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
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
If you read our posts regularly, you know that last Saturday I created a post where I interviewed Darrell Gurney. Now it is only fair that since I did an interview with one co-founder, that I should interview the other! If you are familiar with The Back Forty, you know that Alexandra is also a Co-Founder … More An Interview with Alexandra Levin
Happy Saturday everyone! If you are familiar with The Back Forty, you know that Darrell is a Co-Founder of the INFUSE Program as well and the movement as a whole. If you have attended a Back Forty event, you’ve probably met him. But, do you really know him? I sat down with Darrell and asked … More An Interview with Darrell Gurney
Everyone’s midlife experience is different, but regardless of the path you are following, here are 6 ways to absolutely fail at midlife! Believe that your life is already decided and you can’t change the way things are: Your second half of life isn’t set in stone. Thinking that you “are who you are” isn’t only a defeatest … More 6 Ways to Fail Your Midlife Experience
“It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it.” –Lena Horne There is much said in our American culture about the self-made man or woman, the iron self-will and resolve that has individuals pull themselves up by their bootstraps, and a lot of ego-oriented “respect” offered to those who, alone, … More Big Game Help
Retirement. You get married, raise a family, work to support your family, and then you retire. That’s just the way it is. Right? Wrong. Actually, retirement is a fairly new concept; and the concept of retiring in your sixties is even newer. During the Industrial Revolution, many aging factory workers refused to stop working, even … More Who Says You Have to Retire by 65?