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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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Books to Buy for a Christmas Advent Countdown


One of the most fun traditions we’ve brought into our family is the annual Christmas Book Advent Countdown – one book read each night starting December 1st until December 24th. It’s a fabulous way to…

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40+ Things to Do with the Family Santa Claus Parade Weekend in Moncton


Some big events this weekend, folks! We’ve got the official Holiday Season kick-off with Christmas at the Coliseum, The Antler Breakfast, Light Up Riverview, and the Royale Greater Moncton Santa Claus Parade! All the hip-happenin’…

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Where to find a Christmas tree in New Brunswick


Okay, silly, the obvious answer is in the woods, we know! But there are more and more locally-operated Christmas tree farms that are helping New Brunswick families create lovely traditions and memories together, so we…

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Pickle Planet’s Guide to the Royale Greater Moncton Santa Claus Parade


Pickle Planet is proud to be a media partner of the Royale Greater Moncton Santa Claus Parade – and extra proud of Papa Pickle for stepping up and taking on a serious role with the…

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What to do with the kids in Moncton this weekend (Nov 15-17)


It has begun!!! The Holiday season is officially upon us, and we’ve got all the info you need for family events and activities to get you into the spirit and keep the kiddos smiling all…

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How to make simple yet stunning holiday mocktails and cocktails


With holidays come parties. And with parties come festive drinks. And while mocktails are not a new trend, we’d like to encourage you to give them some special consideration this season to ensure every guest…

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Pickle Planet's List of Santa Parades & Winter Festivals in New Brunswick

Santa Parades and Winter Festivals in Southeastern New Brunswick


‘Tis the season for Santa Claus parades, winter festivals, and all things merry and bright! We’ll have more detail on some of these events as the season progresses, but we wanted to make sure you…

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