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August 25, is Whiskey Sour Day, National Banana Split Day & Kiss and Make Up Day

August 25, is Whiskey Sour Day, National Banana Split Day & Kiss and Make Up Day

Quote of the Day
“The wisdom of the wise, and the experience of ages, may be preserved by quotation.”
Isaac Disraelion

Welcome to another busy day, lets get down to business!

How To Make The Whiskey Sour – Best Drink Recipes

How to Make a Whiskey Sour | Cocktail Recipes

Whiskey sour recipe : How to make a whiskey sour – CocktailsnMocktails

Fresh Whiskey Sours Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

How to Make a Whiskey Sour

Why not learn how to make drinks?
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Yummy today is National Banana Split Day
Ultimate Banana Split

Mind Blowing Banana Split Recipe

Betty’s Banana Split Dessert

Kiss 💋 and Make Up Day!
When To Say You’re Sorry: Expert Tips On How To Make Up After A Fight. Read more:

This brings me to the song of the day, I’m worth it! 😉

Songs of the Day 🎵
Fifth Harmony – Worth It ft. Kid Ink

Selena Gomez & Miley Cyrus – Kiss & Tell Music Video – Meryem Atilgan



Photo by Phil Lim ©
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Daryl Hall & John Oates – Kiss On My List – hallandoatesVEVO

Justin Bieber – Sorry (PURPOSE : The Movement) JustinBieberVEVO

Whiskey sour kiss by the feds –
Fallyn music

Closing Quote
“To be successful you must accept all challenges that come your way. You can’t just accept the ones you like.”
Mike Gafka

Today kiss 💋 and make up if your having a sour day and are you thinking of spliting up, it’s time to have a drink of Whiskey Sour and a nice Banana Split might do the trick! lol 😉
Have a fantastic Day! Peace, hugs, kisses & love is what everyone needs! Pass it on……..

Thumbs up if you like today’s Food, drink recipes and songs of the day! ………….
Thank you if you share on your social network, well appreciate! 😉
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All the best!

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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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

The Manhattan Filet Steak – How to Turn a NY Strip into a Filet Mignon

Filet Mignon Recipes

How to Cook a Perfect Filet Mignon

I’m A lefty – Left Handers Day, August 13th Song

5 reasons why being left-handed is great

12 Little-Known Facts About Left-Handers

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! 😉


Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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August 11, is National Raspberry Tart Day, Son and Daughter Day & Presidential Joke Day

August 11, is National Raspberry Tart Day, Son and Daughter Day & Presidential Joke Day

Quote of the Day
“It does happen to give raspberries their flavour, but there are many other molecules that are needed to make space raspberries ”
Arnaud Belloche, an astronomer at the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy in Bonn, Germany

Sweet Julia | Mini Raspberry Tarts

Raspberry Tart Recipe – (pastry cream filled )

Tantalizing Raspberry Tarts

Raspberry Tart


Vegan Raspberry Chocolate Tart

Son and Daughter Day

Presidential Joke Day
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington By Dan Zak April 27

Songs of the Day 🎵
Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine

“Precious Time” Top Songs for Father Daughter Dance-Mother Son Wedding Song-American Dreamers – AmericanDreamersTV

Closing Quote 👀
“Nothing in life is more important than the ability to communicate effectively.”
— Gerald R. Ford, 38th President of the United States

Enjoy your raspberry tarts, but mostly enjoy and love your sons and daughters. Live live to the fullest and laugh till you can’t laugh anymore!


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

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

Willapa Oysters: Happiness On The Half Shell ””

BBQ Oysters Recipe

Green Peppers Day!

Baked Eggs in Stuffed Peppers Plus Friday Faves

27 Ways To Make Your Bell Peppers Less Boring

How to Make Stuffed Green Peppers

National Jamaica Patty Day

The Best Jamaican Patties in Toronto

Patty Day: Celebrating a peaceful end to Toronto’s beef patty wars

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

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! 😊



Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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August 1st, is National Raspberry Cream Pie Day, Homemade Pie Day, World Wide Web Day & Respect for Parents Day

August 1st, is National Raspberry Cream Pie Day, Homemade Pie Day, World Wide Web Day & Respect for Parents Day

Quote of the Day
“It does happen to give raspberries their flavour, but there are many other molecules that are needed to make space raspberries.”
Arnaud Belloche, an astronomer at the Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy in Bonn, Germany (The Guardian, April, 2009)

Check out today’s special day(s) and I lead off with some of the many National Holidays taking place today! I only list many of the music, food and beverage and sometime add in the odd holiday.
Find more on August 1st, Holidays and Celebrations Today at:

August 1: Holidays and Celebrations Today

Check out today’s recipes! Enjoy!

Contest-Winning Raspberry Cream Pie Recipe

Raspberry Cream Pie

RASPBERRY PIE Recipe – with Mascarpone

It seems their’s some kind of pie holiday every month! Lol ….. You can begin to bake off your favor Homemade Pie for today!

