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Things to do With the Family in Moncton this Weekend (April 20-22)


There’s a little more hint of spring in the air this weekend – maybe because some of our favourite spring events are returning! It’s Frye Festival time! A fantastic literary event for our community, particularly…

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Parenting in the Fourth Industrial Revolution


I often do that age-old adult shtick of asking my kids what they want to be when they grow up. Somedays, they’re pretty traditional with their answers. Policeman. Fire fighter. Dentist. Somedays, they’re more creative….

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What to Do with the Kids this Weekend in Moncton (Apr 13-15)


Welcome to the weekend, friends! There’s still time to visit a local Maple Sugar Camp, but you better hurry – this is the last weekend most plan to be open! You might also want to…

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Embracing New Brunswick’s Creativity


I’ve been thinking a lot lately about creativity. It’s a complicated word, as the connotations vary from thoughts of artistic masterpieces to crafty aunts to professional innovation. I also think it can be a key…

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What to Do With the Kids This Weekend (April 6-8)


Welcome to the weekend, everyone! Thanks for stopping by help plan your time together this week. There’s lots going on, so let’s get to it! There’s still time to enjoy New Brunswick’s favourite spring ritual…

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New Law Encourages ‘Free Range’ Parenting


For the better part of the 20th century, children were trusted to make their way home from school and remain unsupervised for hours at a time. Now, we need laws to protect parents who want…

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Positive Attitudes Needed for Population Growth


New Brunswick’s efforts to attract and retain immigrants is making headlines again. And again, I’m left wondering what we’re doing to attract and retain everyone who doesn’t identify as an immigrant – and why we…

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Things to Do with the Kids in Moncton This Weekend (March 23-25)


March is quickly coming to an end, with Easter sneaking up on us NEXT weekend! Are you ready for it? Check out our Easter Round Up for some ideas on things to do and ways…

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Easter Activities and Events in the Greater Moncton Area


Easter Weekend is hopping right along – with lots of fun family events to mark the occasion! Bass Pro Shops is offering photos with the Easter Bunny starting Saturday, March 24 at 11am and going…

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Teaching Mental Health Awareness through Heritage Minutes


Like most Canadians my age, I have a special infinity for Heritage Minutes. I recall one particular road trip during which my friend and I tried to recall every topic and personality covered in the…

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