Today on Home & Family Tuesday, February 11th, 2014
Everyone knows her name! Rhea Perlman takes pride in her superb work ethic, not missing a single episode of "Cheers" in its 11 year run. She tells us the funny gag gift the cast got Kirstie Alley to welcome her to the show. Rhea also received an out of the ordinary gift from Kirstie, a potbellied-pig! Now, the two actresses have reunited on the hilarious sitcom "Kirstie."
"Kirstie" airs on TV Land on Wednesdays at 10:30/9:30c.
"Cheers" can be seen weeknights on Hallmark Channel. Learn about Children's Action Network at
Fabio Viviani Cooks Baked Ziti with Italian Sausage Ragu
Fabio Viviani put a ring on it! The chef announces he popped the question over the holidays and shares details about the beautiful sparkler he placed on his fiancee's finger. Then, he cooks baked ziti with crisp Italian sausage ragu.
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
Actress and singer Tatyana Ali pulls up to the "Home & Family" house! She shares fond memories of the late James Avery and her entire "Fresh Prince of Bel Air" cast. Tatyana explains how having her family by her side helped her handle fame at such a young age. Seventeen years after releasing her last album, Tatyana is returning to the music scene with "Hello." Today, she entertains us with a performance of "Wait For It." Plus, the star quizzes "Home & Family" staffers on their knowledge of "Fresh Prince" trivia.
Watch Tatyana's performance>> A portion of proceeds from "Wait for It" is going to Black Girls Rock. Her "Hello" album is available on iTunes or Amazon.
Ashley Borden delivers the message that "strong is the new skinny." The fitness expert and personal trainer discusses her personal struggle with eating disorders and reacts to the dramatic weightloss of "The Biggest Loser" winner. Then, Ashley demonstrates three moves you can do at home to build upper and lower body strength without bulking up. She explains how to select the proper weight for your fitness level and the health benefits of a great cardiovascular workout.
Learn more at ashleyborden.com.
Cristina Makes Strawberry Shortcake Roll Trifle
The proof is in the pudding! Cristina's strawberry shortcake roll trifles are a hit amongst the family. After freezing the Little Debbie cakes for an hour for easier slicing, Cristina makes a delicious layered dessert. She also shares a brief history of Little Debbie.
Find additional info at littledebbie.com.
Mark's DIY: Mat Your Photos Like the Pros
Mark adds mats to some of the framed portraits Ken Wingard hung yesterday in the "Home & Family" hallway. Mark teaches us to cut our own mats and how to mount them with photographs in a frame.
Sophie Uliano's DIY Scrub and Self-Tanners
Sophie Uliano uses all-natural ingredients to create a DIY scrub and a self-tanner. Learn how to get smooth skin with chocolate. And, get bronze skin in time for your Valentine's Day date without sitting in the sun or going to the tanning salon.
Myth Bustin' with Debbie Matenopoulos
Debbie Matenopoulos gets the bottom of common myths. She and Cristina experiment to see if you can really hold a conversation through a string connecting two tin cans. And, the family taste-tests mystery meats to see if everything really does in fact taste like chicken. Plus, Debbie debunks the misconception that toilets flush in the opposite direction Down Under.
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