Saturday April 28 2012









Catch Up and Get Ahead this Summer at Pride Learning Center!


Pride Learning Center offers Reading and Writing Summer Programs for students of all ages – Intensive  reading and writing sessions (3 hours M-F), as well as standard sessions (1 hour once or twice a week). Pride’s Teachers are all Credentialed Reading Specialists. Locations in Los Angeles, Redondo Beach, Newport Beach and Mission Viejo. Call to schedule an initial placement test at 866-774-3342 ext. 1 or visit www.pridelearningcenter.com for more information.


 


 


Today in History


Great Poetry Reading Day


Kiss Your Mate Day


www.history.com/this-day-in-history


 


 


I am personally asking for the Jens List communities assistance in helping vote the ONLY California Teacher to make it the final 12 of LIVE’s 3rd Annual Top Teacher Search


Please click on the link below, register(it takes 2 seconds!) and VOTE for George Hees (a teacher at Round Meadow)- Read the letter and you will agree why he should WIN!


You can vote once per day until 3p EST on Monday, April 30th.


THANK YOU!!!!!!


http://dadt.com/live/contest/topteachersearch/12/vote/


 


 


Dirty car and no time to clean it?


Experience the new Eco-FRiendly way to clean your car: NoWet it is the new revolutionary way to clean a car with the less amount of water. Cruz Mobile Detail understands that sometimes in your busy schedules you do not have time to make an appointment for extra services. That’s why they come to you! They offer detailing for: * Cars * Trucks * Aircrafts * Boats. Cruz Mobile Detail is reliable, they have the finest detailing equipment and ECO friendly products, the staff is highly experienced, professionals, and provides superior workmanship. Email cruzmobiledetail@live.com or call  (323)717-5284 to schedule an appointment!


http://m.yelp.com/biz/cruz-mobile-detail-beverly-hillsCruz


 


 


Incorporate a Business or Form an LLC Fast!


(LLC’s-S Corps-C Corps-DBA’s-Amendments-Dissolutions)


Starting From $49 Plus State Fees – Why Incorporate? Corporation or LLC? Get a FREE Business Consultation – Click: http://www.corpnet.com/start-a-business/free-business-consultation/. RECEIVE 10% OFF your OrderMention or Enter Promo Code: JLEV. CorpNet.com is not a law firm, but their experts can help you Incorporate a business quickly and affordably! Call 1-888-449-2638 or email info@corpnet.com with any questions. They are a small business … just like YOU! GET STARTED NOW!


http://www.corpnet.com/jlev


 


 


Even if you Owe More than your House is Worth, You might be able to Refinance Now!


Interest rates are at a 30+ year low now! Richard Shuben has been a mortgage broker for over 18 years and is also an attorney. He will find the best rate for you, and may even get you a loan that costs you NOTHING! Even if you owe more than your house is worth now you might qualify for some new programs. Richard also can represent you in the purchase or sale of your home and save you money in those transactions as well. He can help you with all your legal needs too. Call Richard at (818)883-9473.


 


 


Calisthenics on a school playground – Awesome!


You don’t need a gym or any expensive equipment and supplements to look and feel good. The only requirements are dedication and will power to improve your body day in and day out!


http://www.youtube.com/user/hovhannes


 


 


Bored with your regular routine? Discover your best body yet with Pilates!


Enjoy the benefits of a core-focused workout in the comfort of a private studio. Private, split, and triple sessions available by appointment. Taught by a certified Pilates instructor with over 15 years of experience, specializing in back, neck, and joint pain. Contact Lori (818) 884-4806 or loriamoscato@gmail.com. MANY happy Jens List members!


 


 


Party Zone offers quality MC, DJ, and Dancing entertainment at a price that shines in comparison to most other companies


I, along with tons of other Jens List members have used them and they are terrific! They feel it is their job is not to just MC or DJ your party, it’s also to supply you with the appropriate information and advice necessary to bring off the best function you possibly can. Party Zone Entertainment can be more to you than just your musical entertainment, but an assistant party planner as well, there at every turn to assist you in the difficult decision-making process of planning a major party. If you have the right entertainment….you’re in the ZONE!


www.thepartyzone.org


 


 


Well, I couldn’t just sit here and watch, now could I?


http://calibamamom.wordpress.com/2012/04/27/well-i-couldnt-just-sit-here-and-watch-now-could-i/


 


 


Camp Kinneret Open House


Sunday, April 29th from 1:30-4:30pm


Take a tour, meet some of our counselors, specialist instructors, Leadership Team members and director. While the best time to visit any camp is during the summer when you can see the quality of staff/camper interaction and view the program in action, Open Houses are the next best thing. Tours usually last 30-40 minutes. Tours start every 5-10 minutes, so families can stop by anytime between 1:30-4:30PM. Camp Kinneret is for children ages 4-14, however children of all ages are welcome at to come to Open House.


