Monday, May 4th, 2015
Brian Unger Interview
Brian Unger sits down with Mark and Cristina to talk about his new Travel Channel show “Time Traveling with Brian Unger.” The host talks about how his show brings history to life using CGI graphics. He calls the show a “Disneyland trip through history” while myth-busting at the same time.
Follow Brian on Twitter @IAmBrianUnger
The authors of “Three Many Cooks,” Maggy Keet, Pam Anderson and Sharon Damelio are visiting Home & Family to make Banoffee Squares. The mother and two daughters started sharing their recipes on a blog and now they have turned that blog into a full-blown cookbook! Pam says that navigating your family is like navigating your kitchen and emphasizes that great things happen while cooking.
You can purchase their new cookbook "Three Man Cooks" at Amazon.com
Get more from Pamela, Maggy and Sharon at threemanycooks.com
Check out more recipes at the Home & Family Pinterest Page
DIY Bubble Charm Pendants
Laura Nativo makes the perfect gift for Mother’s Day. She creates personalized pendants featuring photos of dogs. Laura mentions that matching jewelry with animals and their owners is very on trend!
Check out more DIY projects a the Home & Family Pinterest Page
Get more from Laura at Facebook.com/LauraNativo
With Paige’s wedding on June 22nd, it is high time to start looking at dresses for her eight bridesmaids! She is joined by her maid of honor, Dr. Trevi Sawalich and one of her bridesmaids, Ameka Jane. The women learn that long dresses are back, chiffon and strapless dresses are in. They are later joined by Paige’s mom who discovers that beaded dresses and pantsuits are in for the mother of the bride!
Follow Paige on Twitter @PaigeHemmis
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Find out more about Paige's wedding details at the Home & Family Pinterest Page
Celebrate Mom!Cristina is in the kitchen making her signature smoothie and Mark is her helper, when he is not getting into some mischief. The smoothie contains almonds, which is great for weight loss and chock full of good fat. She serves the smoothies in a Hallmark Mama Ceramic Travel mug. Cristina also points out some great Mother’s Day gifts available at your local Hallmark Gold Crown store.
Mom Ceramic Travel Mug $19.95
Mama Love Ceramic Mug $14.95
Metal Frame Thank Goodness for Moms Embroidered Message $12.95
Camping HacksMatt Rogers is in the Home & Family backyard to show viewers at home some easy camping hacks. He emphasizes that these hacks are for real tent and dirt kind of campers. He shows you how you can use a belt to hang pots and pans and how to wash up after a long day of playing in the dirt. Matt also shows you an easy way to start a campfire and make your own toilet!
Check out more from Matt at MattRogersUSA.com
Resources for Parents of Kids with Special Needs
Consumer Reporter Jeanette Pavini sits down with Mark and Cristina and gives them a list of links that will help parents of children with special needs.
Follow Jeanette on Twitter @JeanettePavini
Essential Oil Cleanser
Sophie Uliano makes her own essential oil cleanser, which is great for people who have a sensitivity to chemicals. She shows Mark and Cristina how to make cleansers safe for counters, hardwood floors and glass.
Find more DIY projects at the Home & Family Pinterest Page
Check out more from Sophie at SophieUliano.com