October 16 2019
With changing leaves, shorter days, golden sunlight, and pumpkin spice everything, we’re definitely right in the thick of fall. There are so many fun ways to celebrate the season, whether at home, right here in downtown Kitchener or at some of our region’s parks, not to mention Oktoberfest. Here are a few highlights of how I love spending my free time in the autumn.
September 18 2019
Whether you have kids or not, September often brings a new routine, swapping out patio lunch meet-ups or family picnics for packed lunches. Which is great! There are so many amazing things in season to pack a nutritional punch in your lunch. If the first few weeks of September have left you feeling low on inspiration, you’re in the right place. We’re jumping on the bento box bandwagon and bringing you three vibrant, delicious and fun lunch ideas — for adults or kids.
April 4 2019
Attracting small business retailers to Downtown Kitchener is something I feel very passionate about; I believe new retailers would greatly benefit our existing businesses (and it would be exciting to have more retail buddies in the core).
January 25 2019
Hosting a dinner party can be challenging with food intolerances and allergies being quite common today. But, with a little bit of thought and planning, hosting an inclusive dinner is easier than you think. Here are 5 tips on how to host a dinner party with food sensitivities in mind, plus a sample menu inspired by downtown Kitchener.
November 25 2018
Ontario Street, Innovation District, Victoria Park, Central Frederick, Cedar Hill, and now Midtown - we've got a candle for you!All candles are made of soy wax and 100% essential oils, and we make them ourselves in our shop on Ontario Street
September 16 2018
Fall Box runs September 26 - October 31. Join us for 6 weeks of fabulous fall produce!
March 28 2018
We've curated a list of some perfect Easter and spring host gifts that celebrate our local community here in downtown Kitchener, including: Tulips from Living Fresh, Ambrosia Bean to Bar chocolate, Buck Naked soap, and Four All ice cream.
November 9 2017
Gift wrapping is normally a big pain for me - last minute trips to Chapters, buying the wrapping...
August 8 2017
Customers love our weekly produce box subscriptions where we bring the best of the season to the downtown Kitchener community. Here are some of the best ways to make the most of the fresh, local produce you pick-up each week.