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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 22, is Earth Day, National Jelly Bean Day & In God We Trust Day

April 22, is Earth Day & National Jelly Bean Day & In God We Trust Day

Quote of the Day
“You can tell a lot about a fellow’s character by his way of eating jellybeans.”
Ronald Reagan

National Jelly Bean Day: Best (and most disgusting)
http://blog.sfgate.com/sfmoms/2013/04/22/national-jelly-bean-day-best-and-most-disgusting-flavors/

The original 50 flavours from best to worst
http://www.buzzfeed.com/rnodrog/a-definitive-ranking-of-all-original-50-jelly-bell-i67c?s=mobile

Have you try the beer flavor along with the new cocktail-inspired flavors include piña colada, mai tai and strawberry daiquiri. None contains any alcohol
http://touch.latimes.com/#story/la-dd-jelly-belly-debuts-draft-beer-flavor-jelly-bean-they-taste-wheaty-smell-yeasty-20140121/

Top 10 Jelly Belly Flavours
By Top 10s Daily – June 8, 2010

How Jelly Beans Are Made

Hey Google Jelly Beans and you get 50 Android Jelly Bean tips, tricks and hints, how’s that for a treat! Nice……………
http://m.techradar.com/news/software/operating-systems/50-android-jelly-bean-tips-tricks-and-hints-1113114

Earth  Day Network Take Action
http://www.earthday.org

Earth Day 2016 / Save Earth-Save ourselves – Dreamcatcher

7 things we’ve learned about Earth since the last Earth Day
http://www.vox.com/2016/4/21/11380048/earth-day

7 Eye-Opening Facts for Earth Day | Mashable

(HD) What if the Earth STOPS Spinning- (Full Documentary)
Educational Documentary

Bible Verses About Trust 20-Helpful Scripture Quotes/
http://www.whatchristianswanttoknow.com/bible-verses-about-trust-20-helpful-scripture-quotes/

Prince, legendary Purple Rain singer, dead at age 57
http://www.cbc.ca/m/touch/arts/story/1.3546878

http://m.torontosun.com/2016/04/21/cops-investigate-death-at-princes-recording-studio

“There’s something about having people around you giving you support that is -its motivating, and once I got that support from people, then I believed I could do anything.”
Prince

Prince In The 1980’s – Full Movie
Treble Clef

Songs of the Day
The Jelly Bean Song By Keep The Heat

Earth Day 2014 Song and Lyrics for Earth Day Hour Global Warming and Climate Change
By Tokyo Rosebiz

Michael Jackson – Earth Song
michaeljacksonVEVO

Raspberry Beret
Purple Knights – Topic 3

IN GOD WE TRUST (ORIGINAL MUSIC VIDEO)

Kid Rock – Only God Knows Why [Official Video]

Songs by Prince, a special tribute to music superstar Prince – who was found dead in his Minnesota home yesterday morning at the age of 57, RIP Prince….
Prince – When Doves Cry (1984)

Purple Rain Prince AVI – Casusa Ribeiro

Prince “Cream”

Closing Quote 
“God loved the birds and invented trees. Man loved the birds and invented cages”.
Jacques Deval

Have a happy jumping jelly bean on Earth day!

“In god we trust” Follow, like and share! 😎

Regards,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

April 16, is National Eggs Benedict Day, Day of the Mushroom & National Stress Awareness Day

April 16, is National Eggs Benedict Day, Day of the Mushroom & National Stress Awareness Day

Quote of the Day
“When you feel like eating boiled eggs, if you have some truffles in the house, put them in a basket with the eggs and the next day you will have the best boiled eggs you have ever tasted in your gastronomic life.”
M. Des Ombiaux

Lots of things happening today with lots of great resources, check it out! 
Tasty days Videos on Eggs Benedict – Oscar-Style
http://www.tastydays.com/videos/eggs-benedict-oscar-style

How to Make Eggs Benedict – Eggs Benedict Recipe – Allrecipes

Eggs Benedict Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 387

DAY OF THE MUSHROOM 🍄
http://www.averiecooks.com/2012/04/day-of-the-mushroom.html

Mushroom Recipes : COLLECTION
http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~mjw/recipes/vegetables/mushrooms/mush-coll.html

“Life is too short to stuff a mushroom.”
Shirley Conran (1932-?), ‘Superwoman’

Stress Awareness Day
Stress Awareness Day: 10 Best Ways To Fight Stress
http://www.latintimes.com/stress-awareness-day-10-best-ways-fight-stress-309972

“In times of great stress or adversity, it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.”
Lee

Songs of the Day ♩

Infected Mushroom Ft. Matisyahu – One Day (Official Remix) http://youtu.be/AK0llByx_as

Infected Mushroom – Converting Vegetarians – 2003 Full Album (Disc 1 + Disc 2)

Twenty one pilots: Stressed Out [OFFICIAL VIDEO] Fueled By Ramen

Relaxing Music Timeout – 60 Minutes Of The Most Relaxing Music You’ve Ever Heard!
By Relaxing Music Timeout

Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Relax (Original 1983 Sex Mix)

M|A|R|R|S – Pump Up The Volume (Official Video)  http://youtu.be/w9gOQgfPW4Y

Closing Quote 🤔
Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves it’s amazing what they can accomplish.-
Sam Walton

Have yourself a positive day and get cracking, cause life is to short to worry. Enjoy the sunshine and the nice day, time to BBQ some grilled mushrooms! 😉

Let’s Go Raptors!

