• Favorite Greek Holiday Foods

    12/18/14 4:06 PM Comment

    Cultures around the world celebrate holidays in different ways, but one thing they all have in common is that family and food are at the center of the festivities.

  • How to make your own chocolate treats

    12/16/14 5:02 PM Comment

    Homemade gifts are a great way to save money on your holiday shopping list, and they add a special touch too! So, when it comes to homemade gifts, who could say no to chocolate?

  • Alexandria's Holiday Market

    12/10/14 2:34 PM Comment

    There's a brand new market in town, just in time for all your holiday shopping needs. It's called Alexandria's Holiday Market and features a unique blend of international flair!

  • Candy-free treats for Halloween

    10/30/14 3:01 PM Comment

    A crazy sugar-high is not uncommon for kids on Halloween night. While that can be fun, health-conscious parents may be looking for a healthier alternative. They don't want to take the excitement or fun out of the holiday...but they do want to take out some of the sugar!

  • Decorate your own Halloween donuts

    10/27/14 2:26 PM Comment

    Decorating festive treats is a great way to get into the Halloween spirit, so how about giving your donuts a spooky makeover?

  • Money saving 'tricks' for Halloween

    10/22/14 4:23 PM Comment

    Halloween is the spookiest holiday of the year. And some might say it's the hair raising costs, and not the ghosts and goblins that give them a fright.

  • National Pretzel Day

    4/25/14 3:41 PM Comment

    The pretzel is one of America's favorite snack foods, and that must be the reason its got its own holiday!

  • Dog treat recall by Bailey's Choice for Virginia

    11/12/13 8:00 PM

    A Georgia-based dog food company has expanded a recall involving its teriyaki dog treats over salmonella concerns.

  • FDA warns pet owners of dangerous jerky treats

    10/23/13 8:15 AM

    The Food and Drug Administration is asking dog and cat owners to report any problems their pets have had after eating jerky pet treats.

  • Kaytee Products bird treats recalled due to salmonella fears

    2/21/13 10:34 AM Comment

    Giant and Martin's supermarkets are pulling some bird treats from their store shelves. The treats could be contaminated with salmonella.


  • Valentine's Day crafts and treats

    2/13/13 5:49 PM Comment

    Craft and lifestyle expert Gina Tepper came on today to show us great Valentine's Day crafts and treats that you can make with your kids.

  • Thank you, Crumbs!

    11/26/12 3:38 PM Comment

    Big thanks to Crumbs Bake Shop for sending us goodies!

  • Halloween activities for your kids

    10/31/12 1:08 PM Comment

    Bonnie McDaniel of "Recipes for Good Living" magazine joined Melanie to talk about ideas for both indoor and outdoor activities that will help capture the spirit Halloween.

  • Inexpensive Halloween crafts

    10/23/12 1:35 PM Comment

    Gina Tepper, the founder of, stopped by to show us inexpensive and fun crafts for kids to make for Halloween.

  • The ladies of Georgetown Cupcake

    10/23/12 1:20 PM Comment

    Sophie and Katherine, the sisters behind Georgetown Cupcake came on the show to talk to Melanie and Natasha about their new book, "Sweet Celebrations".

  • Doggie Halloween treats from Dogma Bakery

    10/22/12 1:53 PM Comment

    Laura Tinter from Dogma Bakery came on the show to share special Halloween goodies for our furry friends.

  • Healthy Halloween treats

    10/18/12 1:28 PM Comment

    Halloween is a fun and scary time of year for kids, but it shouldn't be for parents who are keeping their little goblins' eating habits on the right track!