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Thanks for Keeping Up With Suga Lifestyle’s Journey!

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I am Thankful for ALL of you who have kept up with Suga Lifestyle’s Journey! 💖🥂Instagram is also catching up with 1500 Followers.

We are all moving forward during and after Covid-19. Hoping to continue INSPIRING persons to volunteer, do good deeds, help motivate people, EDUCATE on Health and Fitness, PROMOTE Local with Small Business Love and of course, ENTERTAIN with Events, Restaurant reviews, Sports updates and more!

Please continue to Follow and Stay tuned. Thanks again Suga Bears!

XoXo,
Suga 💖

By: Gabrielle Burgess (Founder/Owner of Suga Lifestyle)

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

Suga Lifestyle Joins Top Events Jamaica to Boost Jamaican Tourism after Covid-19!

Let’s come together after Covid-19 and boost Jamaican Tourism. Look out for Suga in the video and follow @sugalifestyle and @topeventsjamaica !

Watch “Boosting Jamaican Tourism After Covid-19” on YouTube here:

Suga Lifestyle Inspires, Educates, Promotes & Entertains.

I am Gabrielle Burgess a.k.a Suga, Radiologic Technologist by trade, also Founder/Owner of Suga Lifestyle. I am passionate about Sports, Health & Wellness, the Arts, Giving back and discovering naturally talented local Artisans and the best Food spots across Jamaica.

My website, http://www.sugalifestyle.com and Instagram/Facebook pages, @sugalifestyle, highlight these passions and I host events to promote local artisans and businesses in the MSME sector, including my business, GW Art.

Stay tuned for more.

Support Local. Buy Jamaican 🇯🇲

Building a Better Jamaica

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

It’s not too late to Gift Mom or Treat Yourself with GW Art!

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GW Art’s ‘COFFEE FIX’ (8×10)” Acrylic on Canvas Painting – $4500JMD

It’s not too late to gift Mom or Treat yourself with GW Art!

Sometimes nothing sounds better to us than a good ‘COFFEE FIX’!

GW Art has this (8×10)” Acrylic on canvas, decorative Painting to hang and others starting from $4500JMD and upwards.

Check this LINK to see more of what’s available with titles and costs:

https://sugalifestyle.com/available-gw-art/

Get yours! 🎨💖

GW Art

Email: gwartforall@gmail.com

Ph: 876-422-3769

Website (Gallery): http://www.sugalifestyle.com

Instagram: @gwartbygabby

Support Local. Buy Jamaican🇯🇲

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

Preview NEW Paintings from GW Art & Lunch on the Go from The Haven at Hillcrest!

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Check out Suga’s Birthday twin, Karen Darby, Owner of The Haven at Hillcrest tonight!

Karen is dressed and ready for Suga Lifestyle’s Virtual Pop Up Shop this Friday night on Zoom. Are you? Get your Vino ready to hear what’s going on with The Haven at Hillcrest during this time and what’s for Lunch to Go! 

Here’s a Preview!

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REGISTRATION is NOW CLOSED. The Event has been SOLD OUT. THANK YOU!

The Haven at Hillcrest

Location: 12 Hillcrest Avenue. Kingston.

Ph: 876.648.2115

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GW Art has NEW Paintings! Check out the NEW Collection that’s still in progress tonight with Suga Lifestyle.

Paintings are mostly Graphic Art and Acrylic on Canvas.

GW Art is known to be for everyone. So you will find various sizes suitable for different kinds of décor.

GW Art will have a few Paintings and Trendy wooden signs on special for Mother’s Day starting from $3000JMD and upwards.

Also, check out GW Art’s Framed piece (by Frame Art Jamaica) in response to COVID-19, ‘Covid Air’!

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REGISTRATION is NOW CLOSED. The Event has been SOLD OUT. THANK YOU!

