On Raising A Princess


  Her voice drips with disdain. “We’re not raising any princesses in this house.” Really? Because I am. I’m raising a princess. One who uses cunning to outwit dragons. One who stands for what she…

Read more...

The Mega Moncton March Break Round Up


LOOKING FOR 2018 EVENTS? C’MON OVER HERE! WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED! March Break is full of fun in the Greater Moncton Area! Here’s a list of more than 50 events you can enjoy with the…

Read more...

St. Patrick’s Day Painting


Texture painting is a hit every time! Find a few objects that have – or can be used to make – a shamrock shape and start experimenting. Did you use potatoes to paint as a…

Read more...

Review & Giveaway: Little Live Pets (ended Mar/16)


Our kids are constantly asking for a pet. Our daughter declares to strangers that we’re getting a dog when she’s five. (We’re not.) She makes her younger brothers pretend to be cats. She talks about…

Read more...
rainbow scavanger hunt st. patrick's day craft activity

Rainbow Scavenger Hunt


A Rainbow Scavenger Hunt is a quick way to turn your house into an imaginative playground! My kids and I had a great time with this colourful hunt – and it’s so fun and easy,…

Read more...

TTTS: How a first-trimester ultrasound can save babies’ lives


It was my second pregnancy. We didn’t want to find out the gender, we were sure of the conception date (give or take a few days), and we weren’t interested in terminating the pregnancy if…

Read more...

Paper Plate Valentine’s Day Card Holder


I loved making Valentine’s Day card holders as a kid. The decorated brown bag is a classic, but this easy paper plate heart is quickly becoming my favourite option. Make things really pop by using…

Read more...

Free Play Groups in & around Moncton


Every parent, grandparent, and caregiver should keep this list of free, drop-in playgroups and indoor play options around Moncton handy! You never know when you’re going to need a ‘get out of the house for…

Read more...

Share The Love: Giving Back For Valentine’s Day


Valentine’s Day is all about the love. So let’s spend a few moments this month thinking about some people who could use our love and compassion. Premature birth is a cause that is near and…

Read more...

Jokes for Kids


Moncton is a city that loves to laugh, especially during the annual HubCap Comedy Festival. Do you have a budding comedian at home? Here are a few great kids’ jokes! Q. Why was 6 afraid…

Read more...