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A Hot Chocolate Charcuterie-Style Board with New Brunswick Holiday Treats


How to make a charcuterie-style Hot Chocolate Dessert Board We don’t generally hop on trends here at Pickle Planet HQ, but we couldn’t resist a New Brunswick twist on the latest one – hot chocolate…

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Rising Tides, Trails, and Tunes – Pickle Planet’s Guide to the 2020 Rising Tide Festival


Please note: This post is sponsored by The Rising Tide Festival. Summer 2020 is a strange year for festivals, but many like New Brunswick’s own Rising Tide Festival are, well, rising to the challenge! The…

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Where to take the kids swimming in the Greater Moncton Area


We LOVE swimming here at Pickle Planet (Fun Fact: Mama & Papa Pickle bonded over both being teenage lifeguards back in the ’90s!) & we LOVE that there are so many options for indoor swimming…

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Books to Buy for a Christmas Advent Countdown


WHAT TO BUY FOR A CHRISTMAS BOOK 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…

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Where to find a Christmas tree in New Brunswick


Okay, silly, the obvious answer to ‘Where to find a Christmas tree in New Brunswick’ is in the woods, we know! But there are more and more locally-operated Christmas tree farms that are helping New…

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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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Remembrance Day Books for Young Kids


Reading is a wonderful way to connect with your children about difficult topics, such as explaining the importance of Remembrance Day. REMEMBRANCE DAY BOOKS FOR YOUNG KIDS Over the past few years, we’ve read a…

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Halloween events & activities for the family in Greater Moncton


Please note: This is our 2019 Halloween Round up. For 2020 events, please check here. Gather your ghosts and goblins and get out to enjoy these fabulous family-friendly Halloween activities in Moncton, Dieppe, Riverview, Shediac,…

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Free Summer Fun in Moncton, Riverview, Dieppe & More!


There are dozens and dozens and dozens of free activities and events to enjoy in the Greater Moncton Area each summer. Here’s our list for 2019; we’ll do our best to update and add information…

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Christmas Cheat Sheet


The last few days before Christmas can be a bit of a frenzy, so let us help you out with a little Christmas Cheat Sheet! These are some of our tried and true tips for…

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