Pinkie’s Up!

11 Reasons + Ways to Make Tea Your Summer Fix

Collaboration Between Tearrific + Antheia Floral + FloralandBows

I live for those tiny moments when you take the first sip of freshly steeped tea and you get that warm tingly feeling inside. Tea is one of those delicious beverages that can quench your thirst at any given time of the day, while being adapted in fun different ways to match the weather or circumstance. There is also always a flavour that conveniently goes perfectly with each season. Ahem, pumpkin chai!

Truth be told, it’s a rare thing to see me without a cup of tea in my hand, especially when I am writing. A bold Earl Grey or English Breakfast has the magical power to relax me after a long day and get the creative juices flowing. Needless to say, I have a charcoal teeth-whitener that I use on a regular basis!

Tearrific Hibiscus Lemonade
Tearrific Hibiscus Lemonade

However, with it being summer and the hottest Calgary has been in years, drinking a cup of steaming hot tea may not be everyone’s idea of refreshing, but an iced tea on the other hand is a whole different story.

Since it’s officially patio season, having a pitcher of iced tea on hand at all times is essentially a must, for more reasons than one. Aside from the fact that it is truly scrumptious, tea actually has a variety of health benefits that you can reap the results from in just one cup. Talk about a win win!

I partnered with Tearrific, a loose-leaf tea blender and café, along with Antheia Floral, a local florist, to come up with 11 reasons why you need to hop on the tea bandwagon and to get you inspired when making this refreshing hot weather elixir this summer!

Sencha Green Tearrific
Tearrific Sencha Green
  1. It’s a delicious alternative to water!

Canada’s food guide recommends that we drink approximately 1.5 liters of water in a regular day and even more when it’s hot out. Now I don’t know about you, but with my busy lifestyle and love of coffee, and other beverages, that is a lot of water to consume in one 24-hour period. However, since tea is essentially free of sugar, fat and calories, having a cup or two a day can help you hit that target, while quenching your thirst and keeping you hydrated in the heat of summer!

Tearrific Summer Daze
Tearrific Summer Daze
  1. Can be a natural and herbal remedy

Aside from providing a ton antioxidants, which is no secret, the individual ingredients that tea is made up of contains various vitamins that are crucial in our daily consumption. Certain teas can also act as a natural, drug free remedy to specific conditions or can at least help reduce symptoms. However, it does not replace the need for prescribed medication.

  • Hibiscus: contains a high level of Vitamin C, which works to boost your immune system and lower blood pressure in those people with an elevated one.
  • Licorice: has been known to help reduce the symptoms of Vertigo
  • Ginger: provides relief to a nauseous stomach – hello hangover cure!
  • Chamomile: has been known to also help with an upset stomach, while also successfully treating different sleep disorders.
  • Green + White Tea: both tea’s contain a ton of antioxidants, which help fight free radicals in your body.
  1. I HEART Tea

It’s a common belief that drinking specifically, black teas can help keep your ticker in a well-maintained condition. Some studies even go as far to say that it helps reduce the risk of heart disease and strokes. Now I am no scientist, so don’t quote me on this, but hey if drinking a cup or two of tea will allow me to continue to go on awesome adventures then I will gladly cooperate!

Tearrific Sencha Green
Tearrific Sencha Green
  1. 0 Calorie Cocktail Mix

What I would like to know is where was this info back when I was in University? Imagine all of the pizza’s I could have consumed instead! Samantha from Tearrific recommends mixing Gin and Earl Grey together, for a delicious energy booster to get the night started. You can also try mixing a fruity tea with prosecco or sparkling wine for a fun and refreshing summertime cocktail.

If you enjoy a good ol’ Pimms Cup, then I recommend trying the ‘Summer Daze’ tea from Tearrific, as it has been compared to this classic English beverage on more than one occasion. Make this tea iced and add some Pimms for an instant replicate of the original beverage, without the hassle of preparing a ton of ingredients. OR have it sans alcohol for a mocktail that still has the flavour of the real deal!

Tearrific Blueberry Burst
Tearrific Blueberry Burst
  1. Homemade Iced Tea

As I have mentioned, having a batch of cold-brewed tea is an excellent idea to have on hand for when we are in the midst of heat-wave and in need of a thirst quencher. But how does one go about making it? Trust me it’s easy, if I can do it so can you!

