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Fairview Knoll Playground


You guys, Fairview Knoll is the best! This amazing unicorn of a playground has it all – accessible, all ages appeal, splash pad, benches, parking, port-a-potty – what more could you want?! There is a…

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Moncton’s Pauline Frizzell Park


Moncton’s Pauline Frizzell Park is another Pickle Planet favourite! Located on the former Uplands School site, this space is modern, inviting, and placed safely back from Salisbury Road with parking – and even a port-a-potty…

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Moncton’s Maplehurst Playground


Moncton’s Maplehurst Park is another lovely space great for multiple ages! This park has a splash pad for hot days, as well as lovely shaded areas. There are a number of benches scattered throughout, as…

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9 Free Things to Do with the Kids in Moncton


We all LOVE finding free and/or cheap activities we can do with the family – so we thought we’d start a list of them here for everyone to enjoy! Please add your ideas to the…

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Non-profit Support Needs to Change


Folks, we need to change the way we approach non-profits in our community. Year after year we’re finding out these cornerstone organizations are floundering to the point of closure. And each time a group comes…

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Moncton’s Gurney Drive Park


Moncton’s Gurney Park first caught my eye years ago. I was driving to meet someone and glanced what seemed like an incredible climbing structure out the van window. I wasn’t mistaken; this little gem of…

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Making Moncton a Youthful City


Sometimes, you really should read the comments. Sure, there are armchair politicians and professional complainers, drama llamas and unhappy souls who seem to read online material simply to push negativity into the world. But there…

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Saving Money with Moncton’s Quber


Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Quber, but all opinions and commentary are completely my own. I remember the day my relationship with money changed for the worse. It was the day I first paid…

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How Would You Describe Moncton’s Culture?


Heavy metal bands and wrestling events. That was my answer 10 years ago when I was asked to describe Moncton’s culture. I’d been living in the city for a few months, working an early morning…

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Moncton Mom Turns to Facebook for Party Guests – And It’s Awesome


Moncton, you’ve done it again! Time after time you rise to the occasion and remind folks just what it means to be good neighbours. Just in the past month we’ve shared stories about a teen…

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