Dian Thomas
"New York Times" best selling author and "First Lady of Creativity" Dian Thomas makes her Season 2 premiere today. Dian, who always has the most unique ideas for enjoying the outdoors, shares an unbelieveable recipe for chicken, cooked in a backpack! Dian's "Chicken in a Backpack" recipe only needs a few ingredients and is a great way to cap off a day of hiking. See Dian at the Orange County Home & Garden Show this Saturday and Sunday!

Josh Flagg
From Bravo's hit reality series "Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles," real estate agent Josh Flagg joins the family today! Josh, who has sold over one billion dollars worth of real estate in his career, shares some of his personal insights on the recovering real estate market. And later, Josh shares some of best strategies for selling a home and flipping a house!

Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles" airs Wednesdays at 9/8c on Bravo. Learn more about Josh Flagg and see his listings at

Fabio Viviani Cooks Butternut Squash Ravioli

Fabio Viviani Cooks Butternut Squash Ravioli with Brown Butter Sage Sauce
Fabio Viviani is back from his Italian vacation and shares personal photos from his trip! He promises his recipe for butternut squash ravoili with brown butter sage sauce can make that special someone fall deeply in love with you. Fabio's butternut squash recipe includes amaretto cookie crumbles and he also teaches us to make fresh egg pasta dough in a food proceessor.

Ken Wingard's DIY Pumpkin Kegs

Ken Wingard's DIY Pumpkin Kegs
Pumpkins may not really turn into carriages, but you can carve out your own Cinderella story this Halloween. Lifestyle expert Ken Wingard converts a hollowed pumpkin into a keg! Insert a spiget and fill the pumpkin with a refreshing fall beverage that blends well with pumpkin flavor. and follow him on Twitter @KennethWingard.

DIY Mead with Chef Jordan Toft

Put a cork in it! Chef Jordan Toft is here today to quench your thirst with homemade mead. By following his instructions, you too can turn your kitchen into a micro-brewery. Cheers!

Hollywood Steals

Sandie Newton comes bearing deals for her Season 2 debut. In the premiere installment of the weekly "Hollywood Steals," Sandie offers discounts of up to 70% off. Keep track of time with a fashionable OMAX watch or get wrapped up in a ruana fringe wrap by Sachi. Plus, don't miss out on a versatile two-in-one vegan leather purse. To take advantage of these Hollywood Steals and more, call 1-855-655-STEAL or visit

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Sophie Uliano's Garbage Disposal Refreshers

Sophie Uliano's DIY Garbage Disposal Refreshers
If there is a stench coming from your sink, healthy beauty and eco expert Sophie Uliano has a solution to refresh your garbage disposal with a non-toxic drain opener. She also tells us what to steer clear of putting down the garbage disposal to avoid clogging and dulling of the blades. and follow her on Twitter @sophieuliano.