10 Questions to Ask Your Kid


I know, I know. The internet is FULL of these little quizzes these days. But have you actually taken the time to ask your kids some of the questions? I finally did and it was…

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Community Corner: Chocolate River Farmers Market


Pickle Planet Moncton loves to touch base with some of the great organizations operating in our community. The Chocolate River Farmers Market is becoming a mid-week tradition for many, powered by a change in venue…

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Things I’ve Learned as a Canadian Mom


Oh, the things I’ve learned as a Canadian Mom! I’ve planned an extravagant birthday party for July 1st for the last five years. Not because I think birthdays need to be extravagant (I enjoy creating…

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Community Corner: Learning history through drama with “The Canadas” cast


“The Canadas” tells the story of our country through the eyes of newcomers – a family of singing geese. The production is presented by the Capitol Theatre Academy. Three young cast members share their insights with guest blogger Melannie Eldridge.

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15 Fun Things To Do With The Kids This Weekend in Moncton (Jun 16-18)


Happy Father’s Day Weekend! In case you need a few last minute gift ideas (like me!), check out our easy DIY No Dye Tie Dye Tie or this DIY BBQ Apron from our friends at…

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Backyard Fun for Canada150


Bring the Canada Day party to the backyard with two simple tricks: a maple leaf cookie cutter and spray cans of landscaping chalk! We created a massive Canadian flag – and hopscotch! – on the lawn, then relaxed with watermelon maple leafs for our Canada150 party.

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Moncton Blogs to Follow


Stop searching for Moncton blogs to follow and check out this list! Over the past year, more and more local blogs have filtered into my life and we’re so happy to see our community reflected in this way. We’ve listed more than a dozen sites for lifestyle, travel, fashion, politics, and more for you to enjoy!

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Rise & Shine PJ Walk for Kids Moncton


The inaugural Rise & Shine PJ Walk for Kids takes place this Sunday, June 11 in Moncton. We can’t wait to raise funds and fun for this great cause!

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Salisbury’s Highland Park: One of Canada’s 150 Coolest Playgrounds!


We’re thrilled to share Salisbury’s Highland Park as one of Canada’s 150 Coolest Playgrounds! A perfect all-season park with a natural playground, walking trails by the Petitcodiac River, a brand-new splash pad, traditional playground equipment, a covered gazebo, picnic tables, and lots of green space to enjoy!

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Day Trip Ideas in Saint John from Network of Mom’s Michelle Lefrancois


Michelle Lefrancois runs Network of Moms, a website and online community for moms in the Saint John area. She has two lovely little girls and lots for day trip ideas in Saint John!

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