GW Art

Email: gwartforall@gmail.com

Ph: 876-422-3769

Website (Gallery):  http://www.sugalifestyle.com 

Instagram: @gwartbygabby

Support Local. Buy Jamaican🇯🇲

Suga Lifestyle appreciates your continuous support!

XoXo,
Suga 💖

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

Inhale Courage, Exhale Fear

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GW Art’s trendy and inspirational Wall Art (Acrylic on Canvas)

Happy Monday Suga Bears!

Stay safe and have a positive mind. Try to be as productive as you can be this week. If you have too much to do, take just 10 minutes each morning, meditate or do yoga and clear your mind. If you have too little to do, focus on all that you can do when the dust settles.

XoXo,
Suga 💖

GW Art

Email: gwartforall@gmail.com

Ph: 876-422-3769

Website (Gallery): 

http://www.sugalifestyle.com 

Instagram: @gwartbygabby

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

TGIF to The Fullers Celebrating their Baby’s Gender News with GW Art!

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The Fullers: Syon, Steadman, Samyr and Sertina [Photo: Creative House Photography Ltd.]
After two adorable boys, the Fullers are finally expecting their 3rd child, a Girl!

It’s an honour and a pleasure for GW Art to share their joy and be a part of their Gender Reveal Photo Shoot and Video.

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Steadman and Sertina McGregor Fuller celebrate that it’s a Girl with a Painting from GW Art, which couldn’t be more appropriate. [Acrylic on (8×10)” Canvas]

Congrats to the Fullers!

GW Art

Email: gwartforall@gmail.com

Ph: 876-422-3769

Website (Gallery): 

http://www.sugalifestyle.com 

Instagram: @gwartbygabby

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

SUGA RINGS IN THE YEAR IN LOOP NEWS!

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HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM SUGA!

I am Réved UP for 2020 in my locally made Sandals from Rêve Jewellery and Accessories and Dress from local, Fashion Designer, James Black of Love YC!

I hope to bring to you more of what Brand Jamaica has to offer this year via my Jamaican brand, Suga Lifestyle with my GW Art, other talented local artisans, Sports (Tokyo 2020 Olympics is almost here!), Restaurant Ratings and Reviews, Charities, Health and Fitness.

Suga Lifestyle events provide an exclusive shopping experience in comfort, with the best confectioneries and the opportunity to sip and lyme in a cool, cosy setting, with others that enjoy shopping for unique, high quality locally made products.

Speaking of which, did you see LOOP’s write up yesterday on Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection?! If you missed it, check it out here:

http://www.loopjamaica.com/content/all-my-christmas-shopping-gifts-one-place-suga-lifestyle-did-it

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Have a Happy, Healthy, Successful and Prosperous New Year Suga Bears! ~XoXo, Suga💖

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

Suga Lifestyle Gifts a Family with Fruit Cake from Sweet Obsession Ja!

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Gabrielle Burgess a.k.a Suga of Suga Lifestyle gifts a family with Fruit Cake courtesy of Sweet Obsession Ja at Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at The Jamaica Pegasus.

HAPPY MONDAY and CONGRATS to this sweet little girl who received a 2lb Fruit Cake Prize on behalf of her family from Suga Lifestyle courtesy of Sweet Obsession Ja!

Sophia Baronette Watts of Sweet Obsession Ja bakes it just like Mom or how you like it. This little winner’s mother had no plans to bake this year. No worries, Suga got them!

Just 2 days to Christmas! Continue to enjoy the season!

Sweet Obsession Ja

Email: sweet2obsession@gmail.com

Instagram: @sweetobsessonja

Ph: 876-859-4015; 876-383-9532

By: Gabrielle Burgess

If you liked this Blog, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

 

Happy Sunday and Thanks from Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection!

Happy Sunday and Thanks from Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection!

If you missed Suga’s recollection of the show, check it out here!

Also, the SLEEK PHOTO Albums for Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection are out! Have a look at my Winter Wonderland!

