Carolyn Pace traded in pageant dresses and tiaras for Patagonia coveralls and a Ford F250 pickup truck last year, after moving to Aurora and starting her own composting business, called Wompost.
In just a year, the 30-year-old former Miss Boise has gained nearly 200 clients around Aurora, where there used to be few options for compost pick up.
The road from preening on a pageant runway to making warm muck from garbage full-time has actually been a logical journey, she says.
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