Our Kids

Keeping Kids Creative at Home

Left to their own devices, many kids can happily entertain themselves for hours. Getting them off their devices can be a little bit trickier. Sometimes, creativity gets lost in the mix. During this pandemic, when all eyes seem to turn to our computer screens, we need more ways to keep our kids stimulated both on […]

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Let’s Get Our Kids Cooking

Kids as young as 18 months can start to help in the kitchen with simple recipes. They may not be ready yet to measure ingredients and chop, but they can pour it in a bowl and mix it up. Involving your kids at an early age in the kitchen will help them on a path […]

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Synergy Academics

Helping Students Achieve Their Educational Goals and Beyond Synergy Academics in West Hills affords students from kindergarten through college the confidence to accomplish educational objectives through hard work and positive reinforcement. With over 20 years of experience working with youth, founder Jennifer Lopata believes every student is capable of learning with personally directed programming. During […]

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Ask the Pediatrician: Sept/Oct 2020

Getting ready for this school year involves more than new sneakers and school supplies. Due to the pandemic, many will be learning remotely. Others in a hybrid model or attending school, pods, or daycare in-person will wear face masks, distance from others, and sanitize hands frequently. No matter how children learn this school year, some […]

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Illuminate Educational Therapy Group

Is Your Child with Learning Differences Experienceing the COVID Learning Gap? During distance learning, many parents watch their children struggle with focus, lesson comprehension, procrastination, and low frustration tolerance in addition to difficulties initiating, following through, and completing assignments. These high-stress scenarios leave students feeling anxious and/or depressed, engaging in constant battles with makeshift teacher-parents […]

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Empower 2020

KUMON MATH AND READING CENTER OF CALABASAS – WEST4774 Park Granada, #9, Calabasas | 818.224.3264 | kumon.com/calabasas-west-ca| IG: @kumoncalabasaswest During these uncertain times, with distance learning continuing for the 2020-2021 school year, let Kumon Math and Reading Center help your child have a successful year. Kumon’s academic-enrichment program has helped children achieve success worldwide for […]

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Educate 2020

OAKS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL31749 La Tienda Dr., Westlake Village | 818.575.9900 | oakschristian.orgOaks Christian School is a non-denominational, co-ed, college-preparatory, day and boarding school serving grades 5 through 12. The high school was founded in 2000. The school is committed to the promotion of academic excellence, artistic expression, and athletic distinction within the context of Christian […]

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A Parent’s Job Is Never Done

After 18 years or more, your nest may look empty but, rest assured, you have many more days of parenting ahead. Anyone who’s raised children realizes it doesn’t end when they begin college, move away, or even marry. Your baby chicks always need you, even after they raise a few of their own. As they […]

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NeuroSense Psychology

At NeuroSense Psychology, we wish all the readers of Calabasas Style a very happy and healthy New Year. It’s the time of year to destress, relax, and unwind after the frenzy of the holidays and to set new resolutions and intentions. One way to do this is to keep the holiday spirit alive throughout the […]

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Ask the Pediatrician

How to Choose a Pediatrician If you are pregnant or if you just moved to the area, congratulations! Pregnancy, having a baby, and raising kids are the most exciting times in your life. Here are some things to consider when searching for a great pediatrician or if you’re not fully satisfied with your current pediatrician. […]

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The Importance of Empathy in Children

On the news, I heard about some schools that wanted to have classes on empathy because children are lacking in this area. Bullying in schools is not going away, and now, it seems worse since its being videotaped and put on social media while children stand around and watch. It’s not that bad everywhere, but […]

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Ask the Pediatrician: November/December 2019

Paying cash for your doctor can save you time, money, sanity, and your health! More and more physicians are opting out of insurance-based models to be able to provide better care for their patients. These doctors call themselves cash-pay, direct primary care, or concierge doctors, and they all have convenient, on-time, longer, and more-comprehensive office […]

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