How To Get Rid of Troublesome Pests

Eeeeek! That familiar sound followed by a swift, loud thud as the newspaper squashes a roach. Pests are creeping in the home again despite best efforts in keeping food off the tables and doors closed. We're in a battle with Mother Nature. Pests may benefit our ecosystem, but all bets are off once they enter our homes. These bugs, rodents, and parasites bring nasty disease into our homes and yards. Pests are an unsavory sight and embarrassing problem. There's no way to stop them all... but you can wage war with the critters. Let's ... [read more]

All Falls Down from Kanye West for Throwback Thursday

Remember when Kanye West put out dope music? Nowadays, people know Kanye West for the wrong reasons besides being a talented artist and producer. I’ve never look at Kanye West as this genius some may see him as. Recently, he voiced his support for Donald Trump and claim that slavery was a choice. When I heard that statement, it pissed me off seeing that I’m someone that’s intrigued with history and how people were treated in the past. Enough of all that and let’s focus on my Throwback Thursday track featuring Kanye West. We’re going back to ... [read more]

Tie-Free Father’s Day Gift Guide

What was your first happy memory with your father? For many people, their dads were the ones who gave them their first bike, who comforted them after their first breakup, who worked hard to get them through college. If any of those happened to you, then you’re lucky to have a good dad. You may want to show him your appreciation this Father’s Day. One way to show him your love is to get him a gift—one that’ll mean a lot to him. After all, he may have sacrificed most of his life, so you can live yours. An occasional present is minor compared to ... [read more]

3 Healthy Products That Should Be A Part of Your Everyday Routine

Besides my family, you can say that my focus has been my health. With my new health initiative, my family has started to take their health more seriously also. One of the first things I’ve done is start watching what I’m eating. As of now, I’ve stopped my fast food addiction and focused more on fruits, vegetables and less greasy foods. My weekly routine now consists of me going to the gym three times a week and that will increase starting next week. Since I’m a night shift worker, it was hard for me to put away the late-night cravings of fast ... [read more]

4 Rеаѕоnѕ Why Adults Go Back tо School

Every year, thоuѕаndѕ оf older ѕtudеntѕ еnrоllіng іn colleges across thе соuntrу. It'ѕ a grоwіng trеnd, and it's a good thіng. Cоllеgе offers the сhаnсе tо рrераrе fоr аdvаnсеmеnt аt wоrk оr аn еntіrеlу nеw саrееr. Or, perhaps уоu finally have the time juѕt to enjoy learning for іtѕ ѕаkе. Whatever your rеаѕоnѕ for rеturnіng tо campus, уоu аrе not аlоnе. Whеn уоu lооk аt thе class, you'll ѕее plenty of folks who hаvе bееn оut іn thе wоrkfоrсе, have had families, or who аrе rеtіrеd. Yоu'll ѕее lоtѕ of whіtе hаіr аnd bald hеаdѕ mixed in wіth the ... [read more]

5 Actionable Steps to Take if You Feel Financially Constrained

Everyone should be able to feel like their money is there to help them live the best life possible. But when you have so many obligations and your budgets are so tight, it’s easy to start feeling financially constrained. In truth, it’s a problem more and more people are dealing with. Those who used to feel secure are suddenly squeezed, so what can you do about it? There are some options to consider, so read on to learn more about the actionable steps you can take to prevent those feelings of financial constraint. Clear Your Debts ... [read more]

10 Years Ago Today Bun B Released His II Trill Album

If you’re a follower of this site, you know I’m a huge UGK fan. You may have peeped my UGK Greatest Hits either here or online that I made a few years ago. In 2005, Bun B released his first solo album while Pimp C was locked up called Trill. While many didn’t know how Bun B would fare without Pimp C, the real fans knew that Bun could spit with the best of them. Unfortunately, Pimp C passed away in December of 2007 and Bun B already had some tracks to work with. On May 20th, he dropped the II Trill album with That’s Gangsta featured Sean ... [read more]

Soulja Slim Released His No Limit Records Debut 20 Years Ago Today

Another day, another No Limit Records release will be celebrating its anniversary. 20 years ago today, the late, great Soulja Slim released his No Limit Records debut album. Give It 2 Em’ Raw was the name and man did he drop some heat. Before that, he was known as Magnolia Slim and actually appeared on the Down South Hustlas compilation Master P put out a few years before. Give It 2 Em’ Raw is viewed as one of the better releases from No Limit Records. Of course, it featured all the No Limit Soldiers, but I really wish No Limit and Cash Money ... [read more]

Houston Golden State: Who’s Winning Game 3?

After these two teams split the games in Houston, they head to Oakland. The biggest news headed to Game 3 has been, what’s the deal with Steph Curry? To be honest, this series feels like the NBA Finals because they are the two best teams in the league. You have arguably five of the best 15 players in the league in this series. Coming into this series, my prediction was that Golden State would win it in six games. After Game 1, some were thinking the Warriors would even sweep the Rockets. After a phenomenal Game 2 by the Rockets, people have ... [read more]

What’s the Deal with Steph Curry?

We all have heard it on various sports talk shows. The reporters even asked Coach Steve Kerr and Steph himself after his horrible Game 2. What’s the deal with Steph Curry? After missing over a month, Steph returned to action against the Pelicans and went off. It seemed like the old Steph was back, but he hasn’t been playing well since that game. Golden State has been carried by Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green after Curry’s return. Should there be a cause for concern? Of course, think back two years ago -- when he came back from ... [read more]