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May 19, is National Devil’s Food Cake Day

May 19, is National Devil’s Food Cake Day

Quote of the Day
“Give them great meals of beef and iron and steel, they will eat like wolves and fight like devils.”
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) ‘King Henry V’

Today is going to be one hell of a day! Let’s not waste any time and jump into today’s recipes and enjoy the long weekend! 

Moist & Fluffy Devils Food Cake
http://allrecipes.com/recipe/devils-food-cake-i/?sitepref=ar

Devil’s Food Cake I
http://www.food.com/recipe/the-only-chocolate-cake-recipe-youll-ever-need-devils-food-26370

Moist Devils Food Cake Recipe – Scratch Easy Chocolate Cake
http://divascancook.com/2013/06/moist-devils-food-cake-recipe-scratch-easy-chocolate-cake.html

My Devil’s Food Cake Recipe ! – The Chocolate Cake Of All Chocolate Cakes !

Devil’s Food Cake | Melissa Clark Recipes | The New York Times

Devils Food Cake Recipe – Laura Vitale – Laura in the Kitchen Episode 734

Devil’s Food Cake Nigella Lawson – sohof2o

Songs of the Day ♩
666 – Dance with the Devil

Motley Crue , Shout at the Devil live Rock in Rio 19-09-2015 – Smackthis

Devil May Cry The Weeknd
krzysztof – Mitacar100

Closing Quote 🤔
“The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat”
Albert Einstein

Oh my we die for the Devil’s Cake, but we live for another day! lol
Enjoy and dance with the devil!😂

Cheers,

Phil Lim
Food & Music Daily 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 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 12, is National Baked Scallops Day & Girl Scout Day

March 12, is National Baked Scallops Day & Girl Scout Day

Quote of the Day
“People have been cooking and eating for thousands of years, so if you are the very first to have thought of adding fresh lime juice to scalloped potatoes try to understand that there must be a reason for this.”
Fran Lebowitz, ‘Metropolitan Life’ (1978)

Short and Sweet today!

Today’s Baked Scallops Recipes, Many to Choose from……
http://www.foodnetwork.com/topics/scallop.html

http://www.yummly.com/recipes/healthy-baked-scallops

More Simple Recipes for Baked Scallops
http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/baked_scallops/

http://www.yummly.com/recipes/healthy-baked-scallops
“People have been cooking and eating for thousands of years, so if you are the very first to have thought of adding fresh lime juice to scalloped potatoes try to understand that there must be a reason for this.”
Fran Lebowitz, ‘Metropolitan Life’ (1978)

Songs of the Day 🎼
Rewind back to an awesome video song from the Celebration of June 9, 2012 IGNITE, Girl Scouts 100th Anniversary Theme Song

Closing Quote 🙄
“The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a new star.”
Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (1755-1826)‘The Physiology of Taste’ (1825)

Have a great day and support the girl scouts……you go girl! Ignite the world on fire! 🔥

Also did you remember it’s daylight saving, Sunday, March 12, 2017: US & Canada to Spring Forward…..
People will have to set their clocks 1 hour forward from 2 am (02:00) to 3 am (03:00), local time, as Daylight Saving Time (DST) begins, so we set the clocks an hour ahead and lose an hour of sleep! Omg! 😴

Cheers, 

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

March 11, is National Oatmeal-Nut Waffle Day & Dream Day

March 11, is National Oatmeal-Nut Waffle Day & Dream Day

Quote of the Day
“You have to eat oatmeal or you’ll dry up. Anybody knows that.”
Kay Thompson, author of ‘Eloise’  (1905-1998)

It’s March break for most students so if you had your vacation planned, its time that your dream vacation comes true on Dream Day! Take off ech! 😉

Videos of Oatmeal Waffles
Clean Eating: Oatmeal Waffles

Eggless Pancakes & Waffles with Oatmeal – Video Recipe

Easy 5 Ingredient Eggless Oatmeal Vegetarian Vanilla Waffles

★ HIGH-PROTEIN BODYBUILDING WAFFLES! (Easy to Make)

Songs Videos of the Day
Here is a high energy work out song after you eat those high protein bodybuilding WAFFLES!
Techno Waffle Frisbee Song ( D-Wayne – Ammo Remix )

Another great favor song of mind for workouts or just dreaming…..lol, had to pick up this 12″inch remix in New York City back in the days, Toronto was behind in the music back in those days, I was promoting it early for radio play!
Turn up your volunme for:
Will To Power – Dreamin’ (Cameron Paul Mixx It Version)

Do you remember Debbie Gibson, the song “Only In My Dreams” back in the 1980’s
Got this LP “Out of the Blue” record cover signed by Debbie Gibson when it first came out when Debbie was in Toronto, ON. Canada for the release in Spinner’s Record Pool.
Only in My Dreams (1987)

Van Halen – Dreams – 8/19/1995 – Toronto (Official)

In my dreams lyrics by reo speed wagon hd – Orlando Almazora

Dream On Aerosmith Official Music Video

Closing Quote
If conversation was the lyrics, laughter was the music, making time spent together a melody that could be replayed over and over without getting stale.
Nicholas Sparks

Yesterday was awesominess and today is dreaming, so try not to do to much dreaming or eat to much high protein waffles! You might just be bouncing off the walls…….. lol 😉

Cheers, 

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

March 3, is National Cold Cuts Day, National Mulled Wine Day & I Want You to be Happy Day

