Welcome back, Hampton Roads, to another adventure with Living 757!

This week our hosts will introduce you to a motivational speaker, an NFL star that is born and raised in Virginia Beach (who is headed to the Super Bowl), a group of female entrepreneurs that are giving back to the ladies of of Hampton Roads, and so much more!

Patricia, Quincy and Ashley start us off with a recap of the happenings in the world and filling us in on their busy lives.

Our first guests, motivational speaker Lauren Hope and national comedian Vernard Hines, break the stigma and discuss the reality of mental illness. Through sharing their stories of struggles and triumphs, Lauren and Vernard are bringing light to difficult situations and to show hope in the comfort that these situations can be defeated. Tune in to learn about their upcoming event, Storytelling Night, being held at Dave and Buster’s.

Ashley then interviews Derrick Nnadi of the Kansas City Chiefs! This footballer, born and raised right here in the 757, is headed to the Super Bowl in Miami! Check out this exclusive interview to see how positive thinking has helped Derrick achieve his goals, as well as what life is like for the 23 year old super star headed to the big game!

We welcome Lisa Davenport, of Coastal Virginia Magazine, back to the show for a tour of Tarnished Truth. Go behind the scenes at this local distillery located in the “haunted” Cavalier at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Here is your chance to check out the spirits and learn about the history of the hotel and the namesake of the distillery.

Let’s talk about Girl Power for a minute… Our next guests are four female entrepreneurs of Hampton Roads who are coming together to provide a Galentine’s Day event for our local ladies. This event will feature a photo shoot, baked goods and other good times with you and your girlfriends at Farmhouse Brewing on Kempsville Road. Forget the pressure of finding a date for the dreaded V-Day… Chill out with the girls and have a good time!

Speaking of women taking control, Procreate Fertility of Virginia is giving the power back to women who are looking to expand their family, despite fertility struggles. Learn how this establishment is making dreams come true and giving couples the gift of parenthood where options may have previously been limited.

Our final guest is singer and songwriter Jennie Michelle who shares her music as a means of coping with traumatic life events. Listen to her inspiring story and enjoy her acoustic performance as we say farewell until next week.

Don’t forget to share your pics with us at Share@Living757.com for a chance to be featured on the show! Have a great week 757, and we will see you soon!