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Tips for Staying Sober During Quarantine

These are uncertain times, and the stress and anxiety everyone is feeling as we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic has left many people feeling unsettled. For those who are also navigating recovery, the added turmoil placed by Shelter-in-Place or Stay at … Continue reading

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My12stepstore.com Continues to Celebrate Recovery 24-Hrs a Day During COVID-19

By WEHO TIMES News Desk  March 25, 2020 My 12 Step Store West Hollywood, the recovery gift and book store that specializes in 12-step literature, medallions and other sober celebratory gift items, is one of many West Hollywood small businesses taking … Continue reading

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Where Did Everybody Go?

With thousands of meetings a day in the United States, 500 AA and NA meetings every day in the Los Angeles area alone, 12 Step meeting locations of every recovery program have literally been hijacked by the coronavirus.  And you … Continue reading

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Ideas for Outdoor Activities to Improve Your Well-Being

Regular physical activity is an essential part of staying in good health. When you’re working through the recovery process, it’s important to find a few outdoor activities that you enjoy doing. Participating in these activities can help boost your physical … Continue reading

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Skipping the Green Beer for Mocktails and Prayer on St. Patrick’s Day

With St. Patrick’s Day on the way, and the world as it is today this is a good reminder about the importance of staying sober during challenges in recovery.

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3 Mindfulness Techniques to Help You Live in the Present

Yesterday has passed, tomorrow has not arrived, we are living in today in the present moment. Practicing mindfulness helps you live in the present rather than dwelling on the past or stressing about the future. Focusing on the here and now … Continue reading

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Tips for Avoiding the Hate of Politics

Discussing politics is typically considered something to avoid, since these conversations can easily become heated. Whether you’re at work or with family or friends, you might find yourself having to deal with this topic. If you’ve ever found yourself in an … Continue reading

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Common Fears About Getting Sober

Making the decision to get sober is one of the best decisions you can make, but it can also be one of the hardest. Many people that are addicted to drugs and/or alcohol fear sobriety for a number of reasons. … Continue reading

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Sex Addiction Recovery Tips and Tricks

Sex addiction is an addiction that more and more people face today. There are many reasons for a sex addiction and there are different types of recovery journeys. Sex addicts tend to be misunderstood, and that can make it difficult … Continue reading

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When is the Best Time to Start Dating in Recovery?

Relationships can be challenging enough for anyone, but there may be some additional concerns if you are making the most out of sober living. The Alcoholics Anonymous Big Book really doesn’t say when you can start dating  Many treatment programs discourage their members … Continue reading

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