Today on Home & Family Friday, July 19th, 2013
Ladies and gentlemen, children of all ages, the greatest show on Earth is on today's "Home & Family!" Yes, that's right, the circus is in town. Mark, Cristina, and the family members are having fun clowning around. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Ringmaster Andre McClain introduces Alex and Irina Emelin, who wow the crowd with their act of prancing poodles.
To find out when Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Present "Built to Amaze" will be in a city near you, go to
Soap star Tuc Watkins fires up the grill to show us how he cooks a brined pork tenderloin. To add flavor, his secret ingredient is orange juice as a marinade. Also, the actor discusses "One Life to Live" celebrating its 45th anniversary and the transition to airing online. Plus, the single dad talks about his adorable twins.
Treating Varicose and Spider Veins
Dermatologist Dr. Sandra Lee, M.D. is in the house to explain the common causes of varicose and spider veins. One of her patients, Shari Scheidemantle, joins us to receive a treatment that magically erases spider veins right before our very eyes.
For more information, please visit skinps.com.
From Newport Beach Marine Operations, Rob Williams (Assistant Chief), George Leeper (Lifeguard Officer), and Kimmy Morrison (Seasonal Lifeguard) comprise an expert panel on beach safety. They advise swimmers to swim in zones supervised by lifeguards and to strictly adhere to the red, green, and yellow flags. Rob, George, and Kimmy also give an in-depth explanation of the dangers of rip currents and the best way to survive if you get caught in one.
For additional precautions, please visit newportbeachca.gov.
Another impressive act from Ringing Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus takes the ring for a mind-bending routine full of strength and flexibility. Contortionists Giovanni Perez & Virginia Tuells will have you cringing as you watch their acrobatics. The husband and wife team call themselves "Duo Fusion" and have a gymnastics background prior to running away with the circus.
To see them live, get tickets for Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Present "Built to Amaze" when it rolls into a city near you. Check out ringling.com for all the details.
Child Crossfit with Dan & Jadon Wells
Health and fitness expert Dan Wells is here to encourage parents to get children involved in crossfit at a young age. His son Jadon and two other youngsters tag along to demonstrate kid-friendly exercises. Dan explains the benefits and how this regime can boost performance in physical education class. He also compares crossfit to traditional organized sports. All of the exercises are modified to be healthy for developing, growing bodies, not allowing children to lift anything heavier than their school backpacks.
Nail art is all the rage and for celebrity beauty expert Katie Cazorla, nails are her canvas. She demonstrates techniques to achieve an ombre look for summer or a neon French manicure using polish from Revlon.
Check Katie out at katiecazorla.com for more beauty tips.
Paul Joachim found using chocolate as an art medium to be his true calling. It all began when he made a 3D cruiseship for his mom's 60th birthday party. He's gone on to create a lifesize replica of LeBron James dunking a basketball. Today, he reveals a sculpture of his 8-year-old niece Sage, who joins us to see her edible twin.
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