15 Reasons To Get Sober Now

15 Reasons To Get Sober Now

If you have ever known sobriety, then it’s difficult to un-know it. If you have ever entered recovery and then gone back out to using drugs or alcohol – you know there is always a lingering reminder of what recovery was like. Drugs and alcohol are hard to quit. No...
Ten Affirmations To Get You Through Tough Times

Ten Affirmations To Get You Through Tough Times

There have been moments in my life when I was in deep, radiating pain and a quote or a song lyric or an affirmation would make its way into my world, and it would be exactly what I needed to hear. An affirmation is a positive statement that can help you overcome your...
Am I An Alcoholic?

Am I An Alcoholic?

A number of self-assessment tests are available online to determine if you are an alcoholic. When I was first seeking help for my own addiction, I used to google these “Am I an Alcoholic” tests, already knowing the answer. There is an old joke that says if you are...
The Myths I Believed About Recovery Prior to Getting Sober

The Myths I Believed About Recovery Prior to Getting Sober

Before I got sober, I couldn’t imagine what a life of recovery would look like. Not drinking seemed like a death sentence. I had grown up around alcohol my whole life. It was part of my world and it was part of the world of every other person I knew. When I turned 21,...