October 20 2017

Ever wondered about that TOP SPOT on Jen’s List?
The “Holiday” season is approaching – and we are CELEBRATING!
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Thank You to EVERYONE who has contributed to the newsletter for the past 12 1/2 years.
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Today in History
Brandied Fruit Day
#UnlockURWell Kick-Off Bash
Tomorrow, Saturday, October 21st at 7:30pm
CFGC’s #UnlockURWell Campaign promotes family strength and resilience. Did you know 3 out of 4 children with mental health care needs don’t access services in California? That’s 3.5 million children in need. They can help hundreds of thousands of families become more resilient. Join the kick-off of #UnlockURWell pro mental health movement. Enjoy a community mural project, Games, Music, Enter-to-Win and more. Free tickets available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/free-unlockurwell-community. Help to spread the word about #UnlockURWell to start a dialogue around mental health and improve access to mental healthcare in California and beyond.
Sierra Canyon Campus Preview
Sat., November 18th from 9:30am-12pm
Come for an informative, fun-filled morning. Parents will have the opportunity to visit the beautiful campus, meet the dynamic faculty and staff, and learn more about the exceptional academic/character education programs. Students entering grades 3-6 are encouraged to attend with their parents to get a taste of what an imaginative and collaborative learning experience at Sierra Canyon is like. They are happy to provide childcare for students entering Pre-K-Grade 2. If you don’t anticipate your child having separation issues, he or she can enjoy a play-date with the nurturing primary grade teachers.)
Where culinary art meets the imagination…
What separates 1st To Roll Catering from other catering companies, is not only their delicious and healthy cuisine, but that they are a boutique production catering company that is family owned and operated. That means you get treated like family, not like a customer! They take great pride in their company, from preparation to presentation. On top of that, the chefs are extremely accommodating and very respectful to the entire crew. The cuisine is always farmer’s market driven; only using the highest quality, fresh, and local ingredients. You will NOT be disappointed!
Amazing Lash Studio Eyelash Extensions
Ready for longer, fuller eyelashes without the hassle of mascara or store bought strip lashes? Enhance your natural beauty with Eyelash Extensions from Amazing Lash Studio in Woodland Hills. Eyelash Extensions offer you a natural-looking lash line that is longer, fuller & darker than your lashes could ever be. You & your Lash Stylist consult on your desired lash style, length & volume, and while you relax in your private lash room, your lash stylist takes care of the rest, creating your perfect look. The affordable maintenance program makes your monthly upkeep a breeze, and you’ll enjoy special member only offers and discounts on products and services, along with the utmost care from your favorite lash stylist.
Focus Group for Seniors (65 +) and Their Caregiver
November 7th, 8th, or 9th
Seniors who are healthy, and/or those with various health conditions, and a Caregiver for each, for a paid 2 hour in-home interview, dealing with their health, health insurance and financial condition. The seniors’ monthly income if single cannot exceed $1,226.00, or if married $1,644. The Senior’s medical coverage should be through Medicare, Medi-Cal (also known as Medicaid) or a combination of them. $200 each person Call Merle Recruiting at (818) 256-4778.
SoCalMoms Annual Family Wellness Event
Sunday, November 12th from 1-4pm
Save the date! SoCal Family Wellness & Holiday Event is almost here! Join SoCalMoms for a celebration of healthy home, healthy family and holiday. Walk through a unique experience at a historical home as you meet with experts, brands and services that will inspire health and happiness for your family this holiday season. All tickets include expert sessions, healthy beauty bar/pampering, samples & snacks, raffle tickets and fun! Follow SoCalMoms on Instagram for weekly updates and pre-event giveaways!
Clothing Line Based on One-Of-A-Kind Original Creations
Renowned Visual Artist & Fashion Designer, Rick Hyman, created original artwork and developed this awesome Collections.
Revolutionizing the Art of Entertaining
Choose your base piece, then choose your mini. Entertain with style *and* simplicity. Celebrate in style with Nora Fleming interchangeable serving pieces. One platter works with all of the pressure fitted “minis”, allowing you to take the same platter from birthdays, to Halloween to the holidays! LOVE these!
Outdoor Movie at Camp Hollywoodland
Oct 28th at 5:30pm
It will be a fun night with a great dinner, activities, candy, popcorn and of course the movie. Sign up and join in on the fun at http://www.laparks.org/camp/camp-hollywoodland.
HEY WORDY! is Blue’s Clues meets Dr. Seuss
HEY WORDY! is Blue’s Clues meets Dr. Seuss with a foreign-language twist. Dabblebee Dunn, a quirky wizard, fun-loving inventor and wordsmith, inhabits a world up in the clouds where we encounter crazy contraptions, magical adventures, and whimsical animated characters. HEY WORDY! joins education and entertainment to teach kids foreign words and phrases through live act Hey Wordy!” just received a Parents’ Choice Award – http://www.parents-choice.org/product.cfm.
Executive Function and Organizational Skills Are Critical for Success in School and in Life
Thursday, November 9th from 9-10:30am in Sherman Oaks
These skills are expected but not always taught for students to have by the time they reach Middle School. This free workshop will give you the information and the tools to help your kids. An intimate Breakfast and Workshop on how to help your Middle School child get organized with Paola Gancman, MFT-Professional Life Coach. RSVP by October 26th. Location will be given after your RSVP at Pao@directionlifecoaching.com.
Half-Million Diono Car Seats Recalled
May not protect kids in crash.
Professional Interior Design Services for your Home or Business
Looking for interior design help for a home or office project? If you need help with a kitchen or bath remodel, paint color selections, space planning, furniture selections, moving day help, or general design advice – no project is too small. Hourly rate for on site design consultations or ongoing design services is $75/hr. Available in both OC & LA. A complete room design via online design is also available for an affordable design fee of $375. Email JSInteriorDes@aol.com for more info.
“Mom!!You wrote About Me??”
Question of boundaries and ethics for mothers writing.
Childproof Parenting: The Toddler/Preschool Years
Get support & learn about what matters most as your child moves through the toddler/preschool years! Childproof Parenting blends Positive Discipline, Gottman principles, and the latest research with interactive support. In the Childproof Parenting Course, you will:
– Acquire new tools to end conflict, avoid power struggles
– Learn skills to invite your child’s cooperation
– Parent without fear, confusion or anxiety
– Learn how to strengthen your relationships
– Understand your child’s behavior
Get Paid to See Inside Your Brain
Looking for healthy volunteers to participate in a brain and emotions study. Who can participate?
Children ages 8-15 years may be eligible if he or she:
*Has no metal in his or her body (for example: dental braces, or pins from surgery)
*Does not have a neurological disorder
Paid up to $185 for you and your family. An additional $40 for completing the optional activity monitoring a picture of your actual brain!
The Internet is Going Wild for Frozen Pizza Made out of Cauliflower
Bar/Bat Mitzvah & Hebrew school for Individuals & groups
Weekdays from 1-6pm & Sunday Skype by appointment
Bar/Bat Mitzvah anyone? JSN (22yrs).Incredible experience from start to finish! Curriculum includes: Hebrew Reading/Writing, Bible, Holidays, Israel, Prayers, Crafts, Singing & Baking. Classes taught by a Patient & Experienced teacher K-8th & Adults. Form your own group, time & place. No affiliation. No membership fees. Israel private trips & Bar/Bat services are forming. Hear what graduates say about JSN. Testimonials at http://www.jsnbynomie.com/jsnbynomie.com/Testemonials.html.
Community Garage Sale – Sunset Hills
Saturday, Oct. 21st from 8am-1pm
Erbes/Olsen Rd. and Calle Contendo Near La Canada Park neighborhood