Actress Maggie Lawson sits down with Mark and Debbie to talk about her new Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Movie, “Christmas Encore,” which premieres Saturday, December 9th at 8/7c. She brings a sneak preview of the movie for the audience. Maggie also has a new USA Network movie, “Psych: The Movie.”
Tony and October Gonzales are in the Home & Family kitchen making one of their favorite holiday dishes, lasagna with sausage and spinach. To save time, they recommend using no-boil lasagna noodles. You can also catch Tony and October every Sunday on Fox’s “NFL KICKOFF” at 11am.
DIY Christmas Dome
Ken Wingard is getting into the holiday spirit by showing you how to make a Christmas dome. Make sure that your tree topper has a round or coil base. When it comes to decorating, use spray paint to color the dome when done.
Get more from Ken at KennethWingard.com
Pretty Party Looks
Lawrence Zarian is introducing you to some hot party looks for under $50, all courtesy of Maurices.com
Actress Merritt Patterson visits Home & Family to talk about her new Hallmark Channel Original Movie, “The Christmas Cottage,” which premieres Saturday, December 9th at 8/7c. She opens to the audience about her favorite family holiday traditions. When not acting, Merritt is also a thrill-seeker and shares her recent adventure of skydiving with her best friends.
Brent Ridge and John Kilmer-Purcell, known as the Beekman Boys, are in the kitchen preparing one of their delicious dishes beef braciole with Sunday tomato sauce. The guys also talk about turning a 19th century farm into a Beekman 1802 enterprise, inspiring them to write their own book called “A Seat at the Table.”
DIY Photo Wall
Orly Shani has the perfect DIY for your next holiday party, a DIY Christmas light photo op for your party guests. All you really need are Christmas lights, hooks, string and zip ties. Orly recommends using a black background in order for your lights to really pop in the photo.
Dr. Sears T5 Wellness Plan
William Sears, MD sits down with Mark and Debbie to talk about his new book, “Dr. Sears T5 Wellness Plan” and is joined by the book's co-author, his daughter Erin Sears Basile. The father and daughter stress that the book is not a diet plan, but instead a guide for a health transformation from the inside out.
Affordable Health Gifts
Home & Family teams up with Consumer Cellular to give you a list of affordable gift ideas to add to your shopping list for Christmas.