Last Reply by Brenda61 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
I just checked the weather and saw SNOW in the forecast here in the Northeast. Of course it’s right over Thanksgiving!! Please be safe the next few days if you’re traveling for the holiday—even if clear skies are in your future.
I’m headed to m... Continue Reading
Last Reply by jtierney1106 | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
If the calendar didn't say it was so, I wouldn't believe it. But it's apparently true: I've got 40 days remaining until my 40th birthday.
There are so many different ways I could react to this truth: denial, despair, anxiety, or.....
It's amazing what this coming milestone is doing for me. I... Continue Reading
In For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Here are some last minute easy food crafts for Thanksgiving:
Pilgrim Hats are fun for dessert...
Fudge stripe cookies
Yellow/white or orange icing
Unwrapped small peanut butter cups
Directions: Use all chocolate side of cookie and dot center with icing... Continue Reading
Last Reply by KQK | in Hosts & Personalities, All About Shoes, Mom to Mom Blogs
Sean and I are celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary this year! However, it seems like yesterday we were planning my parent’s 25th wedding anniversary party too!
I was 11, and we had a Mass in our home the day of the anniversary, and a dinner for immediate family. Dad thought we were ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Lida | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Like many people in many professions, QVC hosts work a lot of holidays. This year, I'm working on Thanksgiving, which means we won't be traveling on the day to see our out-of-town family members. So, my husband and two daughters and I are celebrating with a small dinner for four. At first, I wa... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Kitlynn | in Q Did What?, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Recently Jacque Gonzales, Rick Domeier and I were lucky enough to be able to join several of our QVC colleagues to make a visit to the Chester County Food Bank, in Exton, PA, to deliver complete Thanksgiving meals for over 100 families in need, right here in our community. We did it to help f... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Jewelry Talk
[My Dad and Mom 1998]
In 2001, I was living in South Africa when my family’s world was turned upside down. It was October 30th and I was back in the US visiting my parent’s when I answered their phone at 9am. It was one of my mom’s tennis partners who told me my mo... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Thanksgiving is here and the holidays are just around the corner! While this time can be a joyous respite from the daily grind, travel or a packed calendar can bring on stress. I travel a lot for media appearances throughout the year, and below are some of my strategies that keep me on track:
Keep ... Continue Reading
In Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
Four years ago, Aaron and I celebrated our first Thanksgiving together. It was just the two of us and neither of us had ever cooked Thanksgiving Dinner. Every dish was new, exciting, and completely different from what we were used to having with our families back home. That Thanksgi... Continue Reading
In Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Tomorrow night is a Host of Gift Favorites on QVC and I’ll be joining you with my Holiday Gift Picks at 9pm ET. In light of tomorrow’s show—and because I’m counting down the minutes until Thanksgiving—entertaining is on my mind. So I thought I mi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by tillie | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
We’re in the homestretch, now! Thanksgiving is this week. Hopefully you’ve got your bird and you know how you’re cooking it. For our final Turkey Talk post, let’s talk about those last little details. First, how to make your stuffing:
... Continue Reading
Last Reply by BLH | in Recipe Swap, Joan Rivers Classics Collection
Thanksgiving has always been a major event in my family. Tons of food, and of course lots of friends and family. I tend to invite pretty much everyone I know, the more the merrier! Joan always opened her home to literally dozens on this day and I follow her example.
We usually take turns ha... Continue Reading
Last Reply by shyrock | in Electronics Talk
Have questions about the Halo Set of 2 3000 mAh Portable Charger with RFID Card Wallet? We've asked an expert from Halo to answer all of your questions!
What types of products will this charge? What is RFID Protection? How many hours of battery will this charge? Ask Below! We've got you cove... Continue Reading
Last Reply by katte | in For the Home Talk, The Q We Love, Among Friends
Here at the Q, we love Christmas. You may have seen a few decorated Christmas trees on-air but the decorating definitely does not end there! We have over twenty decorated trees around our building + too many decorations to count! Here's a peek at a few of our favorite holiday spots around QVC.
Be... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
What does everyone want to wear to Thanksgiving dinner…. Sweatpants or perhaps anything with an extremely elastic waistband! But since so many of us would never, I decided to put together a fashion guide for Turkey Day! Thanksgiving is the kickoff for holiday fashion, but it’s also real... Continue Reading
Last Reply by BLH | in Susan Graver
In preparation of Thanksgiving dinner, I wanted to share a few of my simple guidelines to setting a festive table. I believe setting the table for the holidays contributes to the ambiance of the meal.
The water/soda glasses are to the right of the plate, above the knife. The winegl... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Lelin | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
I was in New York City recently and I had an amazing opportunity to visit George Simonton's studio. Boy....was I in for a treat! I mean, this is the designer's Designer!!!!
For starters, I had to be buzzed up to one of the most coveted 7th avenue locals.... right smack in the mi... Continue Reading
In Pet Lovers, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Hello Fellow Pet Lovers!
