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Candle Impressions Thanksgiving Centerpieces!

In For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice

Hi, everyone! Happy Thanksgiving eve! If you happen to have the Candle Impressions Fillable Glass Log at home, you can make a quick centerpiece, if you haven't already. We gave our talented blogger friends this versatile decoration and one direction: think Thanksgiving! And they delivered…ag... Continue Reading

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Jill Bauer on 1416978000
 

Leftover Turkey Casserole

Last Reply by hsawaknow 1416977912.603 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs

Hi, everyone!   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

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Jill Bauer on 1416951497.163
 

40 Before The Big 4-0

Last Reply by Irish1210 1416971268.617 | 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..... Joy. It's amazing what this coming milestone is doing for me. I... Continue Reading

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Jennifer Coffey on 1416937342.423
 

Turkey Tip Tuesday Ideas

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... Start with: Fudge stripe cookies Yellow/white or orange icing Mini M&M'S Unwrapped small peanut butter cups Directions: Use all chocolate side of cookie and dot center with icing... Continue Reading

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Pat James Dementri on 1416933144.313
 

Legacy of Love

Last Reply by KQK 1416964268.31 | 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

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Jane Treacy on 1416891600
 

Decorating for Thanksgiving

Last Reply by Lida 1416948052.213 | 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

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Sandra Bennett on 1416891600
 

TALKIN' TURKEY - THE AMAZING WORK OF THE CHESTER COUNTY FOOD BANK

Last Reply by Kitlynn 1416956135.393 | 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

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Carolyn Gracie on 1416891600
 

Getting Ready for the Holidays

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

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Dr. Roshini Rajapaksa on 1416891600
 

My Thanksgiving Menu

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

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Courtney Cason on 1416891600
 

5 Holiday Essentials David Owns, Loves & Won't Entertain Without

In Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello, foodies… 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

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David Venable QVC on 1416891600
 

Turkey Talk Finale - Making Stuffing & Gravy Plus Carving Your Bird!

Last Reply by tillie 1416899011.583 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello, foodies…   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

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David Venable QVC on 1416864037.39
 

What To Wear for Turkey Day

Last Reply by Irish1210 1416885039.6 | 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

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Amy Stran on 1416805200
 

George Simonton - The Designer's Designer!

Last Reply by Irish1210 1416979103.957 | 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

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Albany Irvin on 1416805200
 

Paw-Parazzi Showcase: What's On Your Fur Babies' List??

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

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Carolyn Gracie on 1416805200
 

Roasted Butternut Squash and Shallots

Last Reply by Mississippi Author 1416942655.963 | 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

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Lisa Robertson on 1416718800
 

Mary Beth's Menu - Lemon Cake

Last Reply by Dariah 1416846454.897 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities

Lemon Cake 1 box lemon cake mix 1 package instant lemon pudding 3/4 cup water 3/4 cup vegetable oil 4 eggs 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

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Mary Beth Roe on 1416671917.347
 

Feeling Blessed on National Adoption Day!

Last Reply by new candle 1416963623.91 | 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

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Mary Beth Roe on 1416661668.16
 

Thanks!

Last Reply by Jazzgrl 1416795614.7 | 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

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Leah Williams on 1416632400
 

National Adoption Day: Celebrating the Certitude of Family

Last Reply by rmf 1416825541.693 | 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

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Rachel Boesing on 1416603998.907
 

TV and me spanning over 30 years!

Last Reply by benzgirl 1416933634.093 | 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

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Mary Beth Roe on 1416546000
 

Cozy Family

Last Reply by tbay 1416583839.137 | 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

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Stan Herman on 1416546000
 

Flashback Friday - How to Carve Your Thanksgiving Turkey

Last Reply by berwin 1416705398.267 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice

Hi, everyone! 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

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Jill Bauer on 1416546000
 

Mashed Acorn Squash with Apples & How to Roast Your Turkey

Last Reply by topaunt 1416744617.91 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello, foodies… 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

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David Venable QVC on 1416546000
 

Wish List

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

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Jayne Brown on 1416419190.327
 

Creamy Tomato Soup with Chicken

Last Reply by Irish1210 1416524881.66 | 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

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Jayne Brown on 1416415640.723
 

WHY do we decorate for Christmas?

Last Reply by 65and fabulous 1416605143.55 | 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

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Dan Hughes on 1416414898.44
 

Homemade Thanksgiving Turkey Loaf Treat for Dogs

Last Reply by Franm963 1416801953.07 | 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

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Carolyn Gracie on 1416373200
 

Decorating for Christmas - How to Create a Stunning Entryway!

