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Well done… pickles and bacon only please. Where to get a burger on a budget in Las Vegas

Greetings lovelies! I hope this post finds you well. 😊 As I was brainstorming ideas for blog content I thought burgers would be the perfect topic. I mean…Who doesn’t love a good ole juicy burger? Now do not let that word “budget”scare you off honey! These burger joints are both incredible and inexpensive.   In our circle of family and friends, my husband is known as “The Burger 🍔 Connoisseur”, because burgers are literally 90% of his diet. Like, no joke…most times I have to make him a separate dinner of a burger and fries because he is not feeling what everyone else in [ ... ]

#Tuesday #Tips | A guide to budget friendly dining during your Vegas vacation

  Greetings and Welcome fellow Vegas lovers! I’m back with another handy #Tuesday #tip for your next Vegas vacation.     It’s no secret that Vegas has an unlimited amount of options when it comes to restaurants and I’m not looking to go broke on vacation by eating out. I’m on a budget…Ok! We stay equipped with a dining coupon, or two when visiting Vegas.   We were introduced to this pay for coupon site several years ago and to this day we use this for travel and local dining deals. At first, I was not to fond of the pay for coupon idea; however, once [ ... ]

Restaurant Spotlight | The Ultimate example of yummyness ~ M&M Soul Food Las Vegas

Yes Yes honey ♥ This place is the bees knees! If you are looking for filling comfort food, breakfast, lunch and/or dinner M&M Soul Food Las Vegas is the place to be. Now I realize as you read on, I seem a bit obsessed; however, in my defense, I only get to visit when I’m in Vegas. Soooo…with that let’s get into this review *wink* {The Appetizer} I found out about this place, one day watching Flavor of Love on Vh1 back in the day. The location on the show was in California, so I did not think much of it at the [ ... ]

Memorial Day weekend 2016 in Vegas | Vacation Recap + A review of The Signature at MGM Grand suites

Trip start date March 27th, 2016 Trip end date March 29th, 2016   My husband is the commissioner of a Fantasy Football league and one of his team owners invited us on a couples trip to Las Vegas for his birthday weekend, which also happened to be Memorial Day Weekend. Of course, we were in!! We are not in the business of passing up a Vegas trip, as long as our budget permits…Ok! The weeks leading up to the trip I was so excited! We were staying on the Las Vegas strip, which I love and we saved a ton by not having [ ... ]

My review of Mr. Lucky’s diner located in The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas

Welcome to Mr. Lucky’s 24/7  diner | Mr. Lucky’s is one of those late night after the club food joints, located inside The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, which is about a mile off the Las Vegas Strip. Mr. Lucky’s diner is open 24/7 so feel free to dine when you like! The diner is at the valet entrance overlooking the main casino floor. Offering an open floor plan, some really cool rock & roll memorabilia and a self-serve bar top seating area with a front row seat to the kitchen. The service is good just a little slow, but I [ ... ]

Restaurant Spotlight | Creamy grits are just the start at this pocket-sized soul food joint ~ Gritz Café

~ The Appetizer ~ We first learned of Gritz Café, during a stay at The Rumor Hotel Boutique, from a valet attendant. You know we love to mix and mingle, so as we were on our way to breakfast my husband asked where he goes for good soul food. The attendant whose name was Shante’, suggested we go to Gritz Café and we did just that! I performed a Google search for the address, got turn by turn directions and we were on our way. This was in 2012, and to this day we have made it a point to visit [ ... ]