I can see I'm not the only one who has started to think of what to get my furry friends for Christmas! Thank you so much for sending in these super cute pictures of your pets getting ready for a visit from Kris Kringle! As always, you can see more on my Facebook page! If yo... Continue Reading
In For the Home Talk, In the Garden
November in Pennsylvania is typically known as a “dreary” month, so it’s the perfect excuse for me to bring some spring into my house with flowering bulbs. When I’m lacking color and fragrance outside there’s nothing better than a houseful of spring bulbs to cheer... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Mississippi Author | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
I realize that I have become dependent on garlic when I roast my vegetables, so I thought I would try something without it. I had some things already in my refrigerator and decided to look for a recipe to put them together.
Here is what you are going to need: butternut squash, shallots, olive oil, ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Dariah | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
1 box lemon cake mix
1 package instant lemon pudding
3/4 cup water
3/4 cup vegetable oil
1/2 cup lemon juice OR 1/2 cup orange juice
2 cups powdered sugar
Pre heat oven to 325 degrees.
Combine lemon cake mix, pudding mix, water and oil. Beat with a hand mixer for 5 min... Continue Reading
Last Reply by new candle | in Beauty Banter, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Adopting a child is something you do with great excitement and overwhelming fear and hesitation not knowing what lies ahead, but isn’t that true with any of our children? But the attitude with which you adopt is critical. If your overall thought is to do it for yourself and what you will get f... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, TSV Talk
Calista Tools get you rolling with an amazing look for the holidays and every day. But the real question is, how do you roll?
Albany: It is easier for me to tell you what I DON’T do in my rollers – I do EVERYTHING and ANYTHING!!
Courtney: This much volume on the low setting.&nbs... Continue Reading
Last Reply by bareMinerals team | in Beauty Banter, bareMinerals, TSV Talk
It’s the most beautiful time of the year! Every year we all wait for our favorite season to arrive. It’s magical for so many reasons—cherished time with family and friends, festive holiday parties, gorgeous decorations, delicious treats, and so much more. I started decorating a l... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Jazzgrl | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
There is a wonderful book called “thxthxthx: Thank Goodness for Everything” by Leah Dieterich. It’s a collection of handwritten thank you notes. What’s interesting about the notes is that they are not exactly written to “people” -- they are written to the “t... Continue Reading
Last Reply by rmf | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
I’m adopted. People always ask, “when did I know?” but I can’t remember a time when I didn’t know. My family is white and I am black, so it was pretty obvious My parents adopted me when I was about 2 months old. Not because my mom couldn’t have children, I&rsqu... Continue Reading
Last Reply by vonny720 | in Fashion Talk
Dressing for the holidays can be a little tricky with all the different events planned and delicious treats! Whether you’re entertaining, cooking or just a guest, the key is to be comfortable yet stylish. I like to throw on my Women With Control Knit Pull On Leggings day or night. These ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by bever49 | in Quacker Factory
For Quacker Factory, Jeanne, myself & our entire team, the power of the written word is very important in our world. In fact one of the very first sweatshirts that Jeanne created, many moons ago, had the word “Believe” in the design. As many of your know Jeanne knew the p... Continue Reading
Last Reply by benzgirl | in Beauty Banter, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
I had been interested in working in TV while in high school but never thought it was anything more than just a dream. I was just a small town girl from the Midwest, not a big city girl from a metropolis! But while I was a senior in college, I got the opportunity to do an internship at the NBC n... Continue Reading
Last Reply by tbay | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
When you've been fortunate to live as long and fulfilling a life as I have, you realize that surrounding yourself with family makes life that much sweeter- whether it's the family you're born into, the family you create or your family of friends.
And as I look back on this extraordinary... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Bringyoujoy | in Beauty Banter, For the Home Talk
When I was young, decorating the tree was something we always looked forward to!! My brother and I always wanted to help hang ornaments, and mom was very careful in guiding us. Here are some of the tips she instilled in us right from the start.
Step 1: Know what you’re working wit... Continue Reading
Last Reply by berwin | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Happy Friday! If you saw my Facebook post earlier, I’m neck deep in Once Upon a Time episodes as we speak and loving every minute of it. I’m spending the day at home…in my Pj's…I’ve already had my second cup of hot chocolate…life is GOOD! But, it... Continue Reading
Last Reply by topaunt | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I’m in the middle of a cookbook-signing whirlwind! Yesterday, I was at QVC’s Rockville Outlet near Lancaster, PA; tonight I’m headed to The Doylestown Book Shop in Doylestown, PA; tomorrow I’ll be signing books at QVC Studio Park in West Chester, PA; a... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Dyson Team | in For the Home Talk, TSV Talk
Chat with a Dyson Engineer on Sunday, November 23 at 9am, noon, 3pm & 6pm CT for expert answers to your Dyson questions. Discover the engineering, power, and innovation that separates this brand!
