Thursday April 11 2013

Full service brokerage offering commissions as low as 1.5%

Lighthouse Properties is a boutique real estate agency dedicated to providing superior service & customer satisfaction while saving clients money on commissions and fees. For over 15 years, they’ve been handling all of it’s clients’ real estate needs from the first phone call to the close of escrow. Lighthouse saves you money by offering reduced commissions for sellers & contributing towards closing costs for buyers. Lighthouse is an efficient, streamlined company with low overhead allowing it to pass the savings on to you! Lighthouse’s broker, Debbie Sutz, is also a licensed attorney, so you can be certain your interests will be represented & protected! For more info, call 310-874-4799 or email



Today in History

The U.S. Submarine Force was officially established. (1900)

Eight Track Tape Day

National Barbershop Quartet Day

National Pet Day



Brand New Fantastic Sams Hair Salon Now Open in Calabasas

Calabasas residents for 18 years just opened a Fantastic Sams. They are a full service salon that offers Adult and Kids Cuts, Blow Drys, Color, Highlights, Lowlights, Up-do’s, Waxing, Threading. etc. All of the stylists are friendly and very experienced and most have been working around the Calabasas area for years. As a Jen’s List member, they are offering a 20% discount on all services. Prices are very reasonable. They charge $17.95 for Adult Cuts and Blow Drys start at $25.95. Go by and give them a try.

26500 Agoura Rd. Suite 100 in Calabasas




Stacy, your Insurance Lady helps with your insurance needs

As an independent agent, Stacy works to shop your coverage with a variety of carriers to see what best suits your needs and to obtain the best rates possible. Available to help with health, life, long term care, auto, homeowners, renters, umbrella policies, and worker’s compensation. Insurance can be frustrating and Stacy will give you the time and attention you deserve. No charge to review and compare for you. Call 818-642-6447 or email CA License #0C48182.



Kehillat Ma’Arav Religious School Open House & Free Yom Ha’Atzmaut Celebration

Tuesday, April 16th from 4-7pm

Celebrate Israel’s Independence Day. Enjoy Music, Israeli Dancing, Art, Falafel and more! Experience KM Kids, Religious School and our new High School program launching in August! All are welcome. Questions? Email

1715 21st Street near Olympic in Santa Monica



Hey Moms…frustrated with your slow computers? Smart Phone or Tablet? 

Gregg Steiner with is your new go-to guy for all your Home and Small Business technology needs! Not only is he affordable and dependable, but he responds quickly, offers same-day service, and is on time and on budget! When hiring Gregg, mention Jen’s List to receive an instant 10% discount on your first hour! From guiding you through what technologies are good and cool for your needs to purchasing, setting up, installing and training you on how to use them, Gregg is your new geek (except he doesn’t look like one!) Call (818) 485-1444 or email New referral program: Refer Gregg to 4 people and earn a free hour of service.



We just did a family photo shoot with Randi Marie Photography & I wanted to share!

Randi Marie Photography started in 2010. Randi strives to appreciate each and every moment she has with her clients and her work really speaks for itself! Here is a link to just a few of the pix taken: We are so happy with how everything turned out! She was great to work with. For more info on Randi and to see other samples of her work, visit Her session fee is $350 for 1 hour of shooting with digital negatives or $200 for 1 hour or shooting and the purchase of negatives individually after.



FELA! at the Ahmanson Theatre

April 26th– May 5th

With Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child. First, you’ll feel it in your feet. Then you’ll feel it in your soul. That’s the undeniable power of FELA! Thanks to Fela’s captivating music and the visionary direction and choreography of Tony Award® winner Bill T. Jones, this tale of courage, passion and love will shake you: body and soul. Legendary Nigerian Fela Kuti was a musical dynamo and a political powder keg who used his supercharged and sexy Afrobeat sound and charismatic spirit to ignite and inspire a generation to dare challenge a government of oppression.

Limited Special Offer! Tickets in select sections are 50% off.* To order, call 213.972.4400 and use code YEAH or online at *Restrictions apply.



Looking for multiples under 9 lbs for a high profile role on a hit primetime TV show

Please send recent pics without hats of them sleeping to and include dob, weight and contact info.


 Sale Icon Alli’s Originals 25% off Mother’s Day Discount

Thursday April 11th-Sunday April 14th

Alli’s Originals designs hand stamped, customized sterling silver jewelry as well as a wonderful selection of Customized giftware and textiles. Alli’s Originals designs include collections for Men, women, kids, teachers and even your family pet! Take advantage of this limited offer discount. Use code ao25%13 at checkout. Use this discount towards any purchase through What a great opportunity to get all of your teachers gifts out of the way early.



