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Local Shining Moment ~ Kicking Horse Coffee

There’s that sound again… The beeping, the screeching, the voice on your FM radio station… That oh so wonderful alarm that interrupts a perfect dream and the perfect sleep you were enjoying. It’s time to get out of bed, get the day started and get going.

For most of us at some point in the “waking up” process, still with our half open eyes we make our way to kitchen for that morning cup of hot goodness to the kick off the day.

This week’s local shining moment is inspired by one of the best parts of the morning…

From the fabulous scents of peculating, to the first sip of this dark deep brew, the perfect cup of coffee or tea is a great part of the morning routine.


Kicking Horse is located in the Rocky Mountain town of Invermere, British Columbia, began their roasting journey in 1996.

This Canadian company focuses efforts only purchasing Certified Fair Trade 100% Organic coffee beans for roasting.

Well-known for their coffee, Kicking Horse doesn’t stop there, they also have a whole line of organic teas from herbal to earl.

No matter what your flavour or style, the 17 different coffee blends and 12 blends of tea will satisfy even the most sophisticated tastes.

Starting your day with a good cup of joe is for many, a very important part of the “waking up” process.

With these Made in Canada Kicking Horse coffees and teas, it’s sure to give you that “kick” to jump start your day.

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For more on amazing Canadian companies, great stories, crazy facts, cool products and so much more… Check out The Local Shining Moment every week and see where the light shines next!

Disclaimer: Mommy Moment does not receive any compensation for ‘The Local Shining Moment’ posts. These posts here to showcase products that are All Locally Made. Mommy Moment has not personally reviewed these products. Visit to see more great Canadian made products.

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Sunday 24th of July 2011

Hi Kayla, Yes I am being sponsored to attend Blissdom Canada. These Local Shining Moment posts have nothing to do with my sponsorship agreement though. Smiles, Jody


Sunday 24th of July 2011

Your disclaimer is kind of funny. Are you not getting sponsorship to Blissdom? That would be compensation would it not