  • Add 4 heaping teaspoons of tea in 1L of water
  • You can use an empty mason jar or empty container you have lying around the house
  • Refrigerate over night and strain the tea leaves in the morning – if you are not in a rush to drink it.
  • If you plan on consuming the day you make the tea steep it in hot water and then pour it over ice when you go to serve the tea – this can also make a stronger tea if that is how you like it.
  • ENJOY!
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Tearrific Hibiscus Lemonade
  1. Sweet as can BEE

If you do require a bit of sweetener in your tea, honey would probably be your healthiest option, as it is both antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, making it good for your stomach and tasty to consume. My honey of choice is a local honey brand called “Drizzle” that you can get at the cutest shop in Bridgeland, Greater Goods, or various other locations throughout the city!

  1. Picky Tea Drinker?

Are you looking looking for a tea that is high in health benefits, but also has a bit of a caffeine kick for those early mornings? An Oolong tea is the perfect solution! It’s a great choice for people who don’t particularly enjoy the taste of black or green tea, as it’s in the middle on the flavour and oxidization scale.

Tearrific Orchard Oolong
Tearrific Orchard Oolong
  1. Kick that coffee addiction!

We all love coffee, but it’s also not always the healthiest option, especially if we are drinking 3 or 4 cups a day – guilty as charged! If you’re trying to reduce your caffeine intake, there are a variety of herbal decaffeinated teas out there that are bound to quench your thirst. From spicy to nutty flavours, herbal teas are deemed one of the most flavourful so you will be replacing your cup of joe for something equally if not more tasty.

  1. Tea Baking

At Tearrific, they sell Brown Butter Oatmeal cookie sandwiches with Chai tea infused Buttecream – YUM! Tea is a great no calorie additive that is super simple to bake with and will give your baked goods the most scrumptious aroma. Head over to the Tearrific blog for some tips on baking with tea!

Tearrific Summer Daze
Tearrific Summer Daze
  1. Tea-o-licious Popcicles

On a hot summer day, there is nothing better than treating yourself to an iced cold popsicle! I am licking my lips for one of these as I write this article to be honest! To make them, brew a cold batch of your favourite tea and pour it into popsicle molds and freeze – EASY! If you want to add more flavour or mix it up you can always add slices of fruit, mint or other fun ingredients to your pops.

  1. The more tea you drink the healthier you will be – Truth!

There have been various studies that show drinking tea can help reduce the risk of getting dementia, Alzheimer’s, cancer, and other terrible diseases. It also helps to increase your overall health, as it is contributes to your body’s daily nutrient and vitamin consumption, while also keeping you hydrated! Now that is definitely a good reason to start drinking tea if you don’t already!

Tearrific Orchard Oolong
Tearrific Orchard Oolong

Tearrific: is a local tea blending company, formally known as the “Tea Wagon” and now located in Granary Road.

Antheia Floral: is a local florist that specializes in ethically sourced flowers. Be sure to check her out if you ave any floral needs, she makes the PRETTIEST bouquets!

Tea’s featured in this post:

ENJOY your ice tea endeavours this summer. Feel free to tag me, Antheia or Tearrific in any of your pretty recreations and inspirations on social media!

XO Kristy

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Travel Back to 1882- Yeehaw!

Exploring One of Alberta’s Oldest Ranches

One of the things I enjoy most is traveling and gaining inspiration from unique cultures and ways of life, particularly those that are very different from my own. So much so, I often overlook the heritage of my own hometown and find myself taking it for granted. I mean I would definitely say that for the most part, I have embraced my Calgary roots with my unapologetic country style, but traveling to other countries has slowly made me realize just how little I really know about my own culture and how it came to be. As a result, I am making an effort to explore Calgary and Alberta more, searching for hidden gems and being a tourist in my own culture.

One of my favorite places in Alberta, which started it all is the Bar U Ranch National Historic Site. My family and I just recently took a trip down memory lane and visited the ranch for my dad’s birthday. Here is a little snippet of our adventure!

First and foremost, story time!

Located, deep within a pocket of the rolling foothills, lies one of Alberta’s best-kept secrets, the Bar U Ranch National Historic Site. It was established in 1882, and home to many notable figures in Alberta and Canada’s history, such as George Lane who was one of the big four that established the Calgary Stampede, John Ware a freed American slave who settled in Alberta as a working cowboy, Fred Stimson and the famous Canadian rancher Patrick Burns. The ranch was also visited by some iconic figures in history including Edward, Prince of Wales, the famous oil painter Charlie Russell who created a series of paintings around the Bar U and Guy Weadick who we can thank for persuading the owners of the ranch at the time to fund the first ever Calgary Stampede – Wooohoo!

