Shredly – Fun, Pretty, Functional Bike and Outdoor Wear

From the Inaugural Edition of Women Who Rock the Rockies 2015. Since that time Shrewdly has grown. Here is what we had to say then. Satisfying a niche and fulfilling a demand is exactly what Shredly’s owner Ashley Rankin did after recognizing the lack of stylish, fun and feminine biking and sportswear for women. They say that black goes with everything but after a while … Continue reading Shredly – Fun, Pretty, Functional Bike and Outdoor Wear

Sandy Helt – Making Fashion Affordable and Available to Women in Colorado’s Mountains

Meet Sandy Helt, a fashion-forward thinker who has brought style, one store at a time, to Colorado’s mountain town women. What started as a dream during Helt’s college years has resulted in a fabulous line of boutiques, now in seven Colorado locations. Crafting and creativity was a gift her mother shared with her and her sister as they grew up. It is where she believes … Continue reading Sandy Helt – Making Fashion Affordable and Available to Women in Colorado’s Mountains

Shopping – Small Town Salida Big Time Shops

Shopping and Women, I know it is a cliche but shopping is fun, especially when you make it an outing! I truly believe in supporting small businesses, there is always a great, unique item to be found. I took a trip to Salida recently and found some really fantastic boutiques and shops! Here is a peek inside, they are all so colorful too! YOLO CLOTHING – 100 F St, … Continue reading Shopping – Small Town Salida Big Time Shops

Curves or Turns – Ski Fashions? BraveSkiMom.com

BraveSkiMom.com – I found myself on a chairlift with three men last month, while skiing at Heavenly in California. These men were friends and had skied together at Heavenly for over 40 years. We didn’t have a lot in common, other than the enjoyment of a beautiful ski day, so I didn’t mind when they began a conversation without me. I didn’t mind, that is, until, the … Continue reading Curves or Turns – Ski Fashions? BraveSkiMom.com

Built for the Mountain Life: Mountain Khakis

BraveSkiMom.com – This winter, I became an official “Bad Ass” – A Mountain Khakis “Bad Ass” Ambassador. Now, in my house words like “ass” are generally frowned upon, although our younger son enjoys making the case that ass is an acceptable word because it’s in the Bible. This argument does have some merit – but only as long as my son is referring to livestock and not … Continue reading Built for the Mountain Life: Mountain Khakis