Today on Home & Family Friday, September 6th, 2013
The Cast of "Sullivan & Son"
From the hit TBS comedy " Sullivan & Son," Mark & Cristina welcome Dan Lauria, Jodi Long, and Valerie Azlynn! Led by "Wonder Years" alum Dan Lauria, the cast chats about the second season premiere of " Sullivan & Son," airing on TBS. Plus, Dan, Valerie, and Jodi chat about working on the show and even open up about working with executive producer Vince Vaughn.
Suicide Prevention with Melissa d'Arabian
More than 38,000 people in the U.S. die by suicide every year and there are more than 700,000 attempts serious enough to require medical care. Today, TV host & author of "Ten Dollar Dinners," Melissa d'Arabian talks about losing her own mother to suicide and how the experience motivated her to take action. Melissa is now determined to elevate the conversation on preventing suicide and helping friends and family learn to recognize the signs of someone in trouble. And inspired by her mom, Melissa shares a recipe for lemon-thyme meatballs.
Get more resources from the American Foundation Of Suicide Prevention at afsp.org.
And, make sure you visit Melissa d'Arabian at melissadarabian.net.
Rosa & Rico Graziano
Sharing a recipe for an Italian cooking must-have are the brother and sister duo Rosa & Rico Graziano. Today, the Grazianos demonstrate how to make homemade mozzarella cheese, a staple in Italian cooking. And, while making the fresh batch of cheese, we get to see the unique dynamic of a brother and sister cooking team!
And, a special thank you to Di Stefano Cheese. Please make sure you visit them at DiStefanoCheese.com.
Hot Flash Sale
You may need an air conditioner for today's Hot Flash Sale because Sandie Newton set a record! At a whopping 74% off, the Audiovox Electronics Homebase Digital Message Center and Picture Frame comes with a 7-inch LCD digital picture frame, a built-in microphone and speaker for recording and playing back audio messages, and a digital calendar to add event memos. And, the best part is the eye-popping price! Plus, Sandie has sustainable sandals for under $20.00 and a Cristina must-have, the Mr. Coffee handheld milk frother!
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Katie & Kristy Aiani
In the beginning of the year we met Katie & Kristy Aiani, two sisters who were looking to make a serious life change. Today, the sisters are back to say hi and let everyone know how they are doing. The sisters not only give and update on their physical changes, but also talk about the emotional and personality changes they've undergone over the last few months.
Cristina finally gets to share her fabric covered bulletin board craft! Popular on Pinterest boards, today Cristina adds a unique twist to this craft by making the boards match Mark's DIY steamer trunk desk.
The "Home & Family" Wedding Series - DIY Wedding Ring Book
Crafting expert Jessie Jane is back with more wonderful wedding crafts for the "Home & Family" wedding! Today, Jessie offers a unique option to the traditional ring bearer pillow: a book! While it may sound unusual, as Jessie shows, this DIY wedding ring book is both a classy and creative way to jazz up a wedding ceremony!
And, get more craft ideas from Jessie Jane at lilyshop.com.
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