The Friendly Maritimer Myth – And Why It Matters For Parents


We’ve all heard it said; heck, you’ve likely said it yourself: Maritimers are the friendliest people you’ll find anywhere. And for the most part, this is true. When people visit New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, or…

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MOOSE MEATLOAF RECIPE

Moose Meatloaf Recipe


It’s a lucky family that can fill their freezer with a moose … but then what do you do with it? My Moose Meatloaf Recipe can help you out! The first (and so far, only)…

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On Raising A Princess


  Her voice drips with disdain. “We’re not raising any princesses in this house.” Really? Because I am. I’m raising a princess. One who uses cunning to outwit dragons. One who stands for what she…

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St. Patrick’s Day Painting


Texture painting is a hit every time! Find a few objects that have – or can be used to make – a shamrock shape and start experimenting. Did you use potatoes to paint as a…

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Rainbow Scavenger Hunt


A Rainbow Scavenger Hunt is a quick way to turn your house into an imaginative playground! My kids and I had a great time with this colourful hunt – and it’s so fun and easy,…

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TTTS: How a first-trimester ultrasound can save babies’ lives


It was my second pregnancy. We didn’t want to find out the gender, we were sure of the conception date (give or take a few days), and we weren’t interested in terminating the pregnancy if…

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Paper Plate Valentine’s Day Card Holder


I loved making Valentine’s Day card holders as a kid. The decorated brown bag is a classic, but this easy paper plate heart is quickly becoming my favourite option. Make things really pop by using…

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Share The Love: Giving Back For Valentine’s Day


Valentine’s Day is all about the love. So let’s spend a few moments this month thinking about some people who could use our love and compassion. Premature birth is a cause that is near and…

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Jokes for Kids


Moncton is a city that loves to laugh, especially during the annual HubCap Comedy Festival. Do you have a budding comedian at home? Here are a few great kids’ jokes! Q. Why was 6 afraid…

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Coffee Filter Hearts


We love crafting with coffee filters; always on hand, easy to use, and beautiful with the light coming through the window. Check out our Valentine’s Day Hearts!

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