Category: Best of KW

KW3 on nudists, spam and hostage negotiations

Flamborough nudist resort  The story about the fire at Flamborough nudist resort made me think about a funny incident that happened to me a few years ago. My...

KW3 on reading, read and real estate

1. Reading more in 2019 I read 39 books in 2018. I’m not bragging. I’m here to help. I think reading is a easy way to improve yourself, specifically your ability to...

KW3 on gyms, momentum and interest rates

1. You 101 It’s way easier to eat lousy food than it is to exercise it off. My old gym closed and then we had those two hectic years in real estate. I joined a new gym...

KW3: Stats, treasure and action

Today in Kitchener-Waterloo 1. Waiting for the up down I’m waiting for the KWAR stats to come out for 2018 so I can publish my real estate predictions for 2019. Here...

being a realtor

The myth and reality of being a Realtor

Being a Realtor There are a few things about being a Realtor that are misunderstood by our clients. These things are part of the job for us Getting paid Often we go...

271 West

271 West

Lunch at 271 West A decade ago when I worked in an office, going out for lunch was something I did at least once a week, often more. But now that I work from my home...

i heart beer

I heart beer festival

I Heart BEER Festival George Carlin once said, “As a matter of principle, I never attend the first annual anything.” But for beer and bacon, I think we can make an...

open mic

Stories Aloud Open Mic Storytelling

I listen to a lot of open mic storytelling podcasts. Some of my favourite include: The Moth, Risk and Snap Judgement. I did not know until recently that on the second...

new year levee

City of Waterloo New Year’s Levee and City of Kitchener New Years Levee

lev·ee ˈlevē/ noun a reception or assembly of people, in particular. NORTH AMERICAN archaic a formal reception of visitors or guests.noun: levee; plural noun: levees...

Psychic Fair

I just knew it! It’s time again for the Psychic Fair!

First Star K-W Psychic Fair Wouldn’t you like to know what’s in your future? For longer than 25 years, First Star Enterprises has been organizing K-W’s most...