#MondayMotivation: Mindy Kaling

Today is our #BrillBookClub Twitter chat on the second half of Mindy Kaling’s “Why Not Me?”. In theme, this week’s #MondayMotivation quote is courtesy of  Mindy’s first book, “Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?” This quote reminds us that life isn’t always peaches and cream, but a little lip gloss and a change in mentality can make it bearable.

 

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What helps you get through life when it seems unbearable? Tweet us @brillcomm

xo Brill


#BrillBoard: Justin Bieber’s Purpose

Today is the release of Justin Bieber’s 5th album! This little man from London, Ontario has really made it far. We’re happy to see this Canadian take up a big chunk of the spotlight with fellow homegrown, The Weeknd! In celebration, our #BrillBoard playlist is full of songs from the new album, including “What Do You Mean?” and “Sorry”. Enjoy!

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What’s your fave song from the album? Tweet us @brillcomm

xo Brill


Happy Pizza with the Works Except Anchovies Day and Happy Hour Day!

Today is one of the best days! Not only is it Happy Hour Day (drink up!), it’s also Pizza with the Works Except Anchovies Day! What a perfect combo. In celebration we have shared one of our fave pizza recipes paired with a sparkling mojito courtesy of Canadian Living (click here for the full drink recipe and here for the full pizza recipe).

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What is your fave pizza and cocktail? Tweet us photos of your pizzas and drinks today @brillcomm

xo Brill


#Movember

It’s day 10 of Movember! How’s your moustache coming along? We’ve gathered some of our fave iconic moustaches to inspire your grooming.

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Tweet us your fave moustache @brillcomm!

xo,

Brill


#MotivationMonday

Happy Monday! We love this reminder from Lord Byron of the cheapest and best medicine: laughter.

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xo,

Brill


#BrillBoard: The Weeknd, Banks and Travis Scott

In case you missed The Weeknd’s Tuesday and Thursday concerts, we’ve decided to base our playlist off of our fellow Torontonian and the other featured artists at the show, Banks and Travis Scott. Thanks for touring the homeland with such a fantastic show!

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Who else went to the shows? Tweet us your concert pics @brillcomm

xo Brill


How-to: Prepare for National Nachos Day!

With tomorrow being National Nachos Day, it’s time to get ourselves prepared for an obvious giant baking dish of nachos. On a health kick? We’ve opted to share a lean turkey chili nachos recipe from our friends over at Canadian Living (click here for the full recipe).

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What’s your recipe for National Nacho Day? Tweet us a pic of your delicious nachos @brillcomm

xo Brill


National Stress Awareness Day

Life can be super stressful with work, friends and family obligations and the ever diminishing personal time. With today being National Stress Awareness Day, we thought we’d share our favourite ways to take a breather. StressDay-01How do you like to de-stress? Tweet us @brillcomm

xo Brill


November Top 5

November is here and it may be warm and sunny this week, but it’s definitely time to prepare for the cold because “Winter is Coming”! It’s time to find our coziest sweaters and dig out our winter jackets! And since we’ll be hibernating during the cold, maybe a quick redecorate to make our homes even homier!

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What are your fave items for winter? Tweet us @brillcomm

xo Brill


#MondayMotivation: Anne Klein

Many people rave about the power of a good outfit. How it can give you confidence or motivation for the day. But what’s important to remember is that it’s not enough to wear that power suit, you have to do something with that new confidence.

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What’s your power outfit? Tweet us @brillcomm

xo Brill