You can’t teach an old dog new tricks… or can you? Cesar Milan’s top 5 commands to teach your dog come complete with simple step by step instructions that make training easy! Whether you’re committed to teaching your dog every trick in the book, or simply want a few simple commands to make life easier, […]
One of the most common places to head for a day trip from KW is Toronto, and for good reason! The big city offers everything any great big city does: fantastic restaurants, festivals and events, theatres and other live entertainment, and more. This is a guide to taking a day trip to Toronto, whether you’re […]
We know how much you love your coffee. We love it too! That’s why we went on a search to find the perfect foods to pair with your coffee… all in Waterloo Region! The next time you head for a cup of joe at home or out and about, consider adding one of these treats […]
If you have kids, you may be considering sending them to a private school. Private schools are different from public schools in that they are not run or funded by the provincial government. Some parents choose to send their kids to private school because they want them to learn a specific skill (such as a […]
Coming Soon: May Long Weekend! Victoria Day also known as May Long Weekend or May 2-4, is the quintessential Canadian harbinger of our beloved summer season. For many, it means ‘opening the cottage’ or being officially “allowed” to garden without fear of losing it all to frost. If you are not heading North or flexing […]
It seems as though you can live in an area for your whole life and still not know everything there is to know about it. When we’re planning a vacation or far off getaway, we always love to plan, plan, plan. This includes all the administrative stuff like booking hotels and figuring out transportation, but […]
The Kitchener Public Library is a great resource for anyone living in Waterloo Region. You can borrow books, movies, music and more from any of their 5 locations! Better yet, if you are a resident of Waterloo Region, a library card at KPL (or the Waterloo Public Library) is completely free.
Laurel Creek Conservation Area is one of the largest natural areas in Kitchener-Waterloo. With plenty of paths through forested greenery, day camp opportunities, and the Laurel Creek reservoir, this conservation area offers something for any nature lover. Laurelwood is in extremely close proximity with Laurel Creek, and a few lucky houses are situated right on […]
There are so many amazing farms and fields where you can pick your own fruit in and around Waterloo Region! Fresh, sweet strawberries, plump blackberries, juicy corn… you name it! Pick your own fields are great for a variety of reasons, but most of all for the experience! Bring along family or friends to enjoy […]
If you’re looking for a great way to get involved in the community, look no further. On Saturday, September 23rd, Bustard Chrysler is hosting its second annual Bustard’s Charity Car Show in support of Kidsability! Kidsability provides resources and services to local children with a wide range of complex special needs so they can reach their full potential. […]
If you live in or around downtown Kitchener, you may have noticed that there is one vital component of summer that has been seriously lacking in the area… ice cream!! Sure, the occasional vanilla-dipped cone is available at one or two fast food places, and serves well enough for a quick fix. But if you’ve […]
One of the nicest things about living in Waterloo Region is the ability to escape the city to one of our many parks. Waterloo Park, located near both Universities, offers a fresh respite from the traffic and noise. Take a walk through the gardens, pack a picnic with your family or significant other, and visit […]
With temperatures topping 30 this week, it’s time to focus on what really matters- pools! If you’re really lucky, you may live in a neighbourhood with its own outdoor pool, or even have one in your backyard. If not, never fear! Kitchener-Waterloo boasts a variety of indoor and outdoor pools to help you get through […]
What does home mean to you? To us, it means happy moments, family, and new beginnings. It is a place to be with family, to love and be loved, and to be yourself. That’s why we’re committed to helping you find the perfect home! This happy video sums up everything else that home means to […]
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… which means this cold weather is here to stay! Never fear, though: Waterloo Region has you covered! Instead of going into hibernation, why not check out one of the many skating rinks in your area?