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 […]