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July 18, is National Caviar Day & World Listening Day 

July 18, is National Caviar Day & World Listening Day 

Quote of the Day
“Pressed caviar . . . has the consistency of chilled tar.”
William Geist, ‘New York Times’

Listen up everyone today is a day you speak less and listen more because today is World Listening Day! Don’t said anything unless it’s good! That will really make people want to listen to you! 👂

Now lets get started with the Complete Guide To Buying and Eating Caviar
http://thevivant.com/complete-guide-on-how-to-buy-and-eat-caviar

Beluga Caviar : Most expensive food in the world, $5,000 per kilogram

Gordon Ramsay Caviar

What Is and How to Eat Caviar? Caviar 101!

Classic Caviar Plate
http://whatscookingamerica.net/Appetizers/CaviarPlate.htm

World Listening Day👂
World Listening Day 2017| Sounds Lost and Found, You are invited to participate in World Listening Day 2017 “Sounds Lost and Found http://mobile.dudasite.com/site/worldlisteningproject?dm_redirected=true#2834

Songs of the Day🎵
Charley Jenkins – Caviar Song (Right Where I Belong)

Herbie Hancock – Rockit –
HerbieHancockVEVO

The pointer sisters – I’m so excited – Magic Bullet

Beyonce – Listen [Official Video]
Roeng c

Depeche Mode – World In My Eyes (Video Version) Warner Bros. Records

Phil Collins – In The Air Tonight LIVE HD – ManuelW

Closing Quote🤔
“I’m beginning to think that maybe it’s not just how much you love someone. Maybe what matters is who you are when you’re with them.”
~Anne Tyler

Enjoy your day, add some fun with caviar and wine for your evening, it pays to listen and it may bring a little spice into your life! Lol 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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June 27, is National Orange Blossom Day

June 27, is National Orange Blossom Day

Quote of the Day
“California is a fine place to live–if you happen to be an orange.”
Fred Allen, comedian (1894-1956)

Today I’ll keep it short and sweet, so you can go and have a orange blossom……. lol 😉

How to make an Orange Blossom Cocktail – Drink recipes from Bartending Bootcamp

Orange Blossom Cocktail Recipe –
legourmettv

Orange Blossom Cocktail | Jamie Oliver and Simone Caporale
Jamie Oliver’s Drinks Tube

The Orange Blossom is a classic Prohibition-era cocktail. It’s one of those cocktails that makes you feel ……

Orange Blossom

Orange Blossom Beignets
http://livewellnetwork.com/Good-Cookin-With-Bruce-Aidells/recipes/Orange-Blossom-Beignets/8138348

Orange Blossom White Chocolate Mousse Recipe – CookingWithAlia – Episode 291

Songs of the Day 🎵
WB birthday party: DAB – Orange Blossom Special

“Orange Blossom Special” medley – circlecityrabbit2004

Orange Blossom Special with a Texas Twist – PenMaker24x7

Closing Quote 🤔
“Because at some more flexible period he had advanced from oranges to grape-fruit he considered himself an epicure.”Sinclair Lewis, ‘Main Street’ (1920)

Have a blossom of a day and keep coming back for more! 😎

Cheers,

Phil Lim
National Day Blogger

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June 19, is National Dry Martini Day

June 19, is National Dry Martini Day

Quote of the Day
“Happiness is…..finding two olives in your martini when you’re hungry.”
Johnny Carson, ‘Happiness is a Dry Martini’

It’s time to enjoy a martini and chill out for the evening! 😉

The Best Gin for a Martini
http://www.seriouseats.com/2015/04/best-gin-for-a-martini-cocktail-taste-test-fords-beefeater-bombay-plymouth.html

Martini Taste Test: Does Expensive Gin & Vermouth Make A Difference
http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/3671246

The perfect Dry martini recipe
http://www.jamieoliver.com/drinks-tube/classic-dry-martini-step-step/

CLASSIC DRY MARTINI
http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/classic-dry-martini-237574

How to make a Dry Martini

How to make a Gin Martini – Tipsy Bartender

How to make the Oreo Cookie Martini – Tipsy Bartender

Top 10 Must Have Gins For Home or lets say for Dad!
http://martiniwhisperer.com/2014/06/13/the-10-must-have-gins-for-home/

Songs of the Day 

Martini Moments – A night like this (Caro Emerald) 

The Martini Song (LLuvia y Acuarela) – 1974studios

Closing Quote

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.”
Jim Valvano

Enjoy your day! 😉 ….. See you back here tomorrow!

