Today on Home & Family Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
Jennie Garth swings by to discuss how handy she is with her toolbelt during her complete home remodel. She's allowing a camera to document the top to bottom makeover as she converts her house into a green home by removing toxins and using solar energy. Plus, find out what life is like for Jennie post-divorce.
"The Jennie Garth Project" airs Tuesdays at 9/8c on HGTV.
For more with Jennie, follow her on Twitter @jenniegarth.
Cristina Cooks Butterscotch Popcorn Balls
Cristina and Dr. Drew have a ball in the kitchen together making butterscotch popcorn balls! You can coat these sweet treats in peanut butter or other toppings and wrap up as an adorable gift for Halloween, Thanksgiving, or Christmas.
Prostate Cancer with Dr. Drew Pinsky
Dr. Drew Pinsky gets candid about his personal bout with prostate cancer. Find out why he's forever indebted to his wife for encouraging him to get checked out by a doctor. Learn the steps he took after receiving his diagnosis and the recovery and consequences of his surgery. Today, Dr. Drew sits on the board of the Prostate Cancer Foundation and talks about a PSA he and his wife filmed to raise awareness for the cause.
Facts & Figures:
1. Prostate cancer is to men what breast cancer is to women.
2. Prostate cancer affects 1 in 7 men, making it the most common non-skin cancer in America. 3. In 2014 alone, 233,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. For more information about prostate cancer, go to the Prostate Cancer Foundation at www.pcf.org.
DIY Clutch Purse with Erica Domesek
Celebrities are walking red carpets clutching onto box purses that cost upwards of a thousand dollars! Erica Domesek is here today to make this fashionable evening bag at a much more reasonable price. Starting with an acrylic box with hinges, Erica simply embellishes it with adhesive glittery paper.
Visit Erica Domesek, Founder, at psimadethis.com.
"The Young and the Restless" Stars Joshua Morrow & Sharon Case
It's take two for Joshua Morrow and Sharon Case's characters on "The Young and the Restless." The fictional couple is taking a second trip down the aisle on Friday's show. After 12 years of marriage, the two called it quits only to fall in love again. We take a look back at their first proposal and hear all about their epic bachelor and bachelorette parties. The lovebirds are set to tie the knot on Friday's episode, but will something stand in the way of their "I Do's?" Joshua and Sharon share their excitement to be cranking up the heat on their love scenes and they stick around to play a round of the "Re-Newleywed Game."
"The Young and the Restless" airs weekdays on CBS daytime. Check local listings for time.
Teach Your Dog to Fetch the Remote with Laura Nativo
Too lazy to get off the sofa to grab the remote? Teach your dog to fetch it and other objects for you. Laura Nativo goes through the basics of training a dog to retrieve items by assigning a word and increasing their vocabulary. Find out the backchaining method of training in reverse and the three D's…distance, distraction, and duration.
To learn more about Hallmark Channel's Pet Project, visit
Century Eggs with Dan Kohler
Food explorer Dan Kohler introduces us to a delicacy from the Far East. Learn the history behind the Chinese tradition of preserving eggs. Find out how to create a chemically extreme environment with alkaline that keeps the raw eggs fresh enough to eat 3-6 months or more later.
Check out renegadekitchen.com.
Whooping Cough with Dr. JJ Levenstein
Board certified pediatrician Dr. JJ Levenstein, MD, FAAP explains why whooping cough is rising at an alarming rate in the United States and why newborns are placed at an increased risk. Learn about the effectiveness of the vaccine and if it's safe for pregnant women. And, take note of what symptoms to be on the lookout for.
Take parenting classes instructed by Dr. Levenstein online by visiting www.momassembly.com. To learn more about parents' concerns with kids go to her Facebook page at www.facebook.com/TheMDMoms. Also, find helpful parenting products at the website Dr. Levenstein co-founded and serves as president of, www.mdmoms.com.
Sophie Uliano's Morning Smoothie
Sophie Uliano blends together superfoods to give herself a nutritious boost each morning. Mix a whole bunch of food groups and fruity flavors into one smoothie a day and you'll only run up a tab of $11/week. Sophie does caution diabetics to limit their sugary fruit intake, thought.
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