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Tips for Traveling Sober

Traveling is a great way to see the world, broadening your horizons and exposing you to different cultures and ways of life. However, it can also present unique challenges to your sobriety, especially if you are new to sober living. … Continue reading

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MY 12 Step Store Opens Pop-up Stores in New York for NYC Pride Week

  For the second year, My 12 Step Store West Hollywood will open a Pop-Up store in New York City during NYC Pride weekend, June 23-24, 2018. We are excited to announce the locations, which are in conjunction with the … Continue reading

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Is Your Recovery Ready for Summer?

It’s time to enjoy some fun in the sun! That means plenty of outdoor picnics and pool parties. While this all sounds like innocent fun (and it should be), the fact is that summertime get-togethers can often test your recovery. … Continue reading

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Celebrating Sober Dads

Not only is June the month when warm weather and school vacations are in full swing, but it’s when Father’s Day is celebrated. It is traditionally a day that begins with breakfast in bed, gifts of clay handprints and of course … Continue reading

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Helping Others and Being of Service

When you are in recovery from addiction, giving back in your community and helping others can be great for your healing process. Practical experience has shown that nothing will so much insure success with addiction as intensive work with other … Continue reading

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Tips 2 Think Positive

When you are in recovery, you take things one day at a time. When you wake up, you must think that today is going to be a good day. But in addition to just thinking it, there are steps and … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Honor Memorial Day

Memorial Day is generally associated with the arrival of summer, the local pool opening its gates and backyard barbecues. Although these are all good reasons to celebrate the holiday, Memorial Day was created as a day to honor and remember … Continue reading

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No Dating in Early Recovery

We invited one of our readers to share his personal experience on dating in early recovery, and here’s what he has to say.

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Popular Songs About Addiction

Musical artists create songs based on their experiences, right? Being in the spotlight 24/7 can be a challenge, so it’s no wonder that many artists write songs about addiction. There are hundreds of songs about drugs or drinking. Many of … Continue reading

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Fun Ways to Truly Make Mom Feel Special This Mother’s Day

First let’s share a few special traits children say about Mom’s; A mom will always be there for her children, even when they are grown, thinks about her children long after they have “flown the nest”, supports her children’s dreams, … Continue reading

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