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It’s a Cranky, Costco Christmas (Sung to the Tune of ‘It’s a Holly Jolly Christmas’)

It’s a Cranky, Costco Christmas (Sung to the Tune of ‘It’s a Holly Jolly Christmas’) Stacey Robbins

Hey Girlfriends, Just wanted to share something helpful… So, the last few days, I’ve been acting like there’s a “Biggest, Crankiest, Bitch-of-the-Year” Contest that I’m trying to win. I wake up cranky. Feel cranky during…

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Day 6 of a New Gong — What it is and What I’m Noticing So Far

Day 6 of a New Gong — What it is and What I’m Noticing So Far Stacey Robbins

Hey friends, As you might know, I completed my first, and overly-ambitious 100-Day Gong on December 10th. It was really an amazing thing in my life….that took up to three hours a day. Plus, I…

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NEW 100-Day Gong Starting 12/15. How I Chose My Gong…

NEW 100-Day Gong Starting 12/15. How I Chose My Gong… Stacey Robbins

Hey there! I just finished cleaning my living room.  Which I hadn’t done in about 100 days…because I picked a ridiculously ambitious 100-Day Gong in September that took up to 3 hours a day. On…

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Hashi’s Corner: 3 Ways to Get Perspective When Life Sucks

Hashi’s Corner: 3 Ways to Get Perspective When Life Sucks Stacey Robbins

Hey Girlfriends, Sometimes we feel this way — like the three kids in the picture above. like we’re holding on to this idea of a good life and we’re crying in our symptoms and our…

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100 Day Gong — Day 95 — The Resentment, The Flu, and Being Committed Anyway

100 Day Gong — Day 95 — The Resentment, The Flu, and Being Committed Anyway Stacey Robbins

I know this is going to sound strange but: the first 85 days of my Gong FLEW by. Just flew. Felt basically easy and fine and like, “Hey. No problem. I’ve got this.” I realized…

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Welcome ‘Your BEST Thyroid Life’ friends…

Welcome ‘Your BEST Thyroid Life’ friends… 150 150 Stacey Robbins

  Hi everyone, it’s Stacey Robbins. I hope you’re enjoying the ‘Your BEST Thyroid Life’ video series. We are excited to share with you these FREE gifts of empowering and inspiring resources to support you…

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If You’re Unhappy in Your Marriage, Start Here:

If You’re Unhappy in Your Marriage, Start Here: Stacey Robbins

Happy marriages don’t make happy people; Happy people make happy marriages. Before asking yourself, “Am I happy in my marriage?” (which is a totally valid and fine question) Ask yourself first, “Did I come to…

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The Tao of Pooh — How ‘Nothing’ Works

The Tao of Pooh — How ‘Nothing’ Works Stacey Robbins

The title was grist for the mill the last few weeks with the kids….”The Tao of POO????” Um…no. Which, in related and yet, oh-so-random news, reminds me of when I had to inspect one of…

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Wearing My Tiara — A Year in Review

Wearing My Tiara — A Year in Review Stacey Robbins

So, today is my birthday. November 14, 2014. When I try to tell my boys my age, they say, “No, Mom — you’re 31.” You know why? Because a few years ago I told them…

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100 Day Gong — Day 70 — Getting More Than I Bargained For

100 Day Gong — Day 70 — Getting More Than I Bargained For Stacey Robbins

Hey there, friends — For those of you following along the life and times of my crazy life, you may know that I’m past the halfway mark of a 100 day Gong. Day 70 to…

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Post With Image Centered

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Post With an Unordered List

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Post With an Ordered List

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Post With a Blockquote

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Love vs. Judgment

Love vs. Judgment Stacey Robbins

Every new revelation we have doesn’t have to become a judgment of everyone else. If we’ve found something that works for us or is clear for us or true for us it doesn’t make everyone…

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The Difference Between “I Can’t Afford it” and “I Don’t Value It”

The Difference Between “I Can’t Afford it” and “I Don’t Value It” Stacey Robbins

Hey friends, This is a long read that will feel short. I am not putting pics in yet because I want you to have this as quickly as possible because I know it will help…

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Wisdom from My 10 Year-Old: The Power of ‘Saying.’

