A Rising Tide

According to data from the National Association of Women Business Owners, things have never looked better for female entrepreneurs. In fact, more than 11 million U.S. firms are now owned by women, employing nearly 9 million people and generating $1.7 trillion in sales. However, women-owned firms are still in the minority, and the hurdles faced by women who have embraced entrepreneurship…

Work-Life Balance

As women, we are often bombarded by this mysterious concept called "work-life balance." This phrase is mentioned frequently, and I'm guilty of using the term myself, but what is work-life balance exactly? It's the concept that with proper prioritization between your "work" and your "lifestyle" (health, pleasure, leisure, family and spirituality) that one can maintain the zen harmony of fulfilling both…

Women Supporting Women

Recently I was reminded just how many women own, operate and manage businesses I patron regularly. Whether it was receiving wellness care at Impact Medical, shopping for a new outfit or gift at Storm Fine Apearal, going in for a massage at Amara, taking a body flow yoga class at Yogapod, a Lesage class at … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

bRUNch Running at Snack Attack Fort Collins The bRUNch Running community is made up of thousands of individuals known as “bRUNchatarians,” those who enjoy all things running and fitness-related, eating (brunch mostly), drinking (delish libations) and of course, being social. bRUNch offers a welcoming environment at all of its events and online, both free of judgment and that “cliquey feel.” … Continued

Lifestyle Women’s Retreat at the Botanique

In celebration of Fort Collins Lifestyle's women business partners, the beautiful Botanique Fort Collins hosted a community-building retreat. The day included incredible conversation, yoga, a farm-to-table lunch and more. 

Conscious Shopping with Tracy Gendron

1. Fulton + Roark lotion, $34; Solid Cologne in Perpetua, $60 – Made in the USA with shea butter, sage and vitamin E with a fresh and woodsy blend of Atlas Cedar and Sea Air. 

Women on Horseback

Guest ranches have been around for about 100 years, when real working ranchers first realized what a lure the cowboy lifestyle was for us “regular” folks. Today’s ranches help visitors experience the romance, adventure and spirit of the Old West without giving up the basic creature comforts of home. Nights consist of inky skies glittering with stars, aspen leaves rustling gently and…

Women& Inc Presents Women & Whiskey 2019

Women& Inc has hosted more than a dozen large connection events since its inception in March 2015. It has connected many women, some of whom have gone on to become best friends, co-workers and more. At this year's Women & Whiskey at Ginger & Baker's top floor event space, a beautiful diverse group of women gathered.

Timeless Beauty

With just a few products and a few minutes, these quick makeup routines add a little something extra when you don’t have time to spare Makeup brush 101 Your guide to must-have makeup brushes   01 | ANGLED CONTOUR Use this to apply blush, bronzer or highlighter. The angled cut flawlessly defines and highlights your features. … Continued