Arlene Wallis

Arlene Wallis

Baltimore based blogger who focuses on the positive, motivation and uplifting of others locally, nationally and global. With an infectous smile, she brings calm and joy when she writes and also makes you think when you read her blogs. Single mom of four who is also a domestic violence survivor, she brings a unique view on the things that are often left unsaid. Lady Blue also keeps tabs on the underground music movement happening in Baltimore and around the world. If you need motivation, she also has a inspirational page on Facebook as well! Her favorite bible verse is also the title of her website because she knows that weeping may endure for a night but JOY does come in the morning!
  • Black History with Lady Blue

    Mary McLeod Bethune was an educator and activist, serving as president of the National Association of Colored Women and founding the National Council of Negro Women. Born on July10, 1875 in Mayesville, South Carollina to former slave parents, she graduated from the Scotia Seminary for Girls in 1893.  She...
  • Black History with Lady Blue

      When you think of Andrew Young, you mostly think of a young man standing in the background with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. or maybe you think of the Ambassodor who spoke eloquently at every turn.  This native of New Orleans has walked thru history quietly yet loudly....
  • Black History Month

    We are not going to do the same old thing for Black History Month.  We need to dig a little deeper and discover those that have helped shape who we are today and the nation we live in.  You know the usual, now lets get to the nitty gritty...
  • Girl Commits Suicide on Facebook

    Take a look into her eyes.  She was overwhelmed with what was happening to her and took a very drastic step.  The act of taking her life has rocked not only  her family but social media and her suicide was blasted all over Facebook.  Now as the family pushes...
  • Svelt Diva!

    Not only the power house voice but now the body to match! Fantasia has been looking pretty fly as of late since she started documenting her weight loss journey on social media. Apparently the loss is personal. Fantasia gave PEOPLE the following statement:  “I lost my grandmother untimely from...
  • We Salute You!

    In recent years we have come to see President Barack Obama as part of the family.  He and his family have danced and sung their way into our hearts and given us a reason to hope.  As we as a nation prepare to usher this family from the White...
  • Sisterly Yours with Lady Blue

    Here we are…………………..2017!   Now that you are here, what is different? How many of you have set up resolutions instead of goals? Have you set out with good intentions only to give up after the first couple of weeks?  Did you defeat your purpose by trying to form...
  • Sisterly Yours with Lady Blue

    The title of the Scottish tune translates to “times gone by” and is about remembering friends from the past and not letting them be forgotten. Despite its strong association with New Year’s Eve, “Auld Lang Syne,” written by Robert Burns in the 1700s, was never intended to be a...
  • Sisterly Yours with Lady Blue

    Hello and Holiday Greetings to everyone! As we begin to close out 2016, many of us are running around making sure we have all the right gifts. Some are making sure to pick the right tree to make the house warm and inviting.  Others are baking and cooking and...