The Suga

By Stitcher & Tika Sumpter, Thai Randolph

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Welcome to The Suga, a brown mama’s guide to the sweet life with hosts Tika Sumpter and Thai Randolph. Each week, listeners can laugh, learn, love AND (instead of spilling the tea) share THE SUGA by celebrating sisterhood and motherhood.

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Episode Date
Spiritual Glow Up with Sarah Jakes Roberts
Sometimes we gotta go through the test for the testimony. To kick off season 2, we're joined by pastor and business woman, Sarah Jakes Roberts (Founder of Woman Evolve) who gives us a masterclass in evolving and reframing our relationship with failure and what it means to be a modern woman of faith.
Aug 10, 2020
We Deserve All Of It! Period.
We're back with an all new season of The Suga starting Monday, August 10th! We know the terrible twos are very real, but there's nothing terrible about season two. We've got an incredible lineup of expert guests and celebrity mama's joining us to talk about all kinds of topics like career longevity, how to find your personal style and even how to face fertility concerns. Make sure to subscribe, we can't wait for you to listen!
Aug 03, 2020
The Suga Mini: Blending Families with LeToya Luckett-Walker
In this mini-episode, we're talking all about identity, the pressures of motherhood, and blending families with superstar mama, LeToya Luckett-Walker (Friends and Family Hustle). LeToya reminds us that we're all doing the best we can in these very trying times.
Jul 27, 2020
The Suga Mini: Family Planning with Bresha Webb
In this mini-episode, we're getting candid about egg freezing with actress and comedian, Bresha Webb (Netflix Sextuplets). If you've ever wondered what the process is like, Bresha is sharing her experience with us in this laugh out loud episode.
Jul 20, 2020
Owning Your Voice with Kelly Rowland
Learning how to calm the inner critic is something that we all have in common. In our final episode of the season, we’re joined by superstar mama, Kelly Rowland who gets candid about how she quiets the noise and why it's important to embrace your flaws. Stay with us, check out for even more resources and information.
Jun 15, 2020
With Love & Solidarity From Tika and Thai
We're breaking format this week to share a message of solidarity with everyone fighting for Black lives, racial justice and a better world. Learn more about where to direct your energy and donations here:
Jun 08, 2020
Starting Where You Are with Massy Arias
This week we’ve got the fittest mom in the game, Massy Arias joining us to talk about motherhood, mental health and making healthy lifestyle choices that last for good.
Jun 01, 2020
Mama's Mental Health with Dr. Imani
Celebrating the joys of sisterhood also means looking out for one another, especially when it comes to your mental health. We’re joined by Dr. Imani (Bravo’s Married to Medicine) to help us unpack the stigmas associated with seeking help and ways we can get our minds right.
May 24, 2020
Spiritual Grounding with Erica Campbell
We've got First Lady Erica Campbell (Mary Mary) on this week getting candid about motherhood and sharing how she’s teaching her children to cultivate their own spiritual routines.
May 18, 2020
Living Well with Tia Mowry
Living well and being well may sound simple enough, but we all know it isn’t. This week we’re talking with Tia Mowry (Netflix Family Reunion) about expectations of motherhood, what kickstarted her wellness journey and her favorite recipes from her cookbook, Whole New You.
May 11, 2020
Sharing the Suga with Our Own Moms
Make sure to have a box of tissues ready because this Mother’s Day, we’re getting personal. Our very own precious mama’s, Ms. Janice and Ms. Sherrie join us to share their stories of resilience, strength and love. A reminder we all need to hear, there is always joy, even during the tough times.
May 04, 2020
According To “Plan” with Christina Elmore Duke
Things don’t always go according to plan, but we learn how to adapt. This week we’re catching up with Christina Elmore Duke (HBO’s Insecure & BET’s Twenties) about her parenting style, planning motherhood around her career, and how she’s keeping her hands busy during quarantine.
Apr 27, 2020
Celebrating Black Love with Codie Elaine Oliver
We’re sharing a whole guidebook to love and intimacy with our guest Codie Elaine Oliver, founder of Black Love. We're sharing how we met our significant others, tips on maintaining some romantic normalcy plus advice to anyone holding out hope to find that special someone.
Apr 20, 2020
Creating a Vibe in Your Home with Justina Blakeney
Feeling like your home decor needs a refresh? Justina Blakeney (designer, artist, author and the founder of Jungalow) shares tips on how to design that special space for mama and the perfect play area for our sugababies.
Apr 13, 2020
Preventing Mommy Burnout w/ Devi Brown
Let’s be real, moms are expected to be the epitome of self-sacrifice. This week we’re joined by Devi Brown (Founder of Karma Bliss and wellness entrepreneur) who is dropping some gems (and crystals) sharing practical tools and methods for implementing a self-care routine for all the hardworking mamas out there.
Apr 06, 2020
Our Temporary Normal

Since news of Coronavirus hit the United States, everything has come to a halt and has challenged families to adjust to a temporary normal. In this episode, we give recommendations about ways to keep the little ones busy and relieve some of that mommy stress while we’re under quarantine, maybe we'll do a Tik-Tok challenge while we're at it.

Mar 30, 2020
A Love Letter to All The Mamas with Jazmyn Simon

We all know that having a baby is a labor of love, but sometimes having a baby for the first time can simultaneously feel like the most joyous thing ever & the most isolating thing ever. In this episode, Jazmyn Simon (HBO's Ballers) joins us as we share advice we wish we knew before we became moms.

Mar 23, 2020
Introducing The Suga with Tika Sumpter and Thai Randolph

Welcome to the sweet life! Tika Sumpter and Thai Randolph are teaming up to create a luxurious space for modern moms of color to revel in the sweetness of motherhood and sisterhood. Every episode will feature dynamic guests sharing their experiences navigating womanhood and talking about the things that light them up! Grab a beverage of your choice and sip along as you listen to The Suga!

Mar 10, 2020