• Keeping it Local with Jobs, Products, and Prices
    Employment,  Georgia,  Technology

    Keeping it Local with Jobs, Products, and Prices

    Shopping American made shouldn’t mean digging extra deep into your pockets. When you use Criterion Technology you’re keeping it local- jobs, products, and prices. They’re proving you can have a sustainable company without making big sacrifices that your customers have to hold the bill for. Criterion Technology, Inc. is a highly rated business based out of Thomasville, Georgia. They are leading the way in turnkey molding assembly systems. Criterion has been in business over twenty-eight years, and they continue to display their commitment to keeping things on the up and up. They’re creating jobs for Americans as well as giving back to their community through fundraising efforts. Some of their…

  • 4 Helpful and Great Benefits of Therapy
    Georgia,  Mental Health,  Places To Visit

    4 Helpful and Great Benefits of Therapy

    Going to therapy used to be a ‘hush hush’ thing to do. If you went, you didn’t tell anyone about it. Now, mental health is so important and people boast about going to therapy sessions. We’ve learned along the way that therapy is not a bad thing. In fact, it is the complete opposite, but a lot of us do not know the actual benefits of therapy. So, what are they? Let’s discuss! First of all, what is therapy (my hope is that all of you already know this)? It goes by many different names: therapy, counseling, psychotherapy, talk therapy, individual therapy, play therapy, and more. But no matter what…

  • 5 Things to Keep in Mind When Cutting Out Refined Sugar
    Georgia,  Health,  Places To Visit

    5 Things to Keep in Mind When Cutting Out Refined Sugar

    Cutting out refined sugar can be hard, but if you are considering cutting it out for personal health reasons, keep these five things below in mind. Cutting out refined sugar can be hard, yes, but it will greatly improve your health! If you decide to try cutting it out, let me know what you think! What is refined sugar? The Cancer Center says, “Refined sugar comes from sugar cane or sugar beets, which are processed to extract the sugar. It is typically found as sucrose, which is the combination of glucose and fructose. We use white and brown sugars to sweeten cakes and cookies, coffee, cereal and even fruit. Food…

  • 4 Great Tips for Parents Who Kids Are Apartment Hunting
    Family,  Finances,  Georgia,  Housing,  Parenting

    4 Great Tips for Parents Who Kids Are Apartment Hunting

    It’s been almost 25 years since I graduated high school. One of the first things I wanted to do is get my own place. We all are in a hurry to become adults until we get responsibilities and that change drastically. You go from living at home with no bills to having to pay everything on your own. After consulting with some friends, we decided on finding a nice-sized house and renting. Some of my friends didn’t like to keep a job so that idea went out of the window. My plans went out the window and ended up staying home 3 more years after high school. My future wife…

  • Check the Super Bowl and Valentine Deals at Smokey Bones
    Family,  Food,  Georgia,  Places To Eat

    Check the Super Bowl and Valentine Deals at Smokey Bones

    February is a hot month for Smokey Bones and its delivery-only brand The Wing Experience.  With the Super Bowl and Valentine’s Day around the corner, both restaurants have deals to celebrate.  On the menu for each brand is: Super Bowl: Smokey Bones (Available Feb. 5-7 from smokeybones.com) -Purchase a Family Feast and get a free bag of donuts -Purchase a BBQ Party Pack and get two free bags of donuts   The Wing Experience (Available Feb. 4-8 at thewingx.com or Uber Eats) Spend $15 at The Wing Experience and get an order of fries and a Red Bull for free. Big Game Bundle #1 – 48 boneless wings, one large…

  • Smokey Bones Adds Fireball Whisky Wings to its 51 Flavor Wings
    Food,  Georgia,  Places To Eat

    Smokey Bones Adds Fireball Whisky Wings to its 51 Flavor Wings

    Wing lovers will be breathing fire when they try the new Dragon Wings from Smokey Bones and its pick up- and delivery-only brand The Wing Experience.  Made with the iconic spirits brand Fireball® Whisky, the new wings are available for a limited time beginning this week and just in time for the Big Game. The Dragon Wings feature the agave syrup, honey hot wing sauce, sweet N’ sour, ground cinnamon, ground cayenne and Fireball® Whisky.  The wings taste like a shot of Fireball® with the heat found from spicy wings. See photo link at the end of the news information below. The new Dragon Wings are the 51st flavor for…

  • 4 Things To Do Before Buying A Home
    Family,  Finances,  Georgia,  Investments

