University of Waterloo Farmers Market

Hi guys! How has your day been so far?

I have some photos to show you of the uWaterloo farmers market, which comes to the Student Life Centre (SLC) once a week. First, let’s walk out of Health Services (where I went for my TB skin test – a hospital volunteer requirement) and into the campus!

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Oh, look! Snails! This photo is awful, but snails are so cool even though they taste pretty good.

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There’s a lake! On campus! I don’t know why that makes me so excited. This one is so still that it totally mirrors the Health Services building.

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This is the Student Life Centre, or the SLC. Most of the school’s big events happen here, including volunteer fairs and information sessions.

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I like sitting here, by the windows, where I usually study eat.

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There were cupcakes for sale downstairs – these were made by a baker in the Village-1 residence.

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Muffins, tarts, scones, and bagels were also part of the spread. I managed to resist all the yummy-looking baked goods, however, in favour of some fresh produce.

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I left with four apples, four potatoes, a big bundle of super fresh green onions, a yellow pepper, a yellow zucchini, and a bag of spinach. One girl there told me that this was baby spinach, but it’s actually MASSIVE regular spinach. 😦 I miss my baby spinach and will have to pick up a package from Sobey’s this week.

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That’s it for today, everyone – I have a busy three days to go until the weekend. Hope you all have a happy half-week celebration 🙂

9 thoughts on “University of Waterloo Farmers Market

    1. Vegan protein cupcakes sound intriguing! And I totally adore Japanese pumpkin. Have you tried it in soup? The best! YAY I know right? Apples, pears, squash, the list goes on! I love fall produce too 🙂

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