you drop!   http://www.ccvinyl.com/

Record Store Day Canada Official Website
http://www.recordstoredaycanada.com/
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! 🤗

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

April 6, is National Caramel Popcorn Day & New Beers Eve

April 6, is National Caramel Popcorn Day & New Beers Eve

Quote of the Day
“Give a man a fish and he’ll eat for a day. Teach him how to fish and he’ll sit in a boat with a fishing pole and drink beer all day.” Lorena McCourtney, ‘Invisible’

It’s short and sweet today! 

How to Make Caramel Popcorn at Home by Fine Cooking

Best Caramel Corn Ever!

M&H Band – Popcorn 1988
By Bhamdave 52

Funny Beer Commercials 🍻

How to Open a Beer With…Anything – For The Win

Song Video of the Day 🎵
Jamey Johnson – The Beer Song
By Wicked Jaxx

Closing Quote🙄

“Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” Benjamin Franklin, (1706-1790). 


Happy beer day while enjoying your caramel popcorn, put on a movie and enjoy! 😉

Cheers

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

March 13, is National Coconut Torte Day

March 13, is National Coconut Torte Day

Quote of the Day
“In our opinion food should be sniffedlustily at table, both as a matter of precaution and as a matter of enjoyment, the sniffing of it to be regarded in the same light as the tasting of it.”
E.B. White (1899-1985) American essayist

Short and sweet to begin the day! 

Today’s recipes……..
Coconut Supreme Torte
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/coconut-supreme-torte

National-coconut-torte-day-recipes
http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2012/03/national-coconut-torte-day-recipes/

Songs of the Day 🎼
Put The Lime In The Coconut – Harry Nilsson

Maroon 5 – Daylight – Official Cover Music Video – Skylar Dayne & Shaun Reynolds

Maroon 5 – Goodnight Goodnight

Closing Quote 🤔
“A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.”
Maya Angelou

Enjoy your day today and hope you didn’t forget to spring forward, see you back tomorrow bright and early! 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

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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 22, is National Margarita Day, National Cook a Sweet Potato & International World Thinking Day

February 22, is National Margarita Day, National Cook a Sweet Potato & International World Thinking 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)

In 2014 at this time was the Winter Olympics in Sochi and today a drink to celebrate the winners to all those who won metals for our countries.

Therefore let’s celebrate today with National Margarita Day and the gold drink of the day.

Margarita Gold Drink Recipe
http://www.foodchannel.com/recipes/recipe/classic-gold-margarita/

A 5 ***** Margarita Cocktail Recipe
http://m.drinksmixer.com/drink5260.html

Another Game Day Margarita Drink

Top 15 Margarita Drink Recipes
http://m.cookingchanneltv.com/recipes/margarita-recipes.html

How to make a margarita

How to Make a Virgin Margarita by Laura Vitale

How to make a Breaking Bad Blue Margarita – Tipsy Bartender

How to make Margarita Shots in a Lime! – Tipsy Bartender

Also today is National Cook a Sweet Potato
http://benguinter.com/nationalcookasweetpotatoday.html

International World Thinking Day
http://holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/February/worldthinkingday.htm

Songs Video of the Day 🎵
Margarita from Salsa: The Motion Picture.

Rondo – “Margarita” – Spanguolle

“HEY MARGARITA” (ORGINAL DANCE SONG) (HQ)

Los Del Rio – La Macarena. [Version Original]
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=anzzNp8HlVQ&itct=CBgQpDAYACITCJXTpcXdi8sCFdIHTgodQBQOSzIHcmVsYXRlZEjenr7ZgOvVtrMB#

Enrique Iglesias – Hero

Closing Quote
“If it were not for the Belly, the Back might wear Gold.”
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)‘ Poor Richard’s Almanac’

Enjoy your day and margarita’s, reminder please don’t drink and drive, we want to see you back tomorrow! Just think smart and make it a ………. Sweet Potato at home with a drink at home! 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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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 6, is National Frozen Yogurt Day, National Chopstick Day

February 6, is National Frozen Yogurt Day & National Chopsticks Day

Quote of the Day
“Yoghurt is very good for the stomach, the lumbar regions, appendicitis and apotheosis.”Eugene Ionesco, Romanian writer (1912-1994)

Today is short and sweet with National Frozen Yogurt Day & National Chopsticks Day! Enjoy….

Yogurt Recipes
http://www.food.com/recipe/fruit-frozen-yogurt-35079

Top 10 Yogurt Flavors
http://www.toptentopten.com/topten/yogurt+flavors

How to Homemade Frozen Yogurt
Amateur Kitchen

How to make homemade yogurt – save money, get healthy – Beauty Health Travel

How to Make Yogurt – Super Easy!!!

Top 10 List of Benefits of Yogurt
http:// http://top-10-list.org/2013/07/03/top-10-health-benefits-of-yogurt/

How Chopsticks Were Invented
http://gizmodo.com/how-chopsticks-were-invented-1476244067

A Brief History of Chopsticks
http://www.history.com/news/hungry-history/a-brief-history-of-chopsticks

How to Hold & Use Chopsticks the Right Way!

