May 2015

Found 8 blog entries for May 2015.

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In 1960 Bob & Nick Constabaris opened the first Mr Mikes in Vancouver. And though the restaurant has now been open for more than 50 years, not much has changed. As a matter of fact, the only difference is they no longer offer a salad bar.

After 50 years of being in the business it was time to celebrate. As part of that celebration the owners came together and decided to create their very own steakhouse category known as Steakhouse Casual. Steakhouse Casual is all about making sure everyone feels comfortable. They want you to feel like you belong.

It’s a place where you can truly be yourself. It’s a place where you can enjoy some of the tastiest creations in all of Canada. From the signature steaks to the special wines and beers, you are sure to

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Home

These days it seems as though homeowners are thinking about one thing and that's home efficiency. More and more are opting to use products that will help them save money when it comes to things such as their utility bill. If you plan on making any renovations to your home in the near future, energy efficiency should be at the top of your list.

Not only will it help you save more money, but it will also add value to the property which could increase the amount it is sold for.

Now before you decide to do any home improvements, you will first need to determine the current level of efficiency of your home. This can be done by having an EnerGuide home evaluation. This will be done by a licensed energy advisor who will use special tools to detect the

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With more than 100 years as a part of the Airdrie community, the Airdrie & District Agricultural Society has plenty to offer. They have been around since 1909 and have provided plenty of programs, events and more to the area.

This organization is a huge supporter of 4-H programs, free Agricultural events and more. It's a non-profit organization promoting education sports, business and family throughout the Airdrie area.

Annual Events

The Airdrie & District Agricultural Society provides many family-friendly events throughout the year. From the Fall Fair to the Art of the Harvest, there are plenty of great choices throughout the year. Some of the events you can enjoy include:

  • Spring Seeding - Held in May
  • Live Auction Fundraiser - Held
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Dining with Family

When you’re looking for excellent Chinese cuisine in the Airdrie area, Creekside Chinese is the right choice. This restaurant specializes in delicious choices and the menu is packed with great options. Here’s what you will find at Creekside Chinese

The Menu

Creekside Chinese Restaurant offers a wide variety of delectable food that each person in your family will find pleasing to the palette. Offering appetizers such as fresh spring rolls, deep fried chicken wings, and sliced barbeque pork makes the customers restaurant experience a memorable one.

This restaurant also offers complete meals with beef, chicken, and pork. Beef dishes include Ginger Beef, Beef with Black Pepper Sauce, and Teriyaki Beef. Maybe you would rather enjoy a succulent

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The Airdrie Regional ARTS Society has a mission to show off the different types of talent and artistic ability that each of their members has. They give you a website that shares the artist’s bio and their paintings so you can truly get to know the artist.

The society was founded in 2007 and continues to support those creative souls who express themselves through painting and photography. They are a warm support system for the art community and welcome anyone who needs their encouragement.

What Can You Learn?

There are some helpful articles on the society’s website that will help you learn things you might not be familiar with. If you are just starting out you can see how to submit to galleries and how to survive being rejected because it

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Are you craving delicious, authentic Vietnamese cuisine? Look no further! Thang Long Vietnamese Restaurant has been opened since 2012 and is located on South Main Street in Airdrie, Alberta.

What You Can Expect

You will enjoy the large portions of freshly prepared food. The restaurant is clean and the staff is friendly. A welcoming environment is what you’ll find as you enter the establishment that is sure to keep you coming back time after time. The food is just spicy enough to tantalize your tongue but not too spicy that you can’t enjoy every bite. Of course, you can have the heat of each dish altered to satisfy your taste preferences.

Food Meant to be Savored

The food is visually stimulating and will make your mouth water with delight.

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Sometimes you can find the perfect place but the neighbours are terrible. This can be anything from someone who is really loud or messy. While people don’t usually want to deal with conflict there comes a time when you have to address how horrible someone is being.

The idea of going up to your neighbours and telling them how awful they are probably isn’t the best approach. The question is – how should you let your neighbours know they really aren’t being a very good neighbour?

How Should you Approach It

You should really think about your approach before you get into a fight with your neighbour. You want to see the possible ways it can turn out before you jump into it. Maybe talk to them in a civil manner before you escalate it.

They could

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If you prefer a fine dining experience, Peppercorns is a great choice in the Airdrie area. This restaurant provides special menus for holidays, such as Mother's and Father's day, along with an excellent regular menu.

Enjoy the view of the pond and creek from the restaurant and even some wildlife, if you're lucky. This is a great choice for celebrating a special occasion or for date night. Here's what you can expect at Peppercorns.

The Menu

The regular menu is split into lunch and dinner. Both menus offer an assortment of seafood, pasta and other dishes. Some of the top choices on the lunch menu include:

  • Veal Parmigaino
  • Vegetarian Balti
  • Calamari
  • Pork Tacos
  • Lobster Bisque
  • Mussels
  • Tiger Prawns
  • Lettuce Wraps
  • House
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