Martina McBride's Chicken with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce
Singer and author of “Martina’s Kitchen Mix,” Martina McBride is making a delicious chicken with sun-dried tomato cream sauce. She pairs the dish with roasted cinnamon brussels sprouts and sweet potatoes. As she is cooking, she explains that she learned her love for cooking from her mother and the importance of always eating together as a family.
DIY Care Packages for Service Men and Women
Martina McBride teams up with Paige Hemmis to put together care packages for service men and women ovrseas. Before getting started, Paige reminds you that it takes 4 to 6 weeks to deliver the packages, so now is the time to start putting those gifts together. The care packages can include books, light-hearted games, DVDs, and socks, which Paige turns into little DIY snowmen.
How to Style Velvet
Lawrence Zarian is showing you how to style velvet the right way.
• THE ESSENTIAL VELVET SLIM FIT TROUSERS: $118.00
• IVORY RASPALI SWEATER: $98.00
• SWEATER: $98.00
• GALLERY MINK VELVET BLAZER: $148.00
• DELANO LONG SLEEVE LACE TOP: $88.00
• PAIGE PREMIUM DARK DENIM JEANS: $169.00
• VINCE CAMUTO BERRY BRIGHT VELVET RUCHED DRESS: $169.00
Heart of a Ranger
Author Jill Stephenson talks about her book, “Heart of a Ranger.” She tells the story of being a single mom raising her son, Ben, who went on to be mortally wounded while serving in Afghanistan, as he was saving his friends. When Ben passed away, Jill honored his wish and donated his organs, including his heart. The recipient of Ben’s heart, Judy Meikle of Florida, calls in using FaceTime to explain how the soldier’s generosity saved her life.
DIY Christmas Drum Table
Maria Provenzano is putting together a Christmas drum table using foam core and a half moon table. The drum table can be used for either Christmas decoration or to display food and drinks during your holiday parties. Be prepared for this DIY to be a great conversation-starter in your home!
Debbie Matenopoulos is in the kitchen making a delicious treat of blondies with candied ginger. She explains that a blondie is basically a brownie without the cocoa. For an extra-sweet twist, she adds white chocolate chips, which helps cut the ginger taste down. If you are not a fan of white chocolate, you can always add regular chocolate chips or none at all!
Bonsai Trees 101
Shirley Bovshow is giving you professional tips on how to care for your bonsai trees. She shares with you that Juniper, Ficus, and Boxwoods are great bonsai trees for beginners. She also explains that bonsai is an ancient Chinese art of miniaturizing trees in small containers. You can find your bonsai containers at your local garden shop.
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French Onion Dip with a2 Milk
CEO of a2 Milk, Blake Waltrip is making a party favorite, french onion dip, using a2 Milk. He explains that this is one of his favorite family recipes because you can enjoy it for different occasions. Before getting started, Blake shows you how to make your own buttermilk using a2 Milk. As he is making the dip, he explains that a2 proteins can be found in 1/3 of dairy cows and helps make milk more digestible. His company uses milk from only those cows that produce the protein.
A Swingin’ Little Christmas
Entertainers Kate Flannery and Jane Lynch perform their holiday song, “We Three Kings,” for the Home & Family audience. The women also talk about their upcoming 23-city tour, kicking off in Rancho Cucamonga.
Happy Tails: Toby
Larissa Wohl is sharing a new Happy Tails today. She introduces you to Toby, who was adopted by the Decowski family in Florida.