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“The Illusionists” Interview

Jeff Hobson and Kevin James sit down with Mark and Cristina to talk about their show, “The Illusionists,” which is the highest grossing magic show of all time. The two are currently on tour throughout the United States, after touring Europe, bringing their magic to the masses. “The Illusionists” features seven of the most renowned musicians in the world. To wrap up, Kevin and Jeff display some of their magic tricks for Home & Family.

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Irish Fillet O’ Fish

Chef Aida Mollenkamp is in the kitchen showing you how to make a delicious fillet o’ fish burger. The host of “Off Menu” on Tastemade, first discovered this recipe while filming in Dublin. When it comes to making the beer batter, she recommends a lighter pale ale. She says the secret is in the bun she serves the burger on, and suggests viewers use a toasted brioche bun.

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DIY Address Plaque

Ken Wingard shows you how to make a creative address plaque for your house. You can choose whatever theme you want to match your house. Following Ken’s instructions, this DIY will cost you $15-$20 and he points out that if you were to purchase an address plaque in the store, it can cost you up to $100!

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Men’s Eyebrow Fashion

Debbie Matenopoulos is joined by Hollywood’s Eyebrow King, Damone Roberts to show you how to up your eyebrow game! Damone has worked with Robert Downey Jr, Channing Tatum and Johnny Galecki. He points out that the eyebrows should look natural and not over-groomed. Debbie and Damone display their eyebrow artistry on some of the male crew from the show.

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Allison Holker Interview

Dancer Allison Holker visits Home & Family to talk about being on “Dancing with the Stars” and what it is like working with celebrities. She opens up about the relationship she shares between her students on the show, sometimes spending more time with them than she does with her husband. Dancing is a family affair for the nine-month pregnant Allison, her husband is Stephen “Twitch” Boss from “So You Think You Can Dance.” Allison is also staying busy with her new costume line for dancers which sets out to make girls feel good about themselves while on stage.

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Trending Topics

Kristin Smith talks about the latest trending topic online: Body images and “Sports Illustrated,” featuring their first plus-sized model, Ashley Graham. She points that out this is huge breakthrough for women everywhere and opens the door for the conversation of body image to take place.

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DIY Faux Zebra Rug

Paige Hemmis saves you $3000 by showing you how to make your own faux zebra rug for as little as $30. When painting the stripes on the drop cloth, she recommends ironing it first. She also suggests drawing stripes with a pencil on the canvas so you can make changes, if needed.

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Hollywood Steals

Sandie Newton is back with a whole new list of Hollywood Steals for you to look out for this week!

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Teach Your Kids to Give Back

Matt Rogers is joined by his son, Mason, to talk about ways you can teach your children to give back. Matt has a connection with “A Million Thanks,” a charity organization that collects thank you cards to send to soldiers. Matt was introduced to this charity when he met SGT Nicholas Mendes, a soldier who was paralyzed while serving overseas. Nicholas joins Home & Family via Skype to talk about his life and working with the organization, “Homes for our Troops.”

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Ask the Hosts

Mark and Cristina take the time to answer some of your Facebook questions.