• Goodie Mob Soul Food for Throwback Thursday
    Blog Hops & memes,  Georgia,  Hip Hop,  Music,  Throwback Thursday

    Goodie Mob Soul Food for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. Once again, my playlist for the week was really good. The week started with listening to the new Pop Smoke album and that was followed by Young Joc. I Am from Nas, Disc 1 of Life After Death and Mood Muzik 3.5 was also in my rotation. I’m Your Baby Tonight from Whitney Houston and a personal 2Pac mixtape also made its way to my playlist. The Doctor’s Advocate by the Game was another project that was played this week. All of these great albums had amazing tracks and could be a featured track. The final album…

  • Dogg Food Dropped 25 Years Ago by Tha Dogg Pound

    Dogg Food Dropped 25 Years Ago by Tha Dogg Pound

    The Dogg Pound was heavily featured on some of Death Row Records Greatest Hits. Of course, Daz and Kurupt appeared on the iconic Chronic album. They also appeared on Doggystyle, Murder Was the Case and Above the Rim soundtracks. After proving they were more than Snoop’s sidekicks, they dropped their debut album. Dogg Food was released 25 years ago today by the Dogg Pound. Beforehand, Kurupt was already looked at as a superior lyricist and Daz did his thing with the beats. During this period, the East vs. West beef was starting to kick in hear. Dogg Pound released New York, New York as their first single off of Dogg…

  • We SONIC by Getting Quick Bite, Food and Create Memories
    Family,  Featured,  Food

    We SONIC by Getting Quick Bite, Food and Create Memories

    This post was sponsored as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. One of the best and worse things about parenting is your kids getting older. My oldest two are grown now and my youngest just turned 15 yesterday. Growing up, we used to go to SONIC for a quick bite to eat and one of the many SONIC Slushes. Afterwards, we would either go to the park or find a nearby basketball court to play on. Unfortunately, SONIC was all the way across town, and we didn’t go as much as we would like. About 8 years ago,…

  • Three Ways to Slash Your Food Bills
    Family,  Money Matters

    Three Ways to Slash Your Food Bills

    Feeding a family can be incredibly expensive, and so taking back control of your weekly shop bill is something that just about all of us would benefit from. Maybe you’re on a budget and want to ensure you can make ends meet, or perhaps you’re just fed up of half your wages ending up in your stomach- or worse, the bin! Here’s how you can enjoy eating while spending less and reducing waste. Create a menu plan First things first, deciding what you’re going to be eating is extremely helpful. Get yourself a chalkboard and hang it in your kitchen, then you can create a ‘menu plan’ and hang it…

  • 5 Most Weight-Loss-Friendly Foods on The Planet
    Food,  Health

    5 Most Weight Loss Friendly Foods on The Planet

    Once dreaded for being high in cholesterol, entire eggs have been making a rebound. New investigations demonstrate that they don’t antagonistically influence blood cholesterol and don’t cause heart assaults. Not all calories are made an equivalent. Distinctive nourishments experience diverse metabolic pathways in your body. They can have immensely extraordinary impacts on your yearning, hormones and the number of calories you consume. If you want to know that how to make paneer butter masala then you must visit punjabidesifoods.com to make a perfect dish of paneer. Also, they are among the best nourishment you can eat in the event that you have to get more fit. They’re high in protein,…

  • How Much Do You Tip for Restaurant Food Delivery?
    Money Matters

    How Much Do You Tip for Restaurant Food Delivery?

    There are standards that are pretty well established for tipping your waitress or waiter when you go out to eat at a restaurant. The general percentage for tipping if you are served is 15% of your meal. Some standard rules for the 15% are: If you go during happy hour or have a gift card, you should tip based on what the full total of your meal would have been, if you’d paid or paid full price. You should tip 20% if the service was very good; if the waitress or waiter made you laugh or feel very comfortable or went out of their way to serve you. If the…

  • Weight Loss
    Food,  Health

    Why You Should Try These 5 Foods for Weight Loss?

    When it comes to losing weight, most people think that it’s all about exercise but what you eat has a major impact on your weight loss. Some would argue that eating the right foods is more important than exercise. Regardless of which side of the fence you fall on, there is no doubt that what you put into your body has a dramatic impact on your weight. The main question that arises is what should I eat. Should I stop eating carbs? Should I only eat fruits and vegetables and avoid meat? These questions have been asked for decades and there is no definitive answer. However, there is some clear…

  • IAMS Dog Food at Target #IamsDogOffer #ad
    Animals,  Deals,  Dogs

    Save Money When Buying IAMS Dog Food at Target

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #IamsDogOffer #CollectiveBias Double the savings for your pet! Save $1 on any 1 bag of IAMS dry dog food, PLUS get a $5 Target Gift Card when you buy 2 bags. If you’re persistent about what your dogs eats, here are Safe Food for Pets.

