Today on Home & Family Monday, October 14th, 2013
Chocolate Cake with Nutella Buttercream Frosting
Fabio Viviani and the rest of the family members go nuts for Nutella! To wish Fabio Viviani a happy belated birthday, Cristina uses his favorite ingredient to make a chocolate cake with Nutella buttercream frosting.
Wacky Beauty Products with Kym Douglas
Beauty expert Kym Douglas joins us today with wacky beauty products she swears you cannot live without. Pucker up like Angelina Jolie with a lip plumper. And, to complete your red carpet-ready look, Kym demonstrates some gadgets that get rid of that flappy skin under your neck and on your arms. Also, add a microneedle therapy roller to your cosmetic bag to help serum soak deeper into your skin. Moving from beauty to dishes, Kym puts on a happy face for a sponge featured on ABC's "Shark Tank."
Products: Belle Body Buffer
Neckline Slimmer www.asseenontv.com - $29.99
Microneedle Therapy www.microneedle.com - $29.99
Jolie Lips Lip Plumper www.cosmesearch.com - $27.95
Scrub Daddy www.getscrubdaddy.com - $3.99
Mop Slippers www.asseenontv.com
Get additional tips from lifestyle and beauty expert Kym Douglas at KymDouglas.com.
Fabio Viviani Cooks Tuscan Pici with Lamb RaguChef Fabio Viviani's birthday celebration continues with special messages from his staff at restaurants Firenze Osteria in North Hollywood, CA and Caf é Firenze in Moorpark, CA. As a gift to all the family members, the birthday boy teaches us to make hand-stretched Italian pasta. He promises his recipe for Tuscan pici with lamb ragu is fit for a king.
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.
Tamera Mowry-Housley & Adam Housley
Parents to an 11-month-old son, Tamera Mowry-Housley and Fox News correspondent husband Adam Housley are here to talk about co-parenting with their hectic travel schedules. The couple explains how welcoming a baby strengthened their relationship and reveal they plan to expand their family. Tamera certainly has pregnancy on her mind in her latest role as a spokesperson for Clearblue. She tells us how the brand's latest pregnancy test estimates how many weeks along moms-to-be are with 99% accuracy. Tamera also tells us how she learned about her first preganancy and shared the exciting news with Adam via text.
For more information, go to clearblueeasy.com. The pregnancy test is available at major drug store chains.
Tanya Memme's DIY Chair Cushion Makeover
Tanya Memme enlists the helpful hands of Mark and Cristina to upholster a chair cushion in only 15 minutes. She talks about what to consider when choosing fabric to give your dining room a fresh, new look. And, you can even use excess fabrics to create a matching table runner. Best of all, no sewing is involved. Instead, Tanya uses Heat N' Bond Hem Tape.
Bizzie GoldCelebrity trainer and wellness expert Bizzie Gold isn't allowing her lupus diagnosis get in the way of living a healthy, productive life. She explains how she treats symptoms solely through strategic nutrition, without medication at all. For amazing results, Bizzie pairs her holistic slimdown plan with BUTI yoga. "Home & Family" producer Milena Monrroy joins the conversation and commits to transitioning to Bizzie's method to treat her own case of lupus.
Winter Squash with Shirley Bovshow
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow returns to tell us about a wide variety of pumpkins and squash and what recipes you can make from each. Plus, one variation of squash can even be used to create a loofah bath sponge.
We'd like to extend our gratitude to Melissa's World Produce for supplying our winter squash collection. Visit their site at Melissas.com.
To show appreciation for "Home & Family" production accountant Celia Hallquist, we spoiled her with the royal treatment from the glam squad today. She got an all-new head-to-toe look to update her style. You won't believe your eyes when you see the before-and-after comparison.
Learn more about Celia's makeover>> Check out the glam squad at: Laurie Graham, stylist lauriegrahamstyle.com
Dawn McCoy, beauty expert BeautyFrosting.com
Robby LaRiviere, hairstylist robbylariviere.com
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