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What to do with the Kids in Moncton Santa Claus Parade Weekend (Nov 24-26)


There’s no denying it – this is the weekend that Christmas comes to Moncton! We’ll run through the holiday-specific events first, then you can find the non-Christmasy events at the end. (Before all that, though…

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Crayola Magic Scene Creator Review & Giveaway (Ends Nov 26/17)


This post is sponsored by Crayola. Our family was gifted some fabulous new creativity sets to enjoy in exchange for telling you about one in particular. All opinions are our own. “It’s cool how the…

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I Avoid Looking In The Mirror


I avoid looking in full length mirrors. Especially side profile. Like most first-time pregnant women, that side pose was my go-to for nine months of my life. I had no problems sharing belly photos with…

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What to do with the Kids in Moncton this Weekend (Nov 17-19)


It’s been awhile since we did a FULL round up with ongoing events & attractions included (you can always find these details on our mega list of What to Do With the Kids in Moncton),…

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Keeping kids away from the Christmas Tree


Christmas decorating with toddlers can be a challenge. Little hands just can’t seem to stay away – so why ask them to? We love creating a play tree, where the moving of decorations is encouraged!…

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Indoor Skating In Moncton, Riverview, Dieppe, and more


You can find lots of times and places to enjoy indoor skating in Moncton, Riverview, Dieppe, and more – including several free skates each week! Moncton The Superior Propane Centre (55 Russ Howard Drive) offers…

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Remembering the Veterans who didn’t serve on the Frontlines


“We should endeavour to educate our younger people to know what it has meant and what has gone.” Those are the words my grandfather, Norman MacPhee, shared with a reporter more than three decades ago….

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Remembrance Day Weekend in Moncton (with kids)


Welcome to the weekend, everyone – and sorry for the delay in getting this weekend’s round up posted! The general rule is this appears online Wednesday night and is shared on Facebook Thursday around noon,…

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Teaching Young Kids Entrepreneurship with the Mini Maker Workshop from Family Academy


Thanks to Family Academy for teaching young kids entrepreneurship – and offering our children spaces at the upcoming Mini Maker workshop in exchange for this post. Be sure to check out Pickle Planet on Facebook…

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Tips for Holiday Shopping when your Kids Dream Big


Disclaimer: This post with tips on holiday shopping when your kids dream big is brought to you by Mastermind Toys. The opinions and ideas are my own, but I am receiving in-kind payment for sharing…

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