Last Reply by mineralgirl1 1416957389.557 | 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

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Lisa Robertson on 1416373200
 

Three Easy DIY Projects, One Incredible Thanksgiving Tablescape

Last Reply by goocharoo 1416358467.263 | in Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice, Mom to Mom Blogs

Hi, everyone! 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

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Jill Bauer on 1416286800
 

Risotto-Stuffed Collard Greens with Bacon - What's Your All-Time Favorite Side?

Last Reply by topaunt 1416430382.627 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello, foodies… 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

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David Venable QVC on 1416262601.807
 

Getting Ready for Thanksgiving! Check Out These Outfits That Are Perfect For Your Holiday Festivities!

Last Reply by Gingermom 1416933725.29 | 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

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Gary- QVC Design Team on 1416252865.65
 

Butternut Squash Tart

Last Reply by Barbara V 1416326158.227 | 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

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Lisa Robertson on 1416200400
 

Mary Beth's Menu - Souper Burgers

Last Reply by girl from the south1 1416332356.803 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities

  Souper Burgers 1 pound ground beef 1 egg, beaten 1/3 cup dry bread crumbs 1 can cream of mushroom soup French fried onions Combine ground beef, egg and bread crumbs. Shape into 4 patties and cook thoroughly on medium heat in a skillet. Drain excess fat. Spoon soup over cooked burge... Continue Reading

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Mary Beth Roe on 1416165469.7
 

Drinks and Dessert Station - starring my new Keurig 2.0!

Last Reply by Sandra272 1416159929.173 | in Hosts & Personalities, Coffee Talk, TSV Talk

Last week, I held a little Birthday gathering for Lisa Robertson.  Most of these folks had never been to my house; so of course I cleaned as if Scarlett was coming for inspection.    Next up was transforming my circus of a home into a place for an adult birthday party.  My hope... Continue Reading

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Albany Irvin on 1416114000
 

Christmas Traditions with my Family!

Last Reply by Irish1210 1416194416.983 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends

Can you believe the holidays are right around the corner? I, for one, am unreasonably excited! I love the scarves and boots I get to wear, shopping with my sweet girls and of course all of the tasty traditions that come along with the holiday season.  While I love all of these traditions I just... Continue Reading

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Lisa Rinna on 1416027600
 

Easy, Gluten-Free Tiramisu Pie & More Turkey Talk - How to Smoke the Bird

Last Reply by kathya5084 1416780136.33 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Hello, foodies… I just walked in the door after a cookbook signing at QVC’s Studio Park. We had another nice turnout and I’m thrilled so many of you made it out our way for these opportunities. I’d like to give a great big shout out to Stephanie, a very lively 89-year old w... Continue Reading

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David Venable QVC on 1416002552.273
 

Mugs with Meaning

In Hosts & Personalities, Coffee Talk, TSV Talk

We've got a great Keurig deal as our TSV today, and it got me thinking about how I've unintentionally become a coffee mug collector over the years. I'm a big coffee drinker (thank goodness or my name would be ironic and silly!), and over time I've accumulated quite a few "mugs with meaning." Do you ... Continue Reading

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Jennifer Coffey on 1415995991.553
 

Stephen Takes a Trip Along the Wild Atlantic Way!

Last Reply by irelandluv 1417006890.543 | in Q News, Hosts & Personalities

November in Ireland brings strong winds and plenty of rain, so why not enjoy this fierce weather with a trip along Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way? The world famous costal route is 2,500 kilometers (1,553 miles) long and stretches from Kinsale, in the South of Ireland, all along the west coast ending a... Continue Reading

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Irish Insights on 1415987085.523
 

5 Ways to Teach Your Children Thankfulness

Last Reply by Mrs Grace 1416921654.29 | in Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice, Mom to Mom Blogs

The amount of gifts my kids get this time of year borders on gluttony. Even at five they seem to expect that if they want it, they will get it...and then some... from Santa and the dozens of generous family members who adore them. I feel like it’s a consolation that at least my girls say tha... Continue Reading

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Kerstin Lindquist on 1415986611.507
 

Flashback Friday! My Mom & I Make Sock It To Me Cake

Last Reply by Zag 1416602083.827 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice

