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Chocolate Milk and Juice Divide a Province


The milk war isn’t just a Canada/US issue. My social media has been filled with passionate opinions on both sides of the debate regarding New Brunswick’s decision to ban the sale of chocolate milk (and…

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What’s Happening for Father’s Day and More in the Greater Moncton Area


Welcome to another lovely weekend, filled with fun and hopefully sun! Summer weather has (mostly) arrived – and with that comes the move to outdoors for Riverview’s Chocolate River Farmer’s Market! This mid-week market has…

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Seven Family Festivals to Enjoy in Summer 2018


Want to know our family recipe for a summer that feels FULL of fun without emptying the piggy bank? Start before school ends by filling the calendar with free or inexpensive festivals, backyard camping adventures,…

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Grove Hamlet Park in Moncton


Thanks to all you lovely readers who told us to check out Grove Hamlet Park – it’s fantastic! This great little park has just about everything – splash pad, swings, basketball court (with soccer/hockey nets…

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Time to Take the Bus, Moncton


Confession time. I have never ridden on a Codiac Transpo bus. Shocking? Not really. It seems like a lot of folks haven’t. Technically, Codiac Transpo serves about 130,000 residents in Moncton, Dieppe, and Riverview. I…

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What to Do with the Kids this Weekend in Moncton (June 8-10)


Welcome to the weekend! We’ve got another round up full of goodies for you – but first a word about our sponsor, the 12th Annual Moncton Highland Games! If you think the Games are just…

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Summer Camps in Moncton: A Pickle Planet Paid Directory


Summer is a great time to let your child explore interests and activities – and we’ve been compiling a list of the best camps around! (Please note: This is a ‘living’ document, meaning we’ll update…

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Prince Edward Park


If you’ve driven around Moncton at all you’ve likely seen Prince Edward Park. It’s at the intersection of Burlington and Girvan, and can be seen near the corner of St. George and Vaughan Harvey. There’s…

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Trust in the Time of Hacking


I’m being held for ransom. My information is, at least. That’s what my bank told the media this week. I’m one of the 90,000 Canadians whose information was hacked by what appears to be Russian-based…

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What to do with the Kids this Weekend in Moncton (June 1-3)


Welcome to another fabulous weekend filled with family fun in the Greater Moncton Area! A huge thanks to this week’s round up sponsor, Quber, a locally-created money-saving app that can help you make the most…

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