20 of the Best Articles to Shift Your Midlife in the Right Direction

When working our way through midlife, it is easy to feel as if everything is going wrong. Your kids or moving out, or even worse, they’re not. Your parents are getting older and need more help. Your job is feeling stale but the stability makes you feel as if you couldn’t possibly leave. Your personal … More 20 of the Best Articles to Shift Your Midlife in the Right Direction

How The Back Forty Inspired Joy and Passion at the CWC

About a month ago, The Back Forty took part in the California Women’s Conference (or CWC). Building up to this event we frantically worked to create the perfect presence. We finalized our first online course, published our first Back Forty journal, and created countless banners and flyers. We didn’t know what to expect walking into … More How The Back Forty Inspired Joy and Passion at the CWC

4 Tips to Telling Someone Something That Matters

  “Telling someone how you feel is honestly the hardest thing ever.” -Unknown Many of us have been shaped by the self-made-man or self-made-woman motif. There’s a lot of John Wayne swagger in our images of being successful and together. And yet, if you dig underneath the neatly coiffed outward appearances, all people experience personal … More 4 Tips to Telling Someone Something That Matters

4 Steps to Up Your Active Re-Intention

“Intention leads to behaviors which lead to habits which lead to personality development which leads to destiny.” -Jack Kornfield Many great and creative minds say it’s all about intention. “Our intention creates our reality.” -Wayne Dyer   “Let the power of intention lead the way.” -Sharon Salzberg   “All that counts in life is intention.” … More 4 Steps to Up Your Active Re-Intention