The ranch was one of the first corporate ranches and predominately known for its large-scale cattle operations, which were at the time extremely modernized. As a result, they proudly fed the workers on the transcontinental railway, immigrants new to the land, `Canadian soldiers during two wars and it sustained our nation throughout the Great Depression. They were also known for their prize stock of 1,000 purebred Percherons, which helped to build our cities and transport goods across the continent. The Bar U was a keystone to the advancement of both Alberta and Canada as a whole, without it who knows where the heck we’d be today!

Learn to be a cowboy, or not!

If you are looking to take a mini road trip somewhere to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy a relaxing afternoon, the Bar U is a fantastic option.

This place is very near and dear to my heart and it holds some of my fondest childhood memories, as my Dad and I spent copious amounts of time horseback riding throughout the land and exploring the crevices of all the famous old red heritage buildings. If the whole western charade isn’t your thing, there is more fun to be had than just learning the cowboy way. First of all, the views are spectacular; as it is located in the valley with a magnificent backdrop of the rocky mountains- so you can’t forget your camera!

The property itself consists of 366 acres of picturesque landscape poised as a working ranch, with 35 historical structures that give you a hands on experience, transporting you back to a time in history.

One of my favorite places to explore, that never gets old (see what I did there!) is the old post office and RCMP headquarters. This houses the media and newspaper department, along with original Woodward’s and Eaton magazines dating back to the 1800’s – aka fashion magazines, surprise! A little further down the road is another favorite of mine, the old cookhouse. They have a beautiful garden in the back and a Parks Canada employee is usually in the kitchen, dressed the part of course, serving up old-fashioned delicacies, such as apple cake or molasses cookies!

If you do decide to venture down to the Bar U one sunny Fall afternoon, which I highly suggest you do, be sure to check out their café + coffee shop. I often do not find coffee here in North America that my picky taste buds enjoy, but their cowboy-roasted coffee is comparable to a café au lait in Paris – ohhh ya!

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XOXO Kristy

Last Days of Summer Bucket List

I am still coming to grips with the sheer reality that the end of summer is merely two weeks away – where did the time go! It feels like yesterday I was packing my backpack and escaping to Europe for a month and a half. With that being said, summer of 2016 has been sheer bliss mixed with a magnitude of memories and it’s going take a heck of a lot more adventuring to top it.

With pumpkin spice lattes and warm comfy sweaters just around the corner, I want to do my best to relish the last two weeks that we have of this beautiful season. Here is my bucket list of things I hope to do and experience within the next two weeks, to put the cherry on an already fabulous summer and transition into my favorite season of the year!

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Get active and spend time outdoors

Although Calgary has not had a record hot summer, the past couple of weeks haven’t been too bad! I love being able to sit on my patio as I write this article or do things that I would normally do inside, outside – banking on the premonition that it stays above 15 degrees and doesn’t begin raining daily, or worse snow.

This is also around the time when everyone seems to want to knock off those extra summer pounds they gained indulging in Stampede deep fried goodies or a few too many patio beers. In my case, it’s a situation of months of consuming Italian pasta, French crepes, Belgium waffles and British Cream Tea, none of which I regret in the slightest. However, instead of hitting the gym I want to spend the time being more active outside exploring Calgary, while I still can. Lucky for all of us Calgary has a plethora of free and/or relatively cheap activities happening all around the city within the next two weeks that are easy on the budget and a fun, healthy way to spend an afternoon.