http://campkinneret.com/daycamp/inquiring_families/visiting/


 


 


What to tell a locksmith if you get locked out  
 
Advice to not get ripped off, from an expert.
http://shermanoaks.patch.com/blog_posts/flams-security-tip-what-to-tell-locksmith-if-you-are-ever-lcoked-out


 


 


GREAT Family Dining at the Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village for “Mercato Italiano”


Every Saturday night at 5pm


Casual, fun, and great fresh pizzas, pastas, salads and more. So much fun for the kids, including a balloon artist is now there during the early seating. Families making reservations between 5pm – 5:30pm are offered reduced price for children 5-12 years at $10 each and children 4 and under eat free! Adults are $40.


http://www.fourseasons.com/westlakevillage/


 


 


Viddy


A simple way for anyone to capture, produce, and share beautiful videos with the world. Record a moment of your life, give it that cinematic look with our production packs, and share it with those who matter most.


http://viddy.com/


 


 


Enjoy baking with your kids?
 
Here are some edible cookie/cupcake/brownies/ice cream decorations including icing eyes, edible pearls, jimmies, coarse sugar crystals, edible glitter, flavorings and emulsions, more.
http://www.coppergifts.com/cookie-cutters/pc/Edible-Decorations-c46.htm


 


 


Volleyball Summer Camp
The United States Youth Volleyball League’s mission is to provide every child between the ages of 7 and 15 a chance to learn and play volleyball in a fun, safe, supervised environment. One of the main tenets of the program is to encourage children to do their best with their abilities. With an emphasis on positive reinforcement, the program seeks to build confidence and self-esteem in each child.


888-988-7985
www.usyvl.org  


 


 


Bone Health/Osteoporosis Talk  Prevention is the best medicine!


Thursday, May 10th at 6:30 pm


More than 80% of bone is laid down by your mid 20’s , which means early nutrition is crucial for healthy bones. A woman in perimenopause can lose as much as 20%. These are some of the things that will  be addressed in this very informative talk on bone health and osteoporosis prevention. Learn about foods, exercises and which supplements are good and which to avoid. RSVP to 818-712-9181.


6928 Owensmouth Ave. #102 in Canoga Park 


www.kathylongacupuncture.com


 


 


Pound Workout Can Help You Shed Up To 800 Calories An Hour


http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2012/04/26/pound-workout-can-help-you-shed-up-to-800-calories-an-hour/


 


 


Receive a 2 for 1 Deal on Mobile Reading App: Zinio.com 


Ends 4/30.
The mobile reading application, Zinio, is offering for a limited time a 2 year subscription for the price of one on select magazines here! Zinio offers a wide variety of magazines ranging from entertainment, home and lifestyle, travel, news and much more. In additional, to their ‘2 for 1’ deal, Zinio is currently offering one free year subscription of VIVmag.  This offer lasts until April, 30th – so be sure to subscribe for yours today! Register today and access your favorite magazines on your computer (Mac or PC), phone (iPhone and Android), as well as your iPad. 
Official Zinio Site: http://bit.ly/JnXmtB
VIVmag Offer: http://bit.ly/I8xeHT
Register for Zinio: http://bit.ly/HZrDPj    
Download Zinio on iTunes: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/zinio/id364297166?mt=8


 


 


MyBlueBirdie


Launching May 30th!


A new unique platform dedicated to helping affluent new and expectant parents transition into parenthood as smoothly as possible via our “Virtual Concierge” tools. The value proposition is simple; provide curated content (via their expert contributors), curated products delivered by their trusted store partners; Right Start, Magic Beans and M Fredric and daily 72 Basically – MyBlueBirdie is a new breed of website: part editorial, part retail, part flash deals and events.


www.mybluebirdie.com


 


 


Summer Singing/Acting Workshops for 6th- 12th graders. $270 per session before May 15th!


session I- 6/25-7/11. Session II- 7/16-8/1. Mon and Wed 10-1


Come join a creative summer workshop for students interested in performance. Workshops are taught by Ariella Vaccarino who has been teaching for 19 years. She is the creator of a popular line of CDs and books called Voice Lessons To Go. Ariella, a USC Alum, is trained in Opera and Theater. Classes are meant to encourage and develop young artists in a fun and supportive environment.  They are great for building confidence, learning the craft of performance, and creating social alliances.


http://web.me.com/sso2005/Site/Workshops.html


 


 


A brilliant way of storing toy cars  
 
Hint: involves a magnetic strip.
http://respacedpdx.com/2011/11/a-brilliant-way-of-storing-toy-cars-that-i-wish-i-could-take-credit-for/


