LBS Chic: Empire State of Mind

So I’m officially obsessed with Fox’s new primetime drama “Empire”. The day it premiered I wrote this 3 Reasons To Watch Empire post highlighting why I thought it was really a series to watch. Since watching the show I’ve become obsessed with the costume design ....more

3 Ways to Rock It: Winter White

From mixing prints to going monochromatic fashion girls are rebelling against outdated rules left and right. One of the ways they’re doing this is wearing white at any time of the year. White brings a crisp shine to stormy weather and these three stylish bloggers modern looks are winter ready ....more

Why Can’t I Stop Eating These Fries? McDonald’s Answers Our Questions

Like many of us, I grew up knowing what it meant when those golden arches came into view. There’s just something about those fries. They have just the right amount of crunch and seasoning and they seem to melt in your mouth ....more

Sisi Nike Pro Beauty Makeup Workshop

I’ve known self-taught makeup artist Sisi Nike for years now and so I was delighted when I heard she would be hosting her very own Pro Beauty Makeup Workshop here in NYC. Only bummer? It was on the same day as my #ShopLoveBrownSugar event! ...more

How To Make Clip Ins For Natural Hair

Over the Thanksgiving holiday, I got my natural curls blown out for a length check and also because I traditionally heat-style my hair for the Holiday season. I’ve been doing it for a few years now and I am SO pleased with how my hair has grown and flourished since going natural back in 2010. The only thing that frustrates me about straightening my natural hair is that because I have really fine hair, I can never achieve the volume I want ....more

5 Ways To Prevent Heat Damage

Heat damage is inevitable if you are a fan of sleek straight hair. However, with a few small changes you can decrease your risk of permanently damaging your hair . Using heat styling tools like flat irons, blow dryers and curling wands can lead to severe damage if used too frequently and improperly ....more

Kerry Washington Golden Globes Beauty With Neutrogena

This past weekend, the Golden Globes hosted a bevy of stars and starlets on their annual Red Carpet. One red carpet diva we’re constantly on the lookout for is Kerry Washington. This year, her immaculate and sophisticated beauty look was provided by Neutrogena! ...more

BBS Moms Know Best: Latham Thomas

When I first stumbled on Latham Thomas’ @GlowMaven Instagram page, I was both excited and bewildered. Scrolling through her beautiful images – the perfect mix of glowing selfies, delectable meals, yoga poses, and snapshots of her uber fabulous life as a mom, I immediately thought “How in the world does she do it all?” Latham is not only a mother of an adorable and super-talented 11-year-old son (the renowned DJ Fulano – hello?) but she is also the author of Mama Glow: A Hip Guide To Your Fabulous Abundant Pregnancy, the founder of, a doula and a maternity lifestyle expert. Talk about super mom status! ...more

BBS Feature: Fit Fab Mommy – Style Tips

I am so honored and excited to share that Fit Fab Mommy has profiled me in a Q&A on their blog! I’m seriously humbled anytime someone asks me to participate in one of these. In my Q&A with Fit Fab Mommy, I’m giving tips about what should be in your “haute mommy” wardrobe, my favorite thing about being a mom, and also where I like to shop for Cadence ....more

3 Reasons To Watch EMPIRE on Fox

Tonight at 9pm/8pm central, the FOX Network is premiering a new hit series called EMPIRE. The series, starring Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson, revolves around music label Empire Entertainment ....more