    4 Things To Do Before Buying A Home

    Are you buying a home in the near future? If so, consider these 4 things to do before buying a home. This will help you get ready for the home buying process + help you make a smart decision when it comes to your home purchase. Know Where You Want to Buy First of all, you have to figure out exactly what you want to buy, and what you need. Do you want somewhere in the city, or would you prefer the quiet suburbs? Do you need land, or do you prefer a lower maintenance option, such as a condo or townhouse? Do you need extra space for family down…

  • Mellow Mushroom Offers Gluten Free, Vegan and Keto-Friendly Items
    Food,  Georgia,  Health,  Places To Eat

    Mellow Mushroom Offers Gluten Free, Vegan and Keto-Friendly Items

    As millions of Americans start the new year resolute to adopt new eating habits, Mellow Mushroom introduces a lifestyle 2021 section to the brand’s online ordering platform, order.mellowmushroom.com.  Mellow guests will find a selection of menu items to accommodate the health and lifestyle needs of a gluten free, vegan or a Keto diet.  With four gluten-free specialty pizzas, vegan pies topped with dairy-free cheese, and Keto-friendly menu items, like the new Naked Ritz Burger, Mellow Mushroom can accommodate a variety of dietary needs. If the new items on the menu are anything like the Havana Hoagie or wings, I’m looking forward to trying it. The gluten-free stone-baked pies are available…

  • AJ Dewberry Hosts 4th Annual Feed the Homeless Event in Atlanta
    Events,  Georgia,  Life

    AJ Dewberry Hosts 4th Annual Feed the Homeless Event in Atlanta

    AJ Dewberry, owner of Level 10 Repairs, plans to feed 1,000 people in metro Atlanta this holiday season during its 4th Annual Feed the Homeless event on Sunday, Dec.20th. For four years, Dewberry has organized his annual event to provide members of the community with food, clothing, toiletries and entertainment. “I feel that my purpose is to leave an impact on many people. What motivates me to do the things that I do for the community is the look on people’s faces and the fulfillment that I get from it. We have clothing sponsors from different brands that donated at least 20 pieces of clothing and will be joining us…

  • Check Out the Wing Experience at Smokey Bones
    Food,  Georgia,  Places To Visit

    Check Out the Wing Experience at Smokey Bones

    The leader in casual dining BBQ, Smokey Bones announces its increased investment and full promotional support for its fully virtual brand ‘The Wing Experience.’ Based off the positive response to its launch in 2019, The Wing Experience re-launches today with dedicated packaging, new boneless wings, a dedicated online ordering and delivery platform, and a category-leading fifty flavor offerings. The Wing Experience now operates in 61 locations across 16 states. Beginning this week, the Wing Experience is available for pickup or delivery from all 61 Smokey Bones locations through its newly launched website and online ordering platform at www.thewingx.com, and is also available for delivery from UberEats or DoorDash.  The menu…

  • Havana Hoagie Coming to the Mellow Mushroom Menu in November
    Food,  Georgia,  Places To Visit

    Havana Hoagie Coming to the Mellow Mushroom Menu in November

    Mellow Mushroom is whetting the appetites of its guests this November with new menu items. From Munchies to salads to its famous stone baked pies and a Cuban-inspired hoagie, the menu offers something for everyone. The Teriyaki Wings are already a hit in my household, so I know the added items are awesome. The new items include:   Avocado Smash– Made fresh to order, a blend of avocados, salt, garlic and lime served with fresh bruschetta made from diced Roma tomatoes, feta cheese and fresh basil and served with toast points. Teriyaki Wings–Sweet and slightly salty, the Teriyaki Sauce wings are double-baked and available as 5, 10, or 20-piece orders…

  • Atlanta Hawks 2020 Free Agency Spending Spree Thoughts
    All Sports Talk,  Atlanta Hawks,  Basketball,  Georgia,  NBA

    Atlanta Hawks 2020 Free Agency Spending Spree Thoughts

    The Atlanta Hawks were arguably the most aggressive team when it came to free agency. With Trae Young being one of the up-and-coming stars in the league, Atlanta needed to make some moves. If you follow Trae on any of his social media pages, you know he wants to win. Next year, the Hawks can offer Young his max deal, but they must decide what to do with John Collins. Collins has stated he wants a max deal, but it seems like the Hawks aren’t thinking about it. Atlanta spent a lot of money and one has to wonder if the Hawks are looking to trade John Collins? Atlanta entered…