Rustico Blog — How I Journal

"How I Journal" with Kara Valentino Ffield

"How I Journal" with Kara Valentino Ffield

Journaling is not always about writing. Many of our journals are the perfect blank slate for artists to release their creativity. The Big Idea Album is one of our bestselling items that has a wide variety of uses, including painting and sketching. Meet Kara Valentino Ffield, an adventurous artist living in Florida who appreciates the craftsmanship of our Big Idea Album. Nature is the greatest inspiration in her “wondrous paintings of curious adventures.” Kara’s way of life is very in line with Rustico’s purpose to step outside and reach within; to explore and create.   Tell us a bit about...

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How I Journal: Tracking Your Fitness Drive

How I Journal: Tracking Your Fitness Drive

The new year is a great time to turn over a new leaf. Whether you’re the type to set new years resolutions or not, chances are you’re trying to improve in one area of your life. A popular trend in January is making health and wellness a priority and if this includes you, it makes a difference to write things down.

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"How I Journal" with Nate Winston

"How I Journal" with Nate Winston

When was the last time you found yourself flying high over different countries and above scenic landscapes? There's nothing quite like soaring high in an open helicopter. For Nate Winston, this is a regular adventure. Read how this pilot uses his log book to record his experiences in the air. Tell us a bit about yourself. Where do you call home? Where did you grow up? Family? Etc. Up until high school, my father was in the Air Force as a meteorologist (weatherman), so I lived in a few places, mostly Japan and Florida. After my father retired, we moved...

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"How I Journal" with Keleigh Walbrecht

"How I Journal" with Keleigh Walbrecht

Besides being Rustico's Wholesale rep. and a member of the Sales Team, Keleigh Walbrecht is our resident fitness enthusiast and workout queen. We asked her to talk about how she stays fit, records and tracks her goals, and advice she has for making healthy lifestyle changes.  1. Tell us about yourself? Family, hometown, favorite activities to do, etc...  I grew up in Virginia where I graduated high school, went to college and met my husband. It holds a very special place in my heart. I love Utah, but there’s a lot I miss about the South. It’s so beautiful there...

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