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Monster Jam CRUSHES Fort Lauderdale
August 21, 2010 – 8:32 AM | 2 Comments
Monster Jam CRUSHES Fort Lauderdale

Monster Jam literally CRUSHED Fort Lauderdale!  This is the most family fun the McCluskeys have had in quite some time, Mamas!  Our rip roarin’, tire squealin’, crowd cheerin’ evening rocked the house!!  To be honest, …

Winning the Homework Game: A Team Approach
August 19, 2010 – 7:07 AM | No Comment
Winning the Homework Game:  A Team Approach

It’s that time of the year again.  Our favorite baseball teams are vying for a place in the World Series. Our children are also beginning a new school year. So what do these …

Monster Jam in Fort Lauderdale: WIN TICKETS!
August 16, 2010 – 6:00 AM | No Comment
Monster Jam in Fort Lauderdale: WIN TICKETS!

Monster Jam is coming to Fort Lauderdale August 20-21, 2010 at the Bank Atlantic Center!  Feld Entertainment and Sunshine Mamas have one more family four pack of tickets to give away!  Once again, all you …

Melbourne Beach Library’s 2010 Childrens Talent Show
August 11, 2010 – 7:49 PM | No Comment
Melbourne Beach Library’s 2010 Childrens Talent Show

Melbourne Beach Public Library is hosting their 2010 Talent Show!  Come one, come all and join in the fun!!  The show will be Saturday September 25, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Some of the current features …

Learn to Knit or Crochet in Melbourne Beach
August 11, 2010 – 9:50 AM | 2 Comments
Learn to Knit or Crochet in Melbourne Beach

Would you like to learn to knit or crochet and live in the Melbourne Beach area?  The Melbourne Beach Library is hosting a FREE Knitting and Crocheting class Tuesday nights at 6:00 p.m. for tweens, …

Monster Jam, Fort Lauderdale: and the Winner is…
August 11, 2010 – 7:00 AM | 2 Comments
Monster Jam, Fort Lauderdale: and the Winner is…

The Winner of the Monster Jam tickets in Fort Lauderdale is Bernadette Gribic!  Congratulations to Bernadette and her family in Margate!  We here at Sunshine Mamas hope you enjoy the show!!  Don’t worry, Mamas, you …

A LETTER TO THE TEACHER
August 10, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 4 Comments
A LETTER TO THE TEACHER

What is the best way to communicate your child’s needs to their new teacher? A letter can be just the answer. We are a few days into August.  Where did summer vacation go? Families …

Win Tickets to Monster Jam, BankAtlantic Center Fort Lauderdale
August 8, 2010 – 10:48 AM | No Comment
Win Tickets to Monster Jam, BankAtlantic Center Fort Lauderdale

Monster Jam is coming to the BankAtlantic Center, Fort Lauderdale, August 20-21!  You’ve asked for them, Mamas, and we’ve got them!  All you have to do is answer our Monster Jam Trivia to win your …

Curious George Captivates Coral Gables
August 6, 2010 – 1:39 PM | 6 Comments
Curious George Captivates Coral Gables

From the moment we pulled into the parking lot at the Bank United Center in Coral Gables, it was first class all the way!  The girls and I were thrilled to be able to attend …

“A Little Diddy, About Jack and Diane” Sexual Healing for a Healthier Life (12th in Series)
August 4, 2010 – 6:07 AM | 3 Comments
“A Little Diddy, About Jack and Diane” Sexual Healing for a Healthier Life (12th in Series)

“I love you, Diane, and I want to marry you.”
Jack was a baseball star and phenom in this West Coast Florida city. Eleven no-hitters were part of his resume through the youth leagues into high …

Thoughts From the Sink
August 3, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 2 Comments
Thoughts From the Sink

I have many friends who worship our King. But one in particular always comes to my mind. I remember a few years ago she explained that all through her day – waking, dressing …

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire!
July 30, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 3 Comments
Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire!

My latest hurdle in the wonderful world of Mamahood is lying.  My sweet Hailey Bear  has been caught lying on more occasions than I can count lately.
The first time I can remember is when we …

The Winner of the Curious George Live Tickets Is…
July 29, 2010 – 6:00 AM | No Comment
The Winner of the Curious George Live Tickets Is…

The winner of the Curious George Live Tickets is Peggy Sue Roddy! Thank you so much to all of the Mamas who entered…it’s not too late to get your tickets to Curious George Live, Mamas!!  …

Nickelodeons Storytime Live Lights Up Jacksonville
July 28, 2010 – 12:00 AM | No Comment
Nickelodeons Storytime Live Lights Up Jacksonville

Nickelodeon’s Storytime Live at Jacksonville’s Times Union Center (which was gorgeous by the way) was one of most memorable experiences I’ve ever had with my beautiful daughters.  We sang, we danced…I cried!  This performance was …

Behavior Management “A Sea of Challenges”
July 26, 2010 – 6:00 AM | One Comment
Behavior Management  “A Sea of Challenges”

A few weeks ago Sunshine Mama, Lori McCluskey, asked for readers to give ideas on parenthood and the disciplining of children.  In my personal opinion, being a parent and managing the behavior of children are …

THE WINNER OF THE NICKELODEONS STORYTIME LIVE TICKETS IS…
July 22, 2010 – 6:00 AM | No Comment
THE WINNER OF THE NICKELODEONS STORYTIME LIVE TICKETS IS…

KELLY BISHOP! Congratulations Kelly and family!  We sure hope you and your family enjoy your family four pack of tickets from Sunshine Mamas!!
Don’t worry…you can still get your tickets Mamas:
Nickelodeon’s Storytime Live

July 27th at …

Win a Trip for Two to the Chris Evert Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic in Boca Raton!!
July 20, 2010 – 7:18 AM | No Comment
Win a Trip for Two to the Chris Evert Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic in Boca Raton!!

One lucky winner will receive a “grand slam” trip for two to the 2010 Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic Weekend in Boca Raton, Florida, Nov. 6-8.  Readers can sign up at BeSimplySmart.com …

Native American Dancing at the Melbourne Beach Library July 20!
July 19, 2010 – 11:23 AM | No Comment
Native American Dancing at the Melbourne Beach Library July 20!

You won’t want to miss the Talako Indians performing and explaining their Native American Dances!  The event is Tuesday July 20, 2010 at 3:00 p.m.  This is one of many FREE, educational programs offered at …

How Do You Discipline Your Child?
July 12, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 8 Comments
How Do You Discipline Your Child?

What really works when it comes to discipline and children?  I personally am a bit on the tough side compared to the majority of my girlfriends.  Most …

Pregnant? How About a Midwife?!
July 8, 2010 – 9:18 AM | No Comment
Pregnant?  How About a Midwife?!

Some people still believe the earth is flat, the sun revolves around the earth, you get cramps if you swim after eating, the streets of America are paved with gold…hospital births are safer than home …

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