Using the 24-hour Plan to Stay Sober

In our drinking days, we often had such bad times that we swore, “Never again.” We took pledges for as long as a year, or promised someone we would not touch the stuff for three weeks, or three months. And of course, we tried going on the wagon for various periods of time. We were…

I’m Proud of Who I am

Have you ever heard a song that was spot on how you felt? Oh, this one is it for me! So very powerful and true to all I have gone through in the past year!  But this song can really apply to so many things in life. I was thinking that it definitely could apply…

The Benefits of Recovering Together

I have to admit that I still have a hard time asking for help, but I do it anyway. Why? I have to! I have to in order to stay sober! I always thought that I could do anything by myself, after all I am a fixer, a doer, a problem solver, but with quitting…

The Importance of Fellowship in Early Recovery

By Luke Pool Just as there are many ways to develop an addiction, there are numerous ways to overcome an addiction. While the general public tends to see addiction treatment programs as the most effective or even the only reliable means of overcoming addiction, other recovery resources — i.e., medication-assisted treatment, twelve-step and other types of…

100 Fun Things To Do Sober

Having fun in sobriety can be a whole new learning process. Like a toddler learning to walk, being sober means relearning everything we thought we once only knew how to do while drinking.

THE LAW OF ATTRACTION

Law of attraction (New Thought)  from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia In the New Thought philosophy, the law of attraction is the belief that by focusing on positive or negative thoughts a person brings positive or negative experiences into their life. The belief is based on the idea that people and their thoughts are both made from…