The World Wide Web

World Internet Users and 2016 Population Stats

Internet Revolution – Worldwide Web (A Global Network Of Computer Base Communication System) Documentary Lab

How to celebrate Respect for Parents Day

Love and respect your parents
Sundeep Ballare

Songs of the Day 🎸
Coldplay – Raspberry Beret (Prince cover) + Viva La Vida live bbc radio 1’s big weekend 2016 – Indie Concerts

It’s the World Wide Web – Neil Cicierega

Today is also National Girlfriends Day
Avril Lavigne – Girlfriend – 😍AvrilLavigneVEVO

Pebbles – Girlfriend – PebblesVEVO

Closing Quote 🙄
“….try the mustard, — a man can’t know what turnips are in perfection without mustard.”
Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) (1835-1910) ‘The Gilded Age’ (1873)

Have an awesome web of a day, respect your parents & girlfriend and why not enjoy some pie when your together tonight! 😉


Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

July 25, is National Wine and Cheese Day, National Hot Fudge Sundae & Culinarians Day

July 25, is National Wine & Cheese Day, National Hot Fudge Sundae Day & Culinarians Day

Quote of the Day
“Always serve too much hot fudge sauce on hot fudge sundaes. It makes people overjoyed, and puts them in your debt.”
Judith Olney

How about Wine and cheese to start off your Monday!

Last years Top 10 Best Selling Wines in the World In 2016 || Pastimers
Pastimers – World’s Best & Worst

CHECK Out Our TOP Rated WINES Reviewed By The Quini Community

Wine Reviews Ratings 🍷

Wine for Beginners – Tipsy Bartender

Wine Basics from My Wine Smarts – My Wine Smarts

4 Wine Myths Busted


Photo credit Provided by Phil Lim

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Hey I forgot the cheese, so don’t forget when your serving wine and cheese today for your reception or party! Lol 😉
But better on a hot day without the smell of cheese, I’ll got you cover with hot fudge sundaes!
Yummy for all you ice cream lovers! 🍨

Oh Fudge!

How to Make Hot Fudge – Easy Homemade Hot

A Healthier Hot Fudge Sundae

Vegan Hot Fudge Sundae

Happy Culinarians Day!


Thomas Keller Photo Quotes

Last year List of the 100 of The Best Chefs in the World 2016

Best Chefs in Canada |Top 10

Best Chefs in Canada | Top 10

Famous Canadian Chefs | List of Chefs from Canada – Ranker

“If you are a chef, no matter how good a chef you are, it’s not good cooking for yourself; the joy is in cooking for others – it’s the same with music”
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Songs of the Day 🎵
COLOURIST – Bottle of Wine (NEW SONG 2015) Official Music Video

Def Lepard-Me And My Wine – Joana Kitko

KADNAY – Feeling so right (official music video) CDF Records

Kathryn Williams – Monday Morning (Official Video)

The Singing Chef – Mum’s Not Cookin’ – Culinary Adventures

Closing Quote 🙄
“Usually one’s cooking is better than one thinks it is.”
Julia Child

Have a great day, enjoy your wine and or a sundae! 😊
Please don’t drink and drive, see you back tomorrow! 😉


Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

 July 1st., is Canada🍁 Day, International Chicken Wing Day, International Joke Day, National Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day, National Financial Freedom Day, National Gingersnap Day

July 1st., is Canada🍁 Day, International Chicken Wing Day, International Joke Day, National Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day, National Financial Freedom Day & National Gingersnap Day! 

Quote of the Day
“I saw a notice which said ‘Drink Canada Dry’ and I’ve just started.”Brendan Behan, Irish author (1923-1964)

A busy day all around! What’s Happening Today In Canada🍁? I Got You Cover From Coast To Coast……
Canada🍁 Day from Coast to Coast to Coast 

Canada 150 revellers greeted with rain at Parliament Hill bash

Free Concerts Coming to Communities Across Ontario

ONtour Concert Series Celebrates Ontario’s 150th Anniversary

Celebrate Canada’s🍁 150th birthday! 🎂Canada Day weekend events in Toronto for 2017

Happy Birthday🎂 Canada🍁 150 Year’s old!

A really big list of Toronto Canada Day 

Here’s where you can watch the Canada Day fireworks across the GTA – 

Kirthana Sasithatan CBC News

First published: June 30, 2017 at 5:00 AM ET
Last updated: June 30, 2017 at 5:00 AM


Follow the World’s Largest Rubber Duck as it tours Ontario to celebrate Canada 150! 

International Chicken Wing Day

Crispy Baked Chicken Wings🍗 Recipe | Healthier Hot Wings without the Deep Fryer

Crispy Homemade Wings Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 277

Spicy and Crispy Fried Garlic Chicken Wings: Southern Style

Franks Garlic Buffalo Wings

Sweet & Spicy Buffalo Wings – recipe

Original Buffalo Wing Recipe – How to make Buffalo Wings

Best Crispy Buffalo Wings in the Oven

Best Buffalo Chicken Wings Recipe

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International Joke Day 

Off to work

A guy shows up late for work. The boss yells, ‘You should’ve been here at 8.30!’ He replies. ‘Why? What happened at 8.30?  

