Breakfast places around Calgary

By: Mark Lukwinski

Breakfast places around Calgary

Tags: #yyc #breakfast #calgary #placestoeat

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so this week we bring you some fantastic places to eat breakfast in Calgary! Let us know which is your favorite, we’ll add them to the list.     Diner Deluxe-located in Aspen, super close to our home you can find this great joint of a place. A retro diner serving modern, fresh and hearty dishes.   Pfanntastic Panenkoek Haus-good...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week of February 3rd 2020-February 10th 2020

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week of February 3rd 2020-February 10th 2020

Tags: Things to do in Calgary, YYC NOW, YYC events

Happy February! For some January seemed like a long month, for others it flew by. Whatever the case it may be for you, we hope you kept busy. In the same spirit, if you’re looking for new things to do in Calgary this week, here’s our top 10.   The Saddledome needs a little variety after all the hockey this week, especially Saturday’s Battle of Alberta. The Roughnecks play ...Read More

Keeping your house Show-ready

By: Mark Lukwinski

Keeping your house Show-ready

Tags: house showing, sellers, sell,

Your house is on the market and you are trying to keep the house clean for any showings that may come up. But, living in a place and keeping it spotless is not easy. Throw in a few kids, some pets and it feels like you are always on edge. No fun.   Here are some tips on how to keep your home show-ready with ease.   There is safety and efficiency in numbers, so, if everyone can make a mes...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 27th 2020-February 3rd 2020

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 27th 2020-February 3rd 2020

Tags: Things to do in Calgary, YYC NOW, YYC events

We roll into February this week, it should be a good one! The weather is supposed to hold out and be pretty decent, so pick out some things from the list below as we bring you yet another list of things to do in Calgary this week!   Festa Vino! takes place on Saturday, the 1st. It’s an Italian wine festival where you’ll be exploring wines from all over the region with some tast...Read More

Snowstorms and your home

By: Mark Lukwinski

Snowstorms and your home

Tags: Winter, Snowstorm, Home Care

We are not out east, we don’t have a massive snow storm to clean up after, but that doesn’t mean we are immune to stormy weather. Winter is still far from over here in Calgary and that means, Mother Nature could still have several snowstorms up her sleeve. Here are some tips on how to protect your home in the event of a major snow dump.     Stock up on essentials to last yo...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 21st to January 27th 2020

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 21st to January 27th 2020

Tags: yyc, yyc events, Calgary now, things to do in Calgary

And with the beloved arch across the sky, we are out of the polar vortex. Could be worse, we could be on the east coast, digging ourselves out from heaps of snow.   Now that we can function outside again, here’s our list of ten things to do in Calgary this week. It won’t feel so daunting going to one’s car.   It’s Chinese New Year and there’s lots to do i...Read More

Update on the Calgary Ring Road

By: Mark Lukwinski

Update on the Calgary Ring Road

Tags: yyc, Ring Road, Calgary Traffic

  How do you remove 20m of bedrock that is sitting beneath the ground’s surface? You perform controlled explosions of dynamite to break the rock for excavation. By digging holes and then sending down explosives beneath the surface, you dislodge rock that is then suitable for excavating.   In the community of Cougar Ridge, they’re doing precisely that to make room for the St...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 13th 2020-January 20th 2020

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 13th 2020-January 20th 2020

Tags: Things to do in Calgary, YYC NOW, YYC events

Well, one thing is for sure, there is nothing to do outdoors this week as Calgary has been dipped into these polar temperatures. Stay warm, stay safe!   We did some digging and here’s some things we found to do in Calgary this week!   2020 Calgary MS Whisky Festival. In it’s 9th year, there are over 300 whiskies for you to try as you roam the room and nibble your way throu...Read More

Furnace Maintenance & Calgary winters

By: Mark Lukwinski

Furnace Maintenance & Calgary winters

Tags: Furnace, Air filter, furnace service

You hear about it all the time in Calgary-someone’s furnace shuts down entirely in the dead of winter, during the coldest of snaps like this one we have this week. Regular maintenance and scheduling of service go a long way in ensuring things run smoothly.   To put it in perspective, if you equate your furnace to a vehicle, it is approximated that your furnace works approximately 3,200 ...Read More

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 6th to January 13th 2020

By: Mark Lukwinski

Things to do in Calgary this week of January 6th to January 13th 2020

Tags: Events YYC, things to do in Calgary, YYC Now

Who is still in holiday mode?! This being the first week back to full schedules, yet so many of us are still in holiday habits with shorter work days.   Luckily, there’s lots going on in Calgary this week to distract from work and keep you busy otherwise. Here’s our top 10 tips! Check them out below and enjoy the week!   Head out to see the Hitmen play on January 10th and ...Read More