March 14 2017













So Many Schools, So Many Options, How Do I Choose?


L.A. School Scout™ injects calm, humor, compassion, and expertise into finding the right fit school for your child. Whether it’s for public, private or parochial school, L.A. School Scout™ will help you come up with a plan and a timeline, and provide the advice you need along the way. Contact L.A. School Scout™ at or 877.877.6240.


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Today in History



Learn about Butterflies Day


National Potato Chip Day


National Pi Day- Why today? Because today is 3.14, the value of Pi.


Eli Whitney patents the Cotton Gin (1794)


George Eastman, founder of Eastman Kodak Company, commits suicide rather than facing the ravages of cancer. (1932)






It is time to find your direction and join the Workforce


Thomas Hoffman M.S., Master Career Counselor uses a variety of proven techniques and testing with counseling to help you uncover your strengths and focus on your career goals. Expert services offered for clients in High School, College, Mid-Career changers and Workforce Return. Take control of your destiny and explore your potential! Your career is a major part of your life and it affects you as a whole person and your path to self-fulfillment. Contact or 818.661.3611.







Leonardo School: A next-gem school for today’s students


The world is changing faster than ever. Your child needs a school that keeps pace. LEONARDO SCHOOL is a next-generation school opening in the Culver City/Venice area, in the fall of 2017, for students in grades 6-7. Students learn to see and understand the wonder and beauty of the world for themselves; and they are empowered to be the change they wish to see in their communities, now and in the future. Be the change. Apply at






West Coast Counseling and Group Therapy Center – Envision the Possibilities


Do you want to take control of your future and happiness? You can! WCCC, in Encino, offers specialized and holistic therapy for individuals, couples and families. WCCC Directors, Jody and Cindy are publicly recognized for providing life-changing service for over 30 years! Or try an interactive WCCC Group! Gather with like-minded individuals and communicate without judgment. WCCC offers a Young Adult Group and Circle of Women’s Group. Call 818.986.0600.







Are You Ready To Start Your Own Spray Tanning Business, But Don’t Know Where Or How To Start?


Louise is an Airbrush Spraytan Expert(She REALLY is!). She began her business in 2011 and went from 0 clients to now having over 2000 clients. She started training women 2 yrs ago and the success stories are incredible! In just one day, you will learn everything from A-Z to immediately start your own business. Work from home. Make your own hours. She has a policy of training women that live at least 10 miles from one another, so hurry to become the hottest spray tanner in your neighborhood! Call Louise at 818.281.2569 for more info!







Yarnbomb for National Women’s History Month 2017







Family Events in LA: ArcLight Santa Monica Beauty and the Beast Film Promotions


March 17th-March 23rd at 10am


These concessions offers are geared towards both families seeing the movie with children, and late-night moviegoers (for parent’s night out!). Moviegoers can get a free kid’s combo from the ArcLight concession stand when their child comes dressed up as their favorite prince or princess from 10am-2pm. And for parents night out: Anyone who sees Beauty the Beast after 10pm from the 17th-23rd will receive a free regular popcorn and small soda.







When a Teenager’s Coping Mechanism Is SpongeBob







Free Dance Class at The Floor Academy for ages 5-8 years old


Friday, March 17th from 4-5pm


This high energy beginning jazz class incorporates the fundamentals of ballet, but with faster paced steps and upbeat music. The students will do a full body warm up, and learn a combination/routine to perform in the class. Everyone must reserve their spot and check in through the CityMoms app. The app is free to download from Set up your free account and find the event under the “Free” tile.







The Biggest Aish Party of the Year


Sunday, April 2nd, starting at 6:15pm at the California Science Center – Endeavour to Dream


Celebrating 50 Years Since The Reunification of Jerusalem. Join the entire community at the 2017 Aish Gala Celebration Honoring Rabbi Yitz Jacobs! Will you be 1 of the 1,000 people who will honor a man who has changed thousands of lives across LA? JWI/JMI honorees, Kellie and Jeff Singer, Lauren and Ziggy Dromy, Stacey and Julian Maimin, and, leaders and supporters of the JWI/JMI. It is going to be a wonderful evening of fun, friendship, inspiration and fabulous food!







Calabasas High School presents Legally Blonde


March 28th-March 31st at 7pm, and April 1st at 1pm and 7 pm at the Performing Arts Education Center in Calabasas


Based on the hit movie, this inspiring story follows UCLA Delta Nu sorority sweetheart Elle Woods as she goes to Harvard, and proves once and for all that being yourself never goes out of style! Joining the talented cast in this perfectly pink production is Frankie the Chihuahua as Bruiser, Elle Wood’s furry BFF. Frankie, a shelter rescue turned stage star, has been featured in multiple national and regional productions of Legally Blonde. You don’t want to miss the chance to see this amazing production which will feature a fully revolving stage, a rarity (or possibly a first) in high school productions!