Wisdom from My 10 Year-Old: The Power of ‘Saying.’ Stacey Robbins

You guys know that I love my conversation with my kids. Whether it was Caleb, when he was 4 years-old, sitting on the ground next to my chair on our back porch in Upstate NY,…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s – Day 7 – Finding My Voice (I Know I Put It Somewhere…)

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s – Day 7 – Finding My Voice (I Know I Put It Somewhere…) Stacey Robbins

Hey friends, How are you doing over there? I know you’ve been loving the Hashimoto’s Institute FREE online summit.  So many great speakers.  So much valuable information. I was honored to be a presenter this…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 6 — Dance to the Beat of Your Own Drum

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 6 — Dance to the Beat of Your Own Drum Stacey Robbins

Hey friends! In celebration of this great FREE online summit that the Hashimoto’s Institute is putting on this week, I am blogging about the lessons I’ve learned from Hashimoto’s. I loved being a presenter on…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 5 — Unique New York, Nuique Yew Nork

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 5 — Unique New York, Nuique Yew Nork Stacey Robbins

Hi Friends, Welcome to my Series I’m doing “Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s” and I’m focusing on my little infamous phrase, “Hashimoto’s is not my master, but it is my teacher.” As I look at…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 4 — Smile When You Say That

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 4 — Smile When You Say That Stacey Robbins

Hello friends! It’s the hot season here in So Cal. While we enjoy mild summers, it’s September and October when things get sweltering here in Newport Beach. Today’s high is supposed to be 105. The…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 3 and my 9/11 Story

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 3 and my 9/11 Story Stacey Robbins

Hi guys, In honor of the great Hashimoto’s Institute Online Summit, where 27 other experts and I share the pathways to healing for Hashimoto’s, I am doing a two-week series. This is an amazing resource…

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The answer isn’t skinnier thighs

The answer isn’t skinnier thighs Stacey Robbins

The answer isn’t skinnier thighs or un-saggier boobs. It’s about loving yourself whatever shape, size, or stage of gravitational pull you’re in. It’s not about losing your goals either, but it’s not about hating yourself…

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Build trust with yourself

Build trust with yourself Stacey Robbins

Build trust with yourself by loving yourself through this time — not when you’re through this time. Love is a wonderful inspiration, but it’s a terrible reward. So, don’t wait to love yourself — Love…

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Treasure yourself

Treasure yourself Stacey Robbins

Treasure yourself. Know who you are and be that, even in the face of someone who doesn’t ‘get’ you. Because the minute you try to prove yourself you lose yourself. And why would you lose yourself…

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The external is for pleasure and connection

The external is for pleasure and connection Stacey Robbins

“The external is for pleasure and connection. Ecstasy, pain, life and death. The internal is the eternal… and is for peace. And when we find the peace within, we enjoy the external life with a…

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My aim is for us to see the deeper side

My aim is for us to see the deeper side Stacey Robbins

My aim is for us to see the deeper side of what we’re dealing with so that we can be free. But I also want us to see the lighter side. We’ve been so sad…

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Love lets things be the way you meant them

Love lets things be the way you meant them Stacey Robbins

I told my husband one morning when we woke up, “There’s no one else I’d rather be bored with than you.” He looked at me to see if I was kidding. “Thank you?” He asked.…

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There is only one me and there is only one you.

There is only one me and there is only one you. Stacey Robbins

There is only one me and there is only one you. Live today caring for yourself with great love and loving yourself with great care. It will make a difference in every other place and…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 2

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s — Day 2 Stacey Robbins

Thanks for joining me on my two-week series where I share some of the lessons I’ve learned from having Hashimoto’s. As you read yesterday, my motto is this: Hashimoto’s is not my master but it…

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Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s – Day 1

Lessons I’ve Learned from Hashimoto’s – Day 1 Stacey Robbins

Hey friends, Dealing with a autoimmune dis-ease isn’t always easy. Trust me, I know.  Really, I do. Having been diagnosed with hypothyroidism in 1995 (after being misdiagnosed for a year and gaining 100 lbs while…

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Remembering Sam (November 15, 1945 – September 2, 1995)

Remembering Sam (November 15, 1945 – September 2, 1995) Stacey Robbins

So, today is 19 years. I think it’s weird to call it an ‘anniversary’ when ‘anniversary’ sounds more like a celebration…. but it’s been 19 years since my dad died. I remember a time in…

