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DIY Events at Yorkdale Mall

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Upcoming BRIKA DIY Workshops @ Yorkdale Mall We are very excited to announce our content calendar of workshops and events at our new space at Yorkdale Mall! From making your own holiday wreaths and fragrances to learning about living a more healthful life, we've got activities for everyone. Come join us in getting crafty and creative! Session 1: DIY Whimsical Wreath Workshop with DeLight Floral Design & blogger My Little Secrets (BUY NOW) Wed, Nov 18th - 6-8pm (Cost: $95 +HST) If you're looking for a great way to spend an evening, meeting new friends and being surrounded by beautiful inspirations while learning...

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12 Go-To New York Spots You Need to Try

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We spoke to our NY-based Makers to find out which restaurants (and bars and bakeries!) they love most. Get our insider’s guide before you book your next ticket to JFK! Oh, and we couldn't help but share a few of our personal favorites too. 1. ORO BAKERY AND BAR “Everything is either baked fresh or brought in from selected local companies such as Sullivan St. Bakery and Ce-Ci Cela. It's like a one stop shop for all your downtown favorites, all under one roof.” —Sonia Tay, Snoozer Loser 2. KAFFEE 1668 “For coffee and chocolate chip cookies—they’re both delicious.” —Aly Contreras,...

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Bite Me More: White Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake

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  Who wouldn't love to eat a piece of this delicious cheesecake? Definitely not us! A buttery graham cracker crust is topped with smooth white chocolate cheesecake and topped with sweet cherries and chocolate. Slice after slice, this cheesecake sure is heavenly. Ingredients Graham Cracker Crust 2 cups of graham cracker crumbs 1/4 cup of sugar 1/2 cup of butter, melted White Chocolate Cheesecake Filling 4 8oz packages cream cheese, room temperature 1 1/4 cups of sugar 3 tbsp of flour 4 eggs 1 tsp of vanilla extract 6oz white chocolate, chopped and melted Cherry Topping 1 15oz can of...

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5 Inspiring Things On Our Radar This Week

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[caption id="attachment_5891" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Image via The Blackbird[/caption] Here are 5 things we were inspired by this week and wanted to share with you! 1. 15 awesome indoor plant ideas for apartment dwellers 2. 11 thoughts to unlock your creativity...we know it's in there! 3. Virginia Woolf on how to live more fully in the present via one of our favourite sites, Brain Pickings 4. Because Halloween is just around the corner...9 beauty icons to inspire your costume! 5. Here's how to train your inner motivational speaker to be kinder      

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5 Inspiring Things On Our Radar This Week

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[caption id="attachment_5886" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 7 Tiny Homes with Big Style (Courtesy of Elle Decor)[/caption] Here are 5 things we were inspired by this week and wanted to share with you! 1. These beautiful bicycles were designed to complement three stand-out works of art in the Minneapolis Museum of Arts. 2. As the weather cools off, we're reaching for comforting treats.  Here are 29 healthier versions of some of our favorites. 3. You'll be mesmerized by these photos of pyramids and pits created out of ordinary foods. 4. As if you need more reasons, here are 6 unexpected benefits of living a healthful...

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