Kathy Bates Interview

The Academy Award actress sits down with Mark and Cristina to talk about her iconic career and describe what it is like playing such strong characters. Kathy also opens up about her health condition, lymphedema, which causes body swelling. Her mother also suffered from the same condition, which resulted in a radical double mastectomy. When Kathy first found out about her diagnosis she felt bitterness and anger. Today, Kathy gets treatment regularly and wears compresses. You can also catch Kathy in a cameo role in the new comedy “The Boss,” with Melissa McCarthy.

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Sushi Burritos

Alex Thomopoulos is back in the kitchen preparing sushi burritos, which is the latest food trend! You can customize the burrito to your liking, even using cooked crab or salmon. She enjoys adding tobiko, which are fish eggs that you can find in any Asian supermarket. Sushi rice should be sticky and contain sugar. Remember to always rinse the rice before cooking. Finally, always use wet hands with rolling your burrito.

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DIY Flower Sandals

Paige Hemmis is making the perfect springtime accessory, flower sandals. She points out that this is the perfect DIY for those looking to update their sandals from last year. She encourages you to use different fabrics when making your flowers and use glue when securing them to the hair clip that will attach to your sandals.

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New Painkiller Recommendations

Dr. Christine Lee sits down with Home & Family to talk about the all-new painkiller guidelines which are meant to curve overmedicating. She mentions that 40 Americans die each day from overdosing on prescription painkillers. She recommends not using opioid painkillers first, try less potent medication first. Always keep open communication with your doctors about your pain before agreeing on a type of medicine you should use.

Justin Hires Interview

The comedic actor talks about his new series, “Rush Hour,” which airs Thursdays at 10/9c on CBS. Justin’s character is the reinvented version of “Detective Carter” from the movie. He bring a sneak preview for Mark and Cristina to watch and admits they used a stunt double for the high-octane scenes. Justin’s stunt double is also Kevin Hart’s. The actor is also staying busy with stand-up comedy and he is about to headline his first comedy tour!

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DIY Hobbit Hole Playhouse for Kids

Ken Wingard is outside showing off a fun DIY you can make with your kids. He knows that customized playhouses can cost up to $4,000 but using Ken’s instructions, this playhouse will cost you only $200. It also makes a great weekend project that you can work on with your kids!

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Men’s Shoes

Lawrence Zarian is talking about the hottest trends for men when it comes to shoes. First things first, leather is in! The classic cap toe is a timeless look that men should look into. Dan Kohler joins in to talk about the science of leather, which comes from animal hide. Patent leather was patented in 1799, which is shiny and water resistant while suede comes from the underside of the skin. Lawrence puts Mark, Dan and Ken in leather shoes that he thinks look best on them.

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Hollywood Steals

Sandie Newton is back with a whole new list of Hollywood Steals!

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Deceptive Advertising on Social Media

Kristin Smith talks about how advertisers are reaching out to social media users illegally. This means that companies can no longer pay bloggers and celebrities to advertise their products without hashtagging the word “ad” or “sponsored.”

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