Matthew and Benjamin Royer

Twin actors Matthew and Benjamin Royer visit Home & Family talk about playing their mischievous characters on the Disney Channel, “Best Friends Whenever.” The actors love the show because their characters are always getting into trouble but never getting caught! In real life, the twins play baseball; Benjamin is the catcher and Matthew is the pitcher on the same team. The pair show off their baseball skills with Matt Iseman and Matt Rogers.
Don't miss "Best Friends Whenever," Sundays, 8:30/7:30c on Disney Channel. 

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Chef Sunda Croonquist

The comedian and co-author of “Kosher Soul Food” is with Cristina in the kitchen preparing a Southern Corn and Potato Chowder. Before she starts, she shares her story of converting to Judaism and learning to cook kosher. While making the soup, you should check the consistency to make sure it doesn’t get lumpy. Aside from cooking, you can find Sunda performing stand-up at The Laugh Factory in Los Angeles.

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DIY Frankenstein Lab Switch

Matt Iseman and Matt Rogers team up for a very fun Halloween-themed DIY. The guys were inspired by one of their favorite movies, “Young Frankenstein” when the monster is created. Mark joins in on the fun and helps the guys out.

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Art Advisors

Miller Gaffney and Carol Lee Brousseau from Ovation TV’s “Art Breakers” talk about the business of being art advisors. The women met in college and got into business together after their schooling. They encourage art buyers to study their purchase and buy what you love, but also do your research.
Don't miss "Art Breakers," Sundays, 8/7c on Ovation TV.

Nic Bishop Interview

The actor sits down with Mark and Cristina to talk about his new movie, “Woodlawn,” which opens October 16th. The Australian actor plays real life coach Tandy Geralds from Woodland High School in Birmingham, Alabama during the 1970’s. It is a movie about hope and unity. This was Nic’s first role playing a real life person and was an overall fantastic experience.

Mini-pumpkin Halloween Bread Recipe

Cristina Cooks!

Cristina is back in the kitchen and this time she is baking her famous Halloween Pumpkin Bread. She points out that pumpkin is good for weight loss, wrinkles and eyesight. Mark points out that her bread is perfectly paired with coffee or a chai tea latte. The added cranberries make for the perfect texture of the final product!

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DIY Blanket Cardigan

Orly Shani is joined by Mark, Cristina and Sunda, to show you how to make your very own blanket cardigan. She was inspired by seeing them on the fashion runways this fall. The best part is there is no sewing necessary for this DIY! The retail price for the blanket cardigan runs over $100, but when you make your own, it will cost you under $20!

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Making Your Home Safe for a New Puppy

Shirley Bovshow and Laura Nativo team up to talk about what kind of plants you should remove from your home when bringing home a new puppy. This is especially helpful advice because puppies tend to chew on plants when they first come home. Laura says it is important to train your dogs to not chew on plants, regardless, just to avoid any future harmful accidents.

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Simple Meditation Techniques

Sophie Uliano shows you how to practice basic meditation. She explains that meditation can help those with chronic pain and disabilities, it can also lower blood pressure, improve blood circulation, reduce anxiety and relieve stress. The first step is to pick a spot in your home that will bring you comfort and create a peaceful environment for yourself.

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