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What to Do with the Kids This Weekend (July 20-22)


Welcome back! We took last weekend off to enjoy some family time, but we’re back with an awesome list of ways you can spend time connecting with your family and our community this weekend –…

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9 Free Things to Do with the Kids in Moncton


We all LOVE finding free and/or cheap activities we can do with the family – so we thought we’d start a list of them here for everyone to enjoy! Please add your ideas to the…

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How to Spend a Rainy Day in Cavendish with the Kids


Our first full day of our Vacation the Kids Took Over – and it’s rainy. Cold, windy, rain. Not the pleasant summer shower that helps break the heat. The almost-single-digits, coming-down-sideways rain that makes you…

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What to Do with the Kids This Weekend – and next! (July 6-15)


Welcome to another fabulous weekend, everyone! A quick note: there will NOT be a round up next weekend, as we’ll be unplugging for some family bonding time! To help you out, we’re starting this weekend’s…

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Dieppe’s Camille Park: A Hidden Playground!


What a gem! Tucked into a grove of trees, surrounded by a groomed path, this playground is a lovely little oasis in Dieppe. It’s so hidden – I couldn’t find a name for it on…

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Say Yes to Yourself, Your Family


My Mom Vocabulary includes well-worn phrases such as “in a moment,” “we can’t do that right now,” and “no, that’s not something we’re going to buy.” But this week, I dropped those phrases and the…

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What to Do with the Family for the Canada Day Weekend in Moncton (June 29-July 2)


Happy Canada Day Weekend, everyone! As usual, we’ll try to get through this weekend’s events in chronological order. These are just the highlights: for more on local family-friendly attractions, visit our MEGA LIST of Things…

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Riverview’s Bridgedale Playground


Thanks again to the wisdom of the Planet, we discovered Bridgedale, a playground with a zip line! Located near the edge of the Town of Riverview at the former Bridgedale school, this space also includes…

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Summer School Prep


Summer is here, which means our house is focused on September. I’m not trying to wish away the sunshine and lazy days, but with our youngest two scholars heading off to school for the first…

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What to Do With the Kids Now that School’s Out (June 22-24)


Welcome to the weekend – and the official start of summer vacation for all those school-age kiddos! If you know someone trying to keep kids of any age entertained this summer, be sure to let…

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