 



Summertime Fun For Infant & Toddlers!!=
Stay and play with your baby or toddler and enjoy some of Adat Ari El’s exciting Parent and Me classes offered this summer: Music, Infant Support, Siblings, Tot Shabbat, Art and more! Contact Kim Heyman, LCSW at (818) 766-6379 ext 208.
www.AAEECC.org


 


THE ART CLUB Art Workshop for Children, Teens & Adults SUMMER CLASSES


Have you been looking for that very special Fine Art Workshop for children, teens and adults? All you need is a smile and some imagination! Offering painting, drawing, sculpture & ceramics and mixed media art classes year long.  One-to-One art workshops also available for all ages. For further information and the 2012 Summer Schedule, email ARTCLUBbyjanet@aol.com or visit www.ARTCLUBbyjanet.com or call (818) 783-6566 (Encino location).


 


 


Free Electronic Waste Collection Event Support Woodlake Ave Elementary & the Environment


Saturday April 28th from 9am-2pm


They do not accept Hazardous liquids, light bulbs, single use batteries or household appliances. Free business pick-ups available by appointment with minimum load requirement. For information, go to www.ers2recycle.com or call 818-203-1023.


Woodlake Avenue Elementary School


23231 Hatteras Street in Woodland Hills, 91367(In the parking lot on Woodlake between Hatteras and Califa.)


 


 


Face Painting, Glitter Tattoos, Glamour Parties, Characters, Spa Parties


A full service event company in the San Fernando Valley focusing around children’s entertainment. They offer face painting, glitter tattoos, glamour & spa parties and more. Imagine having a mini salon session for your princess and her friends all in the comfort of your own home. Visit and “Like” the facebook page at www.facebook.com/plainjaneparty. Call to book your event at 818-612-3203. Mention Jen’s List to get an additional discount!


www.plainjaneparty.com


 


 


20 thing moms should stop feeling guilty about


http://bit.ly/sg8yeY


 


 


Sales


Multi-Family Baby Stuff Sale


Saturday, April 28th from 10am-3pm


Gently worn girl/boy baby & kids’ clothes, equipment & gear, nursery decor, maternity supplies, toys & much more!  Good quality brands!  Some new items w/tags still attached!


5707 Lasaine Avenue, Encino, CA 91316


Inquiries or appointments to mmcfilm@gmail.com.


AND


Joyce’s Toluca Lake Preschool & Kindergarten Annual Yard Sale


Saturday, April 28th from 8am-2pm and Sunday, April 29th from 8am-12noon


Gently used clothing (adult & children), home furnishings, children’s furnishings, electronics, toys, books, and more. Be sure to grab a brownie or cookie on your way out!


www.joycespreschool.com


AND


Multi Family Neighborhood Garage Sale


Saturday, April 28th from 8am-12pm


Many families participating. Antiques, furniture, clothing, collectables, electronics, tools, and more.


Signs posted. Pick up maps @ 4446 Ledge Ave.


AND


Sample Sale


Saturday, April 28th from 9am-1pm only.


**BOOT EXTRAVAGANZA**EMU, UKALA and BLOWFISH boots!


Retail: $70-$150 / We sell for $20-$25!


For Men, Women and kids!


~Lots of Clothes too!~


11577 La Maida Street in Valley Village, 91601


Credit Cards accepted over $40


Questions? michellesells77@Yahoo.com


AND


Infant/Toddler Gear Consignment Sale


Sunday, April 29th from 9am-12pm


- Strollers, high chairs, nursery gear, developmental toys, books, outdoor fun, infant carriers, clothes, boutique items, and MORE!


* Come buy for your children, grandchildren, birthday presents, or baby/shower gifts!


* Everything is in excellent condition and priced to SELL!


Adat Ari El Parking Lot


12020 Burbank Blvd. in Valley Village, 91607-2198


 


 


Breastfeeding Moms Earn Less Money, Experience Income Drop, Study Finds


http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/27/breastfeeding-moms-earn-less-money_n_1459463.html?ref=parents&ncid=edlinkusaolp00000008


 


 


For Rent


House for lease available


Immediate move in! House is in West Hills in Monte Vista community.  5 bedroom, 4 bathroom, newly remodeled master bedroom and bathroom, kitchen with granite counter tops and new appliances, fresh paint and new carpet. Here is the listing in the MLS – http://www.mrmlsmatrix.com/DE.asp?ID=15073541942. $3500 a month for 1 year lease. If interested email encorecloset@aol.com or call 818-300-5928.


AND


Resort Living in the heart of West Hollywood!


