Archive for the ‘KW’ Category

Local opera singer Emilio Fina is one of twelve finalists on Canada’s Got Talent. Now I may be biased, because I know the guy and he’s a super nicer person, but I also think he happens to have some talent up his sleeves too! He’s a Mannheim (basically a dot on the map between Kitchener and New Hamburg). […]


Not only my blogging drought, but the OPERA drought. These crazy towns of KW-C haven’t seen an opera production in a long long time. Anyways this Saturday at 7p.m. is Opera Kitchener’s production of Don Giovanni. Tickets are a steal at $25-30!! A sample of music from the show. This is one of the duets […]


So the KW-Symphony has a fairly awesome program coming up, called…. Frankenstein!! Yes, with TWO exclamation points. Daniel Handler (a.k.a Lemony Snicket) is narrating H.K. Gruber’s Frankenstein!!. From what I know, it’s going to be very weird, but in a good way. And KWS is giving away two pairs of tickets. All you need to do is […]


I’m actually really happy that the holiday season is over. A fresh start is so helpful sometimes. And one new thing that I’ve done and I hope you all enjoy is my new blog! I’ve profiled a number of peacemakers in Waterloo Region. These are organizations that are doing great things, helping people, and building […]


So I quit my job (Friday was my last day) and I could not be more excited! I’ll be filling my days with this, that and other things. Like revisiting daily runs/jogs. I love living by Waterloo Park, and I’ve discovered it’s a fantastic place to go running. There’s always interesting people watching (I am still […]


Fireworks!

13Sep10

There was a crazy 30 second fireworks show that just went off in Waterloo Park! Whoever is responsible: Thanks for a cool Monday evening interlude!


So in an effort to make healthier lifestyle choices, help the environment, and save gas money, I’ve made the decision to bike to work daily next week. I still need to work out some details, such as borrowing a bike, obtaining a helmet, and finding storage for the bike. But my biggest problem is that […]