Tori and Shawn Allen win’s 2012 Mom & Me photo contest |
Nicole Inglis

Tori and Shawn Allen win’s 2012 Mom & Me photo contest

Mom & Me photo contest winner Tori Allen, with her mother Shawn, pose for a photo at Stagecoach Reservoir.

— Congratulations to Shawn and Tori Allen, the winners of’s 2012 Mom & Me photo contest.

Tori, a property manager at Central Park Management, submitted this photo of her and her mother enjoying a day at Stagecoach Reservoir. Shawn is an international teacher in Bogotá, Colombia. She visits Tori in Steamboat each summer, and they love spending time in Stagecoach.

"She's driven," Tori said of her mother. "She inspires everyone around her. She's just one of those people." After earning 247 votes in the Mom & Me photo contest, Shawn and Tori will receive a $500 gift card to Moose Mountain Trading Co.

To see more photos from the Mom & Me photo contest, pick up the Mother’s Day edition of the Steamboat Pilot & Today newspaper or click here to flip through each of the entries. To see how the photos appeared in the print edition, check out the Pilot & Today’s free e-edition for May 13 here.

The 2012 Dad & Me photo contest is available through June 15, 2012, at The winner will receive $500 to Steamboat Flyfisher, $500 to Allen’s Clothing and $250 to Ski Town Cleaners. Enter today!