Hi, everyone! It SNOWED here yesterday in the Philadelphia area! We had a fire going in our living room last night and it felt like the holiday season was really here. Truth be told, it practically is here. Thanksgiving is two weeks away, Christmas is just over a month away, and it’s time to ... Continue Reading

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Jill Bauer on 1415986310.61
 

Fashionably Frightful

Last Reply by duclane 1415989109.067 | in Q Did What?, Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends

For a little holiday fun...Jayne, Wendy and I created this "Fashionably Frightful" gingerbread house for charity... We had a lot of laughs and glue gunned fingers creating it.. and someone says they are never doing this again! Lol! We encountered lots of trouble keeping it together!  The ... Continue Reading

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Pat James Dementri on 1415977541.29
 

Be the Best Thanksgiving Guest Ever

Last Reply by Brenda61 1416946425.173 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice

I’ve spent the majority of my working life in the 24/7 live television business (first in news, and now on QVC), which means that I’m far away from family on major holidays. This has put me in the uniquely wonderful position of being a holiday guest (read "mainstay") for some very specia... Continue Reading

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Rachel Boesing on 1415941200
 

"Dressing" The Tree

Last Reply by ladylovesred 1416631693.363 | in Fashion Talk, For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities

Many of you have asked to see the way I decorate for the holidays so I decided to  give you a sneak peek at what's to come.  Step 1 – Pick the perfect tree:  I found the perfect tree to compliment my family room. Because of my tall ceilings, I didn’t want it to take up t... Continue Reading

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Alberti QVC Host on 1415941200
 

To my dear friend, Lisa Robertson

Last Reply by sunnysw 1416842900.33 | in Hosts & Personalities

I'll start this blog with a few stories of our dear LR:   The first time I remember seeing LR I felt really intimidated. She's extremely pretty in person and probably one of the smartest women I've ever met.  So with that in mind... I thought best not to speak. You might have heard me ta... Continue Reading

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Courtney Cason on 1415909837.577
 

Risotto Under Pressure

Last Reply by QVCDivah 1416536788.28 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities

A few nights ago, I had to get ready for work and so my husband offered to cook dinner. I cook about 90% of the meals in our house, but when my husband cooks, it's always really good. However, I wasn't prepared for his meal to come together so quickly and for the kitchen to still look spotless.... Continue Reading

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Sandra Bennett on 1415854800
 

Easy Brussel Sprouts

Last Reply by KatCat1 1416356441.687 | in Beauty Banter, Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

I’ve been testing side recipes for Thanksgiving lately, and this one for roasted brussel sprouts was easy and delicious! I’m thinking it’s a definite for my Thanksgiving menu because it’s healthy, delicious, and adds some color to the table (gotta make it look good!).  I... Continue Reading

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Alberti QVC Host on 1415830039.85
 

Cheater Pressure Cooker Pulled Pork

In Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities

This is a cheater recipe because I use jarred BBQ sauce instead of making it from scratch.  The brown sugar & mustard add a little kick to the sauce.  The recipe is based on the one from the Cooks Essentials Pressure Cooker book.  Cheater Pressure Cooker Pulled Pork  Ingr... Continue Reading

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Jayne Brown on 1415820371.16
 

Easy Rustic Chard, Potato and Feta Tart

Last Reply by GypsySoul 1415865881.197 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities

I found this recipe for Rustic Chard, Potato, and Goat Cheese Tart in my Cooking Light magazine. I made it easier but loved the way it turned out! You will need: 1 bunch Swiss chard 1 cup vertically sliced red onion Pinch of salt 1 cup thinly sliced potato (I used red potatoes) 2 tsp chopped... Continue Reading

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Lisa Robertson on 1415807408.49
 

Harvest Recipe - Stuffed Acorn Squash

In Recipe Swap, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities

I have no idea why my children won’t eat potatoes; but I can get them to eat Acorn Squash?!?!  The mysteries never cease.  Oh well….    I also use this mixture for stuffed Bell Peppers.  By the way, the Olive Oil in this recipe is extra special as it i... Continue Reading

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Albany Irvin on 1415768400
 

My Night with Trisha Yearwood!

Last Reply by Briann 1415855681.65 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Music

Trisha is all mic’d up and ready to go! She had a musical segment with Dan from 8:45pm-9pm. We got a chance to talk backstage before she went on and she is LOVELY through and through. LIVE with Dan Wheeler – her voice blew us AWAY. You’ll see 5 great songs from her NEW studio al... Continue Reading

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Mary DeAngelis on 1415768400
 
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