  • Flow by the Bow: for $10 flow through a Yoga class and celebrate afterward with food trucks and a live DJ held at the RiverWalk Plaza in East Village, hosted by Lululemon.
  • Outsiders Run Club: meet up with Joanna Magik, of The Sweat Style, in the East Village for a FREE 5-8km run every Tuesday night beginning at 6:30pm.
  • Barre in the Village: join Barre Body Studio in the East Village Experience Centre on Thursday, August 25th for a lunchtime 60-minute full body workout, beginning at 12pm.
  • Explore Canada Olympic Park’s fun summer activities: for a bit of a higher price try out the Skyline Luge, Summer Bobsled or 500 meter Zipline, or test your luck at Mini Golf.
  • Patrick’s Island Games Station: on Sunday, August 28th grab a group of friends and head down to St. Patrick’s Island for outdoor activities such as Bocce, ladder golf and more between 11am-5pm!
  • Pokemon Go sesh: Yes I said it! I am not normally one to conform to popular fads, but I have to admit I am glad I inquired about this one, because it’s actually a lot of fun! Find a spot in Calgary where there is lots of Poke action happening and spend an hour or two catching rare Pokémon, fighting a few battles and hatching an egg or two, all while reaping the benefits of spending time in the great outdoors – win win!
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Pic via: @Trolley5

Explore Calgary’s newfound culinary scene

The landscape of Calgary’s foodie industry has changed drastically over the past summer months, especially due to the upgraded laws around microbreweries. As a result, there has been a significant growth in new restaurants, patios, concept bars, bakeries, coffee shops and game cafes all over the city. This makes my inner adventurous self so happy, because there is nothing I love more than trying out new local hot spots and finding new places to fall in love with in Calgary. If you haven’t already, make it your mission to try out a new spot every so often and contribute to Calgary’s growing local culture!

  • Restaurants: Ten Foot Henry, Posto Pizzeria and Bar, Una Takeaway, The Guild, Full Circle Pizza, Royale and Flipp’n Burgers & Breakfast
  • Pubs: Trolley 5 Resurant & Brewery and Hayden Block Smoke & Whiskey
  • Coffee Shops/ Bakeries: Little Henry, Wow Bakery, Alforno Bakery & Café, Philosafy Coffee, Vintage Caffeine, Framboise Bakery and Made by Marcus Microcreamery
  • Game Cafés: Hexagon Café
  • Cocktail Bars: SS106 Aperitif Bar and Frenchie Wine Bar
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Pic via: @capturecalgary

Annual pre-fall shopping spree

If you know me even the slightest you won’t be surprised to hear that this is probably one of my favorite parts of this time of year! It’s when summer styles go on sale and fall fashion begins to sneak it’s way in, replacing the crop tops and daisy dukes with turtlenecks, blanket scarfs and baggy knits. The next two weeks are the perfect opportunity to wear your summer looks one last time and do a little pre-fall shopping to get your wardrobe ready for the upcoming season. Some of my favorite local shops I will be checking out for fall are Adorn Boutique, Kit & Ace and The Livery – nothing says fall like a comfy Camp crewneck fleece!

Also, check out the Buttercream Clothing Popup Shop at Greater Goods on Saturday, August 27th and the Little Modern Market on September 1st at Starbelly restaurant.

Lastly, even if you aren’t going back-to-school, like myself, it doesn’t mean you can’t partake in the frenzy of beautiful notebooks, agendas and supplies to prepare yourself for fall. Indigo’s new back-to-school line is out and my Visa is already not pleased about it!

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Pic via: Dote Magazine – book cover by Art and Alexander.

Dive into a good book

Summer is all about adventure and there is nothing like immersing yourself into a story and traveling to a world different than your own, without having to actually pay for a plane ticket. Take some time over the next two weeks to relax and read a good book even if it’s a short story and breathe in the last few moments of summer.

Joining a book club is always a good way to force yourself to sit down and actually finish reading a book you have started. I am incredibly guilty for beginning multiple novels at once and getting too busy to pick them back up again. If you don’t have a group of friends who share the same love for books as you do, Dote Magazine has officially launched their new interactive Dote Book Club – check out their first book, Mansfield Park by Jane Austin, for the month of August and stay tuned to their social media for book club updates!

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Escape to the mountains

There is nothing like ending the summer by taking a day trip or even spending a weekend basking in our beautiful mountainous backyard. Alberta has some beautiful hikes to offer that are great for experienced hikers or those people like myself who are just looking for a casual stroll with stunning views in the wilderness. Check out Alberta’s 25 best hikes here, according to Explore Magazine!

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Campfire + s’mores

Nothing says summer more than a causal evening with friends cozied around a campfire, sharing stories and toasting the perfect golden marshmallow. Unfortunately, due to the lack of nice evenings that Calgary has had this summer this has not been a common weekend activity, which is incredibly disappointing to me. If Mother Nature permits it, plan a night with friends, have a potluck and a couple drinks around the campfire and end the summer of 2016 with a bang!

