April 15 2020

My Whys Jewelry is a collection of inspirational, motivational and personalized jewelry. Every piece of jewelry has a meaningful and spiritual message with a positive energy source to others and yourself. They specialize in custom and personalized jewelry – layered necklaces, bracelets, pendants, rings. accessories and so much more. They hand stamped and engrave actual handwriting, names, initials, quotes and any symbol, all handmade by us in our home studio. They love to integrate and combine gemstones, birthstones, charms and other fun elements, so there is something to love and connect for everyone. They use fine high quality materials and supply, and handpick only the best.
Today in History
InRubber Eraser Day
That Sucks Day
The Titanic hits an iceberg in the Northern Atlantic ocean as sinks. (1912)
World Art Day
1st To Roll Offering Farm To Table Meals For Your Family
This husband & wife team go above and beyond to exceed everyone’s expectations! Matthew was trained by a James Beard Award Winning Chef, Kelly Courtney. For the past 15 years, as a production catering company, they have cooked for some of the biggest A-list celebrities, like Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, Robin Williams, and many more! New menus weekly! They have a current health permit, and of course take all the CDC precautions to keep you healthy. In honor of Matt’s Marine Service, they are offering 15% OFF for all First Responders, Veterans & Senior Citizens. Email 1stToRoll@gmail.com for more info.
Facetime Parenting And Life Coaching
The stress of caregiving and overload of facing adversity can lead to increased rates of stress. Paola Gancman is a certified professional life coach with a Masters in Clinical Psychology and 20 years of experience working in the field of education. Paola is now offering Facetime coaching to parents, teens and young adults. Organization, distant learning, discipline, family time and emotions. Flexible pricing available. Email Pao@DirectionLifeCoaching.com or call 818.920.8323 for a free consultation.

The New Parenting Support You Need, Virtually

The Pump Station & Nurtury has helped new families for over 30 years, and they are here and available to support you now. Whether you are expecting soon and need help with Baby Care, Intro to Breastfeeding, or Pediatric Safety/CPR classes your hospital can’t provide, or you’re a new mom struggling with breastfeeding or new parenting issues, they’re here to help. Their amazing team of lactation consultants and family therapists are available for one-on-one and small group parenting support calls virtually, and their stores have hard to find baby care products with convenient same day curbside pickup or local delivery options. And as a local, women owned and operated business, they really appreciate your patronage.

