August 13 2019

Spring and Summer 2019 Sample Sale for Joseph Ribkoff at Michael Weintraub’s Dressed Up!
Sat., Aug. 17th from 8am-2pm in Tarzana
If you love and wear Montreal-based designer Joseph Ribkoff, you MUST be at Michael’s Sample Sale. All Spring and Summer 2019 showroom samples are either $20 or $30 a piece(retails between $120 and $350). Prices have never been this low for his sample sale for the Joseph Ribkoff collection – pants, skirts, tops, tunics, shells, dresses, jackets and cover-ups. Cash and Credit Cards only. Dressing rooms available and air conditioning! Free Parking.
6000 Reseda Blvd. in Tarzana, 91356
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The Simcha Club
Want to save $2500 or more on Summer Camp in 2020? Join The Simcha Club, sponsored by staffing agency, Recruiting for Good, who rewards referrals with Summer Camp Savings. The joyful club is for just 100 families in LA and SF. Open enrollment is till November 1st. To learn more and sign up, email Jen Katz, Mom and Community Manager at
Steam Clean Your Carpets
Did you know your carpet could be holding dirt, toxins, allergens and other nasty bacteria even if it looks clean? Wouldn’t it be reassuring to know that you and your family are safe and can breathe easy while enjoying the comfort of your carpet, rugs and upholstery? Jetsons would love to help. They are a family company based in Woodland Hills, serving San Fernando and greater LA. They have a 5 Star Yelp Rating and over 10 years’ experience in the home service industry. Call 818-900-9352.
Do You Need To Talk To Someone?
Or maybe your teen is struggling or your marriage is suffering? No judgments, just a warm and compassionate space to work on you. Specializing in early childhood trauma, self-esteem, anxiety and depression, couples work, teen work and addictions. Releasing the bonds that may be impacting your life might be the biggest gift you can give yourself. They will create a sense of safety for you or your loved one, where you will be free to grow in ways you might never have imagined.
Kid Scoop Believes Learning Is Fun
So they create packets of weekly activity pages on a variety of fascinating topics. Your children will enjoy the illuminating puzzles and games while they absorb the knowledge Kid Scoop’s activities provide. Each week, Kid Scoop brings students interactive games, activities, puzzles and more in a bright and bouncy, award-winning content for your newspaper or website. Our content provides kids and their family reading selections and games they enjoy together. This wealth of warm, fun-filled content is now in more than 250 newspapers and websites!
New concept MandarinArts Studio launches in Sept! Language, music, dance – all taught in Mandarin. Nurture bilingualism, but in a fun and organic way! Ever wish your kids could speak Mandarin and enjoy the learning process? Wish no more. MandarinArts is a brand new concept studio teaching Chinese Mandarin to kids as young as 1. Gone are the old school ways of trying to teach Mandarin to young kids in America. At MandarinArts, kids learn in a creative and fun environment, designed to engage. Dance, music & piano lessons all taught in Mandarin. Oh yes, of course they do language classes too.
Paid Market Research Study For Women 25-45 Years Old
Fresh Perspectives is looking for woman to share their opinions and shopping habits when it comes to Skin Care. The women who qualify for the study will receive a $150 honorarium for a 90 minute in-person focus group on their Skin Care shopping habits and routine. Interested candidates should apply at by Friday, Aug. 23rd.
Save You Money On Your Energy Bill
Neighborhood A.C.E. uses the highest efficiency equipment backed by a 25 year warranty. Making the switch to solar, will help you save money! No money down, No upfront costs, and you pay less every month! While most people believe that going solar costs too much, the truth is that solar energy will cost you less! While there are options to purchase your system cash up front, most people choose to finance their system, resulting in a fixed, monthly payment that costs less than what you’re paying the electric company. Call 818-835-0347 to schedule your free consultation!
Baby Wrap Carrier By KeaBabies
Finally, an affordable baby wrap carrier for modern new moms that won’t break the bank! At under $30 the Baby Wrap Carrier by KeaBabies is easily available on Amazon and makes a great baby shower or new baby gift. Super soft and made with breathable cotton spandex, the Baby Wrap Carrier by KeaBabies holds up to 35 pounds. It’s easy to use for hands free baby-wearing and versatile – It can also be used as a nursing cover while breastfeeding.
