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August 9, is National Rice Pudding

August 9, is National Rice Pudding Day

Quote of the Day
“The proof of the pudding is in the eating.”
Miguel de Cervantes, Spanish author. (1547-1616)
‘Don Quixote de la Mancha’

The Best Rice Pudding in the World
http://www.dairygoodness.ca/milk/my-milk-calendar/recipes/the-best-rice-pudding-in-the-world

How To Make The Best Rice
Pudding Ever Youtube!

Traditional Greek Rice Pudding – Ρυζόγαλο – Recipe

Moroccan Rice Pudding Recipe – CookingWithAlia – Episode 303

Authentic Italian Worlds Best Rice Pudding Cooking Italian with Joe
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=3i2YbqwKErM#

How To Make The Best Rice Pudding Ever! 720p

Songs of the Day ♩
Pink Floyd – Another Brick in the Wall Official Music Video (Lyrics In Description) MusicFreakForLife

Closing Quote 🙄
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Enjoy your pudding and the love 💖 of reading!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food and Music Blogger 

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August 3rd, is National Watermelon Day

August 3rd, is National Watermelon Day

Quote of the Day
“Watermelon — it’s a good fruit. You eat, you drink, you wash your face.”
Enrico Caruso

Today is a nice mouth watering watermelon day! 🍉
Check out the lineup I have researched online for you today! Enjoy and share my blog please!

Top 10 Watermelon Recipes
http://m.recipe4living.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.recipe4living.com%2Farticles%2Ftop_10_watermelon_recipes.htm&width=800

11 Delicious Watermelon Recipes
http://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/recipe-collections-favorites/popular-ingredients/watermelon-recipes

10 Surprising Things to Do with Watermelon
http://www.bhg.com/recipes/dinner/10-surprising-things-to-do-with-watermelon/

BEST OF Watermelon Art (HD)
Mind Blowing

Watermelon Agua Fresca – Refreshing Summer Watermelon Drink

Salad Recipe} Watermelon and Feta Salad Recipe by CookingForBimbos.com

Top 5 Benefits Of Watermelon | Lifestyle and Beauty Tips | Health Food
http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=y4yB46lLHa4&itct=CBIQpDAYBiITCOfP-7Hzi8cCFcswTgodIKQFozIHcmVsYXRlZEi5w7izxcKOt7IB#

Simple Watermelon Flower Style – Int Lesson 1 By Mutita Art Of Fruit And Vegetable Carving Video

Watermelon carved by J.Pereira Art Carving Fruits and vegetables
J. Pereira – Art Carving

Jeanette’s Watermelon Shark Bowl
http://www.rachaelrayshow.com/food/recipe_collections/18150_summer_grilling_watermelon_10_ways/

Turn a Watermelon into a Keg

What’s New and Beneficial About Watermelon 🍉
http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=31″

Songs of the Day ♩
I.GOT.U – WATERMELON (NEXBOY REMIX)

Closing Quote 🙄
“Your attachment to unhealthy people and bad habits, which offer you no real control, is why you’re spiritually dying and living a life out of balance.”
Shannon L. Alder

Have an awesome day!
Share and like because you know its mouth watering! 😮🍉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

July 26, is National Coffee Milkshake Day & National Bagelfest Day

July 26, is National Coffee Milkshake Day & National Bagelfest

Quote of the Day
“I could dance with you until the cows come home. On second though I’d rather dance with the cows until you come home.”
Groucho Marx (1890-1977)

Coffee milkshake anyone??

