Archives for May 2014

Randy Kaplan Talks About the Tasty Tunes That Fill His New CD, Jam On Rye

By Michael Berick It seems like Randy Kaplan hasn’t met a musical style that he doesn’t like. The Los Angeles-based musician filled a shelf with awards (including a NAPPA Gold) for his last CD, Mr. Diddie Wah Diddie, where he reworked old blues tunes into songs for kids. Kaplan stocks his new album, Jam On Rye, with the sounds of rock, folk, jazz, bluegrass and even a Broadway show tune. Kaplan, who performs music for adults as well as kids, recently offered insight into the new CD, making family music and writing songs about burps, sports and crew cuts. Was...

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Spots For Summer Learning

By Ellen Byron   The beginning of summer doesn’t have to mean the end of learning for your kids. Los Angeles is filled with great ways to entertain them while injecting a little education. “I think it’s important to keep kids’ brains active over the summer,” says former teacher Sarah Barrett, a Studio City mom and school fundraising expert whose daughters are 7 and 10. “That doesn’t mean you have to make them do multiplication tables and write paragraphs.” The following seven spots pack in just the right amount of education plus so much fun that your kids will never...

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zulily

Win a $100 shopping spree to zulily, a shopping destination for moms. zulily offers a daily selection of hand-picked quality children’s apparel, women’s apparel, toys, infant gear and home décor-all at an average of 50% off.

Words To Sweat By

Words to Sweat by Motivational Fitness Accessories

Words to Sweat by wants to fuel four (4) winners' fitness passion and fashion with a $50 gift certificate to the shop from which they can select motivational mantra workout towels, inspirational jewelry, or fitness-inspired infinity scarves. To your health!

Vault

VAULT

The winner of the monthly treat will get $200 credit to VAULT! VAULT (ShopVault.com) features over 500 curated boutique designer brands on fashion, accessories and home décor by some of the biggest names in the fashion world.

Synergy Organic Clothing

We create fashion forward clothing and yoga apparel for women. Always striving to be mindful and conscious, we produce sustainable and fair trade clothing. Radiate effortless style while treading gently on the Earth. Two winners will receive $100 Gift Cards!

Swiss Diamond

Swiss Diamond Fry Pan Duo

Ranked #1 nonstick cookware, Swiss Diamond offers a full range of revolutionary kitchenware made in Switzerland. The innovative coating is reinforced with real diamonds to create a long lasting, naturally non-stick surface. Fry Pan Duo: 9.5" and 11".

Steals.com

We're giving away two $100 shopping sprees! babySTEALS.com features two deals a day (8 AM/8 PM PST) of the best baby brands at up to 80% off, until they sell out. It's not just a deal ... it's a steal!

Harveys

Harveys Original Seatbeltbags

Harveys, made with love in sunny Southern California. Harveys handbags and accessories are gorgeous, well-crafted, and guaranteed for life. Win a $100 gift card that can be used on seatbeltbags.com or at one of our two retail stores!

Skin Authority

GO! Gorgeous Kit

Skin Authority is an award-winning, prestige skin care line chosen by beauty experts, and celebrities for skin care performance that produces immediately visible results. The GO! Gorgeous Kit is powerful and portable skin care ideal for travel and gym.

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