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 ๐Ÿ’‹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 ๐Ÿ’‹ some of the best music comes from โ€œundiscoveredโ€ 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”

From the Heart of a Healthcare Professional

Stephy Says ๐Ÿ’‹ healthcare professionals are angels right here on Earth. Iโ€™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 itโ€™s been a tough transition for us all, but as for the healthcare worldโ€ฆit lies in shambles. ThoughContinue reading “From the Heart of a Healthcare Professional”

The Struggle of Growing Up with Black Parents

Disclaimer: Stephy Says ๐Ÿ’‹ this is a TRIGGER WARNING โš ๏ธ & 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 butโ€ฆ 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 ๐Ÿ’‹, 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…”

A Cure to COVID: Suffer Now or Later?

Stephy Says ๐Ÿ’‹ first of all: Iโ€™m sick of COVID. Sick of hearing about it. Sick of talking about it. Sick of working in it. But, itโ€™s still hereโ€ฆtherefore, so am I. With that being saidโ€ฆ 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?”

Create A Marketing Plan You Can Stick To

Stephy Says ๐Ÿ’‹, last year, I published a blog post about building your brand. In that post, I mentioned that branding is who you are & marketing is what you do. Branding is about YOU & marketing is about the CUSTOMER. I still stand firm on that statement. Letโ€™s start by defining the word marketingContinue reading “Create A Marketing Plan You Can Stick To”

LeahJenea: Crooked Love Story

Stephy Says ๐Ÿ’‹, if youโ€™ve ever tuned in to Diddyโ€™s show The Four, then you hav probably seen the face & heard the melodic voice of this next artistโ€”allow me to present, the trailblazing LeahJenea. Initially, I wasnโ€™t watching The Four, nor was I interested in watching it (if you follow me, you know IContinue reading “LeahJenea: Crooked Love Story”