Coffee Milkshake
http://www.food.com/recipe/coffee-milkshake-96575″

Cold Coffee Shake – By VahChef @ VahRehVah.com

Nutella Coffee Milkshake- Di’s Sweet Treats

2017 Bagel Festival schedule. http://thebagelfestival.org/schedule/ 

http://thebagelfestival.org/

How To Make The Best Home Made Bagels

Famous People Birthday Today!
Mick Jagger BIO, July 26, 1943, 72yrs old – Rock Singer
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/mick-jagger.html
The Rolling Stones Greatest Hits Universal CD1 – Rolling Music

Songs of the Day 🎵
The Rolling Stones – Start Me Up – Official Promo

The Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction (Official Lyric Video) TheRollingStonesVEVO

David Bowie & Mick Jagger – Dancing In The Street – emimusic

Closing Quote 🤔
“I tell a student that the most important class you can take is technique. A great chef is first a great technician. ‘If you are a jeweler, or a surgeon or a cook, you have to know the trade in your hand. You have to learn the process. You learn it through endless repetition until it belongs to you.”
Jacques Pepin 

Enjoy the day along with a coffee milkshake and a bagel and maybe do some dancing in the street! Lol 💃

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

November 27, is National Bavarian Cream Pie Day & National Electric Guitar Day

November 27, is National Bavarian Cream Pie Day & National Electric Guitar Day

Quote of the Day
“The sides of buildings should be like the tops of lakes. I’d fish through your window hoping to catch a smile.”
Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

Everyone one stil shopping for Black Friday Sales, it seems we get so many emails in our in box that we dont have time to check them all!  Lol 🙂

Bavarian Cream Pie Recipes

How To Make Quick Bavarian Cream
http://www.yummly.com/recipes/bavarian-cream-pie

How To Make Quick Bavarian Cream

Today is also Leftover Day!
How to Make the Most of Your Thanksgiving Leftovers
http://food-hacks.wonderhowto.com/how-to/make-most-your-thanksgiving-leftovers-0158645/

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15 things that are always cheaper to buy in the States
http://www.theloop.ca:80/15-things-that-are-always-cheaper-to-buy-in-the-states/

When you become stress in waiting in long line ups while shopping, just watch these Mr. BEAN videos and get a good laugh! Rofl 😀
Mr. Bean: At the Shopping Mall

Mr. Bean — shopping

National Electric Guitar Day
Still waiting in line, watch and listen to some of the best solo guitar players in rock history!
Top Greatest Guitar Solos In Rock History – Sergio Paganini

Top 10 Guitar Solos – WatchMojo.com

Top 10 Heavy Metal Guitar Solos –
WatchMojo.com

Songs of the Day
Ryan Bang’s “Shopping” performance – ABS-CBN Entertainment

Foreigner – Juke Box Hero 2010 Live Video HD

AC/DC – Back in Black

Closing Quote
“Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday.” – Anonymous

Enjoy the rest of your day shopping for those black Friday deals and hopefully you get the deal of a life time and some nice cream pie to go with it! Lol 😉
Don’t forget to click like and share with your network!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

November 15 is National Raisin Bran Cereal Day & Spicy Hermit Cookie

November 15 is National Raisin Bran Cereal Day & National Spicy Hermit Cookie 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

Raisin Bran | Cereal Time

Hermit Cookies

How to make Hermit Cookies

How to make hermit cookies – Rolling dough into logs, Orna Purkin

Spicy Hermit Cookie
http://m.joyofbaking.com/cookierecipes/HermitCookies.html

Songs of the the Day 
California Raisins

“It’s a hard knock life” ORIGINAL Annie 1982

Tina Turner- I Heard It Through The Grapevine *live*(digital clear)(hi-fi)

Closing Quote
“One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.”
Abraham Maslow, Psychologist

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Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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November 1st, is National Deep Fried Clams Day & National Vinegar Day

November 1st, is National Deep Fried Clams Day & National Vinegar Day

Quote of the Day
“It is not a matter of indifference whether we like oysters or clams, snails or shrimp, if only we know how to unravel the existential significance of these foods.”
Jean-Paul Satre,

Welcome to the first day of November, hope everyone enjoyed Halloween last night and had fun! 