Chopsticks vs. Forks
Off the Great Wall

How to Use Chopsticks – Life Hack
– Dave Hax

Famous People Birthday’s Today
Bob Marley, Reggae Singer Bio
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/bob-marley.html

Bob Marley – Live In Rockpalast, Dortmund (Full Concert) – 1980
Reggae Plena

Bob Marley & The Wailers – Buffalo Soldier

Bob Marley – I shot the sheriff (Live) Keciko MUFC W

Bob Marley – Get Up Stand Up Live In Dortmund, Germany – Mental Karmacoma

BOB MARLEY – One Love People Get Ready Video

31 Significant Bob Marley Quotes
Magical Quote

Songs of the Day 🎵
The Yogurt Song! – Songs For Days

the genuine “Chopsticks Waltz”
jazz move

C.S. Chopsticks Variations-Piano Comedy Jimmy Liu and Kevin Wu

Sunshine reggae – Laid Back

Closing Quotes
“Life is too short for cuisine minceur and for diets. Dietetic meals are like an opera without the orchestra.”
Paul Bocuse

Bob Marley Love Quotes – Bob Marley Love Sayings about Love
Comforting Quotes

Your challenge today is try eating yogurt with chopsticks while listening to Bob Marley Get Up Stand Up! Lol 😉

Or just carry on today and show your love for this National holiday by sharing todays blog page. ☺

See you back here for tomorrow for more National Food Days!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

February 2, is Heavenly Hash Day, National Pisco Sour Day & Groundhog Day

February 2, is Heavenly Hash Day, National Pisco Sour Day & Groundhog Day

Quote of the Day
“Alcohol is necessary for a man so that he can have a good opinion of himself, undisturbed by the facts.”
Finley Peter Dunne (1867-1936)

Stay inside and enjoy the drink of the day “Pisco Sour” with some Heavenly Hash, while looking out the window for that groundhog to appear and say no more winter! 😉

February 2 – Heavenly Hash Day!
if you want to view paradise..

Heavenly Hash Fruit Salad
http://www.justapinch.com/recipes/salad/fruit-salad/heavenly-hash-fruit-salad.html

How to Make a Pisco Sour – Speakeasy Cocktails – better book tv

How To Make A Pisco Sour THE RIGHT WAY! Mad Platypus

How to prepare a Pisco Sour in four minutes? Aweita

Pisco Sour – Peru – (International Week) – Tipsy Bartender

Pisco Sour
Contributed by Allen Katz
http://liquor.com/recipes/pisco-sour/

Opps Breaking News just found out after writing this blog page that after reseaching the internet that the poor little groundhog Willow has just past away Friday night leading up to Groundhog Day.
More details click the link below!
Canadian groundhog dies days before Groundhog Day by Daniel Martins
http://www.theweathernetwork.com/news/articles/canadian-groundhog-dies-days-before-groundhog-day/62994

Groundhog Day by Gail Gibbons –
debra diegmann

Songs of the Day🎵
Hash Jar Tempo. Untitled #7 – Luis Lopez Carrasco

The Pretty Reckless – Heaven Knows

Pisco Sour – Gunnar Olsen
Conecta Con Ella

I Got You, Babe – Groundhog Day Groundhog Day by Gail Gibbons
debra diegmann

The Groundhog Day Song
Aceygee

Closing Quote 

“It was my Uncle George who discovered that alcohol was a food well in advance of modern medical thought.”

P. G. Wodehouse, The Inimitable Jeeves (1881-1975)

Have a great day and don’t forget to share, like and follow me, but don’t drink and drive, you might spill your pisco sour drink!

Did you know if you take the i out of your drink and add a u and you get drunk! Lol ….. The cheapest way to get drunk! 😉

Cheers,
Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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February 1st, is National Baked Alaska Day & National Freedom Day

February 1st, is National Baked Alaska Day & National Freedom Day

Quote of the Day
“When baking, follow directions. When cooking, go by your own taste.”
Laiko Bahrs

Welcome to the first day of February and to begin the month we have Baked Alaska Day, check out these video recipes.

Baked Alaska Recipe
http://m.allrecipes.com/recipe/18986/baked-alaska-2

EASY BAKED ALASKA RECIPE – My Virgin Kitchen

How to Make Baked Alaska Recipe Video – Dear Martini Kitchen

Baked Alaska with a Lighter! How to Make Baked Alaska Ice Cream Cake – Food Wishes

Baked Alaska: Keep Calm And Bake S02E8/8

Gordon Ramsay – Baked alaska

Italian Baked Alaska Bombe | Waitrose

National Freedom Day
http://www.calendardate.com/national_freedom_day.htm

NATIONAL FREEDOM DAY – February 1

Famous Birthdays on this Day
Lisa Marie Presley – Bio
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/lisa-presley.html

Lisa Marie Presley – Over Me

Lisa Marie Presley – You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet

Brandon Lee – Bio
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/brandon-lee.html
Brandon Lee-Fight Scenes – Draven

bruce lee & brandon lee – daniele militello

R.I.P. Brandon and Bruce Lee

Songs of the Day 🎵
Pitbull – Freedom ( Official Music Video )

Alaska The Last Frontier The Theme Song Video Discovery Channel – Terry Sutherland

Wham! – Freedom

Closing Quote
“Cookery is not chemistry. It is an art. It requires instinct and taste rather than exact measurements.”
Marcel Boulestin, chef, food writer (1878-1943)

Have an awesome freedom of a day and enjoy your baked Alaska! 😉

Cheers
Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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