Last Reply by girl from the south1 | in Beauty Banter, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
"Shawn, you are a breath of fresh air. You are true blue, "what-you-see-is-what-you-get, funny, self aware and wonderful.
I wish you many wonderful gifts on your special day. Your friendship is one of my best gifts every day. Happy Birthday my friend!!!! :) ~ Lisa Robertson
"there was ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ColsGrl | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
My wish for you is that this is the best birthday to date. I want you to know how loved you are! Cheers to one of the most fun and stylish women I know. Happy birthday Lisa! Love, Courtney and Aaron
Dear Bestie, My birthday wish for you is that you fly as high as your wings want to go...that ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by wlk | in Hosts & Personalities, All About Handbags, TSV Talk
Every woman needs a great hobo in her handbag wardrobe. This is the last time I will get to be with you for a handbag Today’s Special Value® from the G.I.L.I.(TM) line, and I am so proud of this bag! I have found that great hobos are hard to find. Most of them tend to be either too generic... Continue Reading
Last Reply by bigbaglady | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
I hope everyone has been enjoying the great new product we have had available this fall season so far. In today’s show we have a great new sweater & a great new Active pant, new this season. We also have some great new colors available on some long-time customer favorites. Our most popular Denim & Co. pant, the Original Waist Stretch Pants with Side Pockets, is now available in a new color, raisin brown. And our Plaid Button Front Vest with Sherpa Lining is available in claret red, new today.
What colors are you looking for this fall?? I kno... Continue Reading
Last Reply by The Bird | in Kitchen & Food Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Today I decided to try something new in the kitchen. (After visiting Alberti and hearing how he does blogs on his recipes, I thought I would try it too).
I saw a number of videos on YouTube about making pizza crust with cauliflower, so I decided to try it! I looked at a number of different versions... Continue Reading
Last Reply by crazy for jewelry | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
November has always been a special month for me. Not because it’s my birthday, just because I love Fall and the lead up to Thanksgiving and Christmas, and the autumn months always feel like “old soul” months, which I am, for sure…an old soul.
If you missed my birthday snap... Continue Reading
Last Reply by lin novak | 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
Last Reply by rina33 | in Hosts & Personalities
For our Honeymoon we wanted to go somewhere that we may not get the chance to go back to for a good while. We decided to spend our honeymoon in French Polynesia both on the Paul Gauguin Ship and in Tahiti. There are 115 islands in French Polynesia; some that are very small and desolate, ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by tspam | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Are you ready for trick-or-treat night? I thought I was but some of the candy seems to have disappeared. I wouldn't know ANYTHING about that. As soon as I’m done blogging with you, I’ve got to hightail it over to the supermarket for another surplus of candy. What’s... Continue Reading
Last Reply by BAK4 | in Beauty Banter, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
I married into a family of military men. Mark’s dad served in the navy on a submarine during WWII and was fortunate enough to make it out alive. Mark’s brother also served in the Navy during the Vietnam War.
My husband, Mark, decided to join the United States Marine Corps after he gra... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Stellabellaroma | in Beauty Banter, Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities
When I first met Lisa it was a mix of emotions. I was excited, scared, happy, nervous (I was sweating bullets), and ohhhh so apparently SHY! It was one of the few times in my life I couldn’t speak a peep! Then she smiled…and suddenly…I could be me again. We chatted, w... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Penny0605 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Temp-tations, Hosts & Personalities
Alright, who’s with me? Of course the hustle and bustle of the approaching holidays has me in a caroling, cookie-swapping, gifting, menu-planning mood. Especially since just walking into QVC these days is like stepping into Santa’s workshop.
And with Cooking on Q: Holiday Edition righ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by ShopperAZ | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
Halloween is right around the corner! Have you gotten your candy yet? Will you get very many trick-or-treaters this year? I haven’t bought my candy quite yet—I wanted to wait as long as possible so I didn’t eat it all myself. So far, my plan has worked. But ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by baker | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
Well the last few weeks have been a new chapter in my life and Nikki's college life...I have been sending weekly care packages filled with food, warm socks, decorations and anything else I could think of to remind her of home...I am officially on a first name basis with my new friends at the post of... Continue Reading
Last Reply by croemer | in Joan Rivers Classics Collection, Jewelry Talk, Hosts & Personalities
On the morning of August 28 as I was getting ready for work, Joan Rivers inexplicably popped into my mind. For some reason, I began wondering what the world—and QVC—would be like without the inimitable Joan. It wasn’t until an hour or so later while driving to work that I heard the news that Joan had been admitted to Mount Sinai Hospital after undergoing an endoscopy in a Manhattan clinic.
