HerStoryMag: Where were you born and raised?
Chantrice: I was born in Chicago IL , South Side of Chicago. I was raised by my grandparents
HerStoryMag: What do you remember the most about your childhood? Chantrice: What I remember most about my childhood is always going somewhere and being at family events. I was never bored as child. I think that’s why it took me a while to outgrow that always gotta go somewhere mind frame. Now I am a homebody. I only really go out for family or networking events.
HerStoryMag: What excites you right now?
Chantrice: What excites me right now is success and peace. I want to be successful and accomplished regardless of a dollar amount. Peace comes from within so I always strive to be my only peace. Having 3 daughters I feel like I have to go harder.
HerStoryMag: If you could do anything you wanted tonight, go anywhere no matter the cost, what would you do and why?
Chantrice: If I had the chance to do anything tonight it would be to go to Tyler Perry studios and give him a copy of my book to turn into a movie about generational curses HerStoryMag: What's the most important thing we should know about you? Chantrice: Most important thing you should know about me is that I am a genuine and loyal person. In this generation people pick popularity over real. HerStoryMag: What is your favorite guilty pleasure, and why? Chantrice: My favorite guilty pleasure is buying purses. I love purses and food lol, they are the key to my heart.
HerStoryMag: When and where were you happiest in your life? Chantrice: I would say I am happiest at family events. I love bringing people together. I grew up going to lots of family events. So to me family and friends, good food, music, with the kids running around makes me happy. HerStoryMag: What do you think is the driving force in your life? Chantrice: To be honest my driving force is looking back at how far I have come and the things I overcame. When I reflect I know it was nothing but God that put favor over my life since I was a kid. Even from being in my 20’s and trying to figure life out as single mother. To became a nurse and book author. I still have more dreams and goals to accomplish. HerStoryMag: What made you want to become an entrepreneur? Chantrice: What made me want to become a entrepreneur is that I had to come to the realization that I hate following rules and listening to people lol. I know we all have to answer to someone. But I love to be independent and make my own rules. Even from getting fired from McDonalds as a teenager I always had a problem with authority like who made you a boss to tell me anything. After becoming a nurse and feeling accomplished for a few years I wanted more and wanted to create my own lane and more income.
HerStoryMag: What are your superpowers?
Chantrice: My superpower is my strength. No matter how many times life knocks me down or how I am feeling, I keep getting right back up. Everything I fail at I learn from. So my superpowers come with failing too because we’re all human but when I get back up I am stronger and wiser.