Tying the knot…

In the midst of this issue’s magnificent photo shoot for our feature story, someone asked if this was really how things went down at my wedding. It was hard not to laugh out loud. My response, was “no.”

JLounge 2-Year Anniversary Party

Local jlounge owners, Jennifer Zrubek and Julie Perington, celebrated two successful years as Boulder’s natural and organic spa retreat. The event was co-hosted by Boulder Lifestyle, catered by Ricki Booker Events, and featured music by Andy Manz and acclaimed guitarist Tyler Grant. 

Tying the knot…

In the midst of this issue’s magnificent photo shoot, someone asked if this was really how things went down at my wedding. It was hard not to laugh out loud. Yes, my wedding day was the best day of my life, but there were definitely some stressful moments. The whirlwind and sometimes chaotic nature of … Continued

High West Oyster Fest by Jax Fish House

Colorado’s finest and friendliest gathered at E-Town Hall to watch oyster eaters smash hundreds of oysters in 90 seconds, as well as an oyster shucking competition featuring the fastest shuckers from the finest oyster bars across the globe.

Boulder Chamber Celebration of Leadership

Many local leaders gathered for the Celebration of Leadership hosted by the Boulder Chamber. 

Royal Stag Hats Trunk Show at Nod & Rose

Nod and Rose partnered up with Royal Stag for a one-of-a-kind trunk show. Boulderites enjoyed food, beverages and music while checking out custom hat designs. 

May 2015 Around Town

Kuni Automotive, a dealership located in California, Colorado, Oregon and Washington, decided to do something to show how much they cared for and appreciated their community partners in each state. Kuni created a community valentine project through social media to help spread the word of these incredible organizations. Each of Kuni’s dealerships chose one of their community partners to highlight…

Boulder’s Common Threads Recycled Runway

Boulder County teens turn trash into wearable art for the fifth annual Recycled Runway fashion show on Tuesday April 7th, at the Boulder Theater. Produced by Boulder Common Threads as a guided independent study workshop.  

Spring Escape

Springtime in Boulder comes with an abundance of outdoor fun. Kick off that winter garb, grab a blanket and return to the earth for this spring's best picnicking spots.

Travel 3 Ways

I love travel. In some ways, it gives me time to think. In others, it allows me to give myself permission to do things I normally wouldn’t do. "Live a little!" as my grandmother would always say. Whether you like to travel luxuriously, rustic or B&B style, near or far, we’ve got you covered.

4 Floral Arrangements

 Spring Floral Centerpiece  Spring offers such an incredible bounty of beautiful flowers that we couldn’t resist the opportunity to gather together some of our favorites to create a lush spring centerpiece perfect for the many gatherings that happen at this time of year: showers, graduation parties, bridal teas and other special occasions.  Materials


 1. Stock your bar  Find these local products at most Colorado liquor stores, like Boulder’s own Wine Merchant.  CapRock Vodka

On the desk of Leah Colby

 Who/ Leah Colby  What/ President and owner of La Dolce Events  Where/ Boulder, Denver and beyond

Sneak Off to Sedona Arizona

Article Andy Manz Perched a few thousand feet above the Arizona desert lies one of the most beautiful and unique towns in our great country: Sedona. Majestic red rock formations and canyon walls frame the city boundaries. Aside from the sheer picturesque beauty of Sedona are the multitude of tourism attractions. Boutique hotels, spas, golf … Continued

Real Weddings: Leigh + Paul

Leigh Romano and Paul DiBona first crossed paths in Boston while working at Whole Foods. They had an instant connection, but life milestones would soon get in the way. Paul was on his way to Chicago for work, and Leigh just graduated from college and was en route to the Big Apple. Despite the distance, the two stayed in touch.

Love Your Skin

Summer is right around the corner. Vacations are being booked. Bikinis are being purchased. All that’s left on the checklist of fun in the sun is a visit to one of our favorite Boulder spots, Vasu Skin Solutions. After all, you don’t want to get stuck poolside with unwanted hair. Unless, of course, you’re into that sort of thing.

Voss Art and Home

Only a few months after opening its doors, Voss Art + Home already has a distinct, unique style. The focus is on art, home, jewelry and baby items. In the heart of Boulder, this lifestyle store has something special for everyone, from exclusive art to custom furniture to home décor accessories imported from over seas.

Pimp my Pad

The Boulder housing market is hot right now -- we mean like hotter than '90s Will Smith here, folks. The average listing price of a four-bedroom, two-bath house was tops in the state last year at more than $835,000. But, if you're not looking to sell right now, you can still take advantage of the extra home equity and jump…

The Best (Wo)men Gift Guide

 Guys:  1. Alpine Modern, Year Subscription, $60  2. Cedar and Hyde Tres Cuervos Leatherworks Journals

Into The Wild

What better way to explore nature, try a hand at different activities and make new friends than in the summertime. Camps allow children to discover hidden talents while being gently guided in safe, educational environments. Boulder has hundreds of camps to offer; here just a few programs we think are worth looking into.

International Flavor with Chef Maria Cooper

Chef Maria Cooper uses bold international flavors and healthy proteins paired with fresh vegetables to create vibrant dishes. Her focus is on local, organic, and seasonal foods. Prior to her current position as the Executive Chef at the Highland City Club in Boulder, she was hired as the Chef/Consultant to open Harvest Restaurant in Madrid, Spain in 2008, Anjou in…