Hair By Chalcey

Chalcey Wiggins, Natural Hair Care Specialist, Wigologist/Wig Master, Master stylist & owner/operator/ CEO of the brand Hair by Chalcey has officially expanded her haircare product line. Hair has been a passion of hers for years, & to the public eye, it seems as if she flourished overnight. I like to think of her as theContinue reading “Hair By Chalcey”

Dollar General locations limit store hours due to being understaffed

Stephy Says πŸ’‹at 6:46 P.M. on a Wednesday night, my mother & I arrived at Dollar General in Boykins, VA to find the store doors were locked while the lights were still on. Several customers aside from my mother & I patiently waited for the store to reopen, assuming that the locked doors were temporary;Continue reading “Dollar General locations limit store hours due to being understaffed”

De Hud: The Lxn Wxlf

Stephy Says πŸ’‹ some of the best music comes from β€œundiscovered” independent artists. The patience, practice, & perfecting their craft is evident in the the music they put out. With that being said, allow me to introduce you to an independent artist that is a force to be reckoned with. Meet indie artist, De Hud.Continue reading “De Hud: The Lxn Wxlf”

The Church Robbed Me of Motherhood

My unexpected journey of motherhood began about 10 years ago in July of 2011. I never expected to be pregnant. I only took a pregnancy test for the heck of it. I remember that my exact reason for β€œpeeing on the stick” was just to see what it would say. The double solid burgundy linesContinue reading “The Church Robbed Me of Motherhood”

From the Heart of a Healthcare Professional

Stephy Says πŸ’‹ healthcare professionals are angels right here on Earth. I’m only speaking on the behalf of us that have been working front lines since the start of the COVID pandemic in 2020. Yes, I know it’s been a tough transition for us all, but as for the healthcare world…it lies in shambles. ThoughContinue reading “From the Heart of a Healthcare Professional”

Give or Take?? 5 Gifts your significant other would love

Stephy Says πŸ’‹ Christmas & gift giving, gift buying season is upon us. So is my birthday πŸ₯³ (December 3rdβ€”dirty 30β€”-Sagittarius season)… But….. Birthdays. Anniversaries. Christmas. Valentine’s Day. Just Because. These are ALL reasons or occasions to purchase gifts. If you are anything like me, choosing the right gift for your significant other is difficult.Continue reading “Give or Take?? 5 Gifts your significant other would love”

The Struggle of Growing Up with Black Parents

Disclaimer: Stephy Says πŸ’‹ this is a TRIGGER WARNING ⚠️ & while it is not all my personal experience, it is a common one in our culture. I may cause a lot of backlash from the black community but… Can we talk about how much black parents traumatize their children? Or amount of unhealed traumaContinue reading “The Struggle of Growing Up with Black Parents”

Headphones In, World Out

Stephy Says πŸ’‹, while typing away at work doing my daily duties, I put my earbuds in and tune out the noise & the office drama. My favorite Pandora stations were playing the best vibing music, and I was in a world of my own. This inspired my post! When you listen to these songs,Continue reading “Headphones In, World Out”

A Letter To My Future Husband…

To my dear husband to be,                 When you found me, I was on a journey of restoration. I was on a path of healing, partially battered & broken, but somehow, you still saw beauty in me. A beauty I struggled to see in myself. You taught me rather quickly that beauty could come fromContinue reading “A Letter To My Future Husband…”

Stylez Unique Barber Salon & Spa, LLCπŸ’ˆ

Stephy Says πŸ’‹ I have taken it upon myself as your favorite blogger to introduce you to some of the dopest black business owners. Today is no exception. Allow me to introduce to you, Emmanuel Brooksβ€”owner of Stylez Unique Barber Salon & Spa, LLC. Whether we like to admit it or not, one of theContinue reading “Stylez Unique Barber Salon & Spa, LLCπŸ’ˆ”