CBS Los Angeles: Need homework help? Ditch it. {VIDEO}

"Just so you know, the homework I send home with your child will not be mandatory for … [Read More...]

American Girl Wellie Wishers… why I’m obsessed.

DISCLOSURE: TheFabMom was generously invited to our local American Girl store & cafe … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Let kids fail to make them win? {VIDEO}

Back to school can mean getting ourselves geared up for a year of school success. As I … [Read More...]

4 Tips for How to Work from Home Without a Sitter. #SnackBrighter

DISCLOSURE: I am a member of the Outshine summer campaign and am helping spread the word … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Secret Skills for Kindergarten? {VIDEO}

How to prepare for Kindergarten tends to get parents' panties in a bundle these days. (Been there, done that!) Can't say I blame us: Kindergarten now is more like 1st grade when we were growing up. … [Read More...]

The cold truth about work at home moms. {Outshine} #SnackBrighter

DISCLOSURE: I am a member of the Outshine summer campaign and am helping spread the word about Outshine® Fruit Bars. As a team member, I receive product and incentives in exchange for participating in … [Read More...]

Camp Grandma: Things learned when I sent my kids away…

I sent my kids away. For a week. (Okay, 6 days if you want to get technical.) It was fabulous. It was freeing. It also made me realize five dark truths. The idea to send my girls away first came up … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Bad Moms & Burnout. {VIDEO}

How to feel fabulous? Get ahead of the burnout. I've gone through my dramatic falls... we all have. We conquer, fail and then rise again. I'm thinking the cycle just goes with this motherhood job … [Read More...]

How to stay cool at Disneyland. {Frozen – LIVE at the Hyperion}

H0w to stay cool at Disneyland in summer? Yes we did. And yes, you can. As the 60th Diamond Celebration soon comes to an end this Labor Day, September 5 (whhhaaaaaaaa!!!!), my girls and my darling … [Read More...]

Why I Now Booze Undercover (with kids around).

Drinking in front of your child... responsible or not? I've got nothing to hide: I enjoy booze. Sure, I've gone drunk shopping. Sure, I first met my husband at a big dinner dance -- 3 vodka-sodas … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Bad Mom Kristen Bell helps Alliance of Moms

Who says Bad Moms are no good? Don't even go there. True, actress and mom-of-2 Kristen Bell isn't intimidated to callout toddlers as having major potential to be "jerks," but I'm going to go so far to … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Apps parents can’t ignore!

Can you say.... POKEMON GO? I've said it way too much this week, and I haven't even downloaded or played the darn thing (neither have my kids, at ages 5 and 4... although if I know my girls, they'd … [Read More...]

CBS Los Angeles: Put your infant to work?

My latest 'FAB Mom on 2' segment on CBS Los Angeles gave us all permission to put our infants to work around the house. That's right parents, assign those babies some chores and let them earn their … [Read More...]