Life Size ELF on the Shelf – He’s Back! (2016)


It’s hard to believe I only met Megan and Joe Wynberg a few weeks ago. I feel like I’ve known them much longer. Maybe it’s because they’re so easy to hang out with. Or maybe…

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She Said: Impending Immersion


I know a lot of parents rejoiced when the government announced a Grade One French Immersion program would be available next September. I was not one of them. It’s quite distressing to try to decide…

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Buzz Local: Project Nice List


This week’s visit to Buzz Local focuses on Project Nice List, a community building initiative co-founded by Pickle Planet’s Jenna Morton. See the interview here:  http://buzzlocal.tv/share.php?id=11881&thumb=

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She Said: Standing Tall Before a Wall


In my senior year of high school I had a course called Global History. It focused on post-World War II and was meant to guide students in understanding the links between the past and the…

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Paper Plate Christmas Tree Craft


Paper plates are one of my all-time go-to craft supplies. So cheap, so versatile, so easy! Check out this little Christmas Tree we made. The goal here was to let little hands create, not to…

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Preemies: Then & Now


In May 2016, local photographer Jill McMillan, mom of two preemies, took ‘then & now’ photos of Moncton-area preemies who gathered for a graduates picnic. We’ve put them together as a slideshow in honour of…

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She Said: Small Blessings


Each year, dozens of moms and dads in Southeastern New Brunswick begin their parenting journey surrounded by monitors, incubators, and healthcare professionals. They are the parents of preemies, babies who arrive weeks, and even months,…

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Buzz Local: World Prematurity Day


A cause close to our hearts at Pickle Planet: World Prematurity Day. http://buzzlocal.tv/share.php?id=11821&thumb=1

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Salt Water Hearts


That was our wedding song. Salt Water Hearts. Tonight, it suits us for an entirely different reason than the original love story behind the title. Tonight, it’s about salt, water, and hearts.  Today I tried…

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She Said: A Study in Patience


The first report cards of the school year will soon be sent home. But the province’s report card came more than a week ago – and it wasn’t the gold-star studded A+ masterpiece we’d all…

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