  • Sara Lee Cheesecake #SaraLeeDesserts #pmedia #ad

    Head To Food Lion For Some Sara Lee Cheesecake

    This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Sara Lee Desserts, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #SaraLeeDesserts http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV How many people are big fans of Sara Lee Desserts? My obsession started with her pound cakes, then we started buying all of her pies, and now we’re really enjoying her cheesecakes. If you’re not as familiar with the Sara Lee Desserts as me, visit the SaraLeeDesserts.com and be prepared to be in awe with all the great desserts Sara Lee provides. In the past, we’ve used Sara Lee Desserts whenever we had get-togethers with family, parties for sporting events or…

  • Body Pain
    Featured,  Health

    5 Foods to Reduce Body Pain Naturally

    Do you get frequent headaches, or maybe you suffer from aches and pains within your bones and muscles? If you’re anything like me, I try not to take too much Advil, or ibuprofen, whatever pain killers you may use. Taking too much of a pain reliever can be damaging to your other body parts, I recommend trying to wait it out or trying other forms of pain relief that don’t include you using a pain reliever! Here are a few common foods that you can use to help relieve pain within your body! 1. Pickle Juice: Taking a shot of pickle juice is a really quick fix if you are…

  • Food,  Infographic

    5 Budget Friendly Foods that Will Survive a Backpack

    The summer is winding down. Backpacks are filled brand new notebooks, pens and pencils. But how good are backpacks at transporting your child’s snacks to school? To keep that thirst for knowledge going all day, students need to keep themselves full and focused. Turns out, there are plenty of nutritious options to stuff in their knapsack. 5 Budget friendly foods that will survive a backpack and provide on-the-go nutrition ensuring kids get the fuel they need without the muss or fuss.  

  • Family,  Food

    Great Food and People When You Visit Cracker Barrel

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cracker Barrel for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Being someone who values time with my family and one of the things we like to do is go out for dinner. We love going to a comfortable environment where we like to talk, have fun and just enjoy each others company. One of our favorite places to eat is Cracker Barrel,which is about 10 minutes from our house and tends to go for breakfast, lunch and dinner. What’s better than eating great food while being around your loved ones? Cracker Barrel has a vast selection of fresh made food…

  • Pollo Tropical
    Food,  Georgia

    Visit Pollo Tropical for Great Food

      Do you live in the Atlanta/Gwinnett County area? Will you be visiting the area anytime soon? If so, you should head to Pollo Tropical for a great tropical experience and great food to go along with it. What began in Miami as a simple recipe for citrus-marinated grilled chicken has evolved into a world of tropical flavors, and is quickly transforming into a lifestyle of happy, healthy, laid-back fun. They are continually proving that life’s better under the palm. From their signature grilled chicken and slow roasted mojo pork, to world-renown Create Your Own TropiChops®, nothing surprises and delights like our fresh-made food served in a Caribbean inspired atmosphere.…

  • Featured,  Fitness,  Health

    5 Energy Boosting Foods Everyone Should Eat Before Weight Training

      The food you ingest is the most important part of a workout routine you will ever do because it is what provides you with the fuel you need to complete the routines. Choose the correct foods and your body will have enough energy to sustain you throughout the day and through your workout. There are certain foods that can give your energy more than most, though, and you should eat them at least two hours before you do any physical fitness routine because this will allow your body to properly store the energy you will need. Bananas Bananas contain sugar that immediately goes to work in your body to…

  • Product Reviews

    CharcoCaps Let You Enjoy Food Without Worries

    I received this product for a review, all opinions are 100% mine. For all of us who love to cook out or just enjoy food there’s usually consequences we all have to pay for our love for food. It’s something that people will almost never talk about but it definitely need to be addressed and that’s gas. Well it’s an issue we all must deal with at some point and like everyone else; I’ve tried several of the “leading” medicine that either stops gas or prevent it. Recently, I had the chance to review the CharcoCaps® Anti-Gas Dietary Supplement Formula and it couldn’t have come at a better time because…

  • Health

    The Best and Worst Foods for Digestion: What They Are and Why They Work

        Keeping your digestive tract is beneficial in many ways. You need to be on a “regular” schedule with bowel movements and all digestion in order to feel your best. If you aren’t, fecal matter can back up into your system, making you constipated and leaving you constipated. The toxins form this can build in your system and make you sick. Over time, your immune system can weaken and you can become ill in other ways. In other words- good digestive health is essential. People will tell you the basics of keeping your digestive system in perfect running order include eating right, exercising, and drinking lots of water. Water…

  • 3 Preparations To Make For Rural Living

    3 Preparations To Make For Rural Living

    Living anywhere will have its pros and cons. For instance, living on the waterfront in San Francisco will look utterly beautiful, but you can be sure that it will be expensive, and even living a few miles away could potentially grant you so much more for your money. Those views will be stunning, however. The same goes for rural living. Many people think this is the ultimate goal, and there’s nothing wrong with that, but being far away from other people or living in a relatively undeveloped area will require better preparation from day to day. For some, this is ideal, and the whole point. But planning for inconvenience may…