Serving Up Healthy Choices for Children

It all started with one woman, Ann Cooper, and her ambitious vision: Create an organization that helps schools take action so that every child has daily access to fresh, healthy food. A decade ago, she formed the Chef Ann Foundation (CAF), a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, which carries out that vision by actively supporting school districts nationwide through grant programs and…

Knot Your Typical Rugs

Turkish rug making and weaving is a tradition that dates back hundreds, even thousands of years. It’s a practice steeped in vast history, timeless techniques and impeccable designs and, for Lolo Rugs and Gifts Founder Aytekin Tenekeci, it’s one that continues to shine with a unique brilliance and appeal as it weaves together old world traditions with the modern styles…

When Life Hands You Lemons

Not many 69-year-olds have Instagram. Even fewer have 26k followers. And even less walk the runway in fashion shows.

Hit the Slopes

If attending Bulldog Yoga doesn’t get you ready to hit the slopes, there’s a chance nothing will. 

First Tracks

The last time I took my five-year-old skiing, it did not end well. I vividly recall her splayed out on the ground, covered in snow, red-faced and bawling after a long day of ski school. But what’s a powder-loving parent to do? Brooks Crosby, owner of indoor ski and snowboarding school Shredder, knows this pain all too well. 

There’s No Place Like Home

The excitement, buzz and energy of urban living. The comfort, spaciousness and style of the ideal modern abode. This is the sweet spot that Pearl21 provides when it comes to calling Boulder home.

Sir Drifto’s Review

When it comes to finding a vehicle that offers touring luxury, paired with supercar performance—look no further than the Audi RS5.

Presenting Pantone’s Color of the Year

 Who: Laura Iverson  What: Interior Designer  Where: Laura Iverson Design, LLC

Boulder Country Day School Annual Gala and Auction

Boulder Country Day School held their annual Gala and Auction event on October 20th at the St. Julien Hotel. The school is celebrating their 30th Anniversary this year and the event featured a ‘Throwback to 1988’ theme. Parents, faculty and friends of the school came out to raise funds for several initiatives from technology to professional development … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

PopSockets Launches Poptivism Platform With Celebrities To Help Consumers Do Good PopSockets, a Boulder maker of collapsible phone grips, is launching a new collection with actor and producer Zendaya Coleman to benefit the brand’s new Poptivism platform. Zendaya’s Poptivism capsule collection comprises three designs created to benefit FoodCorps. PopSockets is thrilled to partner with Zendaya … Continued

High Performance Fuel

We sat down with the founder of Cloud Medical to talk about whether is such a thing as an optimal diet. According to Dr. Tusek, there are five main things to keep in mind:

Well-Rounded

Well, well, well if it isn’t the annual “wellness” issue. January marks the beginning of not only a new year but also the beginning of a new you. Maybe you’ve set some goals for yourself, like the classics—exercise more, eat better—or you’d like to get more involved with a non-profit or learn something new.  (Well, … Continued

Todd Reed Anniversary Party 2018

Thank you to all of our clients, friends and family who attended our anniversary party. We love gathering and connecting with our community! Photographer: Jen Lobo 

Welcome Home

Just in time for the holidays, Cedar & Hyde Mercantile expanded their business to open a stand-alone home store. Steps away from their now women’s apparel and accessories store, Cedar & Hyde Home offers a broader assortment of thoughtful curiosities for every room of your house. The launch party was co-hosted by Boulder Lifestyle Magazine.  Photographer: Kelsey … Continued

November: Homeless & Runaway Youth Awareness Month

November is National Homeless and Runaway Youth Awareness Month. In 2018, Attention Homes hosted events throughout the month of November to raise awareness for homeless youth and funds for the programs at Attention Homes. Through our Sleep Out, Dine Out, Shout Out, and Rock Out events, the community helped us raise over $110,000 to support … Continued

Tis’ the Season! Client Appreciation Soiree

Will Day, Gail Folwell, Rocky Mountain Regenerative Medicine, and East Pearl Studios recently hosted a festive evening of celebration and community coming together to ring in the holiday season. Will Day said, "We appreciate our clients, collectors, and friends so much that this event was our tribute to them." Guests enjoyed mingling over the artwork … Continued

What is Jiffer Harriman Listening To?

I met Jiffer, creative technologist, musician, artist, and educator for an early latte at Boxcar. He is a talented member of the Boulder community, who teaches, experiments and brings art and music into our public spaces. I sat down with him to get the scoop on exactly what’s up with Jiffer Harriman.   

The Grain Lady

Also the stem of today’s gluten controversies and the forgotten piece of farm to table dining. But Mona Esposito is here to change that. 

