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Podcasts, books, shows, and more to enjoy together as a family


We’ve been spending WAY more time than usual at home these days, so we’ve been working on our lists of top family entertainment options to share. We’re popping the links here, but be sure to…

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UPDATED Week Two: Keeping kids entertained & educated during the COVID-19 school shut down


Community is what keeps us strong. Even when we need to physically distance ourselves for safety, we can come together in other ways. When we knew schools would be closing, we created #pickleplanetfunweek, a week…

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Life as a Rock n Roll Dad: parenting as a traveling musician


Fancy hotel rooms. Trans-Atlantic flights. Adoring fans. The life of a rock ‘n roller might sound ideal, but when you’re a parent with a family waiting at home, reality takes hold. And for Riverview’s Chris…

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What to do with the kids in Moncton this weekend (March 13-15)


Welcome to the first post-March Break, post-COVID 19 in the Maritimes weekend, folks. As always, we remind you that this round up is created mid-week & that you should click through to our source links…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: The One Where We Talk About Pride of Place


A strong connection to place can be a powerful force for everything from economic growth to population attraction and retention to raising confident children who feel like they belong to a community. It’s a passion…

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How to have the sex talk with your partner


As parents, we often focus a lot of thoughtful worry and preparation on having the ‘birds and the bees talk’ with our kids – when do we start, what do we say, how much do…

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Riverview Winter Carnival’s Snowshoe Adventures & Indoor Skateboard Competition


Are you ready to blow the roof off winter? Because Riverview is ready to make it happen! The 45th annual Riverview Winter Carnival is about to begin and Pickle Planet is thrilled to be partnering…

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40+ New Brunswick Christmas Gift Ideas from other parents


What’s better than giving the perfect gift? Knowing that you also made a neighbour happy by choosing to boost the local economy and support your community! Whether you head out to the many craft fairs…

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What to do with the kids in Greater Moncton this weekend (Nov 29-Dec 1)


It’s getting chilly out there, and that magical Christmas dust is surely in the air as we roll into December this weekend! I can only assume that your wee ones are as excited as mine,…

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Parenting through adversity: a mother’s journey with infertility, fostering, and special needs


“Everything about her has come as surprise and a blessing.” Those are words Kim Plume Marr wrote about her youngest daughter, Robyn, nine months after the little girl underwent an intense surgery to address her…

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