Album 1
https://m.facebook.com/SLEEKjamaica/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2947212648645134&ref=page_internal

Album 2
https://m.facebook.com/SLEEKjamaica/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2948843671815365&ref=page_internal

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Last Sunday, December 15, 2019, as many Jamaicans and visitors took on the task of checking off errands and went expo-hopping for shopping and leisure, many anticipated Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection at The Jamaica Pegasus in the Ballroom.

The event had been heavily promoted by LOOP, RJR94FM and the social media platforms of Gustazos, Fangig Tickets, SLEEK and Top Events Jamaica. Stay tuned for LOOP’s report from their live coverage on the day!

Patrons were guided along the path to the Ballroom entrance by branded feather banners of Title sponsor, Barita Investments Ltd. as well as LOOP, Digicel Foundation and for the 2nd year in a row Gold Sponsor, Development Bank of Jamaica Ltd.

Suga Lifestyle had branded banners, welcome signs and tasteful Christmas décor awaiting patrons with friendly volunteers from the Rotaract Club of New Kingston.

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Members of the Rotaract Club of New Kingston who assisted at the entrance of the event.

Whether early or late, a brochure with Vendors present and sponsors as well a as a token or treat compliments of Suga Lifestyle was given to patrons upon entry, such as mini Chocolates from Mount Pleasant Chocolatiers and more. Assorted pastries courtesy of GCG Events were quite popular in the late afternoon, having patrons coming for more and it finished in no time.

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Complimentary Assorted pastries from GCG Events.

Silver Sponsor, Jablum also created quite a buzz by the entrance with their hot and cold Coffee beverages, including new flavours such as Coconut rum and French Vanilla. Persons grabbed their coffee and either went inside or lounged by Barita Investments Ltd.’s seating area.

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Suga Lifestyle created a unique, tastefully decorated atmosphere for patrons to sip and shop in comfort. Many took breaks during or after shopping in the lounge areas provided in he centre of the room, where they could still look on and take in all the action as the Bar and Artisans lined the periphery of the room. They were joined by the White Orchid Spa of the Jamaica Pegasus who offered a Gate Prize valued at $90USD and showcased their Christmas specials. An Experience for Two at Stush in the Bush valued at $160USD was the hot ticket to win 1st Prize and Gustazos Jamaica followed with $100USD Gustazos credit.

Other Sponsors, Digicel Foundation, e-Learning Jamaica Co. Ltd. and Sagicor Bank showed their presence at the event as well.

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Patrons got what they expected with artisans offering a wide variety of quality products.

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Dr. Asana Anderson happily shops GW Art at Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection.

Although everyone was well supported, Beryl + Blossom Candles, the most adorable potted succulents from Najwa’s Garden and Rêve Jewellery and Accessories were the highlights of the show. I am also sure that everyone can now agree that Alex’s Creations makes the best Cupcakes in Jamaica.

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Sacha-Rose Phillips + Vanessa Roseway of Beryl + Blossom.

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Justine Harris of Najwa’s Garden.

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Teasea and Duane Bennett of Rêve Jewellery and Accessories.

Conceptualizer, Gabrielle Burgess’s GW Art did well too. Many took her trendy wall paintings and creative, hand painted, compact, mini tabletop paintings that came with easels.

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Handmade, Leather, chic clutch purses and wristlets from Beau’Amord Collections pleased patrons with unbeatable prices.

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Husband and Wife duo, Zeelah and Marvine Davis of My Old Man Leathercraft.

My Old Man Leathercraft was a hit with both men and women as usual. So were  the natural skincare products from Mira Botanicals.

Local Chocolatier, Carl Sharpe who is usually busy at the factory came out to the event with his family at the Chocollor Chocolate booth too!

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Carl and Donna Sharpe of Chocollor Chocolate!

And that’s just to name a few!