On Function and Form…

It was a fast start to a dear friendship for Kelley Synott and Poss Dalton, co-owner of Cedar and Hyde Mercantile. Kelley and Poss collaborated to design and furnish Kelley’s North Boulder home, where she lives with her husband Brenden, their four kids (all under the age of six) and Sally, the dog. The home is a masterpiece, drawing style…

CONTRIBUTORS

Grace rises above a situation, pride, a misunderstanding, our feelings, or a situation that had a different ending then we would have preferred. I choose grace for 2019 because the Lord has shown me countlessly, that with grace, I am made whole, I can forgive immediately, I can see more clearly, and accept, that every person, every circumstance, has a…

Holiday Hit List

 To: Attention Artisan Advocates, Craft Culture Enthusiast.   From: Boulder Lifestyle X Denver Flea   Cue the (good) Christmas music and finish up your naughty and nice lists—it's time to shop, drink and be merry all in one place. At Denver's historical Union Station. As you can imagine, we're fleaking out that there's a one-stop shop to support local, small businesses. That's what…

Investing In

LIV Sotheby’s International Realty is an expert in residential real estate in the Boulder community, throughout Colorado and beyond. The seasoned experts have deep seeded relationships with clients within the community and are the best in the business. Brokers at LIV Sotheby’s International Realty advise clients on real estate investment opportunities. Top producing Broker, Barb Silverman, takes a moment to…

Get in the Spirit

Welcome to the Colorado Bourbon Trail, where we take you to three of our top distillers as voted by our readers. Not only to give you a little inspiration with what would make an excellent gift to get you in the spirit but you'll also find specialty cocktails courtesy of the men who distill the magic.

A Homegrown Creative Space

Tinker Art Studio Founder & Owner Christie Slater Hubley has a lot to celebrate. It’s nearly her 7th year in business, and she’s wrapping up her first year in a new South Boulder location inside the Table Mesa Shopping Center.

New Kid on the Block

Peplum tops. Rock and roll denim jackets. Bell-bottom jeans. When it comes to the inspiration behind Jennifer Ward’s OB Off Duty brand of trendy clothes for toddler girls, Jennifer draws from the unique style and personality of her five-year-old muse and daughter, Olivia Belle (OB herself!). As the founder of OB Off Duty, Jennifer curates fashion-forward toddler clothing items that…

For Your Nearest & Dearest

 1/ TRDB825  Mixed metal cuff with white brilliant cut diamonds (1.05ctw) in 18k yellow gold and sterling silver. ~1.5" wide | $13,750  2/ TRDE509 

EXCEED YOURSELF

At OPEX E6 Boulder, we focus on personalized programs as unique as the individual who walks through our doors at Black Lab Sports. Our goal is to build a brand that is built on one primary purpose–to inspire people and help every person unleash their greatness through health and fitness.

Stocking Stuffer Guide with the Manz

Let's face it, there is a lot that can be stressful about the holidays. Over-scheduled calendars get put to the test over these couple of months. Shopping can defiantly contribute to the chaos. For Andy and I, one of our favorite traditions around the holiday season is to make a date out of our stocking stuffer shopping. We like to hit up as…

Nonprofit Roundup

What they do: For nearly 40 years SPAN has offered a safe space, meals and court services to help victims of domestic abuse get out of dangerous situations.

Winter Warmers

 Sarah St. Vincent MHPBooks.com $25.99  Deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains, a young widow befriends a mysterious foreigner; setting in motion a politically charged journey of violence, betrayal, empathy and reconciliation.   

December 2018 Around Town

Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company presents Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon bring their charming Pride and Prejudice sequel to Boulder for the holidays at the Dairy Arts Center. Constantly overshadowed by her four sisters, Mary Bennet, the bookish middle child, longs for a “large life.” As she searches for her own identity, she unexpectedly discovers … Continued

Corrida Presents: A Night of Darkness

On All Hallows Eve, as the night became even darker, the most magical and ghoulish of Boulder came together for tasty food and drinks, free ink, special artists, costume contests and so much more.  Photographer: Alexander Beal

A Change of Scenery

Mosaic Architects and Interiors is a boutique architecture and interior design firm that specializes in creating and designing custom homes and estates in a way that captures what some people’s dreams are made of. Whether it’s re-imagining an entryway, re-orienting the home to face West instead of North or putting windows into walls, the Boulder firm is up to the…

Pom-Poms with Poppy & Co.

