Brown is not the most cheerful color in the spectrum. It is a very serious color which is associated with the earth, dirt, or soil. Autumn is generally brown and it represents a season of dormancy and conservatism.
The brown in your dream may be symbolic of physical reality and earthiness. It may represent things in their barest form, and its interpretation may encourage you to add some light and depth into your daily life. See also: Colors... The Bedside Dream Dictionary
Depression and foreboding, especially if hovering around you in the dream.
An earthy color that can indicate good foundations, practicality, and the potential for growth (e.g., “being down to earth”). Much depends on where or how the color appears in the dream.... The Language of Dreams
The tone is warm, calm, and motherly, feminine. Dressing in a brown dress in a dream means the dreamer has chosen a natural lifestyle or would like to live that way.
Depth Psychology: Brown is a mixture of orange and black. It is the color that symbolizes a connection to the earth, humility, indestructibility, nature, earth, excrement, and emotional stamina. It is passive but persistent.... Dreamers Dictionary
Dreams of the color brown symbolize that which is plain, functional, and earthy. This dream could be a call for you to become more grounded. See Chakra-1st-Base of Spine and Color.... Strangest Dream Explanations
To dream about brownies suggests that you are congratulating yourself for something recently achieved. However, in the future, this dream tells you to learn to share your workload and let others help, instead of trying to do everything yourself. Sometimes, this dream may also mean that you have been indulging in too many excesses and need to practice some self-restraint.... My Dream Interpretation
Hash browns in a dream may indicate that you are longing for home.
To dream of eating hash browns represents a need for comfort. There may be an emptiness in your life which you wish to fill. Eating too many hash browns in a dream indicates a fear of lack of control over oneself, or an inability to protect oneself from self harm.... Dream Symbols and Analysis