Year in Review 2014 Through Color Palettes - RKA ink

2014 Year in Review: The Color Palettes of My Life

By Rachael Kay Albers / January 22, 2015 /

I love color. Finding the perfect palette is one of my favorite parts of the design process. Design Seeds is a digital amusement park for color lovers. If I could, I’d get a season pass and spend my days frolicking between warm and cool worlds. (Go ahead and bookmark Design Seeds now, if you haven’t…

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Success Is Slow Cooked

Success Is Slow Cooked, So Enjoy The Aroma

By Rachael Kay Albers / November 12, 2014 /

Mmm. Can you smell that? Your heartwork is wafting through the air like a simmering sauce. When was the last time you took a deep breath and enjoyed the aroma of your life taking shape? Or, are you, like me, so impatient to taste the fruits of your labor that you forget to pause and…

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The Case For The #IceBucketChallenge

By Rachael Kay Albers / August 20, 2014 /

Yesterday, it happened to me. It could happen to you, too. (Or it already has.) My brother nominated me for the #IceBucketChallenge. I’ve heard and read quite a bit of criticism about this particular campaign and others like it along with a hip, new addition to the urban dictionary: slacktivism.  Critics are calling the #IceBucketChallenge “narcissism disguised as altruism.” In her Vice…

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How to use love to grow your business

How To Use Love To Grow Your Business

By Rachael Kay Albers / June 12, 2013 /

This Monday, I had the honor of joining Doug Foresta as a guest on his show Creating Change on Empower Radio. We talked a bit about Awesomepreneur and then dove into what it means to work with heart, why cultivating a heart-centered lifestyle is good for for the planet, and how to weave heartwork into your…

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Put “Stop Making To Do Lists” On Your To Do List

By Rachael Kay Albers / May 15, 2013 /

A couple of weeks ago, I was paging through my stack of old journals–or, as I like to call them, Anything Books. I feel naked without an empty notebook at my side. And I am grateful to myself for the habit. Thanks to my notebook neurosis, I have records of my life according to me…

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I Quit Law School to Follow My Heart

I Ditched Law School To Follow My (He)art

By Rachael Kay Albers / February 18, 2013 /

The moment I stopped demanding The Answer, life resolved The Question…But here’s the catch: I would never have found it had I not learned to embrace my “mistakes” along the way as sign posts, not roadblocks. And that’s what I want to share with all of you who are striving to be “unlost”: the road…

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