Underground CANCELLED!

It’s true. One of our favorite TV shows has been cancelled after only two seasons. Things were just heating up! They had an amazing fan base. How did this happen?   Well per Jurnee Bell (who plays Rosalee), WGN America was bought out by Sinclair Broadcast Group. “They are going in a different direction and…

Know Your Worth

I read somewhere (probably a meme on Instagram…lol): “When you learn how much you’re worth, you’ll stop giving people discounts.” This statement applies to many aspects of life, figuratively as well as literally. But, I want to take this as a literal statement when it comes to owning a small business. Know your worth and…

Jordan Edwards

Rest in Peace Jordan Edwards. I want to send prayers out to his family. There are no words to fully express my emotions right now. I just couldn’t end this night without saying that you have reason to be mad…this is a justified reason to be angry. Do not let anyone try to make you…

Underground Recap: Season 2, Epi 8. Auld Acquaintance

**********SPOILERS ALL UP IN THIS POST********** I have been binge watching Underground for the past few weeks and I am finally all caught up. Last night’s episode (Auld Acquaintance) was the first one that my husband and I watched on the night that it aired. So now I feel a little more comfortable recapping with…

Shea Moisture’s Little Issue

So just yesterday, I watched a commercial from Shea Moisture that was posted via social media and it rubbed me all kinda wrong. My first thought after watching was, “Now Shea Moisture know they’re wrong for this one.” Many natural hair ladies (including myself) felt that the ad was disrespectful to the Natural Hair Movement…to…

Shelton Family Trip: National Museum of African American History

My husband and I took our 3 kids to visit the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture earlier this month and our time exploring our rich history was eye opening and inspiring. I was in awe from the moment I spotted the museum. Its big brown structure with crisp sharp edges definitely…

KhemFest 2017 Recap

On Saturday, March 18th I participated in the 3rd annual KhemFest in Newark, New Jersey. It was my first time going to a comic book festival and now I am hooked! From the diverse comic book vendors to the cosplayers and panels, I had a great time and learned so much. Rhys is always so…

Chunky Triangle Scarf Free Pattern

What you will need: Hook: 11.50mm (P) Yarn: SuperSavers Love size 4 (1 Skein = 1 scarf) Notes: The scarf is crochet with two strands of yarn on the hook the whole time. One skein will create the blue scarf pictured. Fringe is optional. Triangle Scarf Chain 3 Double crochet into the first loop of the…

2017 Khem Fest

Join me at the 3rd Annual Khem Comic Book Fest Date: Saturday, March 18th Time: 11am to 7pm Where: Central High School 246 18th Ave Newark, NJ Admission is FREE FOR KIDS and $10 for ADULTS Visit http://www.khemfest.com for more event information *********************************** I will have a table with signed copies of Dreamers available!    

Little Purple Princess 👸🏾

Little Purple Princess Handmade crochet doll. Body and hair made from acrylic yarn Outfit made from 100% wool yarn Filling: PolyFil 100% Polyester Fibers This Little Purple Princess is ready to ship and available immediately. Your little one will definitely love her! Great for children 3 years and over She’s one of a kind so click…

Valentine’s Day Coupon Code

  Today is Valentine’s Day! And to show my love, you can receive 15% off your purchases today and tomorrow when you use coupon code: VDAY17 So grab something warm and cozy when you visit RelleyBelly Etsy shop: http://www.RelleyBelly.Etsy.com   Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it…