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 14, is National Pecan Day, Ex Spouse Day, International Moment of Laughter Day, Look Up At The Sky Day & Reach as High as You Can Day

April 14, is National Pecan Day, Ex Spouse Day, International Moment of Laughter Day, Look Up At The Sky Day & Reach as High as You Can Day

Quote of the Day 🤔
“What you don’t see with your eyes, don’t invent with your mouth.”
Jewish Proverb

Lots of things happening today! Let’s get started…….. 

Recipes with Pecans
40 Desserts with Pecans
http://www.somethingswanky.com/40-desserts-with-pecans/

23 Sweet and Festive Pecan Desserts
http://www.southernliving.com/m/food/holidays-occasions/pecan-recipes

Classic Pecan Pie Recipe – How to Make Perfect Pecan Pie – Food Wishes

How To Make Praline Pecans

Betty’s Fabulous Pecan Pie–40-Year-Old Recipe!

O.k. if you read yeaterday post, it was scabble day and you were to unscabble the National holidays for today which were:
1. Ex Spouse Day
2. International Moment of Laughter Day
3. Look Up At The Sky Day
4. National Pecan Day
5. Reach as High as You Can Day

Ex Spouse Day👰
Text messages to get your ex back
David Norden

A Letter To My (ex)Wife – Eddie Vespa – fatgator

International Moment of Laughter Day 😁
Funny videos 2016 (Try not to laugh or Grin) HOT Challenge Impossible & Funny Pranks || FUNNY ARMY

Funny videos 2016 – Best vines ever – Try not to laugh

The Best of Mr.Bean

Most Funniest clips of Mr.Bean

Songs of the Day 🎵
Patrick Sweany “Pecan Trees”
By Music Fog

Ian Todd – “Future Ex-Wife” – Song of the Week

“NO REASON” – funny x ex wife divorce song music video – Funniest songs about getting divorced

Doctor and the Medics – Spirit In The Sky (Official Music Video) HD

Reach for the Sky – Sarah Geronimo

Closing Quote 😪
“Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I’m not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you’ve felt that way.”
Charles Bukowski

Keep your head up and reach as high as you can today, reach for the sweet pecans and make time for laughter, oh …….look up at the sky for that full moon! Lol 😉

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Daily Blogger

April 13: National Peach Cobbler Day & Scrabble Day

April 13, is National Peach Cobbler Day & Scrabble Day

Quote of the Day
“A Georgia peach, a real Georgia peach, a backyard great-grandmother’s orchard peach, is as thickly furred as a sweater, and so fluent and sweet that once you bite through the flannel, it brings tears to your eyes.”
Melissa Fay Greene, ‘Praying for Sheetrock’

RECIPES
Fresh Peach Cobbler 5* Recipe
http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/fresh-peach-cobbler

Peach Cobbler 4. 1/2* Recipe
http://dessert.food.com/recipe/peach-cobbler-31901

Fresh Southern Peach-Cobbler 4. 1/2* Recipe
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/fresh-southern-peach-cobbler/?sitepref=ar

April 13, is always Scrabble Day
http://www.holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/April/scrabbleday.htm

Songs of the Day 🎵

AJ McLean – Peach
By Sivanharush
http://youtu.be/aumt13rDidU


Brillz and Minxx – Fuzzy Peach (LOUDPVCK Remix)
By All Trap Music
http://youtu.be/4i5BoEAts2c

Closing Quote 😁
“An apple is an excellent thing — until you have tried a peach.” George du Maurier (1834-1896)

O.k. it was a short and peachy post for today, so it’s yours to discover and unscrabble what 5 National holidays there are for tomorrow!

xe epsuso yad

inntelrnaatio onmmte fo huegltea

kolo pu ta het kys yda

tlaiaonn cepan ayd

earhc sa gihh sa oyu nac yad!  

Hope you got them all, see you back tomorrow for the answers!

Cheers everyone & thanks for dropping by……. feel free to share today’s post!

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

April 9, is National Chinese Almond Cookie Day & Winston Churchill Day

April 9, is National Chinese Almond Cookie Day & Winston Churchill Day

Quote of the Day
“He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.”
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

The weekend is here but the weather is still cold, time to get back inside and bake some cookies, chinese almond cookies that is……
Recipe for chinese almond cookies
http://www.food.com/recipe/chinese-almond-cookies-348634

Recipe chinese restaurant almond-cookies
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/chinese-restaurant-almond-cookies/?sitepref=ar

Let’s Make! Chinese Almond Cookies!

