June 26 2017

They specialize in smart home tech that automates your home life and makes your daily routine so much easier using just your voice or cell phone to control NEST thermostats, RING video doorbells, Lutron lighting, security cameras, babyCams, door locks, garage door, music, sprinklers. Make your home safer and have it work for you. You can keep tabs on an elderly parent remotely or make hosting on AIRBNB a breeze or keep tabs on a vacation home. They come to you, set it up & teach you. They can make your wi-fi reach every corner of your home & provide tech support including: improved computer speeds, printers, phones, software, virus removal.
Call/text (818) 232-3100 or email Gregg@AutomatedHomeLiving.com.
Today in History
The Saint Lawrence Seaway is opened. (1959)
Beautician’s Day
Forgiveness Day
Cupping…..For The Skin?!
Lifted’s newest facial addition, Magnetic Cupping, is some celebs latest obsession. This instant facelift feels like little suctions massaging, reenergizing and refreshing your face. Insane Benefits: Instantly plumps the skin, increases circulation, stimulates collagen, visibly reduces fine lines/ wrinkles, tones chin, jaw line, neck & décolletage, reduces scars & pores. $75.
Woodcrest Preschool’s New TK (Transitional Kindergarten) Program
New TK (transitional kindergarten) program to start August 21st. The private TK program is for students turning 5 between 9/2/17 and 12/2/17. Program features include: Language skills, math, science, social studies and mindfulness. Woodcrest has provided high quality education for over 45 years. The new TK program is an exciting addition to the outstanding preschool programs offered. Call Ms. Julie at 818-345-3002 to schedule a visit.
6043 Tampa Ave. in Tarzana
Kat’s K9 City Pet Services – They treat your furry loved ones like our own
Not enough time in the day to walk the dog? They understand that pet parents busy schedules can make it difficult to give their four-legged loved ones the physical activity they need. Physical activity IS essential to your furry loved ones health. They also provide, in-home pet sitting, day sitting, potty breaks for puppies, cat feeding/litterbox cleaning, vacation feedings for birds, fish, hamsters and rabbits. Call 818-481-5008. Insured & Bonded.
OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center – Free weekend summer camp for grieving children, ages 6-17
August 18th-20th
Camp Erin-LA is a weekend-long camp experience for children and teens ages 6-17 who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, or guardian in the past 3 years. It is a traditional, fun, high-energy camp combined with grief education/coping skills and is free of charge to all families. Call 888-417-1444 for more details.
A One of a kind kids fashion line-Each item is uniquely handmade or upcycled with Lots of style
Owned by 2 Socal Moms who have backgrounds in fashion, have now come together to create The Rad Kidz. The Rad Kidz is about them doing their part for the environment and to create some really unique and rad clothing for kids. They predominantly use distressed denim, leather, vegan leather, and cotton fabrics. The details are made by using vintage and handmade/new patches. The hardware used are metals like studs, star studs, D rings etc. They also have a line of handmade unique designs of their own. The look ranges from grunge, edgy, funky with a cute twist.
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Are your kids water safe? Maybe they are swimmers but need some stroke refinement?
Katie has been teaching swimming for the last 16 years. Certified in cpr, first aid, wsi and lifeguarding. She teaches beginning swimmers as young as 9 months, to adulthood. She teaches in private pools all over LA. Katie puts an emphasis on making every lesson, safe, effective and fun. With private lessons kids lessons kids progress much faster. She has many happy references. Katie is also available to lifeguard private back yard parties as well. For inquiries, email katiekidswim@gmail.com.
Exploring Alopecia
Laura Nickerson talks with people with this autoimmune disease and the effects it has on their lives. She sits down with Jesse London and his family to discuss his life before and after being diagnosed with Alopecia. For more, visit the Children’s Alopecia Project at https://childrensalopeciaproject.org/.
