Thursday, October 1st, 2020

Season 9, Episode 14 recap of Hallmark Channel's "Home & Family."
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"Follow Your Heart" Stars Galadriel Stineman and Kevin Joy

“Follow Your Heart” Stars Galadriel Stineman and Kevin Joy

Family in real-life and now part of the Hallmark Family, Galadriel Stineman and Kevin Joy visit. The couple stars in the new Hallmark Movies & Mysteries original “Follow Your Heart.” It is a unique film that takes viewers into the world of the Amish. The film was even more of a family affair as Galadriel and Kevin’s sons also have roles in the movie.

Follow Your Heart” premieres Sunday, October 4th at 9/8c on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries.

Follow Galadriel and Kevin @galaelf and on Instagram.

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Chris Valdes – Bananas Foster French Toast

What is better than dessert for breakfast? Chef Chris Valdes visits our kitchen for the first time to make just that with his Bananas Foster French Toast recipe. He created this recipe in Puerto Rico while helping children in the area after Hurricane Maria.

Get the full recipe

Follow Chris Valdes @chefchrisvaldes on Instagram.

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DIY Toner

When it comes to your skincare routine we don’t always think of toner. Kym Douglas is here to show us why toner is so important and how you can actually make your own. Toners hydrate your skin and get rid of dead skin cells – prepping your face for your moisturizer and skincare routine.

Get the full instructions

Follow Kym @KymDouglas on Instagram.

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Take Control of Your Health - Home & Family


Vice President of AncestryHealth Sarah South tells Debbie, Cameron and Larissa about a new Ancestry service – AncestryHealth. It allows you and your family to learn more about your health and preventive actions we can take today to help us in the future. Larissa shares how important her results were, especially as her family has a long history of cancer.

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Amy Marella - DIY Cornucopia Centerpiece

Celebrity florist Amy Marella returns and shows how simple it is to make a beautiful cornucopia filled with Autumn flowers.

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Pet Adoption – Cinnamon, Sammy & Alex

Cinnamon is a three-year-old chihuahua. She is a big nugget with a little nubby tail and lots of personality.

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Sibling kittens Sammy and Alex are a bonded pair looking for a forever home. They are 3 months old and the softest and cuddliest kittens you have ever met.

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If you are not able to give an animal a forever home, you can still help through the Adoption Ever After Fund. Hallmark Channel has partnered with The American Humane Society to raise funds that will help them find forever homes for animals in need. Visit

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Gabriele Bertaccini - Grilled Meatballs with Creamy Ricotta

Gabriele Bertaccini takes us on an Italian getaway without leaving the kitchen. He shows Debbie how to make his Grandmother’s Polpette Alla Griglia. In other words, Grilled Meatballs with Creamy Ricotta.

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Danny Trejo Interview

Known for his tough-guy persona on-screen, actor and restauranteur Danny Trejo off-camera has a softer side as he has devoted his life to helping others. He is the owner of Trejo’s Taco’s in Los Angeles and brings delicious Donuts from his donut shop Trejo’s Donuts. He is now making it easy to make his taco’s at home with his new cookbook, “Trejo's Tacos: Recipes and Stories from L.A.: A Cookbook,” inspired by making meals with his mom.

Follow Danny Trejo on social @officialdannytrejo on Instagram.

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DIY Metallic Lace Votives

Ken Wingard is lighting up the room with his DIY Metallic Lace Votives. His craft is fabulous, frugal, and great for the whole holiday season especially Christmas.

Get the full instructions

Follow Ken @KennethWingard on Instagram.

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David Nurse - Pivot & Go

Author and inspirational speaker David Nurse left a dream job coaching for the NBA to help others achieve their own dreams. He visits to tell Debbie and Cameron about his new book, “Pivot & Go.” His dream was to play in the NBA but advice from his mom helped him realize he needed to pivot and help others realize their dream of playing in the NBA as a coach.

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Coffee Cookies

In honor of National Homemade Cookies Day and International Coffee Day, Maria Provenzano is making triple chocolate mocha shortbread cookies. They are the perfect treat to enjoy alongside this weekend’s Hallmark Channel original movie “Country at Heart.”

Country at Heart” premieres Saturday, October 3rd at 9/8c on Hallmark Channel.

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The Renovation Begins - Home & Family

The Renovation Begins

Demolition day has come. Ken, Debbie and Cameron take a last look at the kitchen before the renovation begins. Ken also shares tips on how to pack up your kitchen prior to demo.

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