Events happening around the city:

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The tan will fade, but memories last forever! ❤

xoxo Kristy

PARKSHOW 2016 YYC

Once again PARK (Promoting Artists Redefining Kulture) blew everyone’s expectations out of the park with their two-day Miami themed, fashion event featuring an array of Canada’s best artists and fashion designers. The event was held at CF Chinook Centre right outside of Nordstrom’s and as you walked up you were greeted with a lively red carpet, photo-op and glass of rose champagne – talk about fabulous!

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Photo by: Chuck Szmurlo

Usually my girlfriends and I opt in and just get general seating tickets, but this time we decided to splurge and go with VIP – they were more than worth it. The VIP lounge had a variety of different appetizers and drinks, with an exclusive photo booth and large sitting area to take a break from the crowds. All-in-all I highly recommend going all in and spending a little extra on your tickets for the full fashion-night-out experience, especially if you get the chance to sit front row like we did!

One of the things I love about the PARK fashion shows is that they are not merely a show, but a collaborative creative experience. The walls were decorated with artwork done by David Brunning, a former graffiti artist turned fine art abstract artist, highlighting pieces from his latest show “Lost in Translation.” You could even take home a little piece of this event by purchasing one of his paintings after the show was over.

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Artwork by: David Brunning, Photo: @ourparkonline (Instagram)

Another neat aspect to this event was the partnership that PARK formed with Microsoft and together they created the PARK x Microsoft Illustrator Project. The project aimed to combine art + fashion + technology by having a few very talented artists, such as Michelle Hoogveld, roam the floor throughout the night and live sketch the event it as it happened on Microsoft Tablets – they even had a few tablets set up for party goers to try!

As per usual they had designer pop-up-shops set up throughout the event space, featuring designers that had walked on both nights, which was nice if you missed one or the other. In-between the designers were other great partners that that were set up, making it almost like a trendy night market. Some notable vendors that I personally enjoyed were Fiasco Gelato featuring a delicious new gelato flavor, Ollia Macaroons featuring their signature Lavender Lemonade and sweet macaron treats, Barre Body Studio, Saje Natural Wellness and Nespresso Coffee who provided me with a delightful shot of espresso to keep me going!

The adrenaline rush that I get when the first model steps onto the runway is indescribable! Although I was only able to attend Saturday night’s show, I was pleased at the line-up of designers that were being featured. I found it to be a good combination of designers from past shows mixed with some new names that introduced some fresh talent and looks to the show. There were so many different looks that I absolutely adored, here are a few of my favorites!

Anne B Accessories

The fashion show begun with this big, bold and beautiful accessory line that made a large statement – literally! These unique and timeless handmade accessories are made from a variety of natural elements, such as wood, shell, resin, cow horns and stone. From large chains to wooden neck braces, these accessories are diverse and different, which adds originality to any outfit and completes your look with confidence and personality – taking your outfit from good to great!

Anneke Forbes

This line of quality, stylish outwear stole the show on Saturday night! Each jacket that we saw on the runway is carefully curated, designed and handmade by Anneka Forbes herself, right here in Calgary! I have had the pleasure of getting to know Anneka a little bit at past shows, and her passion and energy for creating these jackets is incredible and is reflected in the detail in each and every piece. These jackets are figure flattering and come in both colorful and neutral options making them great for a casual lunch date, or night out on the town. They are an investment piece that act as a great staple for any season and will be part of your wardrobe for years to come.

Malika Couture

Designer Malika, grew up in India, which has been one of her main sources of inspiration. As a result, her line is filled with vibrant colors, luxury fabric and stunning embroidered details created around 3 core values of quality, affordability and social consciousness. On the runway, we saw primarily suede and leather pieces done in dresses, tops, skirts and jackets. Some of the leather looks had patterned cutouts in them, which added an element of complexity to the level of detail that was displayed in the design of each garment, giving them a charm of modern elegance. I loved the entire line, but my favorite piece was a suede top that had fringe from the waist down. Paired with high waisted shorts this would make a great trendy stampede outfit!

