Christina Milian Stops By
Actress Christina Milian visits Home & Family to talk about her new Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Movie, “Memories of Christmas,” which premieres Saturday, December 8th at 9/8c. Aside from being a singer and actress, she also helps run a beignet company! She discusses her mom’s passion for the holidays and shares how excited her entire family is for Christmas.
DIY Reindeer Vase
Maria Provenzano is showing you how to re-purpose an old vase by turning it into a holiday decoration. When it comes to painting the vases, she recommends acrylic paint because it is more user-friendly, coats thicker and is water-based.
Coconut Pajas Cookies
Co-owner of “Border Grill,” chef Susan Feniger is baking a batch of holiday cookies and serving them with a spicy coffee mix called cafe de ollla. The best part about these cookies is that you can add whatever ingredients you want to the recipe and the condensed milk brings them all together. This is the perfect cookie to serve at holiday parties.
DIY Nativity Scene
Paige Hemmis is showing you how to make your own outdoor nativity scene using wooden poles. She sprays the wood using an espresso stain to make the structure look more rustic and weathered.
Your Mom Cares
Co-founders of “Your Mom Cares,” Sharon Feldstein and Patsy Noah visit Home & Family to talk about their organization and how it helps other moms. Patsy is mom to music superstar, Adam Levine and Sharon is mom to actors Jonah Hill and Beanie Feldstein. The two women have been friends for 45 years. “Your Mom Cares” started as a group of celebrities’ moms getting together to help mothers in need when it comes to health care.
Baked Salt Cod with Peppers, Potatoes and Garlic
Tony Mantuano of Chicago’s Spiaggia restaurant is in the kitchen making a baked salt cod with peppers, potatoes and garlic. As Tony is preparing the dish, he talks about his restaurant being one of President Obama’s favorites and how the president stops by whenever he is in town.
DIY Kids’ Gift Wrapping
Ken Wingard is showing you how to gift wrap your kids’ holiday presents using card stock, pom poms and yarn. The best part about this DIY is that it is simple to put together and it adds a special touch to each gift you give. The templates can all be found on the Think.Make.Share blog.
An Aaron Watson Family Christmas
Country singer, Aaron Watson visits Home & Family to sing a holiday song from his new Christmas album, “An Aaron Watson Family Christmas.”
Pumpkin Risotto with Poached Egg
Debbie is in the kitchen making a delicious brown butter pumpkin risotto topped with a poached Eggland's Best egg on top. A perfect meal for a cold winter night, Debbie talks about how easy it is to incorporate eggs into any meal, not just breakfast.
Gorgeous in Green
Lawrence Zarian is showing you how to look gorgeous in green this holiday season.
All the looks came from Burlington, www.Burlington.com
• Evergreen Textured Sweater: $18.00
• Hunter Green Quilted Jacket with Velvet Trim Detail: $40.00
• Dark Rinse Modern Fit Jeans: $17.00
• Metallic Gold Quilted Fanny Pack: $17.00
• Brunswick Green Ruffle Detail Sweater: $17.00
• Black Floral Taffetta Skirt: $17.00
• Classic Black Pumps: $20.00
• Forest Green Butterfly Sleeve Lace Top: $15.00
• Black Velvet Palazzo Pants, $10
• Gold Clutch: $10.00
• Metallic Gold and Rhinestone Evening Sandal: $25.00