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Top 3 Reasons To Hire a Cleaning Company for Your Home

Many homeowners may feel awkward or uncomfortable about hiring a cleaning company Bend, OR to clean their home. It may seem pretentious to hire help, or unnecessary to spend money on a task that you could reasonably accomplish yourself. However, for those who have the means, the money you spend to have your house cleaned […]

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Plan Your Wedding with Marc & Mandy

Join us February 2, 2019 for a complete episode dedicated to wedding planning and the hottest styles for 2019 weddings! FEATURING: CELEBRITY GUESTS Should you consider a destination wedding? Celebrity wedding planner Colin Cowie shares the pros and cons to consider. Learn about planning a first look and hosting an unplugged wedding with celebrity wedding […]

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Beauty & Pampering Gifts for Her

EYES & LIPS Spoil the makeup lover on your list with an Enchanted Eyes Liquid Shadow Set with three travel-size Shimmer & Glow Liquid Eye Shadows in high-shimmer sheen and three travel-size Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadows with dazzling, ultra-sparkle finish. Stila also offers an All Day Lipstick Trio for weightless, creamy, full coverage. […]

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Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Little Ones

STOCK UP  Fill their stockings with colorful gifts they can use at home and school like this fun calculator, available in a variety of colors. Sharp, www.sharp.ca BUILDING BLOCKS Encourage creativity in children and adults of all ages with LEGO building sets. Help Stephanie battle it out on the tennis court with LEGO Friends Stephanie’s […]

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Creative Giving: How to Give a Gift Card

THE PERFECT GIFT IDEA Gift cards are the perfect choice for those hard to shop for individuals on your list. Pick a gift card from a store with multiple departments so they have plenty of choices! – Giant Tiger, www.gianttiger.com SEW IT UP Crochet a cute gift card ornament that will also become a keepsake […]

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The Perfect Holiday Gift: Chocolates with a Twist

Chocolate is the universal holiday gift idea. It’s the perfect gift for a hostess, a client, a hard to shop for loved one or the person who has everything. Nearly everyone loves a good chocolate. The problem is that with so many people giving chocolates as the go-to gift, it can seem a little “been […]

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Laila Goddess Peak-a-Boo Giveaway

Last week, we released our annual Holiday Gift Guide featuring the EveryWear Pant from Laila Goddess. These comfy, yoga-style pants also come in a thicker winter weight ponti fabric for chilly weather. Mandy loves these pants because they offer yoga-style comfort that you can wear to the office in a quality fabric that won’t fade […]

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Holiday Travel Favorites for Christmas

MONTEGO BAY Escape the cold with a sunny family vacation they’ll never forget! The Holiday Inn Resort  + Spa Montego Bay offers all inclusive packages for worry-free vacations with plenty of activities available to please every member of the family! Conveniently located just ten minutes from the airport! – Holiday Inn, www.holidayinnresorts.com/OfficialSite/MontegoBay PUERTO VALLARTA Enjoy […]

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Marc & Mandy’s Favorite Gift Ideas for Guys

KINGSMEN GROOMING PRODUCTS Conquer your beard with the right tools! Beard balms, beard oils and Kingsmen’s grooming gift sets make thoughtful gifts for the distinguished gentleman. – Kingsmen Grooming Products, www.kingsmengrooming.ca THE BARBER SHOP PRO Conair’s Magnetic Motor Clipper features Japanese Steel blades for an amazing cut through any hair type and comes with an […]

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Marc & Mandy’s Favorite Gifts for the Fashionista

MIA & LUCA HOBO BAG Available in a variety of colors, this hobo bag offers plenty of space, suede details and tassels for a look that is classic and stylish but with just a bit of fun. – Bentley, www.shopbentley.com EVERYWEAR PANTS Comfy, yoga-style pants in regular and Ponti weight fabric for chilly weather. Laila […]

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Marc & Mandy’s Favorite Gift Ideas for Chefs and Foodies

MINI-PREP PLUS PROCESSOR Grind or chop ingredients instantly at the touch of a button. Features a 3-cup bowl with handle and auto-reversing SmartPower Blade. – Cuisinart, www.cuisinart.ca SUPERSTEAM + It’s 3 ovens in one: whether you’re cooking with Superheated steam, regular steam, or convection heating, you can cook anything just the way you want. – […]

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Marc & Mandy’s Home & Decor Gift Ideas

