Memorial Day: Remember to tell the kids…

Memorial Day Weekend: I'm beginning to realize the Memorial Day holiday is split between … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Are you a power player parent?

The power of play is a beautiful thing. And thanks to CBS Los Angeles news, I've been … [Read More...]

Vegas, Baby: Why Two Moms Went to Tao Beach.

What happens when two moms of two daughters each bust into the pool party at Tao Beach Las … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Best Revealing Questions to Ask a New Sitter.

School's out! Sure I've got my girls enrolled in a summer camp for ONE week, but what … [Read More...]

The mother & daughter date that shocked me.

What happened when I took my oldest daughter, LadyP (now 5!) on a date? Lots of things. Shocking things. It happened on Mother's Day (I know, I'm writing this late -- but I've been thinking … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Motivation for Multi-Tasking Moms.

The word 'mom' basically means the exact same as the phrase 'multi-task.' So why not offer multitasking tips for motivated moms? And oh! Guess what: Turns out that moms multi-task SO MUCH, we need … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Do dads do dishes? {VIDEO}

Maybe Mother's Day got the best of me... My latest segment on CBS Los Angeles was about offering sneaky tips in the name of encouraging spouses to help more around the house. You know, so we all don't … [Read More...]

Talk, Read, Sing: FLASHBACK. {First 5 California}

These days, we do a lot of talking at our house. (Nonstop, actually.) Singing and reading are frequent too. It's how we've rolled since the beginning. Mostly because I didn't quite know what else to … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Go away guilt!

Guilt, guilt, go away. Come again... NEVER. Yeah, I've written about this all-encompassing wasted emotion before. (Still feel the same way.) So when Chrissy Teigen showed absolutely no guilt about … [Read More...]

I hate Mother’s Day?

This morning my husband (nicely) inquired: "What do you want for Mother's Day?" during breakfast in front of my girls. I rolled my eyes, kinda scoffed and said "Oh please. Don't even. I hate Mother's … [Read More...]

Beauty for moms? Do these 8 things. #BeautyIs

Thanks to Dove, the epic Mom 2.0 conference and the incomparable beachside stunner that the Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel is, this past week provided big lessons about what beauty for moms is. I learned … [Read More...]

#MothersDayMoms: The big picture with Garry Marshall.

It's official: Legendary director Garry Marshall has made a bunch of big pictures and he also sees the big picture... especially when it comes to women. This Friday, April 29, his latest, charming … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: You posted what about my kid? {VIDEO}

Mind your manners, moms. Especially online. This includes myself, as I know I can get a bit bossy about social media for parents. Listen, I've had my share of offenses (like that time I got blasted by … [Read More...]