Oh, Calgary - our beautiful, diverse, and ever-changing city. After all, we are the only Canadian city that can get country hosting the "greatest outdoor show on earth", while still having a towering downtown and #lit city nightlife. Not to mention we're a stone's throw away from the most gorgeous mountain range in the world.\nThere are many things to love about this city and even more things to love about the people who live here. Beyond being the polite Canadians everyone knows us to be, we're pretty unique in our own right.\nHow many times have you responded "Calgary, born and raised" when people ask where you're from? Although you may be from here, are you really a "true Calgarian"? There's only one way to find out.\nIf you grew up in Calgary, chances are:\n@smittytbirdembedded via\n1. You pronounce it “cal-gree” and not “cal-gary” like the rest of the country.\n@calgarystampedeembedded via\n2. You say “hey?” instead of “eh?”.\n@kiersaymurrayembedded via\n3. You own a pair of cowboy boots.\n@brandonlukehardyembedded via\n4. You’ve been to Peter’s at least once.\n@shannon_grenonembedded via\n5. You’ve waited in the absurdly long line for Nashville North at Stampede.\n@thelifeofdivaembedded via\n6. You tear up when you think about the flood of 2013, because you’re just so damn proud of how the city rallied together.\n@lizzo_xembedded via\n7. You don’t get out to the mountains nearly as much as you’d like to even though they’re SO close.\n@justman39embedded via\n8. You’ve spent a significant amount of your life looking for a parking spot at Chinook.\n@kristenmerleighembedded via\n9. You get fired up hearing country music at a pre even though you claim to hate it.\n@fjkieranembedded via\n10. You know that there are only two seasons in Calgs - winter (9 months) and construction (3 months).\n@exploreedmontonembedded via\n11. You bash Edmonton every chance you get.\n@ayya_aronembedded via\n12. You own more plaid than you’re willing to admit.\n@leahfraibergembedded via\n13. Your grad photo was taken at Scotsman Hill or Peace Bridge.\n@lynndy_loo_yycembedded via\n14. You probably had to wear a snowsuit under your Halloween costume for the majority of your childhood.\n@murlyneembedded via\n15. There’s a Flames jersey kicking SOMEWHERE in your house (if it's not already being worn).\n@cherrychicdesignsembedded via\n16. Your favourite breakfasts are free pancake breakfasts.\n@dawnsworldblogembedded via\n17. Your bank account cries every time you have to pay for parking downtown.\n@calgaryataglanceembedded via\n18. You cringe every time you have to take Deerfoot Trail at rush hour.\n@cityofcalgaryembedded via\n19. You’re proud af to be from here, because it’s one of the greatest cities in the world.