Today on Home & Family Thursday, June 5th, 2014
Actor Peter Parros plays Judge Davis Harringston on the hit show "The Haves and the Have Nots." He tells us about the premise of the drama series, depicting characters who measure wealth, or lack thereof, not only in terms of money, but also love and family. Peter speaks about working with Tyler Perry and shooting in Atlanta. Plus, he recalls riding around with David Hasselhoff in "Knight Rider."
"The Haves and the Have Nots" airs Tuesdays at 9/8c on OWN.
Chef Hans Rockenwagner Makes Pretzels
Rockenwagner Bakery Group CEO Chef Hans Rockenwagner brings authentic German pretzels to America. He makes a batch of dough and teaches Cristina how to twist and braid the perfect pretzel. Hans also shares a brief history of the pretzel and he introduces us to his Pretzel Happy Hour menu items- the pretzel pizza, burger, and dog.
Get more from The Pretzel King of the West Coast, Hans Rockenwagner, at rockenwagner.com.
Expert Closet Cleaning Tips and Tricks with Anya Sarre
Fashion and style expert Anya Sarre tidies up our messy closet one item at a time. She suggests dedicating an entire day to straighten up your closet, void of distractions. Anya shows us her favorite space-efficient hangers that make the closet look like a chic boutique. Then, she uses a pillow case to display accessories such as neckties, bow ties, and jewelry. When organizing your closet, she explains how to sort the items into three piles- keep, toss, and donate. For your sentimental outfits, make a special box to store elsewhere.
"E! News" Chief News Correspondent and author Ken Baker discusses some of the juiciest celeb gossip, including Kourtney Kardashian's rumored third pregnancy. Plus, find out how the journalist uses his instincts, friends, and sources to break stories, such as Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck's split less than a week before their wedding! He speaks about maintaining his credibility by admitting to and apologizing for occasional errors in his reporting. Then, Ken describes the storyline of his new novel, "How I Got Skinny, Famous, and Fell Madly In Love," about an overweight teenager whose momager-wannabe mother casts her on a reality show to lose weight. Next, the family plays a celebrity quiz game.
"How I Got Skinny, Famous, and Fell Madly In Love" is available now. For the latest entertainment news headlines, go to eonline.com.
Actress Nikki DeLoach fills us in on the latest from the fourth season of "Awkward." She also shares childhood memories of working alongside Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, Ryan Gosling, and more on "The All New Mickey Mouse Club." The show has proven to be a breeding ground for cultivating talent, teaching the young stars on the rise discipline and solid work ethic. On "Awkward," Nikki mimics her relationship with her fictional daughter on the bond she has with her own mother. Off screen, Nikki is the proud mom of a baby boy and discusses balancing it all and the guilt she felt when she missed hearing her son's first word. "Awkward" airs Tuesdays at 10/9c on MTV.
Follow Nikki on Twitter @nikkideloach.
Tanya Memme shares her harrowing tale of yanking a raccoon off her cat in the middle of the night. Then, Johnathan Russell joins the conversation to educate us on how to safely remove unwelcome critters from our home and how Tanya should have reacted differently. He explains how he humanely captures tresspassing animals and re-releases them into the wild. Johnathan also tells homeowners how they can protect their families from furry intruders. For more information on Johnathan Russell and West Coast Trappers, go to westcoasttrappers.com.
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Turmeric with Sophie Uliano
Sophie Uliano educates us on the health benefits of turmeric, which contains miraculous medicinal compounds. The potency is used as an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory to prevent and treat Alzheimer's disease. A teaspoon a day can keep the doctor away! She explains the wide variety of forms you can consume turmeric in.
The Turmeric drink is available at turmericalive.com for $5. For more from natural lifestyle expert Sophie Uliano go to: Website:
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