Archive for the The Great Green Okayness category

Believe

Friday, May 7th, 2021

Can you sense the call to magnitude? To believe you are unconditionally fabulous? Magnitude is about magnifying. About really seeing. What if you took a closer look? Might you glimpse your breath as breath-taking and your light is life-giving? I am so glad you are here. With all my heart, xox Rachel

In consideration of colors

Sunday, April 25th, 2021

One of my therapy clients said that red and purple are her favorite colors. I was struck by how those colors compose the outer edges of a rainbow. And then my mind became transfixed. It was difficult to hear anything else. I was a deer in the headlights. Time stopped. The thing is, I want […]

Renewing Our Hearts: Gathering in Kelly Rae Roberts’ home, Lulu Butter Butter Bean, & a new Gudrun Sjoden holiday collection!

Monday, November 14th, 2016

Portland, Oregon had it’s LIGHTS ON this past weekend as we renewed our hearts in the home of Kelly Rae Roberts! We “Great Green Okayness” gathered to consider our deep magnificence. We were grateful to come together and know the powerful love we have to pour back into the world: I fell in mad love […]

Twin Cities Live!

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Oh my goodness, friends! The Great Green Okayness and I will be featured on Twin Cities Live this Friday, July 29th! It airs in Minnesota, but maybe you could catch some part of it if you are out of town at twincitieslive.com. I will be interviewed by Elizabeth Ries, who endorsed my book, and who […]

New York City

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Here is a glimpse into “The Great Green Okayness” book signing last week in The Cupping Room cafe in SOHO, New York City – SO MUCH FUN and I’m deeply grateful! Heavenly it was, with Jessica, Dallas, Kathleen, Judi, Anne, Sarah, Natasha, myself, Beth, and Jen! (and Karin, pictured further below!) Here I am with […]

A glorious time!

Monday, April 25th, 2016

The Great Green Okayness book launch celebration was glorious! (My son, Abe Awes, dancing – photo from TJ Goerlitz) and, Speakers: Toni Halleen, Pearce Bunting, Henry Emmons, MD, & Liv Lane – photos from Amy Parish And, my publisher Amy Quale (Wise INK) & husband, Zach Quale, performing 3 breathtaking songs – photo from Carissa […]

PROOF!

Monday, March 7th, 2016

The Great Green Okayness PROOF has come in! (My friend Aimee made me this rock as I was reviewing the PROOF of my first book!) Until now, I have only seen this book on my computer screen or on paper with my individual drawings and words. This PROOF arrived last week, for me to look […]

Upcoming events

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Events are beginning to take shape, as The Great Green Okayness April book release draws near… Beginning with a book launch celebration, Thursday, April 21, 6:30 pm at The Kolman & Pryor Gallery, 1500 Jackson St. NE, Minneapolis, MN STUDIO 395 ALL are welcome! There will be time for mingling/munching, a program of delightful music and […]

Brave Girls Symposium 2016!

Monday, January 11th, 2016

I am so thrilled to share this news with you! I’ll be speaking and offering my new Great Green Okayness books, alongside these other AWESOME speakers (click here to see the rest on this list!), at the Brave Girl Symposium July 6-8, 2016 in Boise, Idaho! Thank you, Melody Ross & Kathy Wilkins, for the […]

The 2:57-minute Great Green Okayness Film

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Hello sweet friends! This is the video I share in my 1-month long preorder campaign. If you haven’t had a chance yet to see it, I’m including the link to invite you over! Thank you for considering supporting this vision and helping give the pages wings to come alive and fly! With all my heart! […]