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Being Right vs. Being Love

Being Right vs. Being Love Stacey Robbins

A bunch of girlfriends and I were in a conversation and the subject came up of “That person will never change.” I remember feeling that way about my dad at a certain point.  Where I…

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Welcome Hashimoto’s Institute members…

Welcome Hashimoto’s Institute members… 150 150 Stacey Robbins

  I’m so glad you enjoyed the talk from the Hashimoto’s Institute on “Digesting Your Diagnosis and Ditching the Victim Mentality”. We are excited to share with you these FREE gifts of empowering and inspiring…

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Healing for Me — Healing for You — Healing for Us

Healing for Me — Healing for You — Healing for Us Stacey Robbins

Hey friends, What an fun summer it’s been!  Riding bikes to the beach, kayaking and paddle-boarding, and lots of pool time.  We’ve gone to farmer’s markets and juice bars and gluten-free donut shops, too… It’s…

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Live Life Now

Live Life Now Stacey Robbins

It’s time for you to start living the dream you have for you life. Waiting for the perfect solution, the perfect person, the perfect weight, the perfect spouse, the perfect child, the perfect weather, the perfect circumstances…

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Be Love

Be Love Stacey Robbins

“When you look for the problem in people, you’re going to see the problem. When you look for the possibility in people, you’re going to see the possibility. So, sometimes the valuable question isn’t, “What are you…

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Mind/Body/Spirit Connection

Mind/Body/Spirit Connection Stacey Robbins

Mind/Body/Spirit ConnectionOne day, it dawned on me that perhaps my thyroid was waving the little white flag to get attention. That it was trying to say something.Something I wasn’t willing to say with my voice.…

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Practicing Stillness

Practicing Stillness Stacey Robbins

Practicing StillnessBe still and know that you are loved just as you are. Take a few minutes to love your body as it is and say  “Thank you” to the parts you call ‘imperfect.’ And if…

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Be your word.

Be your word. Stacey Robbins

Let yourself win at the game of being trusted by others,by winning the game of being trustworthy with yourself. State your word. Keep your word. Be your word. Even, if it’s only to you. ~ Stacey…

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The little things

The little things Stacey Robbins

“The little things become the big things when you appreciate them.” ~Stacey Robbins   Want more memes? Visit our MEME page. Thanks for sharing!

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Love someone today

Love someone today Stacey Robbins

When you judge someone you see the mess in their life — but when you love someone you see the life in their mess. Love someone today and let it be you.” Stacey Robbins Want…

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This is not your prison. This is your path.

This is not your prison. This is your path. Stacey Robbins

I really get that what you bring to the world has cost you something. This health thing has required that you look at life differently. You’ve been letting go of your idea of how life…

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You gotta know you’re not broken

You gotta know you’re not broken Stacey Robbins

“If it’s easier to believe something bad about yourself, than it is to believe something good. Then you gotta know you’re not broken, but your believer-thingy is. (Psst…it’s okay. It’s happens to the best of…

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You’re doing just fine.

You’re doing just fine. Stacey Robbins

You’re doing just fine. You’re beautiful just the way you are. And the people who are going to love and value you are the ones to receive from. You don’t need to keep chasing the…

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You’re allowed to have good things

You’re allowed to have good things Stacey Robbins

You’re allowed to be excited. You’re allowed to have good things. This life was given to you And for you. Those other thoughts… those ‘I’m not worth it’ thoughts, Haven’t served you one little bit…

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Just keep moving

Just keep moving Stacey Robbins

Just keep moving. Keep Living. Keep loving. Keep doing your own inner work and the rest of life will come together in its perfect time.   Want more memes? Visit our MEME page. Thanks for sharing! Stacey

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It’s time to remove the excuses for your life

It’s time to remove the excuses for your life Stacey Robbins

There are times when we don’t want to let go of our story because we still want to blame someone else for where our life is at. But, as long as we keep blaming someone…

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Just Live Your Life

Just Live Your Life Stacey Robbins

“Just live your life, be true to your heart. Those who get you will come along and cheer you on. Those who don’t, just haven’t caught up to the wonder of You yet.” Want more…

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