Real Life

The Price of Borrowing Judgement 900 600 Stacey Robbins

The Price of Borrowing Judgement

  We humans are funny sometimes. In order to feel powerful, we try to turn people against each other. We all have done it at some point: Used our subtle or not-so-subtle influence to impact a relationship between two other…

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Nothing Changes When You Travel 900 600 Stacey Robbins

Nothing Changes When You Travel

  Nothing Changes When You Travel… I just arrived home from my travels. Five weeks in bella Italia. Sigh. Partly for work (Boutique retreats in Italy that I design for women each year) and then, vacation, I flew my family…

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It’s All a Blessing 900 600 Stacey Robbins

It’s All a Blessing

  Ciao Friends! I’m in Ravello to celebrate my 50th on November 14th and I can’t begin to tell you the magic that is unfolding. I will tell the fuller story when I return. In the meantime, here is something…

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The Power of the Spoon 900 600 Stacey Robbins

The Power of the Spoon

  Growing up Italian, there is this special relationship we have with the wooden spoon. It’s a staple in the kitchen for many reasons: You can use it to brown the meat for the gravy (yes, that’s what we call…

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A Good Problem to Have 900 600 Stacey Robbins

A Good Problem to Have

  I was walking with both of my boys today in Rome. There was a weather advisory which required all classes to be canceled and schools to be closed. No small deal. Because it also happened to be on the…

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Autoimmune Dis-ease: The Power of ‘I Believe’ 900 600 Stacey Robbins

Autoimmune Dis-ease: The Power of ‘I Believe’

    First of all, for anyone who knows me personally or has read my book, “You’re Not Crazy and You’re Not Alone” you know this: I am not into the whole victim mentality. Now, that doesn’t mean I haven’t…

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When I’m Angry WITH You 900 600 Stacey Robbins

When I’m Angry WITH You

  Friends, I know what it is to be connected to people. I love people. Truly. I have my close friends, whom I love and trust, and a community at large whom I adore and that loves and trusts me.…

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What You Get When You Let Go 900 600 Stacey Robbins

What You Get When You Let Go

  Happy Fall! Happy Full Moon! Happy “I Let Some Things Go and I Feel Like a Normal Person Again!” Good Lawdy Lawd… Am I the only person who puts a lot of pressure on herself? The only person who…

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Are You Dealing with a Drama Queen? 900 600 Stacey Robbins

Are You Dealing with a Drama Queen?

When Drama Strikes… Girlfriend, have you ever had one of those people in your life who is like an emotional tornado? She’ll tear your house down in a minute with the drama she creates? Everything is a problem. And if…

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Why 50,000 People are Excited About My Cartwheel 900 600 Stacey Robbins

Why 50,000 People are Excited About My Cartwheel

  Tonight, instead of working more after a 12-hour work day, I decided to take my 14 year-old for a beach walk. We walked and talked and when we got to the sand, he did a cartwheel. I used to…

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