Thursday, August 25th, 2016

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Mark Steines' Wedding - Home & Family

Mark’s Surprise Wedding

Mark Steines is joined by his new wife, Julie, as they talk about their surprise wedding that took place at their house over the weekend. Mark jokes how strange it is to actually be interviewed by Debbie on Home & Family. The newlyweds open up about meeting on the show and how their relationship blossomed. He shares intimate video from the big event, even revealing that their dogs Fred and Norbert were the ring bearers.

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Robert Gant Interview - Home & Family

Robert Gant Interview

The actor talks about his new movie, Hallmark Channel’s Original Movie, “Summer of Dreams,” which premieres Saturday, August 27th at 9/8c. In the movie, he plays the character of Noah Burns and even brings a clip for the audience to enjoy. He talks about how this movie was so big for him because his parents are huge Hallmark Channel movie fans. Aside from acting, Robert inspires others, particularly the LBGTQ community.

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Tamales Turned Into Burritos - Home & Family

Fried Burrito with Leftovers

Lifestyle expert Rachel Hollis is turning a tamale pie into a fried burrito in the Home & Family kitchen. Rachel has also published a cookbook where every meal is made from leftovers. She points out that if you are looking for a little healthier version of a burrito, you can bake it instead of frying it. You can also turn the tamale pie into a quesadilla, too.

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Truth About Menopause

Dr. Prudence Hall is sitting down with Home & Family to talk about menopause, a subject that Kym has a lot of questions about. The doctor explains that menopause happens when women stop producing essential hormones. Some symptoms talked about are blood sugar, cholesterol, and stress & inflammation increase. She also talks about hormone replacement therapy and biodenticals.

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Nicholas Gonzales Interview

The actor opens up to Debbie and Mark about his Freeform series, “Pretty Little Liars,” which airs Tuesdays at 8/7c. He jokes that his first day on the set involved an intense love scene in an elevator. Nicholas is joined by his wife who is asked how she felt about that love scene. She says that it goes with the territory when you are married to an actor and she is very supportive of his career. Since it is the couple’s first holiday together as Mr. and Mrs., Home & Family present them with their own Christmas ornament.

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Fab and Curvy for Fall

Lawrence Zarian is hosting a fashion show for those fabulous and curvy girls looking for cute fall outfits. He explains that tunics are a great way to camouflage your mid-section. Meanwhile, the flare of the skirt can camouflage thighs, hips and the backside. Finally, he advises starting with a neutral color and add a darker layering piece.

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Hollywood Steals

Sandie Newton is back with a whole new list of deals from Hollywood Steals.

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DIY Dog Gate - Home & Family

DIY Dog Gate

Paige Hemmis explains why every dog owner should have a dog gate and she shows you how to make your own at home. She explains that dog gates are healthier alternatives to crating your dogs. Paige calls this one of her easiest DIY projects she has ever done and the total cost is only $30.

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Cactus Care

Shirley Bovshow is talking about how caring for a cactus is becoming a popular hobby for people. She talks about the thorn ranges on a variety of cacti and points out they can grow anywhere during the summertime, but you should bring them inside during winter. When caring for a cactus, Shirley says you should avoid using potting mix, placing the plant in the blazing sun and overwatering it.

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DIY Laundry Sponges - Home & Family

DIY Laundry Dryer Sponges

Sophie Uliano is showing you how to make your own laundry dryer sponges as a perfect replacement for dryer sheets. She adds lavender oil for scent and tea tree oil to help kill bacteria. When you are done making it, remember to store the sponges in a cool dark place. The entire DIY cost for Sophie’s DIY is $2!

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