7 Side-Splitting Kid Quotes to Make Your Day
June 30, 2016 – 9:41 AM | No Comment

Ever heard the old adage “kids say the darndest things?” There’s a reason for that, and chances are good that your kids have come up with some doozies of their own a time or two. …

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Melbourne Beach: Paddle For Prayer, Saturday, August 28, 2010
August 27, 2010 – 3:03 PM | No Comment
Melbourne Beach: Paddle For Prayer, Saturday, August 28, 2010

Hans Wagner and Justin Chamberland are organizing a public prayer day at the beach.  The Lord has placed on our hearts the need for public prayer and prayer offerings.  We will be leaving …

Play Together, Stay Together Sexual Healing for a Healthier Life (13th in Series)
August 25, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 2 Comments
Play Together, Stay Together Sexual Healing for a Healthier Life (13th in Series)

Recently, I played golf with a true novice and she enjoyed partaking in this only sport where one can play, drink a beer (or two) and cuss lots while playing 18 holes …

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 …

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 …

Just A Few Questions…
July 21, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 8 Comments
Just A Few Questions…

Have you ever heard the song “A Few Questions” by the country artist Clay Walker? Well, it really makes you think about all of the real life situations that people are put …

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 …

The problem with kids these days…and Creating a positive atmosphere of accountability By : Lou “Uncle Diddy” Hansen, field journalist
July 16, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 4 Comments
The problem with kids these days…and  Creating a positive atmosphere of accountability  By :  Lou “Uncle Diddy” Hansen, field journalist

My career has given me the “opportunity” to deal with the criminal element.   I hear many stories about “where it went wrong” for people.   I also reflect back on my teenage years …

Matthew James Magic at the Melbourne Beach Library Today!!
July 13, 2010 – 10:34 AM | 2 Comments
Matthew James Magic at the Melbourne Beach Library Today!!

Calling all Melbourne Beach Mamas!!  Matthew James Magic will be performing at the Melbourne Beach Library with, “Splash into the Magic of Reading”.  The show is today, July 13, 2010 at 3:00 p.m.  We hope …

YOUR OPINION NEEDS TO BE HEARD!! BREVARD COUNTY LIBRARIES ARE IN TROUBLE!!
July 6, 2010 – 6:00 AM | 6 Comments
YOUR OPINION NEEDS TO BE HEARD!!  BREVARD COUNTY LIBRARIES ARE IN TROUBLE!!

There have been several issues brought to my attention regarding budget cuts at Brevard County Libraries!  This letter to the Editor in the Florida Today http://www.floridatoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2010100621023 written by Satellite Beach resident, Patricia Cazares, …

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