CBS Los Angeles: Holiday gifts & ungrateful kids?!

What's that? Sometimes kids can be ungrateful when opening holiday gifts? No. (Gasp.) … [Read More...]

Holiday Shopping: Kick Back & Give Back with TOMS

DISCLOSURE: TheFABMom was compensated for purposes of this post. All opinions and … [Read More...]

Girls Day Out: Shimmer and Shine with Nick Jr!

DISCLOSURE: I was compensated for attending this event sponsored by Nick Jr. and … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Give your kid a knife?

It's Thanksgiving week as I write this... and man, am I HUNGRY! I'm also reminiscent and … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Dangerous Garages & Mom’s Courage

It's TheFABMom's Family Safety Week -- on CBS Los Angeles! Is your garage safe? That's right, kids: Every night this week (November 14-18, 2016) I'll be tackling topics and quick fixes to help keep … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Election Results & Respect.

What should we tell the kids?!? Almost every Southern California parent on my social media feeds, in addition to the LA Times and The Huffington Post, are asking this question after President Elect … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: LA Baby Show & biggest mistakes new parents make.

What? New parents make mistakes? Oh yes we do. Let's not talk about that time my first born silently slid off the bed when I looked away to grab her an outfit. (Thankfully she was okay.) Or that time … [Read More...]

Want to fly? Try Keeping Up With The Joneses.

DISCLOSURE: I was invited to take part in this blogger event for purposes of this post and celebrating the upcoming movie Keeping Up with the Joneses. All experiences and opinions are mine.  It was … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Parent Teacher Conferences can be FUN?!

Parent teacher conferences had me freaked the first time. Now, I think they're fun. Yes: FUN. Why? Because what's more fun than feeling good about getting your kid on the right track? It's like parent … [Read More...]

Time Management: The timer that changed me.

I don't have time for that. Cite those words as the most frequent phrase flying out of my mouth these days. It's getting flipping annoying...even to myself. You too? I had a hunch. Here are five fast … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Bully this, Bully that.

When I told my mom that I was covering 'bullying prevention tips' on my CBSLA segments last week, she sorta rolled her eyes through the phone. Okay, she REALLY rolled her eyes through the phone and … [Read More...]

Disneyland Contest! Tower of Terror & Taking Control. #HalloweenTime

DISCLOSURE: This post is spooktacularly sponsored by Disneyland Resort, Mickey's Halloween Party and The Twilight Zone™ Tower of Terror at Disney's California Adventure. TheFABMom was provided tickets … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Feed Your Family One Potato!

Who's hungry? Me! Who wants to always come up with new ideas for healthy eating and feeding your family? NOT ME. Family dinner ideas are beginning to escape me lately. I truly love to cook (I do), … [Read More...]