“The days blur into one, and the backs of my eyes hum with the things I’ve never done.” -Radical Face The term “radical” can raise our antennae and suspicions. It carries the energy of dramatic shift, and implies extremes. Yet, the idea of extremities is only the word’s secondary definition. The primary definition is about … More 3 Steps to Inviting Radicality
Today I want to share with you a company I found called Look Fabulous Forever. This company is all about “celebrating the beauty in older faces”. Their philosophy is that age is not a barrier to looking fabulous and, to prove that, they create makeup that is formulated specifically for mature faces. Not only do … More Are You Ready to Look Fabulous Forever?
Join us for The Back Forty INFUSE Program May 5-7 in the Los Angeles/ Long Beach area. This 3-day midlife makeover will leave you renewed, inspired and ready to express your playful, passionate and purposeful second half of life. You’ll Walk Away With: A radical new context in which to hold you r past and … More SUPER EARLY-BIRD Discount on an Upcoming INFUSE Program!
“Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.” -Voltaire The human condition hungers for certainty. Yet, nothing new or creative was ever born from it. It’s a constant dance, in the middle of “Certainly!” and The Uncertainly, “Of course!” and off course, where anything out of the ordinary appears. Whatever changeup from the … More 4 Elements in Your Plea for The Uncertainly
Did you miss the live webinar? Don’t worry – you can still catch the replay here! Join Alexandra Levin, Co-Founder of The Back Forty and Caren Taubman Glasser Founder of The Little White Lie for a live co-creation webinar of “IMBUE Your Beautiful You”. This beauty “town hall” will take place today (Tuesday, March 21) … More FREE Facebook Live Webinar: Your Unique Inner Beauty
Today I bring you a quote from The Back Forty INFUSE Program. Take a moment to read the quote and, as always, I’ll meet you on the other side. The first part of this quote that I want to make sure you understand is the reference to “the front 40”. It is a pretty common … More The Importance of the Unplanned Lessons of Life
Today I found a new YouTube vlogger that I have absolutely fallen in love with. Meet Melissa55. Melissa is a 60-something wife, mother, and grandmother living in Tennesse. She has been posting on her Youtube channel each week for roughly 3 years with topics surrounding midlife beauty. While I was trying to find out more … More Finding Your Unique Style and More for Midlife
What if development of people became our organizational raison d’être? “He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche What is the purpose of business? Milton Friedman, a Nobel-prize winning economist, wrote that the purpose of business is maximizing profit for the shareholders. Peter F. Drucker said that … More 8 Why’s To Have People Development as Priority 1
“Get comfortable being uncomfortable. That’s how you break the plateau and reach that next level.” -Chalene Johnson We’ve all heard Albert Einstein’s idea that you can’t solve a problem at the same level at which it was created. His challenge was to rise up, to the next level, so as to see and deal with … More Tips for Inconvenient Leveling UP
Happy Tuesday everyone! Today I am bringing you a little inspiration from our Back Forty archives. Take a moment to read the quote and I’ll meet you on the other side. This is an interesting viewpoint. Everyone has heard the phrase “let your light shine” but we don’t usually take the time to consider it … More Are You Sharing You Unique Inner Light With the World?