Don’t forget to share, like and follow my blog!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
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June 7, is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day

June 7, is National Chocolate Ice Cream Day

Quote of the Day
“I doubt whether the world holds for anyone a more soul-stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice cream.”Heywood Campbell Brown (1888-1939)

Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe From The Joy of Baking
http://m.joyofbaking.com/icecreamrecipes/ChocolateIceCream.html

Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com

Rich Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe
http://www.chow.com/recipes/28645-rich-chocolate-ice-cream

Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 624

3 INGREDIENT CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM

Famous People Birthday Today!
Prince – R&B Singer BIO
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/prince.html

Purple Rain Prince AVI – Casusa Ribeiro

Songs of the Day 🎶
The Ice Cream Song – The Mini Movie

The Time Ice Cream Castles 4 min 12 sec LA 139 5:23:84 Limelight Inc Red Car Chris Gabrin – TheRedCarChannel

Prince “Cream” – Hayden Clement

Prince – 1999 – MUSIC VIDEO R.I.P
Haywire TV Digital

Katy Perry – Birthday – KatyPerryVEVO

Closing Quote 🤔
“My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither, but just enjoy your ice cream while it’s on your plate that’s myphilosophy.”
Thornton Wilder

If it’s your birthday today too, happy birthday! 🙂

Have a great day everyone and cool off with some Chocolate Ice Cream and don’t forget to share or at lease share my blog today and give it a thumbs up! 👍Thank you! 

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

May 29, is National Coq Au Vin Day

May 29, is National Coq Au Vin Day

Quote of the Day
“A clever cook, can make….good meat of a whetstone.”
Desiderius Erasmus (1466?-1536) Dutch priest and scholar

Short and Sweet Today!

Coq Au Vin – Chicken Braised with Bacon, Mushrooms & Red Wine
Food Wishes

Chicken Coq au Vin by Chef Jean Pierre – Chef Jean Pierre’s Cooking School

Coq au Vin (Rooster with Wine) – Bruno Albouze – THE REAL DEAL
Bruno Albouze

Recipes Julia Child Coq-au
http://leitesculinaria.com/5399/recipes-julia-child-coq-au-vin.html

Famous People Birthdays Today 🎂
Latoya Jackson – R&B Singer Bio
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/latoya-jackson.html

La Toya Jackson – Feels Like Love 💗
LaToyaJacksonVEVO

La Toya Jackson – Sexbox (Official Music Video) Annie Tauer Jackson

La Toya Jackson – You blew 1988

Most Popular People Born On May 29
http://www.imdb.com/search/name?birth_monthday=05-29

Songs of the Day 🎶

Sail (Coq Au Vin) Coq au Vin
http://youtu.be/BYsDO1npstE


MasterChef Techno Song
http://youtu.be/P-8OqYi8wGA

La Toya Jackson – Locomotion (Live) danyaonlineify
http://youtu.be/VENEI_rd534

La Toya Jackson – Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’ Church Of La Toya
http://youtu.be/q9M-i0eWPjc

Top 50 Songs Of The Week – May 28, 2016 (Billboard Hot 100)

Closing Quote
“If you want to kill any idea in the world today, get a committee working on it.”
Charles F. Kettering on ideas

Hope your enjoying the day, the recipes and songs of the day! Don’t forget to share today’s post with your social media network, like Facebook, Twitter and so on……… 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger

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May 26, is National Blueberry Cheesecake Day & National Cherry Dessert Day

May 26, is National Blueberry Cheesecake Day & National Cherry Dessert Day

Quote of the Day
“….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)

Time to sweeten up with today’s recipes!

