11/23/2016
Betsy is on the job hunt and today we try to find the meaning to the GAP blowing her off.  And finding new opportunities around every corner. Or in the parking lot out back. By the dumpsters...
11/22/2016
Cheetos and tears. There's a typical day for you.  What are your goals for today? Are they crunchy? Or baked?
11/21/2016
Ponies are magic. Or, at least the magic ones are. Today let us embrace the symbolic majesty that is MY LITTLE PONY. 
Man at starting line of race, ready to run.
11/21/2016
How many times have you been at a restaurant and the server circles by your table to ask, “Still working on that?” or “You finished with that?” I’ll leave the manners of such a question to friend... read more
11/17/2016
ALOHA! Today Betsy enchants us with another "book review" but luckily this time it has pictures! 
11/16/2016
Today's daily mantra has very little to do with extraordinary powers--but don't tell Super Betsy that! Would any of you like to take us out to dinner? Also WE ARE CAPABLE. WE ARE CAPABLE. 
11/15/2016
Learn from the masters that have traveled the road before you...like Elizabeth Taylor... Worldly Wisdom: If you are really rich, you TOO can get skinny! 
11/14/2016
Hugs and love and warm feelings abound. Let's treat our day like a fluffy stuffed animal. 
11/11/2016
Stop Staring. Stop Comparing. Stop the madness. Stop the world I want to get off. Stop and smell the roses. And please stop rapping.

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05/09/2015
by Christine Arylo and Amy Ahlers We’ll never forget the day when we realized that we had a mean girl living inside our heads. Just like a mean girl on the playground, she could make us feel left... read more
detail from painting by Dr Laura Basha
05/04/2015
“If you have insight, you use your inner eye, your inner ear, to pierce to the heart of things, and have no need of intellectual knowledge … To a mind that is still, the entire universe... read more
word START in metal letters
04/27/2015
Dear Sam: I have a question. The book that I want to write…I am wondering if it will be useful or if anyone would want to read it. What do I do with this feeling of ‘who cares about your work,... read more
range of doll sizes in a row
04/13/2015
When I'm entering a room, what I'm hoping for is to impart joy You know that comparison thing that happens when you're in a room full of people? Or on a train or a bus or waiting in line? A... read more
artist's brushes of several colors
04/06/2015
Years ago, when I was a freshman in undergraduate school beginning my BA in Fine Arts, I had a drawing teacher who had “favorites” in the class. He tended to play up to the most talented students. I... read more
man and woman playing on playground equipment
04/05/2015
When my firecracker of a daughter, Annabella (AKA Bella), turned three, I marveled at her newfound expression of how she feels, what she wants, and who she is. Much like when Bella turned two, the... read more
sign on stone wall with man shushing for quiet
04/01/2015
I’ve recently had to have a pretty invasive but not difficult or worrisome throat surgery. In addition to the first wave of healing pain and running-into-doors-and-corners hours waiting for general... read more
beautiful garden gate at end of lawn
03/16/2015
One night I was on a run with my pooch, Dozer. We were winding our way up the hills of Oakland and I decided to take a turn up a street that I hadn’t been on before. I was pushing myself physically... read more
young woman asleep on lawn
03/12/2015
If you dare to desire, a change is possible Spring is coming. The new season, with its emphasis on cleaning and clearing the way for new life, feels like a perfect opportunity to reflect on our... read more

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11/11/2014
While at a picnic over the 4th of July weekend, Mike noticed how many people - himself included - were on their smartphones. How many important moments have you missed because you were on your phone... read more
11/11/2014
Mike recently spoke at the Hay House "I Can Do It" conference in Baltimore, with Dr. Wayne Dyer and other noted speakers and authors.  While he was preparing for the event, he experienced... read more
11/11/2014
The death of baseball great Tony Gwynn from cancer made former player Mike Robbins reflect on how we live in denial of our own mortality.
11/11/2014
Trust is honestly expecting a positive outcome.  Not "the" positive outcome - with all the little details that we attach to it, but "a" positive outcome.  Let go of the ego's demands and... read more
11/11/2014
Our fears and doubts about ourselves are much harder to deal with than going for what we want.  The noise in our heads reflects how we relate to life.  Mike's new book is all about our... read more
11/11/2014
After three years of living his dream as a professional baseball pitcher, Mike Robbins had an arm injury that benched him for good. When this happened, everything changed. He had to figure out who he... read more
11/11/2014
Mike had the opportunity to watch a beautiful sunset while teaching a seminar at Big Sur, California. Although the sun sets each night, how often do we take the time to enjoy its beauty? Often, we... read more
11/11/2014
After reading a friend's book, Mike wondered about the idea of miracles. Are they that rare, or do we have access to them, every day?
11/11/2014
In this episode, Mike introduces his new book "Nothing Changes Until You Do," which will be published on May 6th. He also speaks about those times when we feel like we aren't good enough and how we... read more

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