• Mobb Deep Blood Money Released 15 Years Ago Today
    Albums,  Hip Hop,  Music

    Mobb Deep Blood Money Released 15 Years Ago Today

    First things first, rest in peace to Prodigy of Mobb Deep. Unfortunately, the Mobb Deep spitter passed away almost four years ago. The duo beefed with some of the biggest stars to ever to the mic in hip hop. 2Pac, Nas and Jay-Z are three of those stars they beefed with throughout the years. After their 6th album, they became free agents and signed with 50 Cent and G-Unit Records. During this time, you knew that Mobb Deep would drop some heat. Mobb Deep had already established themselves as one of the best duos ever in hip hop. G-Unit had classic platinum albums in The Documentary, Hunger for More and…

  • All Sports Talk,  Kids,  Parenting

    Game On! A Parent’s Guide to the Best Sports for Kids

    Are you wanting to introduce your child to sports? Exercising and staying fit is important for all of us, especially kids. In 2018, obesity was estimated to affect 14.4 million adolescents. This puts them at higher risk of developing health issues such as diabetes and high blood pressure. But participating in sport can help prevent this, and it can also help teach your child good habits. Plus, they may even pick up a lifelong skill along the way. In this article, we’ll share some of the best sports for kids so you can decide which is best for them. Read on for more information. Basketball Basketball is one of the…

  • Boyz II Men Cooleyhighharmony Turns 30 Years Old Today
    Albums,  Music

    Boyz II Men Cooleyhighharmony Turns 30 Years Old Today

    Boyz II Men is one of the greatest R&B groups of all-time. This is not something being said now; it’s something I’ve always felt. Of course, they were discovered by Michael Bivins of New Edition fame. 30 years ago today, Boyz II Men released Cooleyhighharmony which was their debut album. The first single, Motownphilly dropped on the same day as the album. Motownphilly was a great, up-tempo track from the group and it earned them a top-5 position on Billboard. It’s So Hard to Say Goodbye was their second single off the album. The single rose to #1 and became their first gold selling single. For me, it was 2-for-2…

  • 3 Helpful Ways to Make Friends as an Adult
    Adult Talk

    3 Helpful Ways to Make Friends as an Adult

    When you’re a child, making friends is easy. All you need to do is run up to the first kid you see in the playground and start playing. But as an adult, things aren’t so simple. There comes a point in life when your friendship circle ceases to grow. Your casual acquaintances and old drinking buddies have moved onto new things, or you realize you were never that close in the first place. Only the true friends stick around. But if you don’t have a large support circle around you, it can be hard on your mental health, leading to feelings of isolation, depression, and anxiety. So why is it…

  • 4 Of The Best Ways to Help You Cope with Anxiety
    Health,  Mental Health

    4 Of The Best Ways to Help You Cope with Anxiety

    Dealing with anxiety is not an easy task. This is the second most common mental disorder among people in the United States. Feelings of worry, fear, and apprehension can be understood as anxiety. This can seriously affect you on many levels such as cognitive, physical, and emotional areas. It can even induce a trail of disturbing and negative thoughts. It has the potential to overwhelm you and to disturb your life. It is important to manage your daily levels so that it does not turn into a severe disorder. Here are some of the things you can do to manage your apprehension on a daily basis. Stop and breathe Anxiety…

  • Whodini One Love for Throwback Thursday
    Blog Hops & memes,  Hip Hop,  Throwback Thursday

    Whodini One Love for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. The new Snoop album, Trap or Die 3 from Jeezy and the Day After from Twista started my week. Mariah Carey’s Daydream, Getting’ It by Too Short and the Flockaveli joint from Waka Flocka was bumped also. Seeing DJ Khaled is dropping his new joint tomorrow, the Major Key project was in rotation also. While any of them could produce a great Throwback Thursday joint, we are going in another direction. Who remembers the hip hop group Whodini? Whodini’s third album, Back in Black was also in rotation this week.  Here’s a little backstory about Whodini, they…