March 3, is National Cold Cuts Day, National Mulled Wine Day & I Want You to be Happy Day

Quote of the Day
“A meal without wine is like a day without sunshine.”
Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, ‘The Physiology of Taste’

The Video History of Cold Cuts on Modern Marvels
http://mobile.seriouseats.com/2010/03/video-the-history-of-cold-cuts-on-modern-marvels.html

A Great Cold Cut Sandwiches

Cold Cuts
Sandwiches Recipes
http://www.whats4eats.com/sandwiches

How to Create Sonya’s Subway Inspired Cold Cut Sub

3 Tips for Choosing the Healthiest Cold Cuts
http://www.southbeachdiet.com/diet/how-to-choose-healthy-cold-cuts

Amazing Jamie Oliver Show’s How To Make Mulled Wine

Mulled Wine 🍷 Recipes
http://www.food.com/recipes/mulled-wine

http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/mulled-wine

http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/mulled-wine-recipe1.html#!

Songs of the Day 🎵
I Like Sandwiches – Reeve Oliver – Yo Gabba Gabba!

Eagles – Hotel California with lyrics

Joy To The World (1975) – Three Dog Night

Bobby McFerrin – Don’t Worry Be Happy☺

“Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence”
Robert Fripp, guitarist and cofounder of the band King Crimson (1969)

Closing Quote
Your greatest gift to others is to be happy and to radiate your happiness to the entire world.- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don’t worry, be happy everyone, make someone happy today by doing something extra nice like opening the door and let them go first, offer them your seat while on a crowded bus or train or let someone in front of you while in a line up, buy a cup of coffee for the person in the car who is behind you in the drive through or the homeless person sitting in the street corner freezing to death or even making a nice positive comment to a stranger with a smile!

Therefore all the best to everyone who is reading my blog today, thank you for dropping by…….
Have yourself an amazing happy & cheerfull day! ☺

To your day of happiness, bundle up and stay warm, hugs and joy to you all, cheers!

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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 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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January 23, is National Pie Day

January 23, is National Pie Day

Quote of the Day
“You can say this for ready-mixes – the next generation isn’t going to have any trouble making pies exactly like mother used to make.”
Earl Wilson

How many pies in a day can you eat? Well here is 10 of the most listed favorite pies you can try today on National Pie Day!
Top 10 List of Favorite Pie Recipes
http://www.browneyedbaker.com/2011/07/25/top-10-list-favorite-pie-tart-recipes/

Top 10 All-Time Favorite Pies | Food & Wine
http://www.foodandwine.com/slideshows/top-10-all-time-favorite-pies

30 Best Pie Recipes

30 Best Pie Recipes

American Pie Recipes – Best Pie Recipes in America
http://www.countryliving.com/food-drinks/g938/best-pie-recipes-0510/?

“I don’t think a really good pie can be made without a dozen or more so children peeking over your shoulder as you stoop to look in at it every little while.”
John Gould

Speaking of pie, lets look at a Funny Pie Chart

A presentation about pie. But one person doesn’t know what a pie chart really is.

Here’s to the love of pie, happy pie day in the eye.👀

Songs of the Day 🎵
Music Video by Warrant performing Cherry Pie

Jon Bon Jovi – American Pie (live at Count Basie Theatre 2014) Damned TV

Closing Quote
“Men may come and men may go…..but Pie goes on for ever.”
George Augustus Sala, British journalist. ‘America Revisited’ (1882)

Take Care & watch out for that flying pie today if no one is going to eat it! 👀

Have a great day!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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December 16, is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

December 16, is National Chocolate Covered Anything Day

Quote of the Day
“Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.”
Truman Capote

Welcome to another sweet day!

Everything’s Better Covered In Chocolate: 10 Chocolate … – The Kitchn
http://www.thekitchn.com/10-foods-that-are-better-dipped-in-chocolate-recipe-roundup-186963

Marshmallow Pops – Christmas – Recipe by ZaTaYa Yummy
ZaTaYa Yummy Zong Han

⇒ Chocolate Marshmallow Snacks ⇐
GentlemanBunny

Coconut Chocolate Balls Recipe (Gluten Free & No Bake Cookies) – CookingWithAlia – Episode 223 – cookingwithalia

MEG | Frozen Chocolate Covered Bananas – Whats Up Moms

Chocolate Covered Coffee Spoons
Tatyanas Every day Food 

Alcohol Infused Chocolate Covered Bride and Groom Strawberries – Rosie’s Dessert Spot

How to Make Chocolate Covered Strawberries – Tatyanas Every day Food

Healthy Recipe : Chocolate Covered Almonds
Mama and Baby Love

Fruit & Nut Balls Recipe Demonstration – Joyofbaking.com
Joy of Baking

Songs of the Day
Kash – Chocolat (Happy Feet Dance) Pieter Verstraete

Cioccolata – LVCA Jersey Club RMX
IWantSabotage

Chocolate – The 1975 (Against the Current Cover Video)

dunkelbunt – chocolate butterfly piano improvisations

Closing Quote
“Once we hit forty, women only have about four taste buds left: one for vodka, one for wine, one for cheese, and one for chocolate”
Gina Barreca

Here’s to your happiness and the key to chocolate, have an awesome day!

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Easy for now ………. till tomorrow!

Cheers,

Phil Lim

Food and Music Blogger 

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