Archive for October, 2009



I’ve decided that KW needs some sort of Carnival/Fair. It can be to raise funds for some charity, or sponsored by some sort of handheld wireless device, or brought to you by some local organization of some sort, or just for the sake of it. I think maybe September/October 2010 would be a good date […]



So the nerds have officially taken over Waterloo. The Q2C Festival has taken over Uptown with its lectures, film festival, and exhibits. Check out the list of speakers, and the blog.



I can now see the light at the end of the tunnel. It’s Friday and my work day is quickly coming to an end. Seems like this thing called Oktoberfest is taking over the town. I don’t fully understand the whole pay $20 to get into a tent where I’ll stand in a really long […]

Fall in KW


This morning most of us woke up to frozen dew clinging to the grass and white vapour is visible with every breath. Fall is in full swing and is a bit chilly this year. Autumn is definitely my favourite season, when the air is crisp you get to wear scarves and boots for fashion, not […]

Boa Nova Rodízio Grill House 6 Charles St. W., Kitchener Monday-Thursday: 11:30am – 9:00pm Friday: 11:30am – 10:00pm Saturday: 5:00pm – 10:00pm Sundays: Brunch 10:00am-2:00pm My partner came back to KW from a few months of being away, so we scheduled a nice meal at Boa Nova in downtown Kitchener. They specialize in Rodízio, a […]

Rethink Waterloo is a public forum to promote sustainability in the Region of Waterloo. Canadian environmentalist David Suzuki will be a keynote speaker (tickets are $30). The whole thing goes on at Center in the Square this Saturday, 9:00am to 4:45pm. “So much stuff, where does it go? – Kathleen Barsoum, Region of Waterloo: Waste […]

The Jane Bond


The Jane Bond 5 Princess Street West, Waterloo (519) 886-1689 After a long night of opera-ing last Saturday, my friends and I decided to hop over to The Jane Bond for a late night snack. The Jane Bond is one of the places in KW that make me love it here. They have awesome martinis […]