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L.A. Parent Cover Kids Pops up at Westfield Fashion Square Nov. 17

Your child could appear on the cover of L.A. Parent! Come to our pop-up Nov. 17 or enter our search online! Another Cover Kids pop-up is happening! This one is from 10 a.m.-noon Nov. 17, inside the Play and Create area on the first level (near Pottery Barn) of Westfield Fashion Square, 14006 Riverside Dr., Sherman Oaks. Register ($30 fee per child), have your child's photo taken and receive … Read Article

Los Angeles Weekend Freebies

Our 5 Fave Weekend Freebies – November 17-18

This weekend’s freebies are all about moving. Try out new ways to get moving, head out west for a cowboy fest, look to the stars in Griffith Park, zoom along with the Spy Kids or parade through Pasadena. Things take off Saturday morning at the LA CoMotion Mobility Festival taking over the DTLA Arts District from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. This public festival celebrates the urban mobility revolution with … Read Article

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Sweet Dreams LA Puts Sleep-Training Struggles to Bed

I sleep trained my first child alright: to fall asleep while breastfeeding. It wasn’t sustainable, as baby Mirae would wake up wailing as soon as I attempted to place her in her crib. Mirae was having no part of the cry-it-out method, nor my slow backpedal out of the room after laying her down, so after five sleepless nights, I gave up. The child didn’t sleep well until she was 18 months old. … Read Article

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Tween Time in LA: Termite Art,Kustom Kars & Outliers

During the 20th century, the distinction between “high art” (by trained artists) and “low art” (by untrained artists) has blurred, and the breaking down of these art walls is explored in three current local museum exhibits. The Petersen Automotive Museum ( is presenting “Auto-Didactic: The Juxtapoz School” (pictured) through June. Inspired by the influential underground culture … Read Article