1 Bedroom, 1 Bath Condo For Rent.• Living Room opens to an Oversized Patio • Gas Fireplace • Jacuzzi bathtub • Underground parking with a shed for storage • Refrigerator • Stove • Dishwasher • Garbage Disposal • Heating and Cooling System • Pets considered. Offered at $1,950.00 with Utilities included – Gas, Cable, Water, Trash. For more information and photos go to www.courtyardshoa.com or call Kit 818.642.2345


AND


Newly remodeled 2 bedroom 2 bath HOUSE in the Beverlywood area


Hardwood floors throughout, brand new appliances including new washer and dryer, master with private bath and walk in closet, large living room, separate dining room, large kitchen, laundry room, courtyard, covered patio and large backyard, 2 car garage. GREAT school Castle Heights Elementary 1 block away. $3400 per month. Call Brian at 310-614-0015.


 


 


Everything you wanted to know about baby’s bodily fluids (and then some)


http://www.parenting.com/article/baby-poop?src=soc&dom=tw


 


 


Home-Based Behavioral Intervention


For AUTISM /Spectrum & Similar Pervasive Disorders, Available after school hours, and weekends. Mili is a mature and dedicated Behavioral Specialist with 18 years experience, with emphasis on DIR/Floor Time Developmental – Relational Greenspan’s Method. She defines herself as an Early Childhood Holistic Play Interventionist & Successful Tutor for Pre-school through Elementary Age Children. Mili targets attention quickly and effectively for the development of communication skills and social skills of your child. With characteristic energy, enthusiasm and excitement in her interventions, she replaces negative behavioral patterns with positive ones. Call Mili at 310-473 2073 or email j_healer@verizon.net.


 


 


Casting


Looking for parents of a child under 2 years old whose parents live in another country making it challenging for you to raise your child


Do you dream of your child connecting with his/her grandparents who are miles away? If so, a national TV show is looking for families in the LA area to share their story on national TV. Contact Castinggirl.tv@gmail.com. Please mention Jen’s List.


AND


Casting competitive high school cheerleaders & their moms


Looking for genuine talent in the sport of cheerleading. Do you do everything you can to make sure your child reaches their full cheering potential? Do you sacrifice to make sure your cheerleader gets the best coaching available? Do whatever it takes to make sure your cheerleader’s dream becomes a reality? To submit you and your cheerleader, email CHEERCASTING@GMAIL.COM. Include a quick bio with your name, occupation, city, #, photos, high school your child attends, cheer squad they are on. Brag about their cheerleading skills. What makes them the best? Include any performances/competitions you have footage of. How many hours of the day are dedicated to cheering?


AND


Now casting HOME-SELLERS in the greater Los Angeles area for our new real estate series, “Sunshine Realtors.”


Is your home worth over $1 million, is an entertainers dream and on the market? Is your house on the market and you’re having problems selling it? Are you having problems pricing your home?


Email SunshineRealtorsCasting@gmail.com:


•Your names


•Contact number and email


•City where your home is located


•Listing price range


•A paragraph about why you need help


AND


Are you a mother who uses the drug Adderall for energy even though you don’t have ADHD?


ABC News is interested in talking to you on background. Email Felicia.biberica@abc.com referencing Adderall in the subject line.


AND


Do you work from home while being a STAY AT HOME DAD? 


OR did the economy lead you to become a STAY AT HOME DAD? Have you found the perfect balance between taking care of the kids and keeping up with the guys? Do you LOVE being the dad that ROCKS the minivan or do you miss the company car? If you are a Stay At Home Dad, email the following information to CastingStayAtHomeDads@gmail.com: Name, #, City, Brief bio, & photos.


http://evolutionusa.com/


 


 


40 Things Every Mom Should Have and Should Know by 40


http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jenny-isenman/turning-40_b_1457094.html?ref=parents&ncid=edlinkusaolp00000008


 


 


Family Portraits Spring Special!


It’s the perfect time of year for family portraits, engagement pictures, or even a portrait of your pet! Book a session before June 1 (deal has been extended!), and pay only $99 for a 45-60 minute on-location photo shoot and a CD with your beautiful high resolution photographs. Email Jill@jillbarbeephotography.com or call Jill at (818) 216-3191 to schedule your shoot. Mention Jen’s List for this special deal!


www.jillbarbeephotography.com


 


 


Private Swimming Lessons for Children and Adults


As a certified RED CROSS WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR, Liora’s first and foremost goal is safety in and around the pool. As an experienced swimming instructor, her style of teaching draws from the Water Breath Dance, which combines a loving and supportive environment, teaching the children safety, swimming techniques and the love of Water, while building self esteem Experienced helping children with difficulties. It is never too late to swim! Contact Liora Gal-Ed at 818-300-2889 or littledolphinsswimming@gmail.com.


www.little-dolphins.com