Alexa and Carlos PenaVega
Husband and wife acting duo Alexa and Carlos PenaVega sit down with Debbie and guest host Brian Boitano to discuss their Hallmark Channel Original Movie “Love at Sea” which premieres Saturday, August 11th at 9/8c. They also open up about their relationship and Carlos admits that he knew almost immediately that Alexa was going to be the woman he would wind up marrying. Today the two live in Maui because of their love for the ocean.
BBQ Jerk Chicken
Celebrity chef Jamika Pessoa is outside whipping up her famous BBQ jerk chicken and pairing it with grilled pineapple slaw. Before cooking chicken, marinate it for up for 4 to 24 hours for full flavor, but don’t go over that time limit. When marinating the chicken, make sure you keep the bone in and the skin on your chicken.
Santa and Mrs. Claus Table Covers
Maria Provenzano is getting into the Christmas spirit with these Santa and Mrs. Claus table covers you can make at home. Maria recommends using Fabric-tac glue to save time when it comes to sealing the table covers together.
Actress Brittany Bristow stops by to talk about about her Hallmark Channel Original Movie, “Love on Safari,” which premieres Saturday, July 28th at 9/8c. The movie was filmed in South Africa, where her character plays a ranger on a wildlife reserve. She even brings a clip from the movie for the audience to enjoy.
Incredible Peanut Butter Cookie Muffins
Serena Allison and Pearl Barrett are baking a delicious and healthy batch of peanut butter cookie muffins. The sisters explain that their recipes are meant to be fun and delicious that just happen to be healthy, too. Once the ladies make the muffins, they tops them with their own homemade chocolate sauce.
Summer Skin Care
Board-certified dermatologist Dr. Sandra Lee is discussing her new show “Dr. Pimple Popper,” which you can watch Wednesdays at 10/9c on TLC. She also talks about what you can do to protect your skin this summer. She explains that SPF 15-30 is best for sunscreen and shares that Aspirin blocks the pathway and risk of sunburn.
DIY Countertop Herb Garden
Paige Hemmis is creating her own herb garden with mason jars, soil, herbs, hinge and twine. For a successful herb garden, she suggests using an herb potting mix for planting.
Actor and author Don Diamont visits Home & Family to discuss his book, “My Seven Sons and How We Raised Each Other.” Don can also be seen in weekdays on the CBS soap opera, “The Bold & the Beautiful.”
Stocking Stuffers for Pet Lovers
Larissa Wohl is giving you some fun and creative ideas for gift ideas when it comes to your pets. This includes personality tags and a stuff stack, which uses your clothes to create bedding for your pet.
"Bradley Sutton" Cowboy Steak Sandwiches
Debbie is in the kitchen preparing a hearty steak sandwich with homemade horseradish mayonnaise. This sandwich was inspired by Hallmark Ebook, "A Country Wedding." For the best texture, let the steak come to room temperature before cooking.