From Grammy nominated band "The Plain White T's," Tim Lopez joins the family today. Tim is a new contestant on the NBC dating show " Ready for Love," and chats with Mark & Cristina about his quest to find the woman of his dreams. Plus, Mark & Cristina put Tim to the test with their ultimate bachelor quiz!
Rosa & Rico Graziano
The brother and sister cooking sensations, Rosa & Rico Graziano, have earned the praise of celebrities from Jimmy Kimmel to Ray Romano. The siblings' food truck, Rosa’s Bella Cucina, is part of the 2nd generation of the DePalma Brothers Italian delicatessen, a hub for the Italian community in northern New Jersey for over thirty years. Today, Rosa and Rico hit the "Home & Family" kitchen to share a traditional recipe for an Italian favorite, Sicilian Stuffed Rice Balls (Arancini di riso siciliani).
Today Certified Master Graphologist Paula Sassi offers her insight into what your handwriting says about your personality. First, Paula explains all of the personal traits that can be gleamed from handwriting. Then, Paula analyzes Mark and Cristina's penmanship as well as the writing samples of our other family members!
Learn more about what your handwriting says about you from Paula Sassi: www.handwritingconsultants.com.
You'll recognize Quinton Aaron for his portrayal of Big Mike in the critically acclaimed and Academy Award-nominated film, "The Blindside." Today, Quinton talks about the movie and reveals how he was facing dire straits before being cast. Quinton also shares his personal experiences with bullying and talks us about the Quinton Aaron Foundation, which helps raise awareness of bullying and childhood obesity.
Learn how you can join Quinton in the fight against bullying at: www.quintonaaron.org.
Crafting expert Tamara Berg stops by to show how you can take old chairs and "up-cycle" them into a unique garden bench. Tamara's project is a perfect Earth Day project and uses supplies that would otherwise end up in a landfill. And, as Tamara shows, this project is all about "simple tools and basic skills."
Get more great crafts and projects from Tamara Berg at: www.tamaracentral.com.
The Beverly Hills Organizer, Linda Koopersmith, is back with a collection of great new products from the International Home & Housewares Show in Chicago. Today, Linda shows us some of the hottest kitchen gadgets from baking tools to egg separators. Plus, Linda has a great gadget that will make homemade marshmallows!
Get your own marshmallow maker at: www.chicagometallicbakeware.com.
Get more great tips and products from Linda Koopersmith at: www.beverlyhillsorganizer.com.
Mark's DIY Picnic Table Cooler
Spring is starting to make its way across the country (finally). So today, Mark demonstrates how you can easily add functionality to a picnic table by adding an ice cooler in the center. Mark's craft will be especially helpful as we move into barbecue season and makes a cold drink just an arm's length away.
Make sure you visit us on pinterest at http://pinterest.com/hallmarkchannel.