“The Love Boat” Reunion

Stars of the iconic television series, “The Love Boat” all sit down with Home & Family to talk about their famous show that ran from 1977-1987. Gavin MacLeod, Ted Lange, Fred Grandy, Cynthia Lauren Tewes, Bernie Kopell and Jill Whelan all share laughs and their favorite memories. The cast are still so close, Jill even shares the story that her TV dad Gavin MacLeod walked her down the aisle of her real life wedding!

DIY Holiday Ship in a Bottle Ornaments

Jill Whelan teams up with Paige Hemmis to make fun DIY Ship in a Bottle ornaments that would look perfect on any Christmas tree. Jill also shows viewers at home how to do the mercury glass technique, which a great way to make new items look antiqued and weathered.

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Holiday Cocktails and Party Spread

Ted Lange and Fred Grandy join Mark in the kitchen to show you how to prepare holiday cocktails and party spreads, perfect for any party! In real life, Ted attended bartending school while filming “The Love Boat,” since his character was a bartender! Ted ends up making a rum-based cocktail that he calls “The Isaac.” Meanwhile, Fred makes a delicious vegan spread with his homemade squash butter.

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Fun Ways to Pop the Question

Kym Douglas and Debbie Matenopoulos talk about all the fun ways to propose marriage this holiday season. One idea is placing an engagement ring in an ornament on the tree. Another one is getting your pets to participate in the proposal, since often times, they are considered family. Viral videos are also huge right now, which is a great way to get everybody involved in the marriage proposal!

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Charo Performs

Comedienne and flamenco guitarist Charo talks to Mark about her career. Mark ends up asking how she came up with her catchphrase, “Cuchi-Cuchi” and Charo says it was inspired by a dog she knew growing up named “Cuchillo.” After her interview, Charo performs a song and dance for the audience.

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Candy Salmon

Cynthia Lauren Lewes is in the kitchen with Mark and making a delicious side dish, Candy Salmon, a perfect dish for the holidays. Cynthia lives in the Pacific Northwest now, which partiallly explains why she has a love for seafood. Using brown sugar is a great way to sweeten up the salmon. Cynthia learned to cook after going to culinary school after her husband passed away.

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Hollywood Steals

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Common Travel Maladies

Matt Iseman has some common cures for ailments that you may find you experience while on a cruise ship. For hangovers, sleep is the best cure. Matt also suggests having ginger ale, Alka Seltzer and Pepto Bismo. For nausea relief, take Dramamine or a Sea-Band that helps stabilize motion-sickness.

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