Like the rest of the world, Joan was in my thoughts during the following week as news continued to come in about her condition. Just when it sounded like she was improving, he... Continue Reading
Last Reply by GirlfriendGirlfriend | in Hosts & Personalities, Holiday Advice
One of the things that makes the house look festive is having people over and setting the table for a party. One of the best ways to make your house look festive--without people--is setting the table anyway! By making your table look like an event, the entire house looks like you're ready to enterta... Continue Reading
Last Reply by DrBling | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
Homemade treats are always a welcome gift during the holidays. My grandmother’s recipe for Candied Walnuts is one I’ve shared with family and friends for years.
Today, Lock & Lock is going to make sharing for the holidays a little easier with a set of 6 bowls and 6 adorabl... Continue Reading
Last Reply by nikki625 | 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 Suzie G | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I was supposed to be apple picking at the orchard today, but the pumpkins kept calling my name…
I did manage to pick a few apples in the end and I'm going to cook my heart out over the next few days. After all, there were 18 apple recipes in the blog I sha... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mugss | in Beauty Banter, Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Living on the west coast, I never really had any cravings for “comfort food” beyond the occasional burger. My main staple foods were salmon, grilled chicken, spinach and kale – I know what you’re thinking – a little boring. Well, the change of seasons ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by GypsySoul | 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
Last Reply by Gypsy123 | in Fashion Talk, Health & Fitness, Hosts & Personalities
As a young boy growing up in St. Joe, Michigan, I loved to go down to the lake and sit at the foot of the lighthouse on the north pier to watch the sunset. It was there that I would dream about what I wanted to be when I grew up. I dreamed that I would be many things; a baseball player, ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by cookieQ | in Fashion Talk, Dennis Basso, Hosts & Personalities
Hi everyone! I just love this time of year when the leaves are turning and there's a little nip in the air. Growing up, next to Christmas, Halloween was my favorite holiday. I'm not sure if it was getting dressed up, creating my own costume or if it was all that candy! OMG! Our local school wo... Continue Reading
Last Reply by taxer | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
Hello Denim Divas,
I hope you are enjoying the new season and am sure you are very busy preparing for the holidays. Such a great time of the year!
My team and I recently went to Europe trend shopping, and I wanted to share some pictures with you. Plus, we saw a lot of really nice fresh color combi... Continue Reading
Last Reply by D Blandford | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I’m already starting to get used to this gets-darker-earlier thing, but I’m having trouble acknowledging that we’re more than a week into the month of November! Thanksgiving is three weeks away! Christmas is less than two months away. Luckily, my In the Kitc... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Don | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
Some of you may know I was a broadcast journalist before coming to QVC. And let me tell you...once a writer, always a writer. Every time I sit down to blog, I tend to write a volume. But even this journalist knows that sometimes pictures can say so much more than careful, thoughtf... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sunfloweryellow | in Fashion Talk, For the Home Talk, Hosts & Personalities
If you've shopped with me for a while, you probably know I'm Halloween obsessed. I love decorating the house for fall and Halloween. Every year we have a themed Halloween party. Last year was Harry Potter, this year is The Great Pumpkin! Here I am as Lucy from Peanuts.
When I decorate the o... Continue Reading
Last Reply by jilly-jill | in Fashion Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
Our Boxer, Tito
My niece's dog, Penny
Our son, Ryan
Our son, Eric
OUr daughter, Elizabeth
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
Last Reply by Carrieoke | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
How many of you grew up eating sweet potato pie? If you hail from the South, I bet you’ve eaten a pie or two yourself…in one sitting. But, if you’re not a Southerner, sweet potato pie may sound a little strange. Sweet potatoes? In a pie? Well, this North Ca... Continue Reading
Last Reply by annieb88 | in Hosts & Personalities, Among Friends, Mom to Mom Blogs
My oldest daughter has always picked easy Halloween costumes. In the past, she has just pointed to a costume in a catalog and we are done. Princess Leia, princess witch, girly vampire, princess ninja... you get the idea. Princess with a twist. However, my five year-old  ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by SKITTLE | in Beauty Banter, Beauty's Best Gifts, Hosts & Personalities
This November, I celebrate the start of my 25th anniversary on QVC. With admiration and appreciation, I thank all of you for your continued support and love of my products. Your stories and experiences truly fill my heart with joy and ignite my creative passion.
