People of Colorado

March 7, 2019

Please join me at CASA of Larimer County's Light of Hope Breakfast on March 27!

 

Last year's Light of Hope breakfast at the Hilton in Fort Collins included a delicious hot meal and the opportunity to hear first hand from a CASA volunteer who was in need of CASA services herself as a child. This year the speaker will be a former CASA ...

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Feb. 5, 2019

Northern Colorado Small Business Spotlight: J. Brady Seasonings

 

Something I love about small business owners, which I'm seeing over and over again as I write this series of Northern Colorado Small Businesses Spotlight posts, is the way they light up with excitement when they talk about their work. Brady Stewart of J. Brady's seasonings was ...

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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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