Today on Home & Family Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
Actress, comedian, and author Kim Wayans is adding drama to her acting repertoire on "Reckless." She tells us about all the hilarious props she lugged to her first-ever audition. Plus, find out what it was like growing up as the middle child of 10 siblings in the comedic Wayans family and the challenges of hosting holidays for such a large clan. Kim also shares details of her children's book series, "Amy Hodgepodge," about a multi-racial girl transitioning from homeschooling to a regular school.
"Reckless" airs Sundays at 10/9c on CBS.
Chef Jeffrey Saad Cooks Mahi Mahi Ceviche
Chef/owner of La Ventura and "World Food Championships" host Jeffrey Saad solves the mystery of ceviche. He explains that it's essentially sushi cooked in lime juice and pickled to order.
Men's Facial Hair Trends with Debbie Matenopoulos
Debbie Matenopoulos investigates the latest trends in men's facial hair. Mustaches were all the rage in the 70's for newscasters and law enforcement and they have made a comeback. Matt Bilfield tells us the inspiration behind his handlebar mustache. Meanwhile, Josh Rodner has thrown manscaping completely out the window, proudly growing a full bushy beard. And Sam Rodgers has found a happy medium with his five o'clock shadow. Then, master barber Christopher Ramos grooms "Home & Family" prop master Dave Lowe giving him a fresh-faced, clean shaven look. Plus, Debbie educates us on how men raise money and cancer awareness during "Movemember" by retiring the razor for an entire month. Learn about No Shave November at no-shave.org.
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Follow Matt Bilfield on Twitter @mattbilfield.
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Jann Carl & Rodney Miller
"Small Town Big Deal" hosts and creators Jann Carl and Rodney Miller share what they've discovered after their cross-country trip, visiting 27 states and counting. They set out to seek positive, uplifting, and inspirational stories. Today, they share a tale of a gentlemen who opened a Civil War museum in Missouri. Reenactors Heath Hammond and Chris Montague even teach us how to load and shoot a Civil War musket! Learn more about the Missouri Civil War Museum at www.mcwm.org.
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Actress Jaime Murray reveals the daily hair and makeup routine that transforms her into a pale-skinned alien on the SyFy series "Defiance." Set in in St. Louis, 40 years in the future, "Defiance" depicts humans and aliens trying to co-habitate peacefully after an apocolyptic intergalactic war. Although set in a science fiction world, Jaime assures audiences the plot also has a healthy dose of family-friendly drama. And later, Jaime tells us how her husband surprised with a costumed proposal! "Defiance" airs Thursdays at 8/7c on SyFy.
Follow Jaime on Twitter @msjaimemurray.
War on Cellulite with Kym Douglas
Kym Douglas has treatments to win the war against unsightly cellulite. She explains how this common condition is a result of hard-to-combat fat that pushes against tissue causing dimpling. Today, Kym shares remedies that eliminate and smooth cellulite by strengthening and hydrating not only the skin, but also the connective tissue. She has both temporary and permanent solutions. Kym also explains how bouncing on a trampoline releases toxins to help eradicate cellulite.
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High-Tech Device-Related Injuries with Dr. JJ Levenstein
Board certified pediatrician Dr. JJ Levenstein, MD, FAAP offers simple solutions to prevent and cure high-tech device-related injuries that can result from repetitive motions. Symptoms of thumb strain and elbow, shoulder, and neck injury can persist with excessive use of video games, computers, phones, and more. To prevent these symptoms from developing, Dr. Levenstein suggests exercising, taking frequent breaks, and maintaining proper posture.
Take parenting classes instructed by Dr. Levenstein online by visiting www.momassembly.com. To learn more about parents' concerns with kids go to her Facebook page at www.facebook.com/TheMDMoms. Also, find helpful parenting products at the website Dr. Levenstein co-founded and serves as president of, www.mdmoms.com.
DIY Hampers with Jessie Jane
Jessie Jane is airing out the "Home & Family" dirty laundry today! Jessie designs a chic hamper to collect your worn clothes. Jessie even puts the base on swivelling wheels to make it nice and simple to wheel right to the washer and dryer. Then she embellishes the basket with stencils and paint.
Cristina Cooks Campfire Pizza & S'mores
Who needs an oven when you can bake a meatlover's pizza at our backyard campsite? Cristina also uses the campfire to roast marshmallows and melt Hershey's Milk Chocolate for delicious s'mores.
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