On the Cover

The September issue in the editorial world is traditionally the biggest production of the year featuring all things fashion. Why one might ask? I sure did, and after digging around, I found the best explanation from good ole Vogue, the encyclopedia of fashion.

The Stockton Group’s Pre-Bravo! Vail & Betty Ford Gardens Reception

The Stockton Group proudly supports Bravo! Vail Music Festival and The Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Educational Center. It was a beautiful evening as The New York Philharmonic opened their 2017 residency at Bravo! Vail with a quintessentially American program led by guest conductor Bramwell Tovey. Photography by Kirsten Webster.

Cocktail Caravan Launch Party

Cocktail Caravan celebrated the launch of Lolita, a vintage mobile bar, with help from La Dolce Events, The Bindery Denver, Chef Dane’s Kitchen, Hapa, Fortuna Chocolate, Breckenridge Distillery, Finkel and Garf, DJ Bella Scratch, DJ Elise, The Storybrick, Fiori Flowers, and RC Special Events. Photography by Poppies & Paisley.

Jill’s Restaurant Relaunch Event

Jill’s Restaurant, located in St Julien Hotel & Spa, has introduced a new menu, and with it, the launch of a more approachable concept for the restaurant. On August 2, guests enjoyed a selection of dishes to introduce and celebrate the new menu. 
Photography by Merideth Hartung, B Public Relations.

Symphony Under The Stars

On July 21, 2017, The Highland City Club and the Boulder Symphony co-hosted an evening of wonderful music, fine wine and great conversation at the beautiful, historic Highland City Club. Photography by John Mendez.

Stars on the Farm, A Boots & Bling Benefit: Celebrating 5 Years of Serving Families in the NICU

On Wednesday, July 26th over 200 attendants enjoyed a fun-filled evening at YA YA Farm & Orchard, kicking the night off with a whiskey tasting presented by Atlas Valley Purveyors, a delicious farm-to-table dinner, and a special live performance by The Railsplitters. 
Photography by ELC Photography, Erin Cox.

September 2017 Around Town

Dr. Jennifer Johnson joined the Foundation Health team in early August. As a Foundation Health physician, she aims to provide a customized care experience and coordinated wellness approach to help inspire you to pursue optimal health.

Measure up with Heywood & Ringo

When it was time for our publisher, Andy Manz, to update his suit wardrobe, he called upon husband and wife duo dream team and friends, Jay McPhaul and Jessica Wenger McPhaul. Made to measure suits and made to make your life easier. Jessica is a Emmy nominated assistant costume designer for the popular netflix show House of Cards and has…

Refresh & Regroup

Crisp, chilly mornings, freezing nights, dry winter air, heavy snowfall. Autumn is upon us, and that means these frigid harbingers of the freezin’ season will be here soon. The impending cold weather doesn’t have to spell trouble for your yard, though, and there are plenty of steps you can proactively take to prepare it for the upcoming winter months.

Mountain Made

Thunder and Rain is an innovative country band based in the foothills of Golden, Colorado. The group was founded by Erinn Peet-Lukes (vocals/ guitar) and Pete Weber (mandolin). The duo knew that Denver would be a good home for their “newgrass” style and, after making the move, they met Chris Herbst (dobro), a Vancouver, B.C. native, and Ian Haegele (bass),…

Backbone of the Family

Dr. Lynch opened ADIO Health Chiropractic in December 2014 when he instantly fell in love with the area. Although there is a lot of competition in Boulder, Dr. Lynch has set himself apart from the crowd with the torque release technique that only he offers in this area.

Mirage egariM

There’s an undeniable sense of mystery that the desert evokes: its hidden life sprouting from impossible soil, its untouched surface etched like a fingerprint. If you’ve ever sank your toes into the fine-grain terrain of the Great Sand Dunes, you understand this magic that lies in these hills.


Alexa Allen Design is a name some may recognize, but few know the maker/artist/designer/mom behind the brand. Alexa Allen uses her hands creating wood objects and leather goods (like, really good) for her business and working with the one and only Todd Reed. Inspired by all the usual suspects; art, architecture and furniture design, her first creative passion, her style…

The Boulder Men’s Style Guide

In the past, most Boulder men would be seen out and about town wearing athleisure clothing—probably because they just got back from hiking, climbing or skiing all day. But the Boulder man is starting to evolve his style into a hip, sleek and (in our opinion) sexy look that gives us vibes of big-city-living tucked into the mountains. These men…


With 300 days of sunshine, it’s no secret that Colorado lends itself to stellar images of the great outdoors. But what about the artists that thrive on imperfections—evocative moments with depth and grit? Are those folks better left for the ultra-urban environments like New York City? Joe Friend, a photographer, specializing in advertising, fashion and portraiture, says that for him,…

Bathroom 3-Ways

Fashion your bathroom with 
these three uplifted and 
fashion forward looks.

Disposable Design

Next time you’re cleaning out your closet, be mindful that your seemingly insignificant trash-bag full of clothing is representative of a huge problem in our country. It’s not just tossing old clothes that are causing problems; everything from the production of materials like cotton, which requires huge quantities of water to grow, to the chemicals used in the dying process,…

The Perfect Pair

We talked with Chief Wine Officer and Master Sommelier, Brett Zimmerman about The Great Oregon Wine Company rooted in Oregon. You don’t need to travel far for the perfect pair to a great meal. Here are some expert tasting notes from Brett Zimmerman himself.

30-Minute Workout

Not all movement protocols need to take a long time or require equipment. Our intention is to give you a deeper look into how to keep your health and fitness moving forward even when you're busy. 
Our programming is specific and efficient and this month will only take you thirty minutes to complete. This set is a little more time…

Current Mood

Be A Good Person is a brand with a pretty clear message. As they say on their website, “We believe that positive change truly starts with within ourselves, one person at a time.” Julian Donaldson, co-founder of Be A Good Person, is sharing the team’s inspiration shelf with us. On the shelf are past and present items that they’ve had…


Turning 40, Sue Frederick thought she had lost everything. Widowed, childless, and heartbroken, her escalating sense of failure launched her on a spiritual journey to find what mattered, forge her own unique story, and share her message through her memoir, Water Oak: The Happiness of Longing.