Louis Van Amstel
3-time World Dance Champion and " Dancing with the Stars" Emmy-nominated choreographer, Louis Van Amstel is here today to teach you his hot new workout LaBlast! Louis takes the entire Home & Family crew through the dance based fitness workout that incorporates elements from numerous dance styles including Jive, Cha Cha, and Disco! And later, Louis talks about some of the personal struggles he's overcome and of course, Louis dishes about his years on "Dancing with the Stars."
Learn more about LaBlast here: www.lablastfitness.com.
Kym Douglas & Christine Mango
In her role as "Best Dressed Guest," Health & Beauty Expert Kym Douglas stops by to teach us some great at homemade beauty tips! Plus, Kym teams up today with Professional Holiday Designer Christine Mango, to turn the Home & Family mantelpiece into a holiday showpiece! And later, Christine shares some simple decorating tips to help your make your holiday decorating simpler.
Check out more of Kym's fabulous beauty tips here: www.kymdouglas.com.
Today, Cristina celebrates Ghirardelli Chocolate's 160th anniversary by baking some special holiday brownies. Filled with Ghirardelli's seasonal confections, Cristina and Mark whip up some very simple and tasty Peppermint Bark brownies!
Bullying and What to Do About It
The Farley Project is non-profit organization that works to make a serious impact on the ever-increasing culture of bullying. Started by entertainment and brand publicist Elissa Kravetz, The Farley Project is named for the middle school where Elissa was severely bullied. Plus, Farley Project Board Member Tara Reisbaum and her daughter Ariel, who was also the victim of bullying, join Elissa for a serious talk about the growing threat of cyber bullying. And later, Elissa offers some advice for parents and kids to take control and tackle bullying in their lives.
Learn more about the Farley Project here: www.thefarleyproject.org.
Chef Melissa D'Arabian
Mom of four, host of " Ten Dollar Dinners," and New York Times best selling author Melissa D’Arabian stops by today to teach us how to make Chinese "takeout" "fake out." Melissa has taken her lifelong passion of cooking and turned that into a mission to empower everyone to eat better without breaking the bank. Today Melissa recreates two recipes you've probably seen at your neighborhood takeout, all for under $10!
DIY expert Tamara Berg is back today to decorate the Home & Family Christmas tree! Tamara offers some great tips on making your own holiday ornaments that can also be a great DIY project for the whole family. Plus, Tamara has some great tips on buying an eco-friendly Faux Christmas tree!