BLOG

November 10, 2017
image1

Ryan Hampton – Our public voice for recovery is making a difference!

I interviewed Ryan a few months ago and since he is everywhere right now being the public advocate for Addiction and the Opiod Crisis, I thought I’d […]
October 25, 2017
Kim cover poix

I’m Kim and I’m an alcoholic

Kim is a young sober woman who came to me recently and told me about a blog she started to talk about her journey into alcoholism […]
October 13, 2017
recovery image

5 things that have saved me from relapsing

I wanted to repost this from a year or so