Productivity. Have you ever had one of those days where you sit down in front of your computer at work and suddenly it’s lunch time and you’ve barely gotten through all your emails? Or when you get home and sit down for “just a moment” to relax and suddenly it’s time for dinner? I feel … More 5 Easy Ways to Be More Productive TODAY
This time of year, everyone seems to be dreaming of taking a vacation. Well, today I thought I would give you my current home as a travel suggestion. I have lived in Colorado Springs for about two years and when I have friends and family come to visit I become an unofficial tour guide. So today … More The Best of Colorado Springs: A Travel Guide
Today we want to wish all of the fathers out there a happy Father’s Day! To thank you for being an awesome father (or even for taking the time to thank your own father for everything he has done), we have a special gift for you. Click here to get two free eBooks from The … More Happy Father’s Day!
Today I am bringing you another quote from The Back Forty archives. Take a moment to read through it and, as always, I’ll see you on the other side. First and foremost, if you don’t know what we mean when we say “Back Forty” take a moment to click here and learn what “Back Forty” … More It’s Time to Take an Official Inventory of Your Special Talents
Have you smiled yet today? Today is National Smile Power Day – so it’s time to start smiling! “But why?” you might ask. Well here are 5 startling statistics about smiling: Smiling can boost your immune system by making your body more relaxed. Forcing a smile can put you in a better mood (mind over … More Why You Need to Celebrate National Smile Power Day
“Nothing great is ever done without much enduring.” -St. Catherine of Siena There’s always a next level up we’d like to see in our lives. More fulfilling career. Greater experience of relationship. Improved health and well-being. Fit finances. Ability to contribute and make a difference. Something to aspire to. It’s the hanging in until we … More 3 Strands in the Rope of Enjoydurance
Today I want to give you a reminder to PLAY! It is far too easy to get caught up in our responsibilities and forget to take some time to play every once and a while. So today I’m bringing you the below quote to remind you to play from time to time. Take a moment … More Why You Are Never Too Old to Play
Midlife can sometimes feel like a time where nothing new happens and everything bad happens all at once. Your job can start to feel mundane and boring and yet your family life can be changing drastically (or vice versa). So today I am bringing you an A-Z list of words to describe the way things … More An A-Z List of Words to Inspire Unparalleled Midlife Growth
Recently, The Back Forty went to their first conference where they participated as an exhibitor. Scroll through the images below to get a feeling of what it was like in our booth and what we brought to the conference. Curious about what we learned at the event? Check out our previous post about our experience … More What Does The Back Forty Bring to Conferences?
“The components of anxiety, stress, fear, and anger do not exist independently of you in the world. They simply do not exist in the physical world, even though we talk about them as if they do.” -Wayne Dyer Times are interesting for sure. Is there any more fuel for stress today than there was last … More 4 Steps to Peacefulize in a Stress Test