Many patrons could not believe drinks served by bartenders of GCG Events were complimentary. Some became tipsy from sponsors, Red Stripe who provided Beer on tap, Campari who provided Campari, Sangster’s Rum cream and their Apothic Red and White wines. Suga Lifestyle provided other beverages from Select Brands and Vino is Wine. Select Brands’ Wine Cart, were enjoyed by patrons.

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Throughout the evening, spot prizes were given away and MC Racheal Callaghan did a superb job of keeping patrons well informed of what was being offered, highlighting sponsors, vendors, local businesses such as the upcoming Blissful Dreams and the established, Miracle Corp.

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MC Racheal Callaghan with representatives of Title sponsor, Barita Investments Ltd., Danielle Green and Keri-Ann Newman.

Suga Lifestyle’s Charities

Gabrielle Burgess a.k.a Suga, Founder/Owner, Suga Lifestyle, closed the event with announcing Gate Prize winners and handing over a cheque valued at $100,000JMD to non-profit organization, the Rotaract Club of New Kingston, who also had volunteers assisting at the event. Suga Lifestyle and the Rotaract Club of New Kingston will collaborate early next year to execute projects at the Marie Atkins Shelter and Lister Mair High School for the Deaf.

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Vanessa Williams, President Alex Robinson and Candice Petgrave receive $100,000JMD for their non-profit organization, the Rotaract Club of New Kingston, from Gabrielle Burgess of Suga Lifestyle.

Suga Lifestyle is extremely thankful to everyone who sponsored, contributed, showcased and attended the event.

Remember to stay tuned for LOOP’s report from their live coverage on the day and Suga hopes to see you next Year!

Thanks again to my title sponsor, Barita Investments Ltd. who supported the event from beginning to end!

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Thanks to ALL my Sponsors! You outdid yourselves!

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Thanks for my Awesome PRIZES & GIVEAWAYS!

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See you Next Year?! 😉

By: Gabrielle Burgess a.k.a Suga (Founder/Owner, Suga Lifestyle)

If you liked this Promo, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.

Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection, a Successful 2nd Staging!

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Last Sunday, December 15, 2019, as many Jamaicans and visitors took on the task of checking off errands and went expo-hopping for shopping and leisure, many anticipated Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection at The Jamaica Pegasus in the Ballroom.

The event had been heavily promoted by LOOP, RJR94FM and the social media platforms of Gustazos, Fangig Tickets, SLEEK and Top Events Jamaica. Stay tuned for LOOP’s report from their live coverage on the day!

Patrons were guided along the path to the Ballroom entrance by branded feather banners of Title sponsor, Barita Investments Ltd. as well as LOOP, Digicel Foundation and for the 2nd year in a row Gold Sponsor, Development Bank of Jamaica Ltd.

Suga Lifestyle had branded banners, welcome signs and tasteful Christmas décor awaiting patrons with friendly volunteers from the Rotaract Club of New Kingston.

20191219_031437.jpg

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Members of the Rotaract Club of New Kingston who assisted at the entrance of the event.

Whether early or late, a brochure with Vendors present and sponsors as well a as a token or treat compliments of Suga Lifestyle was given to patrons upon entry, such as mini Chocolates from Mount Pleasant Chocolatiers and more. Assorted pastries courtesy of GCG Events were quite popular in the late afternoon, having patrons coming for more and it finished in no time.

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Complimentary Assorted pastries from GCG Events.

Silver Sponsor, Jablum also created quite a buzz by the entrance with their hot and cold Coffee beverages, including new flavours such as Coconut rum and French Vanilla. Persons grabbed their coffee and either went inside or lounged by Barita Investments Ltd.’s seating area.

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Suga Lifestyle created a unique, tastefully decorated atmosphere for patrons to sip and shop in comfort. Many took breaks during or after shopping in the lounge areas provided in he centre of the room, where they could still look on and take in all the action as the Bar and Artisans lined the periphery of the room. They were joined by the White Orchid Spa of the Jamaica Pegasus who offered a Gate Prize valued at $90USD and showcased their Christmas specials. An Experience for Two at Stush in the Bush valued at $160USD was the hot ticket to win 1st Prize and Gustazos Jamaica followed with $100USD Gustazos credit.