Culinary Kids Academy “Chopped” Camp
Aug. 7th-11th from 9am-1pm at Valley Beth Shalom
CKA is a revolutionary program that weaves academics into fun and yummy cooking workshops! The K-6th grade workshops build independence, boost self-esteem, produce adventurous and healthy eaters, promote responsibility, advance academic growth, teach valuable life skills and are a flat out BLAST! And if all of that wasn’t enough, students also get to play CKA’s version of the popular Food Network competition shows “Chopped!” and “Cupcake Wars!” Camp cookbook & chef apron included! For more info, go to www.culinarykidsacademy.com & for a camp brochure, email info@culinarykidsacademy.com.
15739 Ventura Blvd. in Encino, 91436
FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange) delivers performance art at Grand Park
July 27th from 7:30-8:30pm
FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange) curates a trailblazing live arts performance-free and open to all-at iconic Grand Park, managed by the Music Center, in the heart of Downtown LA. Echoing recent unrest around the world, the groups will march through the corridors of Downtown to gather at Grand Park (200 N. Grand Avenue) for an epic performance.
A Day in the Life of a Skid Row Beat Cop
Looking to escape the heat with the family?
Come play indoors – just $10 at Agoura Hills’ #1 Choice for Indoor Playgrounds! They pride themselves on a clean, safe and air-conditioned facility being kid-friendly and mama approved! With so many facilities for big kids, they decided to designate the facility specifically for those 6 years old and younger. They even have a gated-off baby area, complete with a quiet room for the nursing mom. Make sure you stop by on Friday mornings for the Movie Morning Madness where they show a movie on the big screen and pop fresh popcorn!
Simplified Home & Office Organizing: 50% Off Summer Special
Are you feeling overwhelmed with clutter, paper, & desire a filing system that’s easy to use & maintain? Is your living space creating havoc or could use some TLC? If having peace of mind is important to you, Tara Christopher is your gal! She can help you simplify & organize any area of your living space. Summer Special: 50% off up to first 3 sessions good thru Sept. 22nd – $100/4hr minimum. $100 savings off her regular rate $200/4hr. Free consultation. Call 818-935-3499 or email tarachristopher325@gmail.com.
Caring for Your Newborn 101 Launch Party
July 8th from 5-7pm
Join author and Mother’s Haven instructor, Lauren Ryan, along with families involved in the making of Newborn 101 to celebrate its debut. All ages welcome! Look over the iBook. Mingle with other families. Enjoy snacks and drinks. Enter the newborn swaddle and diaper changing contests. Enter to win a gift basket. Take home a fun swag bag. Newborn 101 is now available to download on iBooks.
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New Children & Teen Dance Studio Now Open
Two weeks of dance classes free! Use promo code LADASUMMER (new students only). Programs designed for any age and interest level. Ages 16 months-19 yrs. Los Angeles Dance Academy “LADA” aims to create a supportive community for dancers to train and become educated in all dance styles. They teach students to be positive peers. They also promote diverse training from ballet to hip hop and everything in between.
What if giving birth was your biggest accomplishment instead of your biggest fear?
Leslie Donnellan is a DONA trained Birth & Postpartum Doula. She wants to empower you to have an amazing birth experience. Research has shown that when Doulas assist moms at births, their labors are shorter with fewer medical interventions. Her services include 2 in home prenatal sessions where she can do prenatal yoga & help you formulate a Birth Plan, on call by text & email 1 week before & after your due date, baby’s 1st photos, 1 postpartum visit. If this sounds amazing, look her up!
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery delivers life-changing results
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery Group in Beverly Hills can help you achieve your dream look. Whether through Botox, Facelifts, Liposuction, or Rhinoplasty procedures, our expert surgeons Dr. Payman Danielpour and Dr. John Layke will make sure you’re in good hands. As the premiere plastic surgeons of Beverly Hills, Dr. Danielpour and Dr. Layke have performed countless life-changing procedures over the years. www.beverlyhillsplasticsurgerygroup.com
Opioid Epidemic: Middle Class Also Affected, Study Says