Out With Erin

Exploring the Beauty of YYC and Beyond

Family run since 1951, Lukes Drug Mart has you and your everyday needs covered. Need a prescription filled? Need to mail a letter? How about buying a classic record? Or maybe you just need a nice cup of coffee for the road. There really isn’t anything that Lukes doesn’t have. At the Bridgeland location, all …

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In a cute, yellow house just off of the main strip in Bridgeland you’ll find Baya Rica, a family run coffee shop. This local business purchased their own coffee farm in 2012, and since then has been bringing the best coffee that Costa Rica has to offer. They run all of the production, processing, and …

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If you asked me six years ago if I would be celebrating International Coffee Day, I would have looked at you like you were crazy. It wasn’t until my first trip to Spain when I tried coffee for the first time, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Prior to that, I just never had the taste for …

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Opening on 17th Avenue in 2012, I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to make it down to Analog Coffee. This hipster-vibing coffee shop prides themselves on three main ideals: promoting an excellent coffee experience, being connected with the community, and making great coffee. I will say I can definitely agree with the final …

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Getting ready to make the three hour journey back to Calgary, we needed to stop for a fresh cup of joe on route home, and what a better place to do that than Kicking Horse Coffee. I’ve tasted their drip coffee numerous times, purchasing it in grocery stores across the country, but I had no …

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