Last Reply by Calista Tools Team | in Beauty Banter, Beauty's Best Gifts, TSV Talk
Turn up the volume on your hair style with Calista Tools new Hot Wavers Today’s Special Value® set!
Have questions for Maria McCool and her team? The Calista Tools team will share styling tips and expert answers throughout the day on Saturday, November 22. Check back and learn how to get amazing look for the holidays--and every day! Continue Reading
In Hosts & Personalities, Gift Tip Blogs, Holiday Advice
Santa Baby put some clothing, jewelry, tools, toys etc. under the tree for me...I just received the first of probably many wish lists from my daughter Chelsea. Of course she also asked me what I wanted Santa to bring me too.
Did you know that qvc.com has a wish list feature? You... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
When the cold weather starts to set in, there is nothing like a bowl of tomato soup with a grilled cheese sandwich. I added some veggies and chicken to this classic soup recipe for a hardy stick to your ribs meal. Served with a Brie BLT (Brie, bacon, lettuce & tomato grilled sa... Continue Reading
Last Reply by 65and fabulous | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
Well Thursday November 20th at 10:00 AM I have my last edition of Home for the Holidays with Dan show, for the year. So I thought for a moment that maybe we should just talk about why we decorate for Christmas. After all, the whole show is dedicated to Christmas lights, and trees,... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Franm963 | in Pet Lovers, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
During Thanksgiving, it can be so tempting to give your fur babies a taste of the big meal!
But the fat, grease, and herbs are trouble for our furry friends. Instead, here's a special treat for your canine friends that they'll ''gobble'' up! It's yummy and healthy for them, and best of all, you ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by shoekitty | in Q Did What?
Some of you may be experiencing difficulty signing in to your account on qvc.com. We are aware of this login issue that is impacting some of our customers and are working on the solution. If you need to place an order or have questions about your account please call 1-888-345-5788 for assistance
Thank you for your patience while we get this resolved. Continue Reading
Last Reply by mineralgirl1 | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
I am finally making progress in my decorating! I started with the entryway and thought I would give you a step by step. Ironically, decorating the entryway in my home is one of my favorite things for Christmas. It starts out as a perfectly nice everyday entryway…
…but ends up... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Fashion Talk, Joan Rivers Classics Collection
One of the joys of working with QVC is the long-standing friendships I’ve made over the years. My dear friend, Jane Treacy, is a wonderful example of this.
Joan Rivers taught me a wonderful lesson early in our relationship: laughter is the most important thing. Laughter will carry us throug... Continue Reading
Last Reply by duclane | in Kitchen & Food Talk, For the Home Talk, In the Garden
I am so excited that we will be having our first Thanksgiving at the farm. I will get to cook some of the meal in the outdoor pizza oven and 20 of our family members and friends will feast with us in our outdoor living space. Like all of our holidays, Thanksgiving centers around simply b... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ColsGrl | in Fashion Talk, Kitchen & Food Talk
This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for the ability to stop the mad rush of design meetings and on-air appearances and take some time to enjoy the friends and loved ones I don’t get to see often enough. Living in such a fast paced world we forget to take a step back and really appreciate whe... Continue Reading
Last Reply by goocharoo | in Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice, Mom to Mom Blogs
What will you be doing this time next week? Traveling home for the holiday? Doing the grocery shopping? Tidying up? If you’re feeling a little panicked, don’t. You’ve still got plenty of time to get everything in order. In fact, I'll bet you even have time to persona... Continue Reading
Last Reply by topaunt | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
After two tasty pies (in honor of Sides and Pies month on In the Kitchen with David) it’s time for a savory side. And so this Wednesday, I bring you stuffed cabbage with a Southern twist: Risotto-Stuffed Collard Greens with Bacon!
Risotto-Stuffed Collard Greens and B... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Gingermom | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Denim & Co
Hello, Denim Divas!
I can’t believe how fast this year has flown by and the holidays are upon us. You all know that I love this time of year, but it does get hectic just trying to fit everything in. The team at Denim & Co. want to help make it a little easier by getting you ready…(... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Irish1210 | in Judith Ripka
This Thanksgiving will be very different for me.
Thanksgiving has long been a favorite holiday of mine. I have so many fond memories of gathering with my Grandma, Grandpa, Aunts, Uncles and 14 cousins at my Aunt Jenny and Uncle Wayne’s home in Minnesota. I am so fortunate to have grown up c... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Tennessee Barbara | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Susan Graver
It's Thanksgiving morning… The house is decorated, family and friends are waking up or are on their way and the food is ready to prep and cook, but do you have your music playlist ready?! I love having music playing in the house, and usually do, however on Thanksgiving morning it’... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Barbara V | in Kitchen & Food Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
I love roasted butternut squash, and last week I loved the Swiss Chard tart. So I thought I would try a Roasted Butternut Squash Tart!
First I cut up about 1 pound of Butternut Squash into cubes. Then added 1 Red Onion, cut in large pieces.
I used the leaves of about 5 branches of Rosemary.
... Continue Reading