Today on Home & Family Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
"Baby Daddy" Cast
"Baby Daddy" castmembers Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Chelsea Kane, Derek Theler, Tahj Mowry, and Melissa Peterman celebrate the success of the show's third season premiere. The actors allude to a possible love triangle this season and also discuss the highs and lows of working with a new set of twin babies. Plus, the cast gives examples of how their lives imitate art. Later, they return to play a game of "Home & Family Feud."
"Baby Daddy" airs Wednesdays at 8:30/7:30c on ABC Family.
Cristina Cooks Spicy Peanut Soup
Cristina Skypes with Lisa Meredith from St. Paul, Minnesota to make the spicy peanut soup recipe Lisa submitted to "Taste of Home." This hearty soup has a bit of a kick and promises to warm you up on a snowy day. Plus, Lisa explains the concept behind her Tuesday Dinners.
For additional recipes from Lisa, check out www.tuesdaydinners.com.
"Taste of Home" is the #1 food and entertaining magazine in the world, with 3.2 million readers. Each year, "Taste of Home" receives more than 11,000 ideas and recipe submissions from real home cooks across the country. Just under 2,000 recipes are tested and then featured in "Taste of Home" magazines, cookbooks, and on
Winterizing Your Skin with Dr. Jessica Wu
Debbie Matenopoulos credits Dr. Jessica Wu for clearing up blemishes on her face. Today, the Los Angeles dermatologist and author of "Feed Your Face" shares her expertise with the entire "Home & Family" audience with practical ways to remedy dry winter skin. She explains why moisturizing body wash is preferable over bar soap. Eating right, drinking fluids, using a humidifier, and including Omega 3 Fish Oil in your diet will also help keep your skin hydrated.
You can follow TV host and personality Debbie Matenopoulos on Twitter @iamdebbiem.
Troy Dunn has made a career of reuniting families with long lost relatives. It all began when his own mom, Katie Dunn, wanted to connect with her birth mother. Today, we Skype with Katie from Gatlinburg, TN to hear about her rollercoaster experience and ultimate rejection. But, many of these stories do have a happy ending. Troy shares a clip from his new TNT series, "APB with Troy Dunn," that chronicles siblings seeking to find a brother their parents had put up for adoption.
"APB with Troy Dunn" airs Fridays at 9/8c on TNT.
How to Get a Head Start on Looking Great with Kym Douglas
It's the peak of awards season, so Kym Douglas shares at-home treatments to get you ready for all the red carpet occasions in your own life. Flash a big smile for the camera after whitening your pearly whites. Plus, conceal cellulite with Halle Berry's seret coffee grind trick.
1. Halle Berry rubs coffee grinds on her "trouble areas" to reduce cellulite.
2. Charcoal skincare products helps remove impurities and excess oil. 3. Salicylic acid in Pepto Bismol will make your skin glow. 4. Rub Crisco on feet and wear socks to bed for soft and supple skin. Get additional tips from lifestyle and beauty expert Kym Douglas at KymDouglas.com. Follow her on Twitter @KymDouglas and like her on Facebook.
Carol Higgins Clark
Bestselling author Carol Higgins Clark visits "Home & Family" to get us excited for her new Hallmark Movie Channel Original Movie "My Gal Sunday." She shares stories of getting cast in commercials as a child and serving as a stand-in for Meryl Streep. Now, Carol loves writing and acting equally and advises all aspiring writers to enroll in classes for constructive feedback.
The Hallmark Movie Channel Original Movie "My Gal Sunday" premieres Saturday, January 25 at 9/8c on the Hallmark Movie Channel.
2014 Financial Makeover with Jeanette Pavini
Two-time Emmy Award winning consumer and investigative reporter Jeanette Pavini is helping "Home & Family" viewers get on the right track in 2014. She stresses the importance of budgeting in order to achieve longterm financial goals. Contrary to what you might think, Jeanette gives examples of how much control we really do have over our expenses and suggests reasonable ways to lower our monthly bills.
1. Create a monthly budget.
2. Go over bills once a year to cut costs. 3. Go paperless and save. 4. Download money saving apps like gasbuddy.com.
5. Check out loyalty reward perks.
For more useful financial tips, please visit jeanettepavini.com. Also, head on over to coupons.com and mint.com for great money-saving opportunities.
Tapping Maple Trees with Tanya Memme
From now until March, maple tapping season is in full swing. Our resident Canadian, Tanya Memme summons a maple tree to demonstrate how to drill a hole in the trunk and insert a spile to drain the oozing sap. Plus, she explains the health benefits of eating pure maple syrup.
Find Maple Tree Tapping Starter Kits at tapmytrees.com.
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