Today we start off with……

Fried Clams
http://how2heroes.com/videos/seafood/fried-clamFried

Clams ……a Traditional Maine Favorite

How to make Cha Leah (Stir-Fry Clams)

Recipe Homemade Vinegar

Oil Vinegar Dressing
http://culinaryarts.about.com/od/oilvinegardressings/qt/vinaigrette.htm

Busy Cooks Recipe Box
http://busycooks.about.com/od/quicktips/qt/vinegartips.htm

New to Chinese Cooking? – Basic Tips and Techniques
http://chinesefood.about.com/cs/sauces/a/ricevinegar.htm

Chinese Rice Vinegar
http://chinesefood.about.com/cs/sauces/a/ricevinegar.htm

Vinegar And Dish Soap Organic Weed Killer It Works

Songs of the Day
Hooverphonic – Vinegar and Salt (singles 96-06)

Clams Casino – I’m God MUSIC VIDEO

Closing Quote
“Take heed of the Vinegar of sweet Wine, and the Anger of Good-nature.”
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
‘Poor Richard’s Almanac’

Have an awesome clam of a day! 😉

Cheers,

PHIL LIM

Food And Music Blogger 

October 11, is National Sausage Pizza Day, Southern Food Heritage Day & It’s My Party Day

October 11, is National Sausage Pizza Day, Southern Food Heritage Day & It’s My Party Day

Quote of the Day
“When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore.”
Jack Brooks (song writer) ‘That’s Amore’

Another day another party because today is it’s My Party Day!
An excuse to party, either it’s for the team you are cheering for in the baseball playoffs or a team in basketball, hockey or football, or just a get together with freiends?
Hey what’s a party without pizza!

DEEP DISH PIZZA (sausage pepper onion)

Deep Dish Skillet Sausage Pizza – Day I Dream About Food
http://alldayidreamaboutfood.com/2014/06/deep-dish-skillet-sausage-pizza.html

Chicago Deep-Dish Sausage Pizza

Chicago-Style Deep-Dish Sausage Pizza
http://www.kraftrecipes.com/recipes/chicago-style-deep-dish-sausage-pizza-54427.aspx

Betty’s Thin Crust Italian Sausage Pizza

Southern Food Heritage Day
Southern Recipes
http://teriskitchen.com/southern.html

Comfort food and sophistication in Southern cuisine
http://o.canada.com/life/food/comfort-food-and-sophistication-in-southern-cuisine

Sean Brock Heritage Cookbook Trailer

It’s My Party Day
http://www.holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/October/itsmypartyday.htm

How to plan a party regardless of budget – Alison Faulkner

Top 10 Adult Birthday Party Ideas for a 30th, 40th, 60th & 50th Birthday Party

20 Insanely Simple Party Games That Are Fun At Any Age
The family that plays together stays together. Here’s some entertainment for your next gathering.
http://www.buzzfeed.com/mallorymcinnis/20-insanely-simple-party-games-to-entertain-your-whole-famil#.rlVq0o29Z

23 Badass Ideas For A Grown-Up Slumber Party
Like the best sleepover you had as a kid, but with wine.
http://www.buzzfeed.com/maitlandquitmeyer/23-badass-ideas-for-a-grown-up-slumber-party#.ay6zOJwXo

BEN 10 PARTY GAMES & PRINTABLES
http://www.queen-of-theme-party-games.com/Ben-10-party.html

15 Theme Ideas for a Memorable Halloween Party
http://www.wisebread.com/15-theme-ideas-for-a-memorable-halloween-party

Best Holiday Party Starters
http://www.southernliving.com/m/food/holidays-occasions/nonalcoholic-alcoholic-party-punch-recipes

Spiked and Non-alcoholic Party Punch Recipes
http://cocktails.about.com/od/cocktailrecipes/a/punch_index.htm

Songs of the Day
It’s my party – Lesley Gore (Problem Child, Soundtrack) Antonio López

LMFAO – Party Rock Anthem ft. Lauren Bennett, GoonRock

Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Want To Have Fun (Official Video)

Closing Quote
“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.”
Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Take action today and make things happen, so why not plan a pizza party and make some amazing deep dish skillet Sausage Pizza! ….. Enjoy your day with a smile! 🙂

Please don’t drink and drive, you can still party with non-alcoholic drinks, take care and see you back tomorrow!

