Actor Robert Gant visits Home & Family to talk about his new Hallmark Channel Original Movie, “Wedding of Dreams,” which premieres September 8th at 9/8c. The movie also stars Debbie Gibson and Pascale Hutton. Robert even shares that Debbie serenaded him while on set.
Black and White Cookies
Author of “American Cookie,” Anne Byrne is in the kitchen baking a traditional black and white cookie with homemade glaze. The secret is using cake flour, which yields a more tender cookie. She even describes the cookie being so moist that it can be considered both a cookie and a cake. Just remember to remove the cookies from the oven before they brown.
Larissa Wohl is joined by Susan and Greg Sims to discuss their pet rescue magazine, FIDO Friendly. In the magazine, they discuss their animal rescue tour, where the core message is to leave no dog behind. The couple also talk about being part of the Hallmark Channel family since their son married actress Danica McKellar.
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DIY Children’s Toothbrush Holder
Ali Fedotowsky-Manno is making brushing teeth much more fun for kids with this DIY toothbrush holder using plastic bottles.
Alicia Witt Performs
Singer/songwriter Alicia Witt gets on the Home & Family stage to perform her song “Younger.” She also discusses what it was like filming her Hallmark Channel movies, including her favorite “A Very Merry Mix-Up.”
Grilled Calamari, Radicchio and Endive Salad
Chef and host of PBS’s “Pati’s Mexican Table,” Pati Jinich is preparing a flavorful dish of grilled calamari, radicchio and endive salad. The most important thing to do when working with calamari is pat it dry before cooking it to avoid it being too chewy.
DIY Pom Pom Christmas Tree Pillows
Ken Wingard is getting into the holiday spirit by making pom pom Christmas tree pillows for decoration. You willl need 17 pom poms per pillow in order to complete your decorations.
Merritt Patterson and Samuel Hunt
Actors Merritt Patterson and Samuel Hunt sit down with Debbie and Cameron to talk about their movie, “Unbroken: Path to Redemption,” which you can catch in theaters on September 14th. They also discuss how the movie is about forgiveness and is meant to inspire.
Southern Spoon Bread
Debbie is in the kitchen making a Southern favorite, spoon bread with sweet corn. Make sure to beat the yolks quickly to avoid scrambled eggs. You can easily turn this into a sweet dish by adding cream cheese and berries. In order to make it savory, add parmesan cheese, scallions and cayenne pepper.
The Power of Yes
Best-selling author Amy Newmark visits Home & Family to discuss her book, “Chicken Soup for the Soul,” to discuss the power of saying yes. Her book shares 101 stories of adventure, change and positive thinking. The family members each share their own power of yes stories.