3 Easy Ways to Make the World a Better Place on Earth Day

Did you know today is Earth Day? To be honest, I was completely oblivious to this until yesterday. Here at The Back Forty, we have been feverishly preparing for the California Women’s Conference to the point that May 10th and 11th are the only dates floating around my head (if you’re interested in learning more … More 3 Easy Ways to Make the World a Better Place on Earth Day

Conscious Agreements and Commitments within Organization

“Commitment is what transforms a promise into reality.” – Abraham Lincoln What are you REALLY committed to? A clue to answering this question can come from seeing what you are experiencing in life.  A wise man once said “If you want to know what you are committed to, look at what you’ve got.” Are you … More Conscious Agreements and Commitments within Organization

What Would You Do If Your Future Held INFINITE Growth Potential?

Today I bring you another quote from The Back Forty archives. Take a moment to read it and then meet me on the other side as I unfold the meaning it holds. First and foremost, if you’re asking what the heck the “back forty” of the ranch is – check out my previous post on … More What Would You Do If Your Future Held INFINITE Growth Potential?

Conscious Whole, Piece by Piece

Are you in?  Yes, these are trained professionals, and yet DO try this at home! What is a conscious organization?  I hear that question all the time. Merriam-Webster defines “conscious” as “the quality or state of being aware especially of something within oneself.” Therefore, one might extrapolate that same definition to a “conscious organization”, with … More Conscious Whole, Piece by Piece

6 of the Best Ways to Fill Your Relationship with Happiness

As we grow older it sometimes gets easier to focus on our significant other’s faults instead of their virtues. Pet peeves slowly become intolerable and your relationship becomes more routine and boring. Where did all that happiness go? It’s not that the happiness is gone, but rather that you have stopped nurturing the happiness. When … More 6 of the Best Ways to Fill Your Relationship with Happiness