Share today’s blog and give it a thumbs up! 🙂 Follow me!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Blogger

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September 20, is National Rum Punch Day

September 20, is National Rum Punch Day

“Getting information off the Internet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant”.
Mitchell Kapor 

Anyone feeling thristy for a rum punch? Today’s the day!

Check out…….
How to Make the Perfect Rum Punch

The Ultimate Rum Punch.

All Recipes Rum Punch
http://allrecipes.com/search/default.aspx?qt=k&wt=Rum%20Punch&rt=r&origin=Recipe%20Hub

Hot Rum Punch
http://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/1017048-hot-rum-punch

Rum Punch Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/bobby-flay/rum-punch-recipe.html

RUM PUNCH RECIPE

Jamaican Rum Punch Recipe
Cook Like A Jamaican

Rum Punch
The Culinary Institute of America

Raising The Bar: Cocktail Recipe for Holiday Party Punch with Rum and Grand Marnier

Songs of the Day
Beenie Man feat. Fambo- I’m Okay/Drinking Rum & Redbull Official Music Video HD

Why is the Rum Gone? – Remix -Andrew Van Vlear

Closing Quote
“Every morning I wake up saying, I’m still alive; a miracle. And so I keep on pushing.”
Jacques Cousteau

Reminder please don’t drink and drive, be safe, be alive and see you back tomorrow with a smile! 🙂

Thumbs up and be kind to share today’s post with others!

Cheers,

Phil Lim
National Day Blogger

August 30, is National Toasted Marshmallow Day

August 30, is National Toasted Marshmallow Day

Quote of the Day
“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.” Marianne Williamson

Short and sweet today!

27 Marshmallow Treats That Are Even Better Than S’mores
http://www.buzzfeed.com/rachelysanders/fabulous-mallows#.dx3GK2VQM

9 Creative Marshmallow Recipes 
http://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/recipe-collections-favorites/desserts/marshmallow-recipes

Toasted Marshmallow S’more Bars — Dessert Recipe

Toasted Marshmallow Shot Glass

How to Roast the Ultimate Marshmallow

Toasted Marshmallow PROTEIN Oatmeal Recipe

Toasted Coconut Marshmallows
Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten
http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ina-garten/toasted-coconut-marshmallows-recipe2.html

Songs of the Day
Tied To You (The Marshmallow Song) by Stevie Jewel Produced by Mama Jan Smith Official Lyric Video

The Marshmallow Song

Closing Quote
“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.”
Eleanor Roosevelt

Have a great marshmallow day!
See you back here tomorrow…..

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

August 23, is National Spongecake Day & Buttered Corn Day

August 23, ia National Spongecake Day & Buttered Corn Day

Quote of the Day
“Mrs Forrester … sat in state, pretending not to know what cakes were sent up, though she knew, and we knew, and she knew that we knew, and we knew that she knew that we knew, she had been busy all the morning making tea-bread and sponge-cakes.”
Elizabeth Gaskell, Cranford

It’s a great day to enjoy these two National Food Holidays! Here’s today video picks, happy watching and Cooking! 🙂

Tips and tricks for the perfect sponge cake

How to make a Sponge Cake Recipe

Perfect Sponge Cake Recipe: Light Fluffy Moist and Tall
https://www.howtocookthat.net/public_html/sponge-cake-recipe/

American Sponge Cake Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com

French Sponge Cake

Vanilla Sponge Cake Recipe
http://www.gretchensbakery.com/vanilla-sponge-cake-recipe/

Granny’s Victoria sponge
http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/532634/grannys-victoria-sponge

Charred Corn with Chipotle Chilli Butter – Gordon Ramsay

Baked Corn on the Cob Recipe – Vegan Herb Butter

How to Butter Corn on the Cob the Easy Way

Song of the Day
Selu Cherokee Corn Mother

Roy Clark – If I Had To Do It All Over Again – Classic Country Music

Closing Quote
“Baking is like washing–the results are equally temporary.”
Patricia Briggs, Raven’s Shadow (Raven, #1)

Hope you enjoy today’s blog on National Buttered Corn and Sponge Cake day!

Feel free to show and share todays blog! 🙂

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food/Music Blogger

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