House of Nonie

This luxurious ready-to-wear line has hit the Calgary fashion scene with a bang within the past year. Founder Nina Kharey, draws inspiration from her Eastern roots and men’s suit-wear, creating pieces with minimalistic lines and light flowy fabric. On the runway we saw a variety of looser fit dresses, light jackets, tunics and wide leg pants, with flattering waistlines and a neutral color palette. Each piece is a great basic staple for any wardrobe, perfect for a chic office look or attending a fancy cocktail party.

Other great looks from the show:

My look: 

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xoxo Kristy

6 Brunch Hot Spots in #yyc

Brunch, the genius collaboration of breakfast + lunch and the highlight of the weekend. As a hot cup of coffee in a tiny bistro, or diner on a Sunday morning is simply irresistible. The casual, comfortable laid back setting is the perfect place to catch up with friends + family, go on a date with that cute guy you met last weekend, nurse a hangover or experience part of Calgary’s growing foodie culture.

It seems that every couple of months a new unique, fantastic brunch hotspot pops up in Calgary and is flooded by people from all quadrants of the city. I for one am one of these people, as weekend brunch is something I look forward to at the end of a busy work week. Here are 5 of my favourite brunch spots in the city where you can usually find me on a Sunday morning – devouring an eggs benny of course!

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Monki Breakfast Club + Bistro 

Nestled in a rustic brick building on the corner of 10th ave and 12the St. SW, this little bistro provides great food and a bright + cosy atmosphere. Generally if you get there after 9:30 on the weekend you will be looking at a decent sized wait, as the space does not hold many people. However, the menu proves to be well worth it! My personal favourite is the Chorizo, Caramelized Onion and Goat Cheese Benedict. If that doesn’t tingle your taste buds, they are famous for their Banana & Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast Topped with Nutella & condensed milk, along with a variety of creative dishes you won’t find anywhere else in the city.

The Beltliner 

Fun Fact: This restaurant was named after an old street car that used to run down 12th avenue!

This is a classy upscale diner adds a 50’s twist to a modern and spacious atmosphere, perfect for groups or last minute brunch dates. Their menu is the epitome of comfort food, as most of their dishes are their own spinoff of the well known classics. As you can probably guess, my favourite menu item is a benny, but not just any benny! The Lobster Benedict is by far one of my favourites in the city, the lobster is fresh and done perfectly, taking me back to my east coast roots. This is a more pricer option on the menu, but defiantly worth trying at least once!

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Vendome Cafe 

This european inspired cafe is situated in the heart of Kensington, in the historic “Vendome” building and offers a unique charm that has customers, like myself, continually coming back. This cafe usually has a line around the block of hungry Calgarians antsy for their daily brunch and coffee. However, the line moves quickly as it mimics the flow of a Parisian cafe. Their menu brings a cultural diversity to Calgary’s brunch scene, while maintaining their support of local farmers and food suppliers. My go-to is a Classic Benedict or one of their decadent pastries. These pastries are placed in their display window right before the counter where you place you order, making them hard to miss and even harder to resist!

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Blue Star Diner 

Home of the white brick wall with the Instagram famous blue star. This diner is located in the trendy yyc neighbourhood of Bridgeland and is a strong supporter of the local scene here in Calgary, in both their food and their practices. You can anticipate a wait, but again the food is well worth it. The wait also gives you the opportunity to browse through all of the local shops that Bridgeland has to offer. I highly suggest their pulled pork menu items such as the Pulled Pork Benny or Chipotle Pulled Pork Hash, both equally delicious and satisfying!

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Chef Bar 

A cocktail bar by night and a local weekend brunch hotspot by day. New to the Calgary scene in 2015, this restaurant offers a range of food from early morning breakfast to delicious late night snacks. Their upper scale menu offers a rich selection of mouthwatering exquisite breakfast options and the best part – a benny bar! Yes, you read that correctly! Choose from a variety of options that are served on a toasted english muffin and their signature chervil champagne hollandaise sauce. I would seriously be here for a new type of benny every morning if I could!

The Fine Diner 

Last but not least! Another favourite, situated in beautiful historic Inglewood along 9th avenue. This diner is all about the atmosphere and their overall guest experience. While you wait, sip on fresh Frattello coffee and take in the stunning local artwork that encompasses the space. One of the things I love about this diner is that most of their ingredients are sourced from local suppliers, making the quality of their food unreal. If you have a sweet tooth I suggest trying their Stuffed French Toast. If your feeling a savoury option my go-to is the Pulled Pork Hash or Spicy Bacon Frittata!

xoxo Kristy

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