Food and family take center stage as TLC let us relish the fine taste of travel with the sweet relief of familial ties this month of August.
Best-selling author, reluctant food celebrity and culinary adventurer Anthony Bourdain returns with an all-new season of ANTHONY BOURDAIN: PARTS UNKNOWN. This season, Anthony has carved out a distinct place as a gastronomic Indiana Jones and his quest is the perfect dining experience. Join his travels to parts unknown in places like Jamaica, Tokyo or London and beyond, on the new season of Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, premiering on August 4, airing Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
Vietnamese chef Luke Nguyen stars in his new series LUKE NGUYEN’S UNITED KINGDOM. The show follows Luke as he travels and cooks his way across the length and breadth of the UK, discovering the wide and wonderful food delicacies of this fascinating island. Explore London, now widely acknowledged as one of the finest food capitals in the world, through Luke’s eyes as he discovers regional specialties, local culinary secrets, meets a host of local producers and characters and visit some of the world’s most historic iconic locations. Luke Nguyen’s United Kingdom premieres on August 10, airing Mondays at 9 p.m.
In an all-new season of CAKE BOSS, Buddy Valastro goes bigger as he makes seemingly-impossible cakes. And as he does so, he and his family struggle to manage the growth of Carlo's Bakery. Buddy is challenged week after week with escalating cake orders – from slot machines that really work to replicas of Mount Rushmore and the Statue of Liberty. Cake Boss season seven premieres on August 12, airing Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
Life is not slowing down for THE LITTLE COUPLE as they become new parents in the show’s latest season. After returning from their once-in-a- lifetime adventure to China to adopt their 3-year-old son William, the couple tackles the challenges of parenthood. Jen struggles to balance motherhood with her career as a doctor while Bill and Will bond over their love of cars. The couple stands strong in the face of Will's medical needs, and always tempers the struggle with their own brand of fun and optimism. And, after a long wait, they finally get approval to travel to India to meet and bring home their adopted two-year-old daughter, Zoey. The new season of The Little Couple premieres on August 26, at 10 p.m.