Other Sponsors, Digicel Foundation, e-Learning Jamaica Co. Ltd. and Sagicor Bank showed their presence at the event as well.

PhotoGrid_1576753697347.jpg

Patrons got what they expected with artisans offering a wide variety of quality products.

20191220_081439.jpg
Dr. Asana Anderson happily shops GW Art at Suga Lifestyle’s Christmas Connection.

Although everyone was well supported, Beryl + Blossom Candles, the most adorable potted succulents from Najwa’s Garden and Rêve Jewellery and Accessories were the highlights of the show. I am also sure that everyone can now agree that Alex’s Creations makes the best Cupcakes in Jamaica.

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Sacha-Rose Phillips + Vanessa Roseway of Beryl + Blossom.

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Justine Harris of Najwa’s Garden.

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Teasea and Duane Bennett of Rêve Jewellery and Accessories.

Conceptualizer, Gabrielle Burgess’s GW Art did well too. Many took her trendy wall paintings and creative, hand painted, compact, mini tabletop paintings that came with easels.

80679268_2948846071815125_647101797407653888_o.jpg

79714527_2947213561978376_1310446010077544448_o (1).jpg

Handmade, Leather, chic clutch purses and wristlets from Beau’Amord Collections pleased patrons with unbeatable prices.

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Husband and Wife duo, Zeelah and Marvine Davis of My Old Man Leathercraft.

My Old Man Leathercraft was a hit with both men and women as usual. So were  the natural skincare products from Mira Botanicals.

Local Chocolatier, Carl Sharpe who is usually busy at the factory came out to the event with his family at the Chocollor Chocolate booth too!

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Carl and Donna Sharpe of Chocollor Chocolate!

And that’s just to name a few!

Many patrons could not believe drinks served by bartenders of GCG Events were complimentary. Some became tipsy from sponsors, Red Stripe who provided Beer on tap, Campari who provided Campari, Sangster’s Rum cream and their Apothic Red and White wines. Suga Lifestyle provided other beverages from Select Brands and Vino is Wine. Select Brands’ Wine Cart, were enjoyed by patrons.

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Throughout the evening, spot prizes were given away and MC Racheal Callaghan did a superb job of keeping patrons well informed of what was being offered, highlighting sponsors, vendors, local businesses such as the upcoming Blissful Dreams and the established, Miracle Corp.

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MC Racheal Callaghan with representatives of Title sponsor, Barita Investments Ltd., Danielle Green and Keri-Ann Newman.

Suga Lifestyle’s Charities

Gabrielle Burgess a.k.a Suga, Founder/Owner, Suga Lifestyle, closed the event with announcing Gate Prize winners and handing over a cheque valued at $100,000JMD to non-profit organization, the Rotaract Club of New Kingston, who also had volunteers assisting at the event. Suga Lifestyle and the Rotaract Club of New Kingston will collaborate early next year to execute projects at the Marie Atkins Shelter and Lister Mair High School for the Deaf.

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Vanessa Williams, President Alex Robinson and Candice Petgrave receive $100,000JMD for their non-profit organization, the Rotaract Club of New Kingston, from Gabrielle Burgess of Suga Lifestyle.

Suga Lifestyle is extremely thankful to everyone who sponsored, contributed, showcased and attended the event.

Remember to stay tuned for LOOP’s report from their live coverage on the day and Suga hopes to see you next Year!

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By: Gabrielle Burgess a.k.a Suga (Founder/Owner, Suga Lifestyle)

If you liked this Promo, follow Suga Lifestyle Online, on Instagram (@sugalifestyle), Twitter (@sugalifestyleja) or like the Suga Lifestyle Facebook page.