CleanBeeBaby Car Seat and Stroller Cleaning

Friday, April 12th from 10am-4pm

CleanBeeBaby, a mobile eco-friendly cleaning service for baby car seats and strollers, will be visiting the parking lot so you can shop while getting your gear cleaned! Certified Safety Technicians will professionally install or check your car seat. Prices start at $19.99. For details and to book your spot, visit

21347 Ventura Blvd. in Woodland Hills



An important assist to healthy large intestines

Digestive-resistant non-soluble starch (fiber-like) that’s GMO-free and GF. Add to baked goods, soups, sauces, smoothies. Hi-maize fiber.

Who wouldn’t want cookies for breakfast? Recipe using Hi-maize fiber. Peanut butter-like cookie with add-ins of your choice (raisins, coconut, granola, choc chips, dried fruits, nuts, etc). Add dairy (i.e. yogurt, cottage cheese) on the side for a ‘complete protein.’



Does the ‘five-second rule’ about dropping food really exist?


Special Event Icon  Get paid to watch a new TV pilot

Get paid $70 to watch a new TV pilot and give your opinion. North Hollywood/Burbank areas. TV show lasts for 2 3/4 hours. Times and dates vary (there are many choices). Do not call if you have ever been affiliated with the entertainment industry. Call Jenny at (818) 225-8424.



Gun violence/gun control conversation – it MUST continue

From a recent round table moderated by WSBT-TV, the following was discussed: where do we begin to make a difference? how do we make positive changes? what obstacles must be overcome? where do we go from here?

As time passes, passion to protect our children from gun violence lessens. Why?

The 14 Senate Republicans who are threatening to filibuster (cloture, obstruct) gun control legislation are being lobbied by the friends and families of the 26 Sandy Hook, Newtown, gun massacre victims. 12-minute video on the politics of the issue.



Earth Day at the Beverly Hills Farmers’ Market

Sunday, April 14th from 9am-1pm

At a special children’s booth, kids will be invited to make pots out of newspaper and plant fava beans that they can take home and cultivate. Kids will also be invited to help paint an ecologically-themed mural using earth-friendly materials and there’s a petting zoo and pony rides for nominal charge. Food and drinks will be available for purchase and great vendors from the weekly Beverly Hills Farmers’ Market. Displays about water conservation, energy efficiency tips, recycling booths, mobile earthquake simulator, appliance rebate information, free 20-pound bags of compost while supplies last, a used battery/printer cartridge drop-off center, free document shredding and MORE!



Aluminum and you

Covers where there’s aluminum in our home environment (including cake mixes, toothpastes, infant formulas, anti-acids, more), anodized aluminum cookware, aluminum’s toxological profile, as a health concern, more.

Top 5 aluminum-free deodorants.

Why you should use aluminum-free baking powder.



Clean out your closets & help a school raise much needed funds at the same time

Saturday, April 13th from 9am-3pm

Time to clean out your closets and help a great school in the process. Stonehurst Elementary is hosting a Goodwill donation. Drop off your material to be donated.

9851 Stonehurst Avenue in Sun Valley, 91352



Temple Judea Beyond Tot Shabbat: Eat, Play, Pray

Friday, April 12th at 6:15pm

A multi-media rich service & dinner designed for families with children ages Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Includes live music & a story with Rabbi Cantor Alison Wissot. Bring your own dinner or dinner is $10 per person with advance reservations. RSVP for dinner at

5429 Lindley Avenue in Tarzana

(818) 758-3800



Cooties – living things that spread illness

How to protect our kids and keep them healthy. About cleaning and disinfecting.



Tarzana Earth Day Celebration

Saturday, April 13th from 10am-3pm

This FREE family-friendly event will include a free pancake breakfast, free tastings from local restaurants, live music and entertainment, a rock climbing wall, exotic animals, a student art show, green living exhibitors, and more! Hosted by the Tarzana Neighborhood Council and the Woodland Hills-Tarzana Chamber of Commerce.

Tarzana Cultural Center

19130 Ventura Blvd. in Tarzana



Stunning Diamond for sale! Must Go

A brilliant princess cut stone (loose) with an EGL certification. 

