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My Journey to Forgiveness

In December of 2011, I decided to head up to Calistoga for a few days. Calistoga is a small town in Napa Valley, about an hour from where we live. For the past few years, Michelle and I have each go…

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My Father Passed Away. This is What He Taught Me

With my 40th birthday last month, I’ve been in a deep process of self-reflection and have been looking back on my own life and all that has unfolded in the past four decades. I, too, can clearly see…

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There’s No Right Track

I was talking to a mentor of mine a few weeks ago and I asked him, "Do you think I'm on the right track?" He said to me, "Mike, the issue isn’t whether or not you're on the 'right' track; it's that yo…

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Do You Embrace Change?

How do you feel about change?  If you’re anything like me, you probably have mixed feelings about it.  While it often depends on our perception of the type of change – big or small, good or bad, neede…

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Can You Let Go Of Control?

By: Mike Robbins I had a simple, but profound experience in the swimming pool not that long ago – I floated on my back for the first time in my life.  I do know how to swim and enjoy being in the w…

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Stop “Should-ing” On Yourself

By Mike Robbins A few months ago one of my mentors said to me, "Mike, it sounds like you're 'should-ing' all over yourself." I laughed when she said this, as I've heard this saying many times befor…

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Your Feelings Matter

By Mike Robbins I sometimes find it challenging to honor my own feelings – especially if what I want or feel seems to be at odds with other people, or my emotions don’t seem to be “appropriate” to …

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Embracing Powerlessness

By Mike Robbins In a recent session I had with my new counselor Eleanor, she said to me, “Mike, it sounds like embracing powerlessness is something that would benefit you right now.”  When she said…

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It’s Okay To Disappoint People

By Mike Robbins How do you feel about disappointing others? How about being disappointed yourself? I’ve recently noticed how much of my conscious and unconscious attention is focused on not disappo…

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It’s Okay For Things To Go Well

By Mike Robbins How do you feel when things go well for you? If you’re anything like me you may have some mixed feelings about it, as odd as that seems.  While I do love it when things go well and …

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