A FRESH COAT Update your home before guests arrive with colors from Simon Chang’s 2019 Trend Collection! – Beauti-tone, www.beauti-tone.ca QUALITY DIY Create DIY tabletops, artwork, jewelry and more. Low odor formulation allows for indoor use, with no ventilation required! – Ecopoxy, www.ecopoxy.com PHOTO ART Turn your photos into affordable, stunning wall art that is […]

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Enter to Win Round-trip Flights with Swoop

Enter to win round-trip flights for two with Swoop with our Holiday Travel Giveaway, as seen in our Holiday Gift Guide and on the Marc & Mandy Show! Using the contest options below, you can earn entries daily for a change to get away in the new year! a Rafflecopter giveaway TO ENTER No purchase […]

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Marc and Mandy’s Delicious Pumpkin Seeds

Ingredients: 1 seeded pumpkin 3 cups water 1tbsp salt olive oil Seasoning variation: Seasoning salt Barbeque seasoning/ salt Red pepper flakes/ paprika/ cayenne/ salt Cinnamon/sugar/salt Parmesan cheese/black pepper/ salt 1. Seed a pumpkin using a large metal spoon. 2. Use a colander and water to separate the seeds from the stringy pumpkin insides. 3. Bring […]

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8 DIY Halloween Treat Bags

Looking for a last minute way to dress up your Halloween treats? We’ve got a few great ideas for you. Crepe Paper Pumpkins ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 8 Crepe paper pumpkins are so easy to make and they are easy to open. Source

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7 Ways to Eat Halloween Candy Without Ruining Your Teeth

Halloween is a sweet time of year for kids, but it can be a nightmare for health-conscious parents concerned about excess sugar leading to cavities. But Halloween tricking and treating doesn’t have to be scary with these helpful tips from the Ontario Dental Hygienists’ Association: If kids have a healthy meal before they go trick-or-treating, […]

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Video Tutorials: Nail Art Ideas for Halloween

The best thing about Halloween is… getting to play dress up as an adult! While you might not be able to spend a lot of time in costume, these Halloween nail art ideas will let you play dress up, at least on your nails! 4 Easy Halloween Nail Art Designs: Five Cute & Easy Halloween […]

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Eating in Germany: Top Restaurants To Try

If you’re like most people, you know that one of the best parts of traveling is enjoying unique regional food. If you are taking a trip to Germany, you can look forward to some interesting and delicious options, such as currywurst and spätzle. To try the most authentic versions of these regional dishes along with […]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

I love baking and I love Halloween so making this recipe was a lot of fun! I’m not sure what my kids and I love more; baking or taste-testing the final product. Since Halloween is right around the corner, I figured we could try making them into dinosaur footprint cookies by pressing a (cleaned) toy […]

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Discover Fun Ways to Keep Your Pet Active this Fall

Getting outside with your pet in the hot summer for lots of activity isn’t always easy, but fall is the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors together. Here are some great ideas for you and your furry friends to enjoy this colourful and crisp season: Visit a pumpkin patch. Grab the leash and bring […]

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Fireplace Mantel Decor Ideas for Thanksgiving

It's In The Details ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 6 What we love most about this decor scheme is the attention to detail. The designer has covered everything, even changing out the artwork to match the seasonal decor! Source Save

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Pumpkin Craft Ideas for Kids

‘Tis the season for fallen leaves, beautiful colours, and of course, pumpkins. As the weather starts to get chillier and the days get shorter, kids often get bored and don’t know what to do with themselves. Keep their little hands busy with some pumpkin crafts.   Pumpkin Bird Feeder A perfect fall craft that can […]

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DIY Centerpiece Ideas for Thanksgiving

Candles and Leaves ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 10 With all the gorgeous leaves and other elegant touches. These centerpieces are beautiful! http://www.improvementscatalog.com/RoomForImprovements/diy-thanksgiving-centerpieces/ Save Save

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5 ‘Natural’ Make Up Looks For Fall

Everyone wants to look natural when they go out. How does one achieve this look? 1) Smog Eye Shadow and Eyebrow Pencil: What you need: – Light foundation – Eyebrow pencil – One nude colored eye shadow – One coat of mascara and a bit of blush 2) Just a Little Mascara: What you need: […]

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Mini Pumpkin Cheesecakes So Good Guests Will Want Thirds

Take the bite-sized dessert trend to the next level this Thanksgiving with a mini pumpkin cheesecake. This no-bake treat is perfect for getting the kids involved, and the budget-friendly ingredients can be found at your local Walmart. Mini no-bake pumpkin cheesecakes Makes 24 Ingredients: 3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs 2 tbsp melted butter 4 oz […]

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