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Celebrate the Irish with NO Alcohol

One of the most difficult things that come with being in recovery is certain holidays that typically include partying and drinking alcohol, including St. Patrick’s Day. St. Patrick’s Day originated as a time to pay homage to St. Patrick and … Continue reading

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Sober is the New Black: Reasons Why Fewer Millennials Are Drinking

Recent studies have shown that fewer millennials are drinking compared to other generations. Instead, millennials are focused on other activities that do not involve alcohol or drinking. If you are in recovery or committed to sober living, this means that … Continue reading

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Recovery Life and Yoga

When you are recovering from addiction, it can often seem like your past vices are constantly calling out to you to come back. That is why 12-step programs and other recovery methods so often recommend replacing those bad habits with … Continue reading

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What Does it Mean to Have a Higher Power?

A higher power is the cornerstone of the major 12-step programs, including Alcoholics Anonymous; “Came to belief that a power greater than ourselves could restore us to sanity”, Narcotics Anonymous and other variations. While it is not required that you … Continue reading

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Is it Love or Lust?

If you are in recovery, it is important to surround yourself with healthy people and have healthy relationships. This makes it easier to remain sober and  free from addiction to continue your path to recovery. When you are ready to … Continue reading

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Fun (and Sober!) Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Ahh . . . love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, but you don’t want to do the same old-same old thing you do every year with your special someone, do you?!? Instead, here’s some … Continue reading

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Being Addicted to Success

When you’re taking steps toward leading a sober life, or recovery from any negative addiction, having an addiction to success can work in your favor. Although addictions are often thought of as a negative thing, being driven to succeed can … Continue reading

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Think Positively! Here Are Four Tips on How to Have a Great Day!

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

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Belief and Faith: What They Mean for Your Recovery

Although the two terms are often used interchangeably, belief and faith are quite different. Belief is a necessary precursor to faith, but there is more to it than that. Here’s what you need to know about the distinction between the … Continue reading

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How to Break the “I’ll Start Tomorrow” Mentality

With the new year upon us, many people have resolutions they’re working on. Some of the most common resolutions include eating healthy, exercising more and breaking addictions that they may have. Unfortunately, while people make these resolutions, they often have … Continue reading

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