Short and sweet today! 

Easy Blueberry Cheesecake Recipe

Blueberry New York Cheesecake

How to make Mini Cheesecakes

Oreo Cherry Cheesecake Cupcakes-Oreo Crust-How To Make Cheesecake Cupcakes Recipe

Songs of the Day 🎵
Cheesecake by Louis Armstrong

The Sugar Hill Gang – Rapper’s Delight (Original Extended Full Version) (1979 HQ) Funky Beat Addiction Tv

Closing Quote 🤔
“Parents were invented to make children happy by giving them something to ignore.”
Ogden Nash on parents-and-parenting

Have an awesome cheesecake day! 😋

Cheers

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

May 21, is National World Baking Day, National Strawberries and Cream Day & National Waiters and Waitresses Day

May 21, is National World Baking Day, National Strawberries and Cream Day & National Waiters and Waitresses Day

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

Welcome to another National and World day (s)! Short and sweet due to the long weekend and everyone out enjoying themselves! 😎

Today’s your day to bake anything you love because it’s World of Baking Day! 

Here is a receipe hand picked for you for today! Enjoy……. 😃

CHERRY AND BLUEBERRY CREAM PIE
http://www.tasteandtellblog.com/cherry-blueberry-cream-pie/

National Strawberries and Cream Day
http://www.discountqueens.com/may-21st-is-national-strawberries-and-cream-day/

National Waiters and Waitresses Day 🍽

The Best Waiter in the World.
Watch the most effective removing dishes from table. Jaffa

How to carry 24 wine glasses only one hand🍷

The 8 Worst Customers at Every Restaurant
https://m.9gag.com/gag/am9VxPv?ref=android.s

Songs of the Day 🎵
LeAnn Rimes – Cant Fight The Moonlight (Official Music Video)

Jessica Simpson – These Boots Are Made for Walkin

Closing Quote of the Day 🤔 “When I was a waiter, I wanted to be the best waiter I could be and worked to be better at it every day.”
Robert Herjavec

Have a great Victoria long weekend and if you’re out dining, 🍽 don’t foget to tip 💲your server for their great service and see you back tomorrow if you’re following my blog! 

Cheers 

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger

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May 4, is National Orange Juice Day, National Candied Orange Peel Day, World Give Day

May 4, is National Orange Juice Day, National Candied Orange Peel Day & World Give Day

Quote of the Day
“I got the blues thinking of the future, so I left off and made some marmalade. It’s amazing how it cheers one up to shred oranges and scrub the floor.”
D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930)

Juice it up, it’s National Orange Juice Day!

How Orange Juice Is Made

How “premium” orange juice is really made (CBC Marketplace) CBC News

SAD TRUTH about Not From Concentrate ORANGE JUICE – TheNakedLabel

Juicing vs. Blending — How To Make Orange Juice with a Blender –
Raw Cave

National Candied Orange Peel Day 
http://www.holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/May/candiedorangepeelday.htm

Candied Orange Peel – Rebecca Brand

Candied Orange Peel – Kandyzowana Skorka Pomaranczowa – Christmas Recipe #190 – Ania’s Kitchen

Jacques Pépin: How to Make Candied Orange Peels

Candied Orange With Chocolate | Pam ‘The Jam’ Corbin – River Cottage

10 Home Uses for Orange Peel
Ela Gale ♡

World Give Day 🖑🖐
http://www.worldgiveday.com/

Songs of the Day 🎼
SHANNON – Give Me Tonight [Extended Version] (1984)

Rick James – Give It To Me Baby –
RickJamesVEVO

Oran “Juice” Jones – The Rain –
OranJuiceJonesVEVO

Kool & The Gang – Fresh

Rockwell – Somebody’s Watching Me

Closing Quote 👀
“Florida oranges are so juicy that you have to eat them in the bathtub”
Californian saying

Happy a great start to your day, juice it up baby, give & smile like no one is watching U! …… But be carefull you don’t slip on a peel orange skin! lol B-)

Cheers,

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
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 

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