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What to Do With the Kids This Weekend (July 27-29)


Welcome to final weekend of July 2018! Hard to believe so much of the summer is already past – but there’s lots more fun to come! This weekend Dieppe is filled with great family activities…

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Moncton’s Maplehurst Playground


Moncton’s Maplehurst Park is another lovely space great for multiple ages! This park has a splash pad for hot days, as well as lovely shaded areas. There are a number of benches scattered throughout, as…

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Time to Ditch the Drive Through Reputation


I completely understand how New Brunswick came to be called the drive thru province. I’ve driven through many times, including the past two weekends. The Trans-Canada Highway cuts through this province in a way that…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: Online Limits


Kids love being online – but how do we teach them appropriate limits & safety skills? Jenna & Tosh explore this topic and share what happens in their homes when it comes to technology, the…

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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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Pickle Planet Podcast: What do you NEED at a park?


Jenna is basically a local park ninja and knows just what her family needs when choosing a place to play. Tosh secretly avoids splash pads — but don’t tell her kids!

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Non-profit Support Needs to Change


Folks, we need to change the way we approach non-profits in our community. Year after year we’re finding out these cornerstone organizations are floundering to the point of closure. And each time a group comes…

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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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