Today on Home & Family
Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
TV personality, restauranteur, and philanthropist Lisa Vanderpump explains why she decided to return to the drama of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills." Plus, Lisa dishes on the behind-the-scenes shananigans of the wait staff on "Vanderpump Rules." Lisa discusses the thought she puts into creating a certain ambiance in each of her restaurants, including her latest establishment, Pump Lounge. And, get a sneak peak at her table top line that's set to debut this October. Also, find out about Lisa's philanthropy work with the LGBT community and how her dog Giggy uses his star power to help children suffering from alopecia.
Watch " The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" and " Vanderpump Rules" on Bravo.
Check out lisavanderpump.com and visit her on Twitter @lisavanderpump. Visit Lisa's restaurants at pumprestaurant.com and villablancarestaurant.com. Learn more about the philanthropies she's involved in at childrensalopeciaproject.org and keepmemoryalive.org.
Dog Haus Gourmet Hot Dogs with Hagop Giragossian
Monday, Tuesday happy days! Dog Haus partner Hagop Giragossian will have you saying heyyyyyyy with his best selling sausage called The Fonz. Feast your eyes on a smorgasboard of 80s themed hot dogs and sausages, including the Scott Baioli, The Grand Slam, Corn Dog It, and more. Then, learn how to make Another Night in Bankok sausage with thai red currywurst, slaw, and homemade peanut sauce all piled on Kings Hawaiian rolls!
Throwing a Stylish & Affordable Kids' Birthday Party with Anya Sarre
Style and trend expert Anya Sarre recently threw an Elmo themed second birthday party for her precious son Sawyer. Now she's back to show you how to throw a chic kids' bash without breaking the bank. Anya stresses the importance of choosing a theme and sticking to a color palette, working in a variety of patterns and coordinated outfits. Anya also suggests thinking of creative ways to use food as decor and discusses some healthy food items to serve to your guests.
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Actress Carrie Preston equally loves all three of her major characters. She takes us on a career retrospective spanning an Emmy-winning role on "The Good Wife," seven years on "True Blood," and starring opposite husband of 16 years Michael Emerson on "Person of Interest." Carrie talks about wrapping up the final season of "True Blood" and discusses her experience directing and producing the film "That's What She Said" with her production company Daisy 3 Pictures, which was screened at the Sundance Film Festival.
Flowerpot People with Tanya Memme
Tanya Memme crafts adorable people by painting and connecting different size terra cotta pots. She makes a face, body, arms, and legs. Then, Tanya plants flowers in the top pot that acts as a wild and funky hairdo.
Healthy Snow Cone Recipe with Sophie Uliano
Sophie Uliano shares her healthy version of the ever so popular snow cones. She uses superfoods in her syrup recipe and xyla to sweeten as an alternative to sugar. Sophie promises kids will love these snow cones just as much. Talk about kid tested, parent approved!
Relationship Advice from Aneela Zaman
Relationship advisor Aneela Zaman takes us through the criteria her expert team of matchmakers use to find singles a compatible mate. She explains why feedback from both individuals is so vital for the matchmakers to fine tune the process. Find out what you get to make your money's worth by subscribing to such a service. And, Aneela discusses why technology has made it so difficult to meet people the old fashioned way. Then, she shares some helpful first date tips.
Lice with Dr. JJ Levenstein
Board certified pediatrician Dr. JJ Levenstein, MD, FAAP leads a discussion on how lice spread from kid to kid and how parents can identify lice on their child's scalp. Learn how to differentiate these critters from dandruff. Discover all the treatment options currently available over the counter and by prescription. Then, Dr. Levenstein demonstrates how to use a lice comb with a little help from our special volunteer, Sawyer Sarre.
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.
Hot Beauty Products with Kym Douglas
Kym Douglas showcases some beauty products that are heating up the market right now. Learn about the benefits of these must-have mustache collagen patches. Find out the positive results of using seaweed on your skin. Organize your cosmetics in a magnetic case that's easy to grab and go. All this and more.
1. Tonymoly smile line patch, available online, $3.99
2. algenist.com, $59
3. bangstogo.com, $199.50
4. zpalette.com, $14-28, 20% off with promo code HALLMARK20
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