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July 31, 2013
Los Angeles, CA—OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and P&G announced today that production has begun on season three of the daytime series Home Made Simple, with Soleil Moon Frye serving as the weekly show's new host. In addition, the new season will feature same exciting format changes, including a shift from one-hour to half-hour episodes. Home Made Simple airs Saturdays at 9:00 a.m. ET/PT, only on OWN and will return this October. The series' stylish principles are featured on www.homemadesimple.com.
Whether giving a room a much-needed revamp, planning and pulling off a major family event, or throwing a party to remember, Home Made Simple pairs a deserving family with a team of professionals who help identify and facilitate practical and affordable solutions to transform household projects into completed successes. In addition to time, money and space-saving tips, participants and viewers alike are exposed to current decorating trends, creative party planning, recipe ideas for entertaining and easy to complete craft projects.
Soleil Moon Frye joins Home Made Simple as host for season three. Known to millions for her role as TV’s iconic "Punky Brewster," Soleil is now all grown up and a married mom of two who has found a whole new audience of admirers as a Momtreprenuer. She is the co-founder of the popular blog moonfrye.com and in August 2013 the company will expand further with the launch of their mobile app "Moonfrye". In 2007 she also co-founded clothing line The Little Seed. She chronicled her "perfectly imperfect" adventures in parenting in her first book, Happy Chaos, and her second book, Let's Get This Party Started, is due out October 15, 2013, and features affordable and stress-free ways to create kidfriendly get-togethers. She is a regular contributor on Today.
Produced in collaboration with MediaVest LiquidThread, Home Made Simple is based on the style principles featured on Procter & Gamble's popular website, homemadesimple.com. Viewers can go online to www.homemadesimple.com to learn more valuable tips and tricks for home improvement.
At Home Made Simple, it's the personal touch that matters most. Whether it's an inspiring décor idea or a refreshing approach to organizing, everything at Home Made Simple is designed to empower and inspire you to make your home even better and live your life a little easier.
Home Made Simple is produced by Green Harbor Productions.
To learn more about Soleil Moon Frye, visit her Home Made Simple bio page.
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About Home Made Simple
Procter & Gamble created the multifaceted Home Made Simple brand over 10 years ago, comprised of a TV show, website, email newsletter, and book. For more information, please visit www.homemadesimple.com.
About Procter & Gamble
P&G serves approximately 4.6 billion people around the world with its brands. The company has one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Pampers®, Tide®, Ariel®, Always®, Whisper®, Pantene®, Mach3®, Bounty®, Dawn®, Fairy®, Gain®, Charmin®, Downy®, Lenor®, Iams®, Crest®, Oral-B®, Duracell®, Olay®, Head & Shoulders®, Wella®, Gillette®, Braun®, Fusion®, Ace®, Febreze®, Ambi Pur®, SK-II®, and Vicks®. The P&G community includes operations in approximately 75 countries worldwide. Please visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about P&G and its brands.
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Published on July 31, 2013