Vegan Chinese Almond Cookies Recipe – Vegan Chinese New Year Dessert – Vegan Baking
The Sweetest Vegan

If you love quotes, your’ve love these top 25 from Winston Churchill
Top 25 Winston Churchill- Quotes/
http://listverse.com/2007/11/22 /top-25-winston-churchill-quotes/

John Petrie’s Collection of
Winston Churchill Quotes
http://jpetrie.myweb.uga.edu/bulldog.html

The 40 Greatest Quotes From Winston Churchill
http://m.townhall.com/columnists/johnhawkins/2013/01/19/the-40-greatest-quotes-from-winston-churchill-n1492794/page/full

Secrets of Leadership: Churchill
Dr Alan Brown

7 Activities Super Successful People Do on the Weekends
http://www.levo.com/articles/career-advice/activities-super-successful-people-do-on-the-weekends?utm_content=levonowyyyymmdd&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=levonow&utm_source=newsletter

Songs of the Day 🎵
Hong Kong Food Song (MUSIC VIDEO) – Fung Bros feat. DoughBoy – FungBrosComedy

Winston Churchill Song We Shall Never Surrender – Steven Fox

Soldier of Fortune – Deep Purple

Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill – Official Music Video

Closing Quote 🤔
“It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.”
Harry S. Truman

May the fortune be with you!
Have an awesome day, enjoy your Chinese almond cookies and see you back here Sunday!

Have yourself a positive day!

Phil Lim
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Food and Music Blogger 

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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 

April 5, is National Caramel Day, Go For Broke Day, National Raisin and Spice Bar Day & National Walking Day

April 5, is National Caramel Day, Go For Broke Day & National Raisin and Spice Bar Day & National Walking Day

Quote of the Day
“Once in a young lifetime one should be allowed to have as much sweetness as one can possibly want and hold.”
Judith Olney

Can you believe we’re in April already and if you haven’t done your taxes, maybe it time to find out if you get back or own and go for broke! Time to get busy…….

Welcome to today’s National days! 

Receipe sources for caramel:
Caramels
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/caramels/?sitepref=ar

Celebrate National Caramel Day With These 5 Sticky Sweet Recipes
http://wallstcheatsheet.com/life/celebrate-national-caramel-day-with-these-5-sticky-sweet-recipes.html/

Top 10 Caramel Recipes
http://www.tasteofhome.com/top-10-recipes/top-10-caramel-recipes

How to Make the Best Caramel Sauce – saywink

How to Make Creamy Caramels

Caramels Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com By Joy of Baking

Spanish Flan/ Caramel Pudding – Easy homemade recipe – A’s Cookbook

National Raisin and Spice Bar Day

Today is also Go For Broke Day!
http://www.holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/April/goforbrokeday.htm

Go for Broke! (Full movie – 1951 – Starring Val Johnson) World Cinema Channel

National Walking Day, is the first Wednesday in April every year!
So why not get up and go for a walk today because if your not healthy how are you going to become wealthy?
http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/GettingHealthy/PhysicalActivity/NationalWalkingDay/National-Walking-Day_UCM_448665_Article.jsp#mainContent

Songs of the Day 🎵
City High – Caramel ft. Eve – CityHighVEVO

AC/DC – Moneytalks💲- acdcVEVO

Poor Guy Money 💰Song
By Dr Lapazutti

Spice Girls – Spice Up Your Life – emimusic

Aerosmith – Walk This Way – Toys In The Attic, Taking you back to the 70’s, Crank it up!

RUN-DMC – Walk This Way
By RUNDMCVEVO

Closing Quote🤔
“Among the faithful, in the great kitchens of the world, Escoffier is to Careme what the New Testament is to the Old.”
Andre Simon (1877-1970), ‘The Concise Encyclopedia of Gastronomy’ (1952)

Enjoy your day, spice it up but don’t go for broke! lol 😉

Cheers

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

March 27, is National Spanish Paella Day & Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day

March 27, is National Spanish Paella Day & Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day

Quote of the Day
“rice is the best, the most nutritive and unquestionably the most widespread staple in the world.”
Escoffier 

Spanish Paella Recipes
Spanish Style Paella Recipe:

How to Make the Perfect Paella!:

The 20 Weirdest, What-Were-They-Thinking Country Music Song Titles EVER by Polly Wogg
http://bigfrog104.com/its-quirky-country-music-song-titles-day-top-15/

Top 10 Country Songs of All Time
WatchMojo.com

Oh today is also National Joe Day! lol
http://www.holidayinsights.com/moreholidays/March/joeday.htm

Songs of the Day 🎵
Mix – Village Girls – Thank God I’m A Country Girl (Official Video)

Beautiful Romantic Spanish Guitar Music! Al Marconi

Alizee – La Isla Bonita.avi
Lego Lexxs

Rednex – Cotton Eye Joe (Official Music Video) [HD] – RednexMusic com

Closing Quote🙄
“I feel a recipe is only a theme, which an intelligent cook can play each time with a variation.”Madame Benoit

Have a wonderful country day, may sunshine be with you! 🙂

Phil Lim
Food & Music Blogger

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