Night doula and sleep training services


Dream team Doulas is now booking night Doula services for the spring and summer. Visit for all of your postpartum, sleep consulting and night service needs. Call 818-304-4777 or email






Summer Cooking Camp – All skill levels welcome – Ages 8-14


Mon.-Fri., June 12th-17th, 19th-23rd & 26th-30th from 10am-1pm


Price for each week series is $395 per student for the series of 5 days. Enjoy a $25 discount for early bird enrollment. Early registration ends May 1st. Techniques taught:


– Knife Skills / Kitchen Safety


– Basic Cooking Skills


– Essentials of baking and measuring







Camp Helping Hands – Where Kids Make a Difference


July 10th-August 4th


Camp Helping Hands (CHH) began as a summer camp project and has become Southern California’s premier service-learning summer camp for young children. The goal behind every CHH program is to get young children involved in their community by way of service-learning. Through service projects and field trips, Camp Helping Hands leaves participants with a positive and lasting impression by having them work together to help make a difference in their community where it is needed most.







Cesar Chavez Day, Spring/Summer Camp for ages 4-13yrs at Kidzcity Licensed Center in Woodland Hills


Sign up daily, weekly or hourly 9am-5pm Arts & Crafts, Minecraft, Animal Jam, Roblox, Dance, Music, Science, Cooking, Outdoor & indoor activities & play & more. Spaces are limited – 14 children to 7 staff. Safe and caring place, feels like home with qualified, caring & background checked staff. Accepting CCRC DCFS & other programs.









Girl Group Summer Camp: Tool Box Training


June 12th-16th from 9am-2:30pm


Come for a week of fun-filled activity and adventure. Girl Group Summer Camp will carry on with their mission to provide concrete tools for being in the world. The teen mentors and special guests will help your child explore themes including mindfulness, creativity, friendship and self confidence. Each day will include action based activities as well as crafts, writing and group discussions.







Delicious all fruit ice cream free from any nasties – the perfect frozen treat for your little ones


Next time you are in Santa Monica make sure to check out Frozen Fruit Co on Montana Avenue. At Frozen Fruit Co they are dishing out a new frozen treat all just made from fruit. As all their treats are just made from fruit, it makes them super delicious yet dairy free, vegan, sugar free and preservative free. The perfect frozen treat you can feel good about feeding your family!







Common Supermarket Buys You Should Avoid at All Costs







Pilates Instructor


Berman is a Certified Pilates Instructor. She helps clients build core strength. One on one sessions for only 30 min in a private home studio. Benefits: Develop a strong core, flat abdominal & a flat back, Gain long, lean muscles & flexibility, Work your entire musculature, Non-impact, Easy on the joints & Learn how to breathe properly to reduce stress. 1st session – $20. For more info, contact 323-706-0383.






For Rent – Residential & Business


Office For Rent ~ MFT, Psychologist, or Psychotherapy Field


Amazing space in a prime location; 3255 Cahuenga Blvd W. #208, Universal City 90068. It has easy access to the 101 Freeway, neighboring Studio City, Sherman Oaks, Burbank, Toluca Lake and Hollywood. The rooms are spacious and beautifully furnished.  Everything in the unit is brand NEW and it is unlike most other office suites you have seen. Other amenities include; free street parking for clients, secured building, internet and phone line, hot and cold water dispenser, chocolate and teas, mini fridge, microwave, printer and basic office supplies. Contact Natasha Langhans M.A., MFT for any questions at 323-896-7466 or




South of Blvd. Rental incredible views! All utilities included $1800/month. A must see


We are renting the bottom floor of our house. Separate entry 2 bedrooms(one of the bedrooms is empty and can be made a bedroom and the other has the kitchen with plenty of room for living room) separate bath and double sink bathroom. Kitchen and tons of closet space. Two balconies amazing views of the valley. South of Blvd very safe gated house. New hardwood floors, New recess lighting and new paint. All utilities including cable and internet. There are stairs to the laundry room. Email




Room for Rent in Charming home South of Ventura Bl. in Encino


Room has new paint, lot’s of closet space, ceiling fan, built in book shelf. Use of kitchen, washer/dryer, backyard. Walk to market, restaurants, wine bars. 2 min drive to 101 Fwy. Looking for easy going, friendly, clean, renter (female preferred) between 25 and 50 who does not work from home. non or light smoker outside only . No children or pets. Must really love dogs, not just tolerate. 2 dogs in the house. $815 includes utilities/$815 security. Call 818-317-2050.