Available in 10 colors.
Pilates for Those in Treatment Or Survivorship of Breast & Ovarian Cancer
Tomorrow, Wednesday, August 14th at 7:30pm
Join Sharsheret & #OurTribe’s Jenni Rai, PT, and Mai Murakami, PT, for a night of Pilates & PT! Participate in a Pilates class under the stars designed for cancer survivors, followed by a Q & A where they answer all your physical therapy and lymphedema questions. This program is free and open to all abilities but space is limited so RSVP is required. At a private home in Beverlywood; address given upon RSVP. Bring your own mat. Register by emailing Aimee at
Announcing Parent-Team LA, A Parenting Community for Moms From All Walks of Life
Starts Friday, Sept. 13th from 10-11:30am
Are you a mom looking for community and a jump start to transform your outlook on life? Led by Kim Perry, MSW, and Gali Barak, LMFT, Parent-Team L.A. is an inclusive parenting community for moms from all walks of life. It’s a safe space where moms can laugh, comfort, and share stories to help each other get unstuck.
Is It Bedtime Yet? Podcast
This podcast is for parents about mental health and the experience of being a parent. Co-hosted by two therapists and mamas! Find on iTunes, Google Music Play, Spotify, iHeartRadio, or wherever you listen to your podcasts! New episodes every-other Friday!
Project Stamp Charity Card Making Day
Saturday, August 24th from 10am- 6pm(2 hour time slots) in West Hills
As the season of thanks begins, start it right with giving back! Come make cards for charity. All of the materials will be provided, along with directions. Ideal for all skill levels (adults only please). Email for more details and to sign up.
Food, adventure, and so much fun! That’s the promise of the Happy Cooking Kits and one that delivers each and every month. Each kit focuses on seasonal ingredients and special occasions, teaching kids ages 5 to 10 essential kitchen skills along the way. Along with three special recipes, your child will also receive two cooking tools to make them with. And, we help you with all the planning: You’ll receive the shopping list by email before the box arrives. Families love cooking up new memories with Kidstir, and you will too!
Boy Group’s Observation Meditation for Boys 7-14
Tuesdays, starting Sept. 10th
The beginning of a new school year brings new worries and expectations. The early fall session will provide a counter-balance as they focus on finding islands of calm in the swirl of life. They will embark on a multi-cultural investigation of centering, as each week, introducing a new strategy for self-soothing. Participants will learn practical, sensory tools to help them land in the world.
Back-to-School Tips from Teachers Every Parent Should Read
An educational activity box that gets sent right to your door to help to spark curiosity and creativity in kids from baby to teen- a great way to get their creative thinking skills working again after a long summer break. Every box is kid-tested, parent-approved, and also gender-neutral. Every month a new experience containing STEM-based education arrives, saving busy parents the time and hassle of gathering supplies themselves. KiwiCo is dedicated to giving kids the tools to become creative problem-solvers and critical thinkers helping to set them up for success in the classroom setting.
Finding Your Version of Work-Life Balance
Sunday, August 25th from 3:30-5pm
This workshop will discuss why the idea of balance often puts more pressure on working parents, will provide steps on how to re-establish your boundaries and adjust to your new identity as a working parent and excel at both work and parenthood. Mary Beth Ferrante is a mom of 2, consultant, career coach and speaker fiercely advocating for millennial working parents.
A Manicure in 15 Minutes
Better than regular nail polish, or even gel or acrylics (less expensive and no special lights or tools needed), Color Street gives you that fresh manicured look in just 15 minutes at your convenience!… At home! There’s no dry time and they last (and look great) for up to 2 weeks! Removable with nail polish remover! Check out all colors and designs at
Fall Music Together® Series for 0-5 Years Old
Starts Sept. 7th at Valley Cat Music — Free Demos 1st Two Weeks
Music Together is a worldwide music & movement program with caregiver, and Valley Cat Music has been providing outstanding classes in the Valley (currently at Garri Dance in Burbank, Center Stage Dance in VV, and Home Birth Service in Sherman Oaks [prev.BINI]) since 2011. This fall the 0-8m Babies-only class returns (Wed. at 11:30am), and a small class for 5-8yrs is opening at Valley Cat Studio later in the fall TBD. Email or text 323-528-6656 with any questions.