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Saturday, July 4 on Western Reserve PBS
11:30 a.m. This Old House, A Home for Matt & Cat
Kevin meets HFOT community outreach coordinator Chris Mitchell, who explains why community involvement is important. More than 150 local volunteers are laying down the sod, mulching the beds and planting. Closet builder Brian McSharry has been working with the DeWitts on a special design for the master closet, and Norm and Kevin work with Matt to design and build a table for the new dining room. At the end of a long journey, the DeWitts move into their new home.
Sunday, July 5 on Western Reserve PBS
2:30 p.m. Pati’s Mexican Table, Tamaliza!
An episode dedicated to one of Mexico’s most iconic foods: tamales. Pati will cook a few variations of tamales, both savory and sweet, then her girlfriends stop by for a tamal party – a tamaliza!
Tuesday, July 7 on Western Reserve PBS
10 p.m. POV, Tough Love
What makes a good parent? How do you prove you are responsible after you've been deemed unfit? Having lost custody of their children to Child Protective Services, two parents — one in New York City and one in Seattle — fight to win back the trust of the courts and reunite their families in Stephanie Wang-Breal's film. Acknowledging their past parenting mistakes due to poverty, poor choices and addiction, the two parents contend with a complex bureaucracy to prove they deserve a second chance.
Sunday, July 12 on Western Reserve PBS
2:30 p.m. Pati’s Mexican Table, Mexamericana
Pati’s family is the perfect example of cultures colliding – Mexican and American. The happy result is the creation of unique and tasty recipes in the kitchen on a daily basis. In this episode, Pati dives deep into the blending of these cultures and comes up with some classic American recipes with a delicious Mexican twist. Of course, the meeting of Mexican and American cultures is happening in small towns and big cities all over America, too! Pati will also take us to a local restaurant where she’ll get the story, and taste the results of, their unique Mex-American story.
Sunday, July 19 on Western Reserve PBS
2:30 p.m. Pati’s Mexican Table, Cooking With the Fans
Pati is in constant contact with her fans – through Facebook, Twitter, email – and they love to give her feedback on her recipes. In this episode, Pati will update and put new spins on her three most popular recipes according to the fans. And she’ll surprise a lucky fan by showing up at his or her house!
Sunday, July 26 on Western Reserve PBS
2:30 p.m. Pati’s Mexican Table, Street Food Favorites
Street food has always been popular, but these days it’s booming as more and more chefs are bringing food trucks and stands to the streets! In this episode, Pati visits the city of Guanajuato, known for having some of the best street food in all of Mexico, to highlight some of her favorites. Then, she shows us how we can recreate some of them in our own kitchens.