Christmas Wreath Gingerbread Cake
Author and baker Mandy Merriman brings the holiday spirit to our kitchen with her Christmas wreath gingerbread cake recipe. Mandy shows how to build the wreath using piping to crisscross the layers of icing into a braid.
Dr. Ross & Dr. Ryan Henderson
Veterinarians and stars of “Hanging with the Hendersons,” Dr. Ross and Ryan Henderson stop by to chat about the new season of the show. “Hanging with the Hendersons” airs Saturday at 9pm/8c on Animal Planet.
DIY Snowy Winter Suitcases
Author of “Christmas with the First Ladies,” Coleen Christian Burke shows you how to decorate for Christmas like the First Lady. Coleen showcases an elegant design using vintage suitcases. When creating this yourself, Coleen suggests prepping darker colored luggage with primer to cut down on time spent painting.
Actress Lisa Durupt
Actress Lisa Durupt stops by to talk about her new film, “Breakthrough.” She also discusses her close friendship with Hallmark star Nikki DeLoach. Later, she chats about her work with Hockey Helps the Homeless, which raises funds to help fight homelessness.
DIY Family Portrait Snowglobes
Paige Hemmis shows you how to make a fun and personalized version snowglobe. She recommends using photos that are 2/3 the size of the bowl.
Christmas Emoji Pasta
Author of “Pasta, Pretty Please,” Linda Miller Nicholson takes adorable emoji images and adds them to handmade pasta. She adds colors to the pasta using natural ingredients including parsley for green, beets for red, and the butterfly pea flowers for blue. This is an easy recipe to make with the kids and is a great way to get them to eat their veggies.
DIY Bedside Storage
Orly Shani shows you her solution to keeping your nightstand items organized while keeping everything in arms reach. She notes that this DIY is customizable so you can measure the pockets to your storage needs.
Kym Douglas answers viewers’ beauty questions. Kym provides tips on facial washes and remedies for acne-prone skin. She also shares her advice on how to get an airbrushed makeup look at home.
Gaylord Hotels Holiday Experience with Martha Neibling
Director of Public Relations for Gaylord Hotels, Martha Neibling stops by to discuss the features and experiences available during the holidays at Gaylord Hotels' five locations. Martha talks about how the artisans use over 10 million pounds of ice over 30 days to create beautiful sculptures and ornaments. This year each hotel will feature one of the following themes: A Charlie Brown Christmas, A Christmas Story, The Grinch that Stole Christmas, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and Polar Express.
For more information: ChristmasAtGaylordHotels.com
Family Cleaning Hacks
The family members share their favorite cleaning hacks. Paige shows you how to clean tile grout using a scrub brush attached to a power tool. Orly shows Larissa how to gently clean upholstery stains using rubbing alcohol and water. Then Kym uses dryer sheets to clean the dust off the baseboards.