Poetry Writer’s Workshop for Kids
Students will read poetry and write 8-10 different types of poems. Grades 3-5 starting April 20th-30th for 8 days, Mon.-Thurs., for 2 weeks from 1-2 pm. $13 a session. Contact pianof@mac.com to sign up or register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/.
Adorable Custom Front Door Mats
I LOVE these! Made by a local mom. High quality, reasonably priced and fast shipping.
Jody’s Wednesday Morning Women’s Group In Encino
This women’s group about finding your voice, sharing your truth, establishing healthy boundaries and engaging with other amazing women. Identify what you want and need, release what causes you discontent and angst. Reflect on what brings you joy and define your own happiness. Reconnect with your sense of humor as it will carry you throughout this process. No charge for initial interview. $85/90mins/weekly. Teletherapy now available for Group, Individual, Couple and Family Therapy Sessions. Call Jody at (818) 986-0600 ext. 2 or email Jodyfrank@wcccla.com.
Free Workouts to Keep Kids
Gyminny Kids is helping keep children actively challenged and creatively engaged in the comfort of their own home. Since 1987, the San Diego aerobics gym has been the go-to place for kids to learn balance and safety while building confidence and strength. Since the ‘stay at home’ order went into effect, Gyminny Kids’ highly trained staff has been staying connected and easing some of that stress for both parents and kids. Offering a variety of fun classes such as gymnastics, dancing, art and storytime, Gyminny posts a live stream schedule every day on Instagram and Facebook and also adds new content daily on their virtual classroom and YouTube channel.
Pediped Footwear Launches Their Spring Summer 2020 Adventure Line
New colors and styles. The pediped Adventure Line is water-safe, machine washable, eco-friendly and perfect for all outdoor activities. Available in EU sizes 20-36 (US sizes 5 Little Kids-4.5 Youth).
Boy & Girl Group Unlimited Zoom Series
Monday, Wednesday and Fridays at 2 pm
Join this unlimited zoom series for boys & girls Mondays Calm is Contagious, Wed Keeping a Notebook, Fri Being an Expert. Shake off feelings of isolation while gaining concrete tools for navigating these changing times. Community building, minute meditations, social-emotional growth with writing or drawing what we cannot say, expressive arts and more. Together develop new ways to chart & maneuver through the unknown. Drop-ins or unlimited series. No one will be turned away.
Vitamins Delivered To Your Door
Primary Vitamins is a new vitamin and supplement company that delivers high quality, 3rd party tested daily packs to your door. Choose from the different packs: Daily Essentials, Energy Essentials, Detox Support, Weight Management Support, Mood Support, Sleep Support, Heavy Metal Detox, Prenatal Essentials, Infla-Max, Pro-GI, Sports Performance Support and Vegan Protein Powders!
Non-Profit That Helps Single Mothers Start Over In The Workplace
Tues., May 19th at 8:30pm
SHE IS HOPE LA is looking for moms that want to participate in a12-week curriculum of webinars with Angela Setters of Conquer credit Management. The topic will be ” Financial & Legal curriculum for single moms or those looking to become single. Contact Tisha Janigian at 818-447-7587 for more info.
Free Improv Lesson Every Single Day From Studio LOL
Studio LOL is offering a free daily improv lesson for kids on YouTube, where they assign a fun “homework” improv game to be played with family, and then feature some of the homework videos on the next day’s show! It’s really neat! Kids can join any time, watch a lesson, and send in their homework to homeworkisthebest@studiolol.com.
Take Your Family To The Mountains At A Great Price!
This gorgeous 6 bedroom home in Lake Arrowhead is fantastic for a family get away. Escape the city and check out nature. Look at the pictures on HomeAway, and then contact owner directly for great Jen’s list discount.
Zumbini With Jan – Dance And Movement Class Now Virtually Via Zoom
Do you have children 5 and Under? Jan, a certified Zumbini Instructor, will teach your child to dance, sing, act, be silly, and move for 30-45 min depending on situation. Zumbini is an awesome program for kids 5 and under that uses music and movement with instruments and scarves to encourage bonding, social skills, cognitive skills, and confidence. 3-4 daily classes. Donations suggested but not required. Call or text (818) 943-2100 for more info.
Meeting ID: 414 077 7257
Password: Jan
Life Is Short-Be A Better You
Allison Cohen is a licensed psychotherapist with over 15 yrs. experience helping clients remove roadblocks and reach personal goals. Allison has been featured on Today, NPR & Has Been Quoted In Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Woman’s Day, Redbook, Huffington Post, WebMD & more. Specializing in: Couples/Relationships, Self-Esteem/Growth, Family Conflict, Anxiety/Stress, Communication Skills, Life Transitions, Depression, Building Physical & Emotional Intimacy, Kink Aware, Alternative Sexuality & Intuitive Eating.
Great Gardener Lead
Highly Recommended by Jen Levinson – jen@jenslist.com
“Reynaldo Luna has been our gardener for 11 years and does a truly terrific job. Dependable, reliable and knows how to take care of the yard! I have referred him to SO many other Jens List members and EVERYONE loves him! He can trim trees too! Call him at 818-802-0025.”
The Cheesecake Factory Recipes
Virtual Bodywork: Chill Zone Sessions
A personalized mix of Guided Imagery, Trigger Point Release and Cranial Sacral Therapy to help you relieve mental stress and tension in the head, neck and jaw! Great for Eye Strain, Headaches and Fatigue from increased screen time. $25 per $15 min.
Relax, Renew, Relate: Online Restorative Bodywork Sessions for Couples – Are you looking for a way to support your partner without talking about the news or chores that need to be done? Are either (or both) of you suffering from upper body aches? Randi will guide each partner in providing a fully clothed, seated-massage sequence. Learn a new way to connect, communicate and feel better! $75 for 45 minutes.
Don’t Agonize About It, ORGANIZIT!
Do you have garage envy because your garage doesn’t measure up? The garage organization services industry is now the fastest growing segment in the home improvement market and OrganizIT! is one of the fastest growing garage organization company in LA. They are your full service garage organization company, with a level of professionalism second to none. They can help you with overhead storage racks, slatwall garage organization wall systems, a full line of heavy-duty, versatile garage cabinets, garage flooring; interlocking garage floor tiles and epoxy flooring, and full line of accessories; hooks, garage shelves, baskets. New location in Simi Valley! Call 818-232-7683 for a free design consultation.
Tutor Leads
Elementary School Online Tutor
Online tutoring for reading, writing, math. Melissa is a veteran teacher (17 years as a 3rd-grade teacher) plus over 20 years working with students privately. She is offering one on one sessions and small group support for students in grades 1 – 8 on Zoom – school work, review, and enrichment. Master’s Degree + 50 credits. Taught and prepared students for ISEE, math GED, and algebra too. Email Melissa@lalascoop.com
Let Natalie Help Kids In Their Growth
Natalie Brown graduated from California Lutheran University with her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Management-Magna Cum Laude. She has always been passionate about teaching and has worked as a former swim instructor teaching baby and parent classes all the way up to 11 year olds for the City of Calabasas. Her senior year of high school she was the recipient of the Regional Occupation Award in Careers in Education. Email Ngbrown92@gmail.com.
Online Biology and Chemistry Tutor, High School or Collage
Preston Tasoff is a graduating microbiology student from Wash U, St. Louis and an Astrobiologist at NASA-JPL. He’s had 10 different biology classes during high school and college and can tutor most biology course and high school chemistry. With Covid-19, online tutoring via Zoom allows learning at home and sharing homework and notes. Preston creates an individualized conversation around science, letting the student learn using their own language to understand concepts. Contact ptasoff@gmail.com.
Don’t Let Your Child Fall Behind In Reading, Math or School
If you need help teaching your child, Kay Curtis provides One on One Remote Tutoring Via Zoom. Kay has 30 years of experience teaching K through 6th, is a former Director of Education of a private school & served as Director of the Hollywood Education & Literacy Project. She can help with: Phonics, Reading Comprehension, Math, Grammar, Writing & Homework Help. Call Kay at 818-929-9391 for more info.