Self proclaimed "Hopeless Housewife," Erika Monroe-Williams joins our family today. Recently chosen from more than 10,000 chefs and home cooks to be a contestant on ABC’s "The Taste," Erika talks about making the transition from TV news anchor to "Hopeless Housewife." And later, taste buds are put to the test when Erika and Cristina make two competing dishes, for a Home & Family blind taste test!
Get recipes and more from Hopeless Housewife: Erika Monroe-Williams: www.thehopelesshousewife.com.
Kicking off National Heart month today, Mark and Cristina welcome author and heart surgeon, Dr. Kathy Magliato. Dr. Magliato is sharing important information on heart health, with specific information on mitigating the risk factors for heart disease. Plus, Dr. Magliato teaches how to "know your numbers" when looking at blood pressure and cholesterol levels. And later, we'll learn about some of the newest treatments for heart disease and how they can impact your heart health.
Get more heart healthy tips and info from Dr. Magliato here: www.kathymagliato.com.
Moving Tips and More from Allstate Insurance There is nothing better than finishing a move, but for anyone planning on moving to a new home, Allstate Agent Brad Palmer has some helpful tips on packing and moving. Today, Brad shares some simple and important tips that will help insure your valuables make the move in one piece. Brad also shares a unique idea for a "reverse housewarming party," to help save time and space for your move. And later, Brad shares some vital tips on insuring your valuables during a move as well as insuring your home.
Cristina's Big Game Buffet
Before the Lombardi trophy gets a new home, Americans will eat billions of chicken wings and drink millions of gallons of beer. To help you get ready for the big game, Cristina is whipping up a stellar buffet of gridiron favorites. Cristina has created a beautiful football themed buffet with some heart smart twists. Today, Cristina is going to show you how to make a watermelon football helmet filled with fresh fruit, perfect for snacking from kick-off through halftime.
Cristina's Big Game Buffet Recipes:
NFL Nails with Katie Cazorla
Owner of The Painted Nail salon and Resident "Nail Queen," Katie Cazorla is back today. With her game day nails, Katie is showing you that there's more than one way to support your team! Katie even has you covered in case your team isn't playing this weekend. Plus, Katie helps Cristina with a very special custom nail design!
Check out Katie at the Painted Nail here: www.thepaintednail.com.
The Beer Chicks
Better known as "The Beer Chicks," Christina Perozzi and Hallie Beaune join us for a beer tasting and more! Christina and Hallie are renowned beer sommeliers that became fast friends over their one true love, craft beer. Today, the Beer Chicks let our guests sample some of their favorite "craft beers." Plus, the ladies show us that beer is not just for drinking, when they make their “Rad” French Onion Beer Soup.
Get more beer tips and recipes from The Beer Chicks at: www.thebeerchicks.com.
"Warm Bodies" is the unconventional zombie love story based on the popular book of the same name. After checking out the new flick, Mark and Sandie are here with the inside scoop. The 'tween love story is sure to have audiences laughing and is already getting a lot of great buzz. And later, Sandie takes you on a behind the scenes look at the movie including a special sneak peak of Sandie's cameo appearance in the film.