Grading: VVS2

Color: F

Flouresence: None

Size: 1.18

Will entertain all offers! Or if you know of someone that buys Diamonds, interested in info too. Email


Handbag Handcuff® – No More Bag Dump™

Ever slam on the brakes and watch your purse, diaper bag and takeout topple to the floor and dump all of the contents everywhere? Never again. Handbag Handcuff was designed to put an end to this chaos and restore your sanity! Started by a carpool mom who vowed to end the slow-motion horror of Bag Dump, Handbag Handcuff secures your bag in place in the car, on a stroller, shopping cart or anywhere you go. Made from specially designed carabiners and luxurious vegan fabrics, it is chic, durable and small enough to carry in your bag, yet strong enough to keep your bag in place … anywhere.



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Guitar Lessons/Experienced Teacher/Reasonable Rates

Over 40 years experience performing and teaching in a variety of popular styles

–Experience with Kids and Adults

–Beginner and Experienced

–Classical, Electric, Acoustic

–Audition Coaching

–Instruction in Basic Technique, Reading Music, Musicianship, and Understanding Harmony

–Flexible Scheduling in Your Home

–Reasonable Rates and Advanced Pay Discount

Contact Chris Volak at (818) 815-1377 or



What is codependency?

The author of Codependent No More asks, “How many times have you worried, fretted, or obsessed over someone’s behavior when you logically knew that you have no control over it? Article describes a variety of definitions of “codependent”/codependent experiences and offers valuable ideas for learning to recover: to accept love, to fully give it in return, and to take care of yourself.



Research Study for Video Game Testers, Ages 7-9 yrs old who own and regularly play on Xbox 360

This will take place during the week of Monday April 15th in Santa Monica. Participants will receive $190 for testing games. Call Rich at 818-366-1126.



Got a pool?

Have questions about algae, bacteria, chlorine usage, ph adjustment, cloudy water, safety in public pools, above-ground pools, salt water pools, pooping in the pool (and so much more)? LOTS of answers.



Do you interpret how people feel by their facial expressions?

We all do – it’s a strategy to help humans survive, but WHY you interpret faces certain ways is meaningful. Aggressive teens, for example, interpret faces as angry more routinely than as happy, regardless of reality. Here’s a study that shows the WAY you see the emotional world around you affects your behavior in a causal way.



East Valley Public Library Preschool Activities

Libraries: Valley Plaza, Pacoima, Van Nuys. Storytimes and used book sales through the end of the year.



The latest on the OTC availability of the “morning after” pill



They’re a child-centered environment, that allows your child to learn and grow at their own rate

Happy Kidz Family Childcare Preschool Program Where childhood is valued and appreciated… “Where a Kid can be a Kid!!” Accepting Children – Ages 12 months to 5 yrs. Licensed Family Childcare with a Preschool Curriculum. Spaces available for short term from June till August as well as Enrollment for September 2013. Hours are Monday-Friday from 7am-5:30pm/Two, three & five day programs available Full and Part Time. Call 818-694-4182/818-917-8234 or email



Private Infant-Adult Swim Lessons with Lil’ Guppies Swim School

Lil’ Guppies Swim School has served the Los Angeles community since 2006. They are a traveling school and will come to you!* Private, Semi-Private, Group, Mommy/Daddy & Me, Stroke Development,& Water Fitness classes available. All instructors are CPR & 1st Aid certified with extensive experience working with children. Lifeguards also available for birthday parties/events. Call Amy at 310-367-6518 or email Rates may vary depending on location; must have access to pool.

This brand new, very easy to use ecommerce website allows you to post items with photos for sale, for free. Sellers pay a flat 7% fee only when their products sell. Items can be purchased using PayPal or credit cards. In addition, sellers have the option to donate all or a portion of their earnings to the charity of their choice. You can pick up bargains, too. With eBay, now focusing on new products from manufactures and major retailers, Okanjo, which means “Check out” in Japanese, is targeting sellers that are primarily small retailers, individuals, professional collectors, and artists.



Learn How To Eat What You Like, Feel Good & Drop the Lbs.

Visit Robin Sachs and she will design a healthy, likeable weekly meal plan for your needs. She teaches you what to buy at the market, you will never ever feel like you are on another “diet” and will not be hungry. She has helped so many in the community lose weight, feel good about themselves inside and out. Mention Jen’s List and get a 5 pack visit for half the price at $150.




Free Elder Care Referral Service

Are you the Sandwich Generation? Are you Overwhelmed taking care of both your children and your parents? Are you needing to put your parents in an Assisted Living, Board & Care or Dementia residence and don’t know where to start. Let a professional guide you through the process. They have seen the homes, know the owners, know the caregivers and have seen the interactions between the residents and care givers. Your Choice, Their Guidance. Call Lilli at 818.307.8392.