Read more:

The 25 Best Two-Line Jokes Ever. #14 Is Priceless.

50 Funniest Joke 😅

National Creative Ice Cream Flavor Day

Orange Ice Cream Recipe Demonstration-

National Financial Freedom Day
Secrets To Financial Independence- Tony Robbins       

Bob Proctor – How To Be Financialy Free In Simple Steps – Powerful Wealth Strategies

Robert Kiyosaki – How To Get Rich Fast and Get Ahead Financially in 2017  

National Gingersnap Day 

Gingersnap Cookies Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking … – YouTube

Song of the Day 🎵  


Chicken dance Music video <font color=”#333333″

Wham- Freedom       

The Black Eyed Peas – I Gotta a Feeling

Best Party Songs 2017

Closing Quote 🤔
“Do not be afraid of simplicity. If you have a cold chicken for supper, why cover it with a tasteless white sauce which makes it look like a pretentious dish on the buffet table at some fancy dress ball?”Marcel Boulestin, chef, food writer (1878-1943)‘ Simple French Cooking for English Homes’ (1923)

Happy 150th Birthday Canada🍁 Cheers🍻 to beer, wings🍗, jokes, ice cream🍦 and financial 💰 freedom! Lol

Don’t forget to click like, share and follow…….. 😉

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger & Proud born Canadian🍁

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June 24, is National Pralines Day

June 24, is National Pralines Day

Quote of the Day
“I am still convinced that a good, simple, homemade cookie is preferable to all the store-bought cookies one can find.”
James Beard

Let’s begin the day with ………

How To Make Pralines

Perfect Pralines

The Perfect Praline Recipe- Become Your Own Favorite Chef with Amy Westerman

Hazelnut Praline

How to make Pecan Praline Candy | I Heart Recipes, I Heart Recipes

Creamy New Orleans Style Pralines – Cooking With Toya Boudy

Songs of the Day  ♪
Taylor Swift Blank Space PARODY – Starbucks Lovers (Chestnut Praline Latte) Maxwell Glick

Who Let the Dogs out – yousab sameeh

Debbie Deb – Lookout Weekend (2010) Erick Monasterio

Closing Quote 🗣
“Broken cookies don’t have calories”

Enjoy today’s recipes and take the dog for a walk if you can’t take it to work today, because today is also Take Your Dog to Work Day and
National Senses Day. Let your senses doing the walking! 😉


Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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June 17, is National Apple Strudel Day, National Eat Your Vegetables Day & National Stewart’s Root Beer Day

June 17, is National Apple Strudel Day, National Eat Your Vegetables Day & National Stewart’s Root Beer Day

Quote of the Day
“I have no truck with lettuce,cabbage, and similar chlorophyll. Any dietitian will tell you that a running foot of apple strudel contains four times the vitamins of a bushel of beans.”
S.J. Perelman

How to Make Easy Apple Strudel

Apple Strudel (Pastry) Recipe

A Flakey Apple-Cinnamon Strudel – Everyday Food with Sarah Carey

Top 10 Healthiest Vegetables

Healthy Eating Tips : Healthy Eating & Vegetables

3 “Loaded” Root Beer Float Cocktail Recipes | Alcohol & Non-Alcohol Cocktails |Cooking With Carolyn

Not Your Father’s Root Beer Float – Tipsy Bartender

How to make the Jagermeister Root Beer Float – Tipsy Bartender

Songs of the Day 🎵
Little Apple – 2014 Hot Song in China – 2014 Boyz

Wha Me Eat – Macka B OFFICIAL VIDEO – Macka B

Billy Joel, Root Beer Rag

Closing Quote
“Persons living entirely on vegetables are seldom of a plump and succulent habit.”
William Cullen (1710-1790), Scottish physician & professor.

Enjoy your apple strudel, veggies and root beer today!


Phil Lim
Daily Food & Music Blogger

June 15, is National Lobster Day

June 15, is National Lobster 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’.

Anyone for lobster 🦀 tonight?
Check out these lobster recipes……

28 Lobster Recipes That Anyone Can Make

10 Superb Lobster Recipes for the Steamy Days of Summer

Lobster Salad Recipe – Bruno Albouze – THE REAL DEAL

Best Lobster Roll in the country at The Clam Shack featured on The Cooking Channels “Unique Eats”

Grilled Lobster with Bloody Mary Linguine – Gordon Ramsay

Hong Kong Style Ginger and Onion Lobster 薑葱龍蝦 – Siu’s Cooking

Songs of the Day 🎵
The B-52’s – Rock Lobster (official)

Lobster Song (official video) deanpikelive

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)

Start your awesome evening with some lobster 🦀 and rock the night away! 😊


Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

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