From October 31–November 2014, I'll be presenting a very special, limited-edition duo of TOVA Signature and TOVA Nights to celebrate this milestone. Taking inspiration from one of my favorite crystal designers, I created a deeply faceted crystal collector’s bottle to house these beloved eau de parfums in a v... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mtnbikegirl | in Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
I saw a version of this recipe several years ago online. Since then, I've tweaked it to include ingredients my family likes. Even if you think it sounds strange, I highly recommend you try it. No one in my family can tell the difference between the taste of real fried rice and this cauliflower... Continue Reading
Last Reply by girl from the south1 | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Recipe Swap, Hosts & Personalities
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
Last Reply by 65and fabulous | in Beauty Banter, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
The older I get, the more I appreciate when someone compliments me on my skin. I’m a firm believer that good skin starts with good “skin care”. I don’t just mean products -- I mean, how you “care” for your skin.
I can remember my grandmother doing the same routin... Continue Reading
Last Reply by goocharoo | 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 rina33 | in The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities, Q News
Happy birthday, my friend. I don't even know where to start – you are such an amazing woman. Smart, kind, funny, tenacious, loyal & beautiful. From the moment we met, you embraced me. You were straightforward, honest, and willing to share. Qualities that many women do not often share ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by baker | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities, Mom to Mom Blogs
When I tell the story of how my husband Dan and I met, I usually mention he was living in a boat. What good California girl could resist a guy with a house on the water? In the next seven months before he proposed, I fell in love with his love of the water, his humor, his dancing, his hair… b... Continue Reading
Last Reply by mtnbikegirl | in Fashion Talk, Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
The AM Style ladies and I love a “Craft Challenge”! And there are few things we look forward to more than our annual Halloween activity.
This year we decided to each make something using Halloween Candy. I originally thought I would give Candy Corn a try, but I settled on Tootsie Pops. ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Zona hottie | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
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
Last Reply by KatCat1 | in Fashion Talk, Hosts & Personalities, All About Accessories
Meet my friend Beth who, with the help of her husband Dennis, designs one of my favorite accessory brands, Lizden's Marvelush. You may have heard me gush about how much I enjoy their super-soft scarves and wraps.
I just love how easy it is to incorporate scarves into an outfit. Whether ... Continue Reading
Last Reply by artemis | in Pet Lovers, Hosts & Personalities, Q News
I adopted Bailey & Olivia in early 2011. This itty-bitty brother and sister team, two total puffballs, delighted me in every way. Initially Bailey was the timid one and Olivia was the adventurous one.
As they grew in to adolescence, all gangly and lean, their personalities started to em... Continue Reading
Last Reply by maryland lady | 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 Chamma | in Fashion Talk, Denim & Co, Hosts & Personalities
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 Niqui | in Pet Lovers, Hosts & Personalities, TSV Talk
Hello my fellow pet-lovers!
Thank you, as ALWAYS, for sending in your photos this week for Sundays with Carolyn and Dan! It looks like there are a lot of other kitties that love playing the Games for Cats App on mommy and daddy's tablets! How FUN!! I love to see your photos, and I know everyone els... Continue Reading
Last Reply by sasycyn43 | in For the Home Talk, Pet Lovers, Hosts & Personalities
Last week, I had the most amazing time as the QVC remote team and I headed to Los Angeles for our premiere show with Ellen DeGeneres, to launch her seasonal home collection created especially for QVC, E.D. On Air! It was non-stop fun from beginning to end and I wanted to share a few notes and behind... Continue Reading
Last Reply by Tous | in Kitchen & Food Talk, Hosts & Personalities
I love everything about pumpkin. I love the shape. I love the color. I love the smell. And I LOVE the taste. So many holiday recipes—like pumpkin pie—are steeped in tradition. But, I stumbled upon a dump cake recipe that’s fun and different and calls for…you k... Continue Reading
Last Reply by AIR CORSR | in Kitchen & Food Talk, The Q We Love, Hosts & Personalities
1 box yellow cake mix
1 small package vanilla instant pudding mix
1-1/3 cup of water
1/4 vegetable oil
2 cups flaked coconut
1 cup chopped nuts, of your choice (I generally use walnuts)
Blend cake mix, pudding mix, water, eggs and vegetable oil in a large mixing bow... Continue Reading
Last Reply by KateChopin | in Hosts & Personalities, All About Shoes, Mom to Mom Blogs
Someone asked me if I thought boots were a good choice for a holiday gift, and I answered "of course!" Thinking back over the last few years, either I've given my daughters a pair of boots for Christmas, or I got a pair from them! We know the shoe size of the women closest to us, so figur... Continue Reading
Last Reply by rhondajune | 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