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Everything Unscripted is a family lifestyle blog written by RuthAnn Swansburg.

Our goal with this Support Local NB gift guide is to promote local businesses and highlight their unique products and services. Our goal is to encourage readers to shop right here in New Brunswick for all their holiday needs.

Everything Unscripted blog has over 8,000 unique users each month and a highly engaged social media presence with over 21,600+ followers on Facebook, 1490 followers on Instagram and 1500 followers on Twitter.

We would like to highlight products for the whole family. There are several categories to choose from in our submission form.

Sunday Night Live: Prepping Breakfast Options – Episode 38

Sunday Night Live - I was prepping PB&J Muffins, Omelet Muffins, Omelet Freezer packets and more...

Mornings can be hectic and cause us to grab some convenience foods, or skip eating all together. By prepping a variety of breakfast options ahead, you can have healthy choices available in the fridge or freezer, for the whole family.

Some of our go to breakfast items are muffins, cereal, yogurt, pancakes, waffles, omelet muffins, overnight oatmealBreakfast Burritos and omelets.

Fall Nature Crafts For Kids

Fall in New Brunswick brings us beautiful colours and wonderful refreshing days, perfect for getting outside. Daytrips in New Brunswick are a huge part of our family adventures in all seasons, but in the Fall, they become even more of an adventure with the added beauty of the scenery. This post is part of a series of Fall themed posts created by our select group of New Brunswick mom bloggers as we promote #GrowingUpNB. Be sure to check out the other blogs in the links at the bottom of our crafting ideas post.

$25 Meal Plan – Sept 16

Here is this week's $25 weekly meal plan. We are sharing ideas for meals that cost approximately $5 each, in these meal plans. Some week's I get them under $25, like this one foe $22.80, and some weeks are a few dollars over. It is a great guideline and idea starter for your meal planning efforts!

This Week's Menu includes Roast Chicken Dinner, Spaghetti & Meatballs, Bacon Wrapped Pork Loin & Broccoli Salad, Chicken Soup & Biscuits and Chicken Fajitas !

11 Free Family Activities In Moncton

As a mom of two, who are several years apart in age, it can often be hard to find things to do with both kids. Here is my list for a family with various ages of children, with all free activities to do in the city of Moncton! There are also many other activities to do in surrounding areas, and this list can give you ideas of what to look up in Riverview, Dieppe, Shediac and beyond.

Our Stay at Storeytown Cottages #StayNB #exploreNB

Taking  time to connect as a family is something I really did not realize we needed, at least not until we did it. Like many families, we tend to spend more time shuffling around to activities, keeping up with everyday life and rarely taking time to do relaxing and unplugged activities as a family unit. As you may already know, our boys are 10 years apart in age, so finding mutual interests or places that can entertain both, is often a challenge. At Storeytown Cottages we experienced a wide variety of activities, and enjoyed plenty of space to relax and unwind as a family.

$25 Meal Plan – Sept 2nd

Here is this week's $25 weekly meal plan. We are sharing ideas for meals that cost approximately $5 each, in these meal plans. Some week's I get them under $25 and some weeks a few dollars over. It is a great guideline and idea started for your meal planning efforts!

This Week's Menu includes French Onion Soup, Honey Garlic Ribs, Sheet Pan Chicken & Veggies, Spinach & Mushroom Omelet and Chicken Fried Rice!

$25 Meal Plan – August 26th

Here is this week's $25 weekly meal plan. We are sharing ideas for meals that cost approximately $5 each, in these meal plans. Some week's I get them under $25 and some weeks a few dollars over. It is a great guideline and idea started for your meal planning efforts!

This Week's Menu includes Corn on the Cob and Irish Soda Bread, Scallop Potato & Roasted Ham, Spaghetti & Garlic Toast, Lemon Garlic Shrimp & Pasta and Potato Salad with leftover ham.