Archive for September, 2009

Margarita’s Authentic Mexican Restaurant 4 King Street North, Waterloo (519) 573-4961 So a crazy little Mexican Restaurant opened last Friday where Hannah Bella’s Bistro used to be. Yay! A new real Mexican Restaurant in KW! If you’ve passed by in the weeks before it opened, you would have seen a sign telling you that the […]

On Volunteering


“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.” Marjorie Moore Read my thoughts on volunteering and other local goings on @readQatalyst blog.

Now that you’ve planned a little out-of-town outing for Saturday, you’re probably already thinking about what to do on Sunday. Well not to worry, Word on the Street is in Kitchener on Sunday. Actually it should be called Word in Victoria Park. Who’ll be there? Lots of Canadian authors including Margaret Atwood! I wonder if […]

There’s an “Apple Butter and Cheese Festival” in Wellsley this Saturday. There’s a real live mill tour and a quilt auction and everything. You can even win $10,000 just remember to share the prize with me! The event looks to be very popular, the facebook page has over 5000 fans! Small towns are so cute! […]

So Urbanspoon now has a page for Kitchener-Waterloo. I’m quite excited about this. I was pleasantly surprised to see than a number of the ten best restaurants were place I’ve yet to visit, meaning new places for me to try. I was unpleasantly surprised to learn that two of them were The Keg and Mandarin. […]

So my childhood was spent in Toronto, and almost every weekend CityTV would play old movies and whenever the movie had a “Parental discretion is advised” warning, it was automatically classified it as a more interesting movie. St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market will host World Vision’s One Life Experience AIDS exhibit. It’s “about the impact of […]

If you’ve been in KW long enough v probably read or at least seen Qatalyst magazine. Well now it’s in blog form. Also I’ll be contributing to it! My first post is about the AWESOME Computer/Waterloo store in Kitchener. I probably should get a hobby at some point. ALSO some big news on why Urbanspoon’s […]