Dollar General locations limit store hours due to being understaffed

Stephy Says 💋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”

From the Heart of a Healthcare Professional

Stephy Says 💋 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 💋 Christmas & gift giving, gift buying season is upon us. So is my birthday 🥳 (December 3rd—dirty 30—-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 💋 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”

A Cure to COVID: Suffer Now or Later?

Stephy Says 💋 first of all: I’m sick of COVID. Sick of hearing about it. Sick of talking about it. Sick of working in it. But, it’s still here…therefore, so am I. With that being said… 2020 hit us all like a ton of bricks as life as we knew it changed so quickly &Continue reading “A Cure to COVID: Suffer Now or Later?”

I AM by Faye

Stephy Says 💋 regardless of what anyone may say, accessories are a necessity. Nothing completes a look like a fashionable pair of shoes, a trendy purse, or a corresponding lippie (for women); but above all,—jewelry pulls the final look together. Go from drab to fab in a few short seconds with adding the simplest details.Continue reading “I AM by Faye”

LeahJenea: Crooked Love Story

Stephy Says 💋, if you’ve ever tuned in to Diddy’s show The Four, then you hav probably seen the face & heard the melodic voice of this next artist—allow me to present, the trailblazing LeahJenea. Initially, I wasn’t watching The Four, nor was I interested in watching it (if you follow me, you know IContinue reading “LeahJenea: Crooked Love Story”

Friday: Movie Review

Stephy Says 💋 if you follow me then you know that movies is not my thing & there’s a plethora of movies that I have not seen. But there may be a glimmer of hope. A couple of years ago, I want to say 2018 (don’t quote me on that), but I finally sat downContinue reading “Friday: Movie Review”

A BLACK Face In White Collar America

Stephy Says 💋, it’s BLACK HISTORY MONTH so let’s discuss real black issues.  We often shine a spotlight on racism in regards to police brutality, but let me accentuate where we see it most. Allow me to call your attention to where the biggest racial divide lies but is discussed in a whisper rather than with a bullhorn. Let’sContinue reading “A BLACK Face In White Collar America”

Stand Back, Stand By—The “PROUD” Boys

via Twitter Feed January 7, 2021 Via Twitter feed January 7, 2021 Breaking News: 01.08.21–Turns out that Donald Trump has permanently been suspended from Twitter. Source: The Associated Press 03/31/21 UPDATE: CNN announced that 45 created his own website after being banned from social media Stephy Says 💋 Again he’s the ONLY president to beContinue reading “Stand Back, Stand By—The “PROUD” Boys”