Get Like Me: Actress Andrea Lewis

Editor’s Note: I am so incredibly excited to bring this series back to LoveBrownSugar! When I started the “Get Like Me” series way back in 2010, I created it to empower and inspire you all to dream big. This was a space...more

LBS Chic: Swimsuits For All GabiFresh Swim Sexy Collection

So you guys know I’m a huge fan of showing off my curves in a swimsuit. With all the options there are on the market these days for curvy girls, even in my post-baby body, I have no shame. I full embrace my lack of thigh gap and I think every girl should be comfortable in...more

3 Ways To Rock It: Floral

Spring will be here soon along with brighter wardrobes, less layers, and fun prints. One of our favorite Spring trends is floral. This trend isn’t reserved for 10 year olds on easter or your mother’s wallpaper! ...more

BBS Travel: Cadence’s First Passport Stamp Jamaica

When I first found out I was having a baby,...more

LBS Feature: Black Enterprise and Style Influencers Group

Growing up I went through a few different phases discovering what I wanted to be “when I grow up”. For the longest, I just knew I wanted to make babies feel better and be a pediatrician. I liked the idea of making people...more

The Story Behind #WeAreBlackHistory

As I type this, my eyes are welling up with tears. I’m just filled with so much emotion, so much gratitude and so much joy over my last passion project – the #WeAreBlackHistory series. A photo series that launched exactly 5 weeks ago, paying homage to legendary female black history icons, the series emerged after having a discussion with my business partners Lexi Felder (of and Jessica Andrews (of about the struggles we face as people of color ....more

LBS Beauty: How To Create A Skincare Regimen

Creating an effective skincare regimen is all about trial and error. With so many different products and DIY recipes out there it can get very overwhelming. The key is to start with the basics ....more

LBS Travel: 10 Things To Do in Montego Bay Jamaica

I used to frequent Montego Bay, Jamaica as a child. My Dad’s family is from the countryside of Trelawny and I remember going there to visit my Grandma, aunts, uncles and cousins. Though many of those memories have faded, experiencing Jamaica once again as an adult has its own set of lasting memories and experiences ....more

Kickin’ It: #SoBeautifulInJamaica Strength of Nature Beauty Recap

Last Thursday I was invited by the wonderful team at Strength of Nature® brands to spend a few days in paradise. The brand sent a group of us bloggers and editors off to the sunny shores of Montego Bay, Jamaica for an indulgent Caribbean getaway complete with fun, excitement and (my favorite) – new hair products! Strength of Nature is the powerhouse behind brands like African Pride, Beautiful Textures, MegaGrowth Profectiv, Elasta QP and Soft & Beautiful ....more

4 Stylish Plus-Size Outfits for Saint Patrick’s Day

You don’t have to be born with the luck of the Irish to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day. Whether you’re celebrating this spring tradition by hitting up the streets of Hoboken or taking a stroll at a family-friendly street fair we’ve got fresh and stylish plus-size outfit options for you. Bar Crawl Now you know us Jersey girls love nothing better than a night at Teak on the Hudson but wherever you’re (responsibly!) ...more