In Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
My go to dip is easy crab dip!
Creamy Crab Dip
I use 1 can of crab and squeeze the juice out… add 1 softened bar of cream cheese… add some chili sauce and mix it together. Place in bowl and top with a bit of chili sauce. Refrigerate and serve with crackers. Enjoy!... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Felines1 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I think every great hostess has a special pot roast recipe. Some bake it, some speed things up with a pressure cooker, and I use a slow cooker. That way, it doesn’t have to be a recipe reserved for the weekend. Tomorrow night on You’re Home with Jill, I’ll show you h... Continue Reading
Last Reply by boyzs | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
Happy Monday! I'll be seeing you at noon for QCheck where I'll be presenting today's TSV, the skirted leggings from Legacy! They're an updated take on a very popular style we presented earlier this year. I love them because they're super easy to style a thousand ways...and to prove it I sent a pair ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Zona hottie | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
The amazing Ina Garten was in our QVC kitchen yesterday and I had so much fun!
Those are just some of the folks who helped make yesterday’s presentation so successful…a GREAT big thank you to everyone at QVC for helping me introduce you to... Continue Reading
Last Reply by duclane | in Fashion Talk, Quacker Factory, Hosts & Personalities
Angel, Jennifer, Patrick and I had a great time with all of our “Ghoul” Friends that attended the Quaker Factory Fall-O-Ween live audience show. Thank you for tuning in. I hope you felt like you were in the studio with us. Here are some behind the scenes pics.
... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Mickeylynn530 | in Fashion Talk, Quacker Factory, Hosts & Personalities
It is ‘Fang-Tastic’ to be back here at QVC Studio Park for our Annual Quacker Factory Fall-O-Ween show!!
Jeanne Bice loved, loved, LOVED Halloween!!! At Christmas time she got to decorate all of her trees – but at Halloween, she got to decorate all of YOU!!!!
If truth be known,... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sweetslrt | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
20 0z. can Comstock sliced apples, well drained OR 21 oz. can apple pie filling/topping
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
1/2 cup flour
1/2 cup uncooked, rolled oats
3/4 teaspoon cinnamon
3/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/3 cup softened butter
Pre heat oven to 375 degrees. Spray baking dish w... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mtnbikegirl | in Q Did What?, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
With the calendar start of fall, we know it for sure; the summer of 2014 is officially a wrap. This summer was a milestone for me because I got to visit my family, outside of the Christmas holiday, for the first time in decades! Two glorious trips filled with lazy days and much frolicking.
Lazy: I ... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Fall is in the air, and here on the East Coast we can feel that slight chill in the air that tells us it's time to bring out the sweaters, boots, and scarves. The last two weeks have been particularly bittersweet for me as I watched my youngest son start kindergarten—bravely climbing those t... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities
It’s so hard to believe it’s been more than a year since I first came to QVC. I've learned so much in that time, and I'm so grateful for the incredible experiences—I look forward to many more to come!
Looking back on my time at QVC so far, the best part has been m... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Coriolis | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities
It’s FINALLY here: the special 2-hour Shark Tank season 6 premiere!
This is an exciting week! Not only does Shark Tank premiere this Friday, September 26 with a 2-hour special at 8pm ET, but RIGHT AFTER it at 10pm ET, tune in for my Clever & Unique Creations show on QVC.
My s... Continue Reading
Last Reply by cowgirl365 | in Fashion Talk, Joan Rivers Classics Collection, Hosts & Personalities
While my heart is broken, I know Joan would want her vision to live on. She worked tirelessly for the last 24 years to bring her personal style and sensibility to the QVC family and would want her collection to continue.
Please join me and my good friend Jill Bauer on October 13th at 10:0... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Misi | in Fashion Talk, Quacker Factory, Hosts & Personalities
As a child, my mother would take my sisters and I to a local farm, Linvilla Orchards. We would have so much fun in Pumpkin Land and would take a ride on a tractor pull hay ride and walk around and enjoy the season. Linvilla also hosts a small farm with animals that we would pet and feed. Linvilla Or... Continue Reading
Last Reply by FastDogWalker2 | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Most of you know how much I love mason jars and how many DIY projects we’ve used them for on You’re Home with Jill. But what I haven’t told you is every time we make one of those crafts, I’ve kept the tops. It just feels wrong to throw those rings away in case ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by KatieB | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Ina Garten is coming to QVC this Sunday. I repeat…Ina Garten…the Barefoot Contessa…my foodie icon…is coming on Sunday. I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am. (Or maybe you picked that up??) I’ve been watching Ina and making her rec... Continue Reading
Last Reply by debbiz | in Electronics Talk, Health & Fitness, Hosts & Personalities
Family traditions are so important. They bring different generations together and form lifelong memories. Last weekend I was able to pass my love of Michigan football on to my grandson, Cole Daniel, as we set off for his Michigan football game in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It was a... Continue Reading
Last Reply by teainlondon | in Kitchen & Food Talk, For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities
On rainy days like today, I often want some comfort food - something to warm my belly and my soul! Well, this morning I woke up and ran out to get the simple ingredients for this very easy cabbage soup recipe my mother would make for me on days just like this! (Her version has a ham hock, but ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by c0lleenmarie | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
hi lovelies .... last week i invited u to share ur pics and stories abt what ur "hear my soul speak" jewelry means to u! i believe ur soul is the most unique part of you, and it has a story to tell. It should never be silenced, and you should never give up!
i hv always said we are in thi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by catsrcool | in Beauty Banter, Beauty's Best Gifts, Hosts & Personalities
While I have a special place in my heart for all my products, my 100% Pure Argan Oil will always be number one. When I first discovered this marvel on a modeling trip years ago, I knew I was on to something special. But I couldn't predict what a massive effect argan oil would have on my ... Continue Reading
In Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
Fall is officially here. That means the leaves are changing, the air has a little chill and it is time for our comfort food classic recipes. When Lauren & Chelsea were younger I used this recipe to sneak veggies in to our meal. Most of the time it worked but Lauren always picke... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mtnbikegirl | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
My first sign of the Fall showed up this week.
So pretty! I've been a little worried that we won't have the spectacular colors this year that we usually do because the weather in my area has been so out of character this summer. Of course, I have no idea what makes the colors more spe... Continue Reading
Last Reply by boyzs | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends
When we received an invitation to Courtney and Aaron’s wedding we couldn’t contain our excitement. Here was a chance to celebrate the union of two wonderful people in one of my favorite places, Georgia, and without the kids! That’s right, we decided to leave the kids wi... Continue Reading
In Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities
Although the TATCHA collection was born from a centuries-old beauty book, sometimes inspiration can come from very modern places. I hear lots of ideas and suggestions from friends and customers, many of which lead to an exciting new product.
My good friend and TATCHA supporter Daniel Martin is on... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Fancy1 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
Hot apple cider is a holiday entertaining tradition at my house. I love making it in a slow cooker, so the house gets filled with the wonderful scent of apples and spice as it simmers. I hope you will enjoy it too!
Sweet-Spiced Hot Apple CiderIngredients:1 bottle (64 fl. oz) of apple cider3 ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by 1coldwinter | in Hosts & Personalities
Last week was a very needed vacation. It was so nice to be able to spend a few days with my family. Just "hanging out" with my sisters and nieces and nephew is the best therapy in the world. Not necessarily doing anything "special"...just time with special people.
My dad and his wife Murleen ca... Continue Reading
Last Reply by pregasus | in Hosts & Personalities
Hi everyone! It's so good to catch up with you from the whirlwind that was our wedding weekend up to right now where I am packing for our honeymoon. I'll write a more detailed blog later, but I just wanted to say thank you all for joining us on our big day and your kind words. Everything about... Continue Reading
Last Reply by JudyQ | in Fashion Talk, Dennis Basso, Hosts & Personalities
Hi everyone! Well, last week was one heck of a busy week! I showed my couture collection for Spring/Summer 2015 at in Lincoln Center on Monday Sept. 8th. Mercedes Benz Fashion week is an amazing time in NYC with every major designer showing their collection in these gigantic tents put up just for th... Continue Reading
Last Reply by frs914 | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
Hello Denim Divas,
I sure hope you are enjoying the fall season that is upon us. There is something really special about a change in season…the air changes, the colors are new, and it always feels like a fresh start. It is also a time to refresh your wardrobe as the temperature cools down! I... Continue Reading
Last Reply by dljc | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
When Joan first arrived at QVC in 1991, everyone was abuzz wondering what she would be like in person. I was the first host to work with Joan and I was so nervous. However, I figured we would make a good combo since she was funny and I am not.
Our first show went well and as Joan left the set... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ShirlJ | in Fashion Talk, Susan Graver, Hosts & Personalities
Remember how much fun it was to take field trips when you were a kid? I got to relive that feeling recently when Pat James Dementri and I took a road trip to see Susan Graver's design studio in Manhattan.
Susan has explained to me many times about how she comes up with ideas for her ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Brigitta | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Happy FALL! I shared a quintessential fall recipe with my Facebook friends this morning…my Pumpkin Apple Bisque. We served this soup in hollowed-out pumpkins when Doug and I were married.
I know I’ve shared that recipe with you before, but people still talk about it. N... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Exhilaration | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
The weather was perfect, the wedding was beautiful and Courtney looked gorgeous .... like a magical Disney princess. Her husband, Aaron looked handsome and SO in love with Courtney! It was so much fun!!
Courtney shed a tear or two coming down the aisle and so did I. I would guess... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ROMARY | in Pet Lovers, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Happy Paw-Parazzi Day pet-lovers!
We got some super cute pictures submissions this week, and I'm happy to share them with you! Hope it brightens your Monday :)
Thank you, as always, to those who sent in photos for us to show on Sundays with Carolyn and Dan! We so look forward to it!!
XO From Your... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mrtool | in For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
We live in a tiny farm house built in 1800. It's like a 1500 sq ft dollhouse; low ceilings and small rooms spread out on three floors. But it is cozy and has charm. The kitchen leads to the dining room leads to the living room. All in a horse shoe around my favorite space: the big outdoor patio and ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Debnovo | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
How was your weekend? Lots of my friends and neighbors spent the weekend decorating for fall and my street looks so festive! I plan to do a little decorating of my own soon and I promise I’ll post pictures. In the meantime, here’s what I did do this weekend&hellip... Continue Reading
Last Reply by gemlady5 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
I like most vegetables, but I am always looking for different ways to serve them other than steamed. The following recipe is an easy way to jazz up peas and might just better your chances at getting your children to try them. My friend, Erika doesn't even like peas, but she said she likes my "baked ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by chickster | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Hi friends! Mark and I are on our way to Courtney and Aaron's wedding and here I am in the dress you chose for me to wear.
Thank you for your help! We'll be sure to cut a rug for you!
Counting our blessings,
Mary Beth (and Mark Roe)
P.S. My dress is purple satin, but it appears sapphire blue in ... Continue Reading
In Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
It never fails, no matter how many banana smoothies are made and no matter how many bananas head out for school lunches throughout the week, I end up with at least a few that are starting to look a little too ripe for snacking! So I often turn them into a breakfast bread. Thought I'd share the recip... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Jaedyn | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
It’s been an exciting week! Mary and I traveled to Clarksville, Tennessee to (finally!) have lunch with Abbey, the winner of David’s Road Trip Contest. For this year's Road Trip, we asked you to tell us about the local military base in your town and to share a rec... Continue Reading
Last Reply by quackercutie | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
Some of our hosts want to offer their wedding day (& life beyond!) advice to the beautiful bride-to-be. Peek at their wedding day pictures and read their messages to Courtney!
"Remember to breathe and enjoy your day! Nothing goes exactly as planned, and those are usually the momen... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mamamoose | in Jewelry Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Oooooh September Babies..... I envy you! Your birthstone is my most favorite color - - Sapphire Blue!!!! It's deep, it's rich, it's vibrant and regal!
I loved trying on your birthstone and I especially like the wearability of this Sandra Sing Bead Necklace:
Long ago it was believed t... Continue Reading
In Hosts & Personalities, All About Shoes, TSV Talk
Do you remember the tree your family had growing up? Probably had one like ours! No one did a theme, or color scheme, just family heirlooms and new additions added every year! When I was little, we had to have a double needle Canadian balsam. Dad insisted! And sometimes, when the tree was a little s... Continue Reading
In Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
A week ago, Nancy Hornback and I spent an amazing weekend together, walking 60 miles over 3 days for breast cancer. We walked ALL over Philadelphia, through beautiful neighborhoods where schoolchildren came out to cheer us on, to the historic sights of downtown, and ending at the majestic Navy... Continue Reading
Last Reply by IloveQVC4evr | in Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice, Mom to Mom Blogs
When You’re Home with Jill is on this Wednesday night, we’ll be exactly three months away from Christmas. I've always been the kind of person who likes--and tries--to plan ahead and shop early. So, if you're like me, be sure to join me at 7pm ET.
In today’s technolo... Continue Reading
Last Reply by alert | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
If you watch me at all on the Q, I am sure you have heard me say “The family that prays together, stays together.” I believe that very strongly and it is something that my family and I take very seriously. The other side of that, I realized one day was that “The family ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by judel2101 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Rosh Hashanah begins at sundown this Wednesday night and we wanted to wish all of our Jewish foodies a very happy new year! If you’re planning your big holiday meal, might I suggest a few recipes? Well, okay, eight??
Cream of Mushroom Soup
He... Continue Reading
Last Reply by vail girl | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
One of my favorite indulgences is Guacamole! I’ve loved it for as long as I can remember. If you’ve never made Guacamole, you don’t know what you’re missing. It is so easy to make and I have the recipe to prove it! : )
I hope you enjoy it as much as I do!
... Continue Reading
Last Reply by croemer | in Kitchen & Food Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
That island we are having tipped out and redone in rustic pine.
that is a wooden angel hanging from my oven range hood. It's a Christmas ornament mom sent me that I couldn't bare to pack away. I need gods intervention and anointing when I cook so seemed fitting&nbs... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Hersheysmom | in Fashion Talk, Joan Rivers Classics Collection, Hosts & Personalities
For the last 24 years the QVC family welcomed my friend Joan Rivers into their lives. Twenty-four years of fun, heartwarming stories and some pretty fabulous style, to make sure we all looked great and felt great every day.
I want to thank all of you, my QVC family, for the incredible outpouring ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by PamfromCT | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
If you have been looking at my recipes you have probably noticed a theme in my cooking. I love spinach & mushrooms. I try to incorporate them in as many dishes as possible. This recipe has a bright fresh flavor. I prefer the boneless chicken thighs (a little less fat). Br... Continue Reading