Today on Home & Family Friday, November 8th, 2013
Laugh your socks off with actor Tim Conway, who recounts some of his most famous sketches. He talks about the difficulties he encountered growing up with a learning disability and spreads his love of horses. Tim also shares memories of fun times with Johnny Carson and ad-libbing on "The Carol Burnett Show."
Continue laughing with Tim at timconway.com. "The Dentist" skit from "The Carol Burnett Show" is courtesy of Whacko, Inc.
Rocco DiSpirito's Mama's Meatballs & Instant Italian Ice
The super popular chef Rocco DiSpirito is in the "Home & Family" kitchen for the second day in a row. Today, he honors his mom's original meatball recipe, all while axing the calorie count. Rocco explains how eggplant makes this 3-meat recipe unique. Chef Fabio Viviani even drops in to lend his hands and expertise. Then, Rocco blends his own instant Italian ice, which proves to be a big hit. Later, Matt Rogers joins the family for a game of "Two Truths and a Lie."
Fabio's new cookbook, "Fabio's Italian Kitchen," is available at www.amazon.com. For more information on the chef and to subscribe to his newsletter, "Fabio's Kitchen Academy," go to www.fabioviviani.com.
Check out TV host and country singer Matt Rogers at mattrogersusa.com.
Must-Have Man Products for Women
Kym Douglas tells women about all the hidden gems they can find in their guy's closet and medicine cabinet. Fancy-named pink products marketed towards females are just overpriced versions of male-centric items that can really be unisex.
1. Barbasol Shaving Cream, $1.79
2. Old Spice "Classic Scent" Deodorant provides 24 hour protection. 3. For irritated blemishes, use a styptic pencil for redness relief. 4. To get rid of peach fuzz, try the "Conair Men's 2 Blade Trimming System," www.walgreens.com
5. Towel drying your hair may cause frizz. Use cotton boxers instead for a healthy shine.
6. Hanes "Classic White Crew" Shirts, $3 for a 3-pack at target.com
Get additional tips from lifestyle and beauty expert Kym Douglas at KymDouglas.com.
Bailee Madison brings the holiday spirit as she cheerfully talks about her new Hallmark Channel Original Movie "Pete's Christmas." She recalls the fun she had shooting the film with authentic snow in a small town outside of Toronto, Canada. The accomplished 14-year-old actress shares her favorite Christmas tradition and discusses her role on the freshman series " Trophy Wife." And, the kind-hearted Bailee squeezes out fresh details about her birthday party and involvement as a National Youth Spokesperson for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation.
The Hallmark Channel Original Movie "Pete's Christmas" premieres tonight at 8/7c on Hallmark Channel. Watch Bailee on "Trophy Wife" on Tuesdays at 9:30/8:30c on ABC.
Learn more about Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation at www.alexslemonade.org.
Fitness trainer and P90X workout creator Tony Horton leads the family members in a beginner workout class. Tony comforts people considering signing up for his intense 90-day fitness program, promising there's no reason to be intimidated and you can ease your way in at your own comfort level. By sticking with his powerful exercise regimen, you'll be shedding the pounds in no time and basking in the results.
For more info on any of Tony's programs, including his upcoming P90X3 program, go to Tony's website at www.tonyhortonsworld.com.
Jessie Jane's Fall Candle Holders
Today, Jessie Jane crafts fall-inspired candle holders with real leaves from your backyard. She teaches Mark to Mod Podge and glitterize the fallen leaves for a decorative and festive hue.
For more with Jessie Jane, visit lilyshop.com.
Shirley Bovshow plants an indoor garden in a wicker basket. Play with the colors and textures of the plants and keep Shirley's three Ps in mind:
1. Protect your home with waterproof baskets. 2. Prop plants for visual interest. 3. Place plants strategically in planter. For more with Shirley Bovshow, visit EdenMakers.com and FoodieGardener.com and follow her on Twitter @EdenMaker or @FoodieGardeners.
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The Carey Bros. are making steady progress in "Home & Family's" bathroom makeover. Today, they install our new shower.
Be sure to visit www.onthehouse.com for more with The Carey Brothers.