Today on Home & Family Thursday, October 10th, 2013
Comedian, actress, and Grammy nominated artist Margaret Cho tells us what inspired her to name her international comedy tour "Mother" and what her own mom thinks of all her tattoos. And, she fills us in on what guest stars viewers can expect to see on " Drop Dead Diva." Later, Margaret's joined by friend Edward for an acoustic performance of "Hey Big Dog." Mark and Cristina even take on the guitar to learn some basic chords.
Top Anti-Aging Gadgets with Sophie UlianoEco and healthy beauty expert Sophie Uliano is here with gadgets to give you a smooth and wrinkle-free face. She demonstrates how to treat yourself at home with a microdermabrasian kit that promises instant results. You can also zap your face with a micro-current to tone and firm your skin. And, as an alternate to Botox, Sophie introduces special tape that helps erase those pesky laugh lines and worry lines.
Barbara Niven Cooks Pumpkin Scones
Actress Barbara Niven gushes about her on-screen chemistry with "Cedar Cove" husband Bruce Boxleitner and tells us what it's like to film in the beautiful Vancouver area. Before sharing a clip from the hit Hallmark Channel series, Barbara thanks the loyal fans for tuning in each week in impressive numbers and reveals that she herself is a fan of author Debbie Macomber. The star is so happy to be part of a show with family-friendly fare she can watch with her grandson. Later, Barbara heads into the kitchen to cook her character Peggy Beldon's pumpkin scones that she serves to guests at her Thyme & Tide bed and breakfast.
Find the complete recipe for pumpkin scones here>> Get more recipes inspired by "Cedar Cove">> The season finale of "Cedar Cove" airs Saturday, October 12 at 8/7c on Hallmark Channel. For more with Barbara, visit her at Facebook.com/BarbaraNiven.
Moms don't need to sacrifice fashion for function. Jill Simonian and on-the-go moms Lindsay Kavet and Anne Herwick model sporty, dressy, and edgy looks perfect for making an impression while you drop your kids off at school, run errands, or play on the floor with your little ones. Take a look at these mommies' before-and-after fashion transformations. All these fab clothes are available at Target.
Hollywood Steals with Sandie NewtonSound the alarm for this week's Hollywood Steals with Sandie Newton! You can't put a price on love, so turn up the romance with pheromone infused products for men and women at a 60% savings. Don't miss out on stunning crystal jewelry at 60% off. Reduced by an astounding 76%, Sandie shares how you can achieve a flawless face with mineral makeup. And, act fast to decorate your bed or couch with rosette accent pillows for 60% off. Plus, Sandie is offering a special bonus gift with purchases this week. To take advantage of these Hollywood Steals and more, call 1-855-655-STEAL or visit http://www.hollywoodsteals.com/.
To learn more about Hallmark Channel's Pet Project, visit www.hallmarkchannel.com/petproject. Make a new furry friend from Lucky Puppy Rescue & Retail.
Shirley Bovshow's Garden Art
When your fresh flowers are starting to wilt, garden designer Shirley Bovshow has a creative way to salvage your bouquet. She teaches us how to properly dry hydrangeas. Then, breathe new life into your petals by displaying them as artwork in a shadow box. And, add LED lights for illumination.
Mark's DIY Halloween Sign
Greet your trick-or-treaters in your front yard with a spooky sign this Halloween. Mark tells you what materials you'll need and walks us through the steps.
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