Today on Home & Family Tuesday, August 27th, 2013
Back from touring, Michael Somerville is hanging out with Mark and Cristina today. It's been a while since Michael was on the show and he's brought with him some hilarious stories from the road. Plus, Michael is answering more relationship questions from our viewers!
Described as, "'Glee' meets 'Stomp,'" the green-minded musical group Vocal Trash joins the family today! For 13 years the troupe has been performing their broadway-style show for thousands, teaching young people how to be eco-friendly through song and dance. Today, Mark & Cristina get to know a few of the Vocal Trash members before they jam out on the "Home & Family" stage!
And, make sure you follow Vocal Trash on Facebook at facebook.com/vocaltrash.
From the Hallmark Movie Channel Original, "After All These Years," actor Gregory Harrison joins the family today! Gregory gives a little background on his character, David, the former love interest of Audrey Brandon, played by Wendie Malick. Gregory also talks about catching the acting bug while growing up in the idyllic Catalina Island.
Breast Cancer Surgeon Dr. Funk
Joining the family today with the latest information on preventing and detecting breast cancer is surgeon and founder of The Pink Lotus Breast Center, Dr. Kristi Funk. Dr. Funk starts her talk by emphasizing the importance of early detection followed by tips on proper techniques for self breast exams. And later, Dr. Funk discusses some of the genetic factors the may increase your chances of developing cancer and what steps you can take to make sure you're keeping yourself healthy.
For more information on breast cancer from Dr. Kristi Funk, visit www.pinklotusbreastcenter.com.
Cristina steps into the kitchen to make a wonderful Earth Day themed salad. Today, Cristina shares the recipe for her Citrus Avocado salad. The salad incorporates earthy flavors from the arugula and walnut oil, which are perfectly paired with the fruity flavored raspberry vinaigrette and grapefruit.
Get more great recipes from Cristina at www.cristinaferrarecooks.com.
Celebrity Trainer Harley Pasternak
Celebrity trainer and author of "The Body Reset Diet," Harley Pasternak joins the family today. Harley has worked with some of the biggest names in Hollywood, from Katy Perry to Jessica Simpson. Today, Harley explains his revolutionary new diet system that focuses on the easiest, most effective way to slim down: blending. Along with his great tips, Harley shows how to make an Apple Pie Smoothie that's not just healthy, but tastes great too!
Learn More about Harley Pasternak's "Body Reset Diet" at his website harleypasternak.com.
From "Extreme Makeover Home Edition," Paige Hemmis is back with us today! The handygirl is sprucing up an entire wall in the media room with her DIY Family Tree. As Paige demonstrates, with just a few picture frames and some creativity, you and your family can create your own beautiful family tree. What materials are needed for Paige's Family Tree Decals/Frames?
- Paint-Paint Brushes
- Frames-different size frames, depending on size
- Sponge Stencils
For more on this project and Paige Hemmis, visit her at her website paigehemmis.com.
Globally renowned hair stylist Rossano Ferretti shares how he is changing the way hair is cut and styled through his revolutionary "method." Today, Rossano explains how "The Method" works to simply follow the natural fall of the hair. Through "The Method," a designer is able to show his best work and to enhance the individual beauty of every client.
Learn more about Rossano Ferretti's groundbreaking moves in hairstyling at metodorossanoferretti.com.