Brittany Daniel Interview

Actress Brittany Daniel stops by Home & Family to talk about the final season of her BET show, “The Game.” She says it feels like a senior year of high school and relays how much she will miss the cast and crew. Erin has an identical twin sister named Cynthia and together they starred in the teen series “Sweet Valley High” from 1994-1997. She jokes that she and her sister are so close that her sister’s baby even looks like Brittany!
Don't miss Brittany on the final season of "The Game," Wednesdays, 10/9c

Astro Weenie Christmas Tree

Ambassador of Americana Charlie Phoenix is back in the Home & Family kitchen to cook up an Astro Weenie Christmas Tree! Before he prepares his dish, he shows Cristina some photos from his most recent road trip, which includes donut shops and mystery spots. Charlie was inspired by this colorful dish when he came across a specific vintage photo from his collection. He says the tree can have sweets or savories on it because there are no rules!

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Christmas in July Shopping Spree

Cristina and Kym talk about getting their holiday shopping done in July. They advise you to always hit the clearance racks first- especially because a lot of department stores have July White Sales. Beauty products are another great investment. The women also encourage viewers to take advantage of the Hollywood Steals prices from the show. Buying your gifts now means more quality time with loved ones during the holidays.

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DIY Christmas Tree

With the Christmas season in mind, Shirley Bovshow is here to show you how to make your own Christmas tree. Alberta Blue Dwarf is a good tree for those who live in colder temperatures. She advises you to not leave your tree indoors longer than 14 days and when watering your tree, use real ice cubes. Dwarf Christmas trees take very little space, which is why they make ideal trees for small spaces during the  holidays!

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Richard Brancatisano Interview

Actor Richard Brancatisano visits Home & Family and talks about the season two premiere of his ABC Family series “Chasing Life.” His character is currently involved in a love triangle and he is not a fan of the storyline. In real life, Richard is from Australia and moved to LA with his friend and former roommate, “When Calls the Heart” star, Daniel Lissing!
Don't miss the season two premiere of "Chasing Life," July 6th, 9/8c on ABC Family.

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Cristina Bakes!

Cristina is back in the kitchen and this time she is baking up some Snowman Cake Pops, to get in the Hallmark Channel spirit of “Christmas in July.” She emphasizes that the dough should be chilled to prevent cracking. She points out that all materials for the cake pops can be purchased at your local craft store. The rest of Home & Family have fun decorating their own cake pops!

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Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments

Mark and Cristina are joined by Santa to talk about Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments and discuss which ones are their favorites.

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DIY Christmas Snowflakes

Ken Wingard shows you a great DIY project that you can do with your family by making your own Christmas snowflakes! The entire DIY will cost you as little as ten dollars and allows you to get as creative as you want!

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Clean House for the Holidays

Matt Rogers and Sophie Uliano team up to talk about keeping a clean house. Matt explains that a clean house is very important to him because two of his children have been diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis, a rare lung disease. Sophie shows Matt how to make his own disinfectant cleaning spray made with a pine scent. In the end, place the spray in a nice bottle and you have a unique Christmas gift to share!

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