People of Colorado

Jan. 20, 2019

Northern Colorado Small Business Spotlight: Blush Boutique in Greeley

 

Located in a lovely historic building in downtown Greeley that has been fully refurbished, the vibe in Blush Boutique is glamorous with a touch of urban and rustic all rolled into one lovely little shop. In addition to gorgeous feminine dresses and lacy tops, you'll find a variety ...

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Jan. 4, 2019

2018 Christmas Carnival for Foster Children in Weld County

 

2018 Christmas Carnival for Foster Children in Weld County

 

The 2018 Christmas Carnival for Foster Children in Weld County was a huge success! We are so thankful to have had the opportunity to help with the event again this past year. It is a chaotic and busy time of year, but I'm not sure it would ...

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Nov. 23, 2018

Gyrath Realty Group's Second Annual Fall Fest for Foster Children

 

Gyrath Realty Group's Second Annual Fall Fest for Foster Children in Weld County | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Fort Collins Realtor

 

This time of year is all about expressing thankfulness, yet words don't do justice to the immense gratitude I feel toward everyone who helped pull off this beautiful event. Our generous friends and clients banded together at our Fall Festival for Foster Children to bring Christmas to ...

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April 2, 2018

Autism Awareness Month: Meet the Decatur Family of Fort Collins

 

 Northern Colorado, Fort Collins, Autism | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado

 

On top of owning a Kosmo screen printing business in Fort Collins with her husband Joel and working full time at the Children's Speech and Reading Center, Laura Decatur is the mother to one really great boy. Thirteen-year-old Trust Decatur is a smart, witty kid who ...

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Feb. 24, 2018

The Neckels & Old Colorado Brewing Company in Wellington

 

Old Colorado Brewing Company in Wellington Colorado | People of Colorado | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Fort Collins Realtor

 

Congratulations to Tara and Brandon Neckel, who just celebrated the two year anniversary of their brewery in Wellington!

 

Of course, with a slogan like "tap into history," the story of Old Colorado Brewing Company goes back much further than 2016. In fact, the brewing company has been ...

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Feb. 8, 2018

Jalyn Webb: Fort Collins Business Owner, Teacher, Actor & Inspiration

 

Jalyn Webb: Fort Collins Business Owner, Teacher, Actor & Inspiration, Midtown arts center, the Academy at Midtown Arts Center, Fort Collins, Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, blog by Joanna Gyrath, Realtor, Homes for sale, browse real estate listings in Fort Collins, Loveland, Greeley, Windsor, Severance, Wellington, Johnstown, Milliken, Laporte 

When the Colorado Academy of the Arts, which she had attended in her youth closed its doors, Jalyn decided it was time for her to fill that void in Fort Collins and start the Academy at the Midtown Arts Center. Having grown up in the performing arts, Jalyn ...

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Oct. 23, 2017

Meet Michelle Lubick-Boyle of Ram Strength and the Lubick Foundation

 

Michelle Lubick-Boyle of Ram Strength | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath

 

When I met with Michelle for coffee to learn more about RamStrength, she opened up to me about her family's close call with cancer when her brother was diagnosed with a rare form of the disease. "He would start to say to me, 'If I don't ...

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Oct. 1, 2017

Robin Netzel, Owner of Robin's Nest at House of Windsor

People of Colorado, Robin's Nest House of Windsor | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Realtor

Her life-long dream of opening a bakery and coffee shop with her mother would have to wait. "We were in the middle of adopting. We couldn't do both, so we had to choose," Robin shrugged.

In the brief time since I met Robin, I can tell that in addition ...

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Sept. 25, 2017

The Jorgensen's Hurricane Harvey Relief "Fill the Truck" Drive

People of Colorado | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Realtor | Search homes in Fort Collins, Loveland, Greeley, Windsor, Longmont, Laporte, Wellington, Timnath, Severance, Eaton, Evans, Livermore, Red Feather Lakes, Old town, Downtown, Browse homes for sale, FSBO, Zillow

What started as a small diaper drive among their neighbors in High Pointe Estates in Windsor with a plan to fill up a a few boxes to ship to the Diaper Bank of Texas, has now turned into a semi-trailer waiting to deliver diapers, wipes, and feminine products to Texas ...

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Aug. 28, 2017

Eaton Artist, Mary Lynne Pruett

Eaton Artist | Real Estate and Lifestyle in Northern Colorado, a blog by Joanna Gyrath, Realtor

"The frame is better than the painting!" Mary Lynne chuckled. 

The painting she's humbly referring to is named "High Road Splendor" and is breathtaking. Hand carved and ornate, the frame is also lovely, and I can see in her eyes that it has special meaning to her, having ...

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