Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

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Mena Suvari - Home & Family

Mena Suvari Interview

The actress visits Home & Family to talk about her new original Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Movie, “I’ll be Home for Christmas,” that premieres Sunday, November 27th at 9/8c. In the movie, Mena plays Jackie. She also opens up about motherhood and her own Christmas memories growing up.

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Geoffrey Zakarian Cooks - Home & Family

Chef Geoffrey Zakarian

The chef and host of Food Network’s “Cooks vs. Cons,” Geoffrey Zakarian is in the Home & Family kitchen to prepare scallops with cipollini onions, chanterelle mushrooms, grilled leeks and egg vinaigrette. He pairs the dish with a georgie wedge salad and a refreshing side car cocktail.

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How to Style a Book Shelf

Editor of Domino Magazine, Jessica Romm Perez shows you how to stylize your bookshelf with some helpful tips. This includes stacking books to create a vertical/horizontal lines, cluster objects the can show off their individuality, and removing everything from the shelf and resetting items by color.

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Shakers Lemon Pie - Home & Family

Shaker Lemon Pie

Radio and TV personality Rick Dees is in the kitchen baking a shaker lemon pie from his Top 40 Greatest Desserts. The avid baker offers some helpful tips when baking the pie, including using lard instead of butter and freezing the lemons for 15 minutes to make them easier at cutting.

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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Prevention

Dr. JJ discusses the newest American Pediatric Guidelines when it comes to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome prevention. This includes having infants sleep on a firm sleep surface with a fitted sheet. She also suggests keeping soft objects and loose bedding away from the infant’s sleep area.

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Turkey Adoptions and Alternatives

Sophie Uliano gives you an alternative to eating turkey this Thanksgiving and instead adopting a live turkey at a sanctuary for only $30. She also recommends Gardein Savory Stuffed Turk’y which is available at most grocery stores.

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DIY Terrarium 2.0 - Home & Family

Terrarium 2.0

Ken Wingard shows you how to create your very own terrarium. He points out that by adding charcoal, you keep out bacteria and odors. The entire cost of this DIY is $15.

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DIY Terrarium 2.0 - Home & Family

Creating a Dessert Buffet

Rachel Hollis shows you how to create a Thanksgiving dessert buffet with the help of Folgers. She even suggests using items from your backyard as table decorations. Don’t forget to label your desserts for picky guests or those with food intolerances.

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“Give Thanks” Door Tags

Paige Hemmis has a great way to show gratitude by creating your own door tags. She points out that the entire DIY will only cost you $10.

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