"Fix you a plate"

A phrase used to describe a unit of measurement amongst African American communities at lunch or dinner. Usually covered with aluminum foil often seen at barbecues, fish fries, and family functions (see: reunion)
e.g. “Go head and fix you a plate before you go.” (via blackproverbs)

"Who made the potato salad?"

any family member with common sense who doesn’t trust just anyone’s culinary abilities. heard frequently at family gatherings, particularly cookouts. (via blackproverbs)

"Look, I can’t be doin’ all this."

Someone whom you’ve asked too much of. (via blackproverbs)

"Das some white people shit."

Usually said when one suggests an activity that can be dangerous to ones health and/or well-being. (via blackproverbs)