Troy Garity Interview

The actor sits down with Mark and Cristina to talk about his role on HBO’s “Ballers” and acting next to Dwayne Johnson. In the series, Troy plays the son of Marlo Thomas’s character and the two have a lot of fun with their scenes. Acting has been in Troy’s blood since he was a child, with his mother being iconic actress Jane Fonda and grandfather, Henry. In fact, Troy even appeared in “On Golden Pond” with the both of them when he was a little boy!
Don't miss Troy in the season finale of "Ballers," Sunday, 10/9c on HBO

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Haitian Pikilz

Chef Manouschka Guerrier joins Cristina in the kitchen to pickle veggies. She points out that the vinegar from pickling helps to burn fat. She even adds some habaneros to the mix to make things spicy! She then adds the pickled veggies to some freshly fried plantains.

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Wine On-The-Go!

Kym Douglas is back and she has you covered when it comes to taking your wine on the go! She shows you some perfect accessories to take with you, including plastic wine bags and and even a wine holder you can place around your neck!

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Ravi and Geeta Patel Interview

Brother and sister team, Ravi and Geeta Patel sit down with Mark and Cristina to talk about their upcoming film, “Meet the Patels.” The movie is a real life romantic comedy and Geeta decided to put her parents into the film. Ravi jokes that his parents are always trying to set him up to get married and the film reflects on the hilarious set-ups he experiences.
Don't miss "Meet the Patels" when it hits theaters on September 11th.

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Itty Bittys

Hallmark Designer and Itty Bittys Creator Adan Chung stops by to talk about his creations, which all began with a doodle on a piece of a paper. His boss saw the doodles and loved them and then asked Adan to start designing them for production. Today, over three million Itty Bittys have been sold since they debuted in 2012. In October, Holiday Barbie and Star Wars Itty Bittys will be available to purchase. The Stars Wars Itty Bittys will benefit Toys for Tots, as well.

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Norbert the Dog

The famous registered therapy dog, Norbert visits Home & Family, along with his owner Julie Freyermuth and rescue animal advocate Susan Browning. Julie found Norbert on and says she knew immediately that this dog was special and had a gift to connect with people. The therapy dog is now six and weighs only three pounds and works for Pet Partners, R.E.A.D. Together, Julie and Norbert volunteer their time at hospitals and senior centers. Norbert’s motto is “you don’t have to be big to make a difference in the world.”

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DIY Tool Organizer

Paige Hemmis helps out a Facebook viewer by creating the perfect tool organizer. Paige points out that instead of walking away from a messy tool area, you can organize the area bit-by-bit. This DIY will only cost you $20, as opposed to buying one for $75!

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Country Club Fashion

Lawrence Zarian shows you how to get the fashion from the greens and country club. You can also transform this look by adding some edgy jewelry, leather jacket and boots. Remember, animal prints are in right now, too!

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Hollywood Steals

Sandie Newton is back with a whole new batch of Hollywood Steals for you check out!

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End of Summer Fun in the Sun

Matt Rogers is joined by his sons and Mark is joined by his and the two decide to play some fun summer games in the Home & Family backyard!

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