Friday, October 28th, 2016

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Lacey Chabert Interview - Home & Family

Lacey Chabert Interview

The actress visits Home & Family to talk about her new Hallmark Channel Original Movie, “A Wish for Christmas,” which premieres Saturday, October 29th at 8/7c. This is the first movie to kick off “Countdown to Christmas.” In the film, she plays Sarah Shaw. Lacey also gets emotional when talking about her baby and is surprised when Mark and Debbie present her with a Home & Family-branded onesie.

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DIY Spooky Candles - Home & Family

DIY Halloween Candles

Ken Wingard is gets you ready for Halloween by showing you how to make creepy candles. He points out that you can also use these candles for Christmas time, too, if you swap out the colors. The entire cost of this DIY is only $15.

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Figs in a Basket - Home & Family

Figs in a Basket

Kathy Wakile of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” and author of “Indulge” is in the kitchen cooking up figs in a basket. She recommends pairing the dish with Italian bread. She also points out that this is the best time to buy the figs because they aren’t too sweet. Lacey admits she was never a fan of figs but absolutely loves this recipe.

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Makeovers for Women with Cancer

Lawrence Zarian works with make-up expert, Jan Ping to give life changing makeovers to women battling cancer. The final looks bring Jan, Lawrence and the make-over recipients Jan and Shelley to tears. As a surprise, Shelley and Beth also receive news that they will be enjoying a cruise courtesy of Breast Cancer Wellness Magazine!

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DIY Holiday Party Chiller

Orly Shani gets you ready for your next holiday party with this festive party chiller. The best part is that it looks very fancy without costing a lot of money. She recommends using an ice chiller and a big Tupperware cup. This DIY is also perfect for kicking off Hallmark Channel’s “Countdown to Christmas.”

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Chicken Pot Pie with Cheddar Crust - Home & Family

Dr. JJ Cooks

Dr. JJ is back in the kitchen preparing a delicious and hearty dish, chicken pot pie with cheddar crust. She uses fresh roasted vegetables instead of frozen vegetables. She recommends making a batch of the cheddar pastry ahead of time and freezing. An extra tip is adding dry mustard to bring out the cheddar in the cheddar crust.

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The Family We Choose

The family members gather around to discuss the importance of family during the holidays, especially if it is the family you choose. Lawrence is joined by his twin brother, Gregory and they discuss their close friendship with Kathy Wakile, who they see as another mother.

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Getting “Boo’d”

Matt Rogers is back showing you how to “Boo” your neighborhood. This involves a fun series of pranks to play on your neighbors, including knocking on a door and leaving a basket of goodies on the doorstep, and then challenging the person to pay it forward.

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Day of the Dead Hallmark Products - Home & Family

Day of the Dead Hallmark Products

Sharon Visker, a designer from Hallmark, talks about her latest work for this year’s Day of the Dead. Sharon has over 300 sugar skulls in her own personal collection and introduces you to Day of the Dead-inspired ornaments, salt and pepper sets and a goblet.

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DIY Studded Pumpkins

Maria Provenzano is here to bring a little chic to your Halloween decorations by making studded pumpkins. She says you can use either plastic or real pumpkins, your choice. An added tip is using chalk to mark where you want to add the studs to the pumpkin.

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