Lovelock Sculpture Reveal with the Sweetheart City

Every year, Loveland celebrates its namesake holiday with art, events and more for local residents, businesses and tourists alike. This year, the lovelock sculpture will hold heart-shaped locks of visitors proclaiming their love for one another and their beautiful city.

Romantic Santorini

Plan your Romantic Getaway to the Historic Island in the Aegean Sea Article Nicolette Martin Stay: Sun Rocks Boutique Hotel Sun Rocks Boutique Hotel is considered one of Santorini’s most romantic hotels. The elegant couples-only cliffside hideaway—named a Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice 2018 award winner—features luxe, minimalist rooms and suites carved into the side … Continued

A New Spin on Ancient Pottery

Amy Hoch's story is one of incredible adventure. On a trip to solidify her Spanish-speaking skills in Nicaragua, she met and apprenticed with an expert potter who took Amy under his wing and taught her the ancient pottery methods, dating back more than 2,000 years. It was during this experience Amy knew she had a passion for creating. Her style fuses…

Follow Your Heart Beet

When it comes to the sweetheart holiday, there is no shortage of not-so-healthy treats. Take a break from the box of chocolates this year and enjoy this sweet yet nutritious smoothie recipe.

What Are You Working On?

As Northern Colorado grows, local artist Amelia Furman captures the treasures we often overlook when we explore our beautiful city. Her depth and applications of mixed mediums are not to be missed.

The Sweetheart City

The nation’s Sweetheart City, Loveland, Colorado, just got sweeter for Valentine’s Day with the launch of the inaugural Loveland Sweetheart Festival – Love Locks and Lights. For more than 70 years, Loveland has embraced sweethearts near and far and invites families and lovers around the world to gather in downtown Loveland to celebrate Valentine season. Love locks are a symbol of…

The Art of Massage

The practice of stone massage has been present in many cultures around the world for centuries. Historical accounts confirm that traditional Chinese healers used heated stones more than 2,000 years ago as a means of improving the function of internal organs. Similarly, there are records of stone therapy used in folklore and religious ceremonies in Africa, Europe, Egypt, India and North and South…

Be a Valentine VIP

When it comes to things to do, there is no shortage of adventure here in Fort Collins. Our publisher, Nick Wood, recommends a mix of both family-friendly activities and can't-miss events that you'll find in our Lifestyle Calendar this month. From concerts to festivals and art installations, Nick has the perfect places to check off your list.

The Makers Issue

Fort Collins designer Rachel Stych’s inspiration is simple: Mother Nature, her power, beauty and inherent wisdom. Rachel focuses on hand-forged metalwork that mirrors the perfect imperfections found in nature. With the use of gemstones, she highlights the organic allure of this wild world. Rachel Dawn Designs originated 10 years ago with a calling to create just a little more sparkle in the…

From Side Hustle to Global Brand

Colorado has been an entrepreneurship-focused state for quite some time. With opportunities abound and less saturation than other small and mid-sized cities, our state is the perfect place to start a business. It’s been said that entrepreneurs are the ones who really change the world, and that couldn't be truer than with artists and makers. Goods and services like instant coffee or instant…