Actress Tina Lifford (“Queen Sugar” and “Scandal”) reprises her role in “Cherished Memories: A Gift to Remember 2” as the lovable landlady Mrs. Henley. Tina has experiences as a landlord in real life as she supported herself as an artist by buying and renting living spaces.
“Cherished Memories: A Gift to Remember 2” premieres Sunday, November 24th at 8pm/7c.
Jinxie is a five-year-old Frenchie Chihuahua mix. She loves kids, dogs and cuddles.
Daisy is a precious senior beagle at nine-years old. November is a Adopt a Senior Pet Month and Daisy fits the bill for finding a forever home today.
Snack Watch and Win
Swiss Miss Cocoa and Orville Redenbacher Popcorn are the perfect snacks for snuggling up on the couch to watch all-new Hallmark Movies.
Hallmark Channel has partnered with Swiss Miss and Orville Redenbacher for the Snack, Watch and Win Sweepstakes. Enter for your chance to win a walk on role in an upcoming Hallmark Movie.
Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Reveal – Compassionate Caregiver
Paige reveals the Hallmark Keepsake Ornament, Compassionate Caregiver which is Day 18 in the ornament advent calendar. Paige loves the ornament as it celebrates caregivers as the unsung heroes of everyday life.
Real Deal St. Louis Gooey Butter Cake
Nothing says Christmas like delicious desserts. Shauna Sever’s got an Ooey Gooey Butter cake that will make the Midwest proud and your holiday guests happy. This iconic midwestern recipe has an interesting history as the dessert is a unique cake dough hybrid.
DIY Holiday Tablescapes
Your dining room table is the centerpiece of the event at your holiday party, so Paige and Maria have teamed up to show us how to create the ultimate Holiday tablescapes.
Maria went with a sugar plum fairy theme for an element of whimsy and playfulness.
Paige creates a rustic tablescape that brings the outdoors inside.
One More Hug
Studies have shown hugs have major health benefits for the mind and body. Author Megan Alexander’s new children’s book “One More Hug,” teaches this benefit to kids. The book was inspired by her son asking for one more hug before going to school for reassurance.
Holiday Travel in Style
Traveling can be stressful around the holidays. However, Kym has found products that will help you fly like you are in first class by streamlining your packing and travel needs.
Kym shows how to save room in your luggage with a travel vacuum, charge up your phone with a luggage tag and protect yourself from germs with an essential oil pharmacy.
Travel Vacuum, $35.99, amazon.com
Oh Joy! Power Luggage Tag, $32, calpaktravel.com
Pocket Pharmacy, $65, saje.com
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Pasta with Arugula & Cashew Pesto
Chef Michael Fiorelli loves to serve up tradition with a twist. He is mixing things up in the kitchen with a bright and peppery take on pesto with a Pasta with Arugula and Cashew Pesto.
DIY Christmas Shawl
Kym is ready for winter fashion and Orly’s DIY Christmas Shawl is perfect for a snowy day. Orly’s shawl is inspired by the fashion from “Christmas at Graceland: Home for the Holidays” premiering Saturday, November 23rd at 8pm/7c on Hallmark Channel.
Women Bonding with Women
Best-selling author and mega-podcaster with nearly 20 million downloads, Jamie Ivey, is sharing the value of women building strong relationships with their girlfriends. Jamie’s book “If You Only Knew: My Unlikely, Unavoidable Story of Becoming Free” – is available wherever books are sold.
Jamie’s holiday gift guide, benefiting women-owned businesses launches 11/22/19.
Preparing for Houseguests
Design expert Vern Yip, author of “Vacation at Home,” gives simple tips to host your for Holiday guests like a pro. Vern shows how to keep your guests clean and cozy by preparing your home from the bedroom to the dinner room table.
• Sheets: Launder every four to five days with consecutive daily use
• Bath Towels: Launder every three days with consecutive daily use
• Hand Towels: Launder every two days with consecutive daily use
• Vacuuming: once a week for each person, dog, or cat in regularly or fully used areas.
• Mattress: Eight to ten years with regular, daily use
• Feather/ down comforter: fifteen to twenty years with annual professional cleaning
• Bed Pillow: One to two years with regular, daily use
• Sheets: Every two years with regular, daily use
• Towels: About every two years or when they lose their absorbency (there are a lot of cheap towels that would never make it two years)
• Shower curtain liner: Every six months to a year
• Chairs: 24” from centerline of chair to centerline of chair
• Candles & centerpieces: 15” or shorter
National Caregiver Month
November is National Family Caregivers Month and we are celebrating those who selflessly support their loved ones with around the clock care.
Brian Petranick, CEO, Right at Home, provides resources to make sure our seniors Holiday experiences are merry and bright.