(Original air date: Wednesday, July 17th, 2013)
Amy Grant Part 1

Grammy Award Winner Amy Grant
6-time Grammy Award winner Amy Grant joins the family today! Amy chats with Mark & Cristina about her 10-year absence from the music scene. Amy also gives a preview of the collaborations featured on her new album, "How Mercy Looks From Here." And, Amy treats the audience to a few of her new songs!


Don't forget to pick up Amy's new album, "How Mercy Looks From Here," or go to her website

Anthony "Sully" Sullivan

Pitchman Anthony "Sully" Sullivan
One of infomercials' most famous faces, Anthony "Sully" Sullivan, pitches the latest and greatest products for your home! From the Hurricane Mop to the AeroKnife, Anthony's got the a collection of must-have products for everyone! Plus, Anthony reveals the one product he regretted pitching!

Check out the products Anthony "Sully" Sullivan pitched on "Home & Family":
The Stone Wave (

The AeroKnife (

Hurricane Mop (

Perfect Polly (

OxiClean (

Check out more of Anthony "Sully" Sullivan's products at

Fabio Viviani - Italian Stuffed Beef

Chef Fabio Viviani
Chef Fabio Viviani steps back into the kitchen to share another wonderful recipe! Today, Fabio shows us how to turn a cheap piece of beef into a fabulous Italian Stuffed Beef! Plus, Fabio shares his recipe for the perfect Marinara Sauce! and pick up a copy of his cookbook, "Fabio's Italian Kitchen."

Vacation Fitness Tips
Celebrity fitness expert Ashley Borden is back with some great tips on staying in shape while having fun in the sun. Ashley starts by giving some great tips on keeping your workout routine going while you're enjoying your summer trips. Plus, Ashley offers some simple tips to make sure you don't stray too far from your diet while on vacation.

For more great fitness tips from Ashley Borden, pick up a copy of her book, "Your Perfect Fit" or check out her website,

The Dough Guy Michael Dene's Pizza Dough Technique

The Dough Guy Michael Kalanty
"The Dough Guy" Michael Kalanty takes over the kitchen today to show Mark and Cristina how to make the perfect pizza dough! Michael's recipe is super simple, but his recipe wouldn't be complete without showing us how to toss the dough like the pros!

Michael's book, "How To Bake Bread," Winner of the Best Bread Book in the World at the Paris Cookbook Awards is available on Amazon.

You can also get a copy of Michael's iPad book, "Bread Baking the Artisan Way" on iTunes.

"If you would like to find out more about how to help with Cystic Fibrosis research visit the Cystic Fibrosis website at

And, to participate in their great strides program, or to help Matt Roger's cause visit the Team Rogers website at

The Gentle Barn

The Gentle Barn
From The Gentle Barn, Elli Laks and Jay Weiner join "Home & Family" today! The mission of the Gentle Barn is to not only rescue seriously abused animals, but to also use those animals as a means to teach kindness to abused or at-risk youth. Today, Elli and Jay discuss their work and introduce some of the animals that call The Gentle Barn home!

Learn more about The Gentle Barn at And, you can learn more about sponsoring one of The Gentle Barn's animals at