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What to do for Family Day Weekend in Moncton, Riverview, Dieppe, and more!


We’ve made it through another week with another snow storm – and now it’s time for a long weekend! You can always find ideas about things to do with the family on our MEGA LIST…

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What to Bring to the Jack Frost Festival


The time has come – our family’s first trip to PEI’s Jack Frost Festival is almost here and it’s time to start packing! Since I was planning to make a list anyway, I thought I’d…

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Play could be our secret weapon in the mental health crisis


Is the answer to the increasing mental health needs of our youth as simple as letting them play? It’s certainly a large part of the solution to the crisis we’ve created. Our kids spent last…

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The Ultimate Guide to Parental and Maternity Leave in New Brunswick


Pickle Planet is pleased to welcome Shauna Cole, a New Brunswick mother and human resources professional, to share some insight for those of you transitioning between career and parenting. Last post she shared her 17…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: Beyond New Year’s Resolutions


Let’s be real folks. At some point in your life, maybe this year, maybe years ago, you made a New Year’s Resolution to eat better and move more. And I’m willing to bet you didn’t…

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20 Things to Do With the Kids in Moncton This Weekend (Feb 8-10)


It’s another wonderful family weekend in the Greater Moncton Area! We have a full roster of event suggestions for you to get out and make the most of time spent with family, so let’s get…

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17 questions you must ask your employer before going on maternity leave


Pickle Planet is pleased to welcome Shauna Cole, a New Brunswick mother and human resources professional, to share some insight for those of you transitioning between career and parenting, starting with the 17 questions you…

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Moncton entrepreneurs rushed to fill the void in indoor amusement options, but how many will remain?


Nature abhors a vacuum, but it only takes so many trampoline parks and indoor play spaces to fill it. It wasn’t hard to predict that there would be struggles for the various businesses that tried…

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Pickle Planet Podcast: The Step-Parent Episode


It’s a big leap, going from single living to a relationship. Even bigger when that relationship comes with two small boys! Riverview entrepreneur Tosha Whalen shares her experience transitioning through various stages of parenting –…

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What to do this weekend with the kids in Moncton (Feb 1-3)


Welcome, February! You are filled with fun and festivals and even a Family Day long weekend! Let’s get this party started! Thanks this week to Riverview’s Winter Carnival for sponsoring the round up (and the…

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