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Finding 40 Project

Forty. The Big 4-0. We know this is a milestone number, but what does it really mean on a global scale? Finding Forty© is on a mission, both here and abroad, examining what it means to be 40 years old to a diverse set of women. The Finding 40 Project is a unique opportunity to take a concept that is both feared and celebrated in the United States and turn an eye outward to see what this milestone means to others on a global scale. From women who simply hope to make it to 40 to those in desperate need to forget it, The Finding 40 Project tells their stories through photos and text.

Jul. 17 2015

Why is traveling such a great way to mark a major milestone?

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We admit it, we have a bad case of wanderlust.  We love experiencing new cultures, places, flavors and more.  One of our favorite ways to use travel as a tool in your life is to mark milestone moments…..Like the big 4-0!  Check out our guest post on DestinationTips.com on exactly what makes travel such a [...]

Jun. 4 2015

Welcome to the 40 Club, Angelina Jolie!

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Always impressed by her boldness and humanitarian work, Happy 40th Birthday and welcome to the club Angelina Jolie! One of our favorite quotes from her:   ”Make bold choices and make mistakes. It’s all those things that add up to the person you become.”

Mar. 23 2015

15 Things to Love About Turning 40!

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We’re obviously fans of the 40s, and glad to see others are cheering the benefits as well:   http://www.huffingtonpost.com/christina-vuleta/15-things-to-love-about-turning-40_b_5974634.html   We think #4 is 100% true — everyone’s got something going on that’s messy!  What’s your favorite thing about reaching the bliss of your 40s?

Dec. 11 2014

Drew Barrymore Talks about the Big 4-0!

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One of our favorite leading ladies, Drew Barrymore, will soon be joining the 4-0 club — Welcome Drew, we’re happy to have you!  This recent piece in E! Online talks about how she looks forward to the milestone and how it ‘just feels right’ as someone that was always an old soul. Happy early birthday [...]

Sep. 4 2014

Powerful Women Who Changed History — How Many Have You Heard Of?

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We always love the content from WomenYouShouldKnow.net — empowering and interesting stories of women of all ages rocking their dreams.  This post about powerful women who changed history is fascinating and eye-opening — Lots of women I had never heard of!  Check out the list for yourself: http://www.womenyoushouldknow.net/powerful-photos-women-who-changed-history-forever/