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2018 Santa Parades in the Moncton area


Nothing kicks off the holiday season quite like watching the excitement build throughout a Santa Claus parade! We’re so lucky in the Greater Moncton Area to have one of the largest Santa parades in the…

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Young people put action at forefront of Remembrance Day


It’s that time of year again, when people I respect begin squabbling over whether or not it’s too early to be decking the halls and making merry. In theory, I agree; early November is too…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: Romance novels and Remembrance Day


Yes, you read that correctly. Romance novels and Remembrance Day in the same sentence, and not because I intend to spend November 11 indulging in some entertaining reading. I believe fiction is one of the…

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Remembrance Day Weekend in Moncton 2018


Here are the highlights for what’s happening this weekend in the Greater Moncton Area; get out and enjoy some quality family time in our community! A reminder to parents: for many of us, this is…

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New Brunswick poised to reap benefits of resident, employee loyalty


When we raise children who are proud of this province, who understand its history and its potential, we are creating the groundwork for a generation of leaders who can bring people and prosperity to this province, even if they choose to live elsewhere. Now is the time to draw on those connections, to find the New Brunswickers who have moved to other parts of the country and the world, and not only remind them of their love for this land but also inform them of the advances since they’ve left.

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Pickle Planet Podcast: Please, stop undervaluing the work of creatives!


Many parents, mothers especially, try to earn income for their families by working in the creative industry: photographers, knitters, crafters, and so on. Many of these parents also face a constant stream of criticism for…

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What to Do with the Kids this Weekend in Moncton (Nov 2-4)


Have you recovered from Halloween yet? Are you ready for the time change Sunday? It’s likely going to be a quiet weekend for everyone with all the recent excitement, but if you’re looking for an…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: When Your Partner Works Away


Every family dynamic is slightly different, but we think anyone who spends time ‘soloparenting’ will find themselves nodding along in agreement with this week’s episode. Jenna & Tosh are joined by talented mama Lynn Colepaugh,…

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What to Do with the Kids this Weekend (Oct 26-28 & Halloween, too!)


If you need a dose of Halloween fun, we’ve got you covered! More than 30 events you to choose from between now and the big day – plus a category at the end for non-Halloween…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: What’s Ruining Halloween


Commercialization, sensationalism, and sexualization is ruining Halloween. Whether you agree or disagree, you’re sure to find this week’s podcast interesting! Join us as Jenna & Tosh talk about the good ol’ days and how they’d…

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