Today on Home & Family Monday, January 13th, 2014
Brooke D'Orsay is a calendar girl in the Hallmark Channel Original Movie "June in January" when her monster-in-law, played by Marilu Henner, forces her to expedite her wedding by five months. The actress praises Marilu's remarkable memory and teaches us a special sleep trick she learned from her co-star.
The Hallmark Channel Original Movie "June in January" premieres Saturday, January 18 at 7/6c on the Hallmark Channel. You can also see Brooke when she returns for season six of " Royal Pains" on the USA Network next summer.
At-Home Fitness with Kym Douglas
Working out doesn't need to feel like another chore to check off your list anymore. Instead, Kym Douglas has mastered the art of multitasking to get in her daily exercise while doing housekeeping. Get a toned body for a homebody as you burn calories! Work your legs, hips, and thighs while vacuuming, washing dishes, reading, and so much more. Strengthen your triceps as you do laundry and bulk up those biceps with groceries.
Navy SEAL Lt. Cmdr. Rorke Denver
Lt. Cmdr. Rorke Denver discusses his decision to enlist in the military as a Navy SEAL. He explains how his athletic past prepared him both physically and mentally to complete the strenuous training at bootcamp. The Lt. Cmdr. describes the teamwork and brotherly bond he formed with his fellow soldiers. Today, he explains the sacrifices military families make and why he left active duty to be with his wife and children.
You can buy Rorke's book "Damn Few: Making the Modern SEAL Warrior" wherever books are sold. The paperback is available on January 14th.
Chef Devin Alexander
"The Biggest Loser" chef and weight loss coach Devin Alexander explains what her 365 Day Challenge entails. By incorporating a mile-long run/walk and calorie-cutting meals into your daily lifestyle, Devin is positive you'll soon see excellent results. Her recipes, perfect to serve during the big game, allow guests to eat larger portions for fewer calories without sacrificing the taste. She shares the secret behind her chorizo nachos, buffalo wings, green potato salad, flourless espresso chocolate cake, chili cheese fries, and more.
Get these low-cal recipes>> Watch Devin live on Google + Hangouts on January 22 at 3 PT at plus.google.com/+biggestloser/posts. " The Biggest Loser" airs Tuesdays at 8/7c on NBC. Learn more about Devin's diet tips at facebook.com/devinalexander.
DIY Googly Eyed Hand Puppets with Tanya Memme
Talk to the hand! Keep your little ones entertained with sock-er mom Tanya Memme's silly oogly eyed puppets. With a sock, some pipe cleaners, and of course glitter, you too can turn your hands into your giggly kid's new best friend.
It's double the pleasure and double the fun on this installment of Makeover Monday! Identical twins Tova Goldring and Mali Cobrin have different personalities and think it's finally time to have two distinct, individual looks. Debbie Matenopoulos and her glam team swoop in to give these mirror-image sisters styles they can call their own.
Meet the beauty squad:
Debbie Matenopoulos, @IAmDebbieM
Susan Yara, Beauty Editor at New Beauty Magazine, newbeauty.com
Troy Jensen, Celebrity Makeup Artist, troyjensen.com
David John, Hairstylist at Sally Hershberger Salon in Los Angeles, sallyhershberger.com
Adriana Gallarzo, Fashion Stylist, adrianagallarzo.com
Flu-Proof Your Home with Jill Simonian
Jill Simonian has the foolproof precautions to flu-proof your home. To prevent the flu from spreading to all members in your household, Jill asks her doctor husband to demonstrate effective handwashing habits. She also explains the best way to disinfect with bleach, zap germs out of sponges, and breathe cleaner air with a dehumidifier. Plus, Jill reveals that a lot of germs are hiding out in our electronics and laundry.
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