Hi! My name is Kelsey, and I am the face behind Poppy & Co. A wedding and family lifestyle photographer and frequent contributor over here at Boulder Lifestyle and Cherry Creek Lifestyle. My photos are accented with lots of excitement, laughs and most importantly, color! I most likely will not show up wearing black to your wedding or photo shoot, but probably…

Kyle Hollingsworth’s Rocktoberfest

Kyle Hollingsworth Band hosted a beer festival on October 13th to benefit Boulder hunger relief, youth empowerment organization, Conscious Alliance. Guests tasted a selection of 60+ craft beers. VIP ticket holders attended a tasting and private brewery tour with Kyle, an acclaimed musician with The String Cheese Incident and Kyle Hollingsworth Band. Photographer: Kimbo Explores Photography

LIV Sotheby’s International Realty celebrates 10 years + LIV CONNECT 2018

On October 4th, LIV Sotheby’s International Realty held an opening reception and celebration for their 10-year anniversary, as being a part of the Sotheby’s International Realty brand. The next day, LIV SIR hosted LIV CONNECT 2018 for 500+ attendees. Real estate professionals from LIV Sotheby’s International Realty, among others from the Sotheby’s International Realty Network, … Continued

#MonthofModern Knows How to Party!

Another Month of Modern has come to an end–the fifth, in fact! Founded as a celebration of architecture, design, lifestyle, art and culture, we celebrated with thought-provoking speakers/panels, a Haertling House tour, movie night, and a fantastic wrap party–all designed to educate, inspire and delight. Proceeds went to the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) at CU Boulder. … Continued

Second Annual Dia de los Muertos Celebration and Fundraiser

What a Special Evening Celebrating Life! Food, Drinks, Face Painting, Performances, Community Alter, Live Music by The Goonies 2nd Annual Dia de los Muertos event hosted by All about the Kids at eTown, benefitting A Precious Child, Blue Sky Bridge and Intercambio. Thank everyone who came out to celebrate and fundraise! Photographer: Kelsey Huffer, Poppy & … Continued

Month of Modern: Sherwin Williams Colormix

The Month of Modern and Sherwin Williams hosted a trend presentation at The Artisan Shop on October 18th. They gathered 42 trend colors into one master palette—which was all organized into six unique color personalities. The collection predicts the colors that will drive conversation and inspiration for the coming year, offering new perspectives on societal influences and … Continued

CSC Burger Night at Rueben’s Burger Bistro

Rueben's Burger Bistro hosted a great night where our sailing community could dine out while helping us raise money to purchase new sails for our fleet. Community Sailing of Colorado is so lucky to have such an extraordinary community always supporting us.  Photographers: Isabel Regine and Brandon Kass 

Snapshot

This month, Emory Hall debuts her first Boulder show, “Stories from a Mountain Kingdom: A Photo Exhibit of Nepal,” in The AKA Gallery and Wonder. The show opens November 3rd from 6-9 p.m. in The AKA Gallery in The Boulder Creative Collective warehouse and runs through January 2019. A colorful collection of tales from her travels, her images offer an intimate connection…

Carbon Farming: The Future of Food

Climate change is one of the largest struggles our planet is currently facing. While industrialized farming has allowed farmers to yield more crops, quicker than ever before, the process has also depleted the earth’s topsoil, reduced topsoil’s water-holding capacity, and has been a net emitter of greenhouse gases. Adding to that, degraded soil reduces the ability to grow crops. And…

Boulder’s Best Brews

    Flavor: Crisp malt, American hops, clean, bright, and refreshing  Aromas: Floral and peppery hops

New American

Farm-to-table isn’t exactly a new concept to the Front Range, with Colorado a leading influence within the movement over the past several decades. Nor is it a rare one, thanks to our enviable combination of top-notch culinary talent and local abundance. So what sets Arcana, a relatively new arrival to the Boulder food scene, apart from the rest? For Co-owner…

Beer & Food Pairing

Look like a crafty, beer connoisseur with these quick hits that are a match made in heaven. 

a family affair

“Hey, Niemeyer's! You barbecuing?” A neighbor calls to us as he walks by. Sheri, communications director, wife, and mother of the majority of the Sundae Wines production team, explains to us that their family BBQ’s are infamous. They gather at least twice a week to share food and wine. Sheri never cooks for less than 40.

Walden House

“I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived. “–Henry David Thoreau, Walden.

Business with a Purpose

Ask any business owner what the purpose of a business is, and the chances are the answer you’ll get is “to make money!”

Feast for the Eyes

Food? For the November issue? Groundbreaking.   Based off the cover, you’re right ladies and gentlemen. This is the food issue, arguably the most fun and filling photo shoots to clean up after.   Much like a well-built, delicious recipe, we wanted to highlight food in all its form. From new farming practices, where food … Continued

Howdy Fest

The Post Brewing Co. celebrated with friends and family at its third annual town block party — Howdy Fest! Guests enjoyed beers from six Lafayette breweries, backyard bbq, cowboy games, and dance-your-pants-off tunes from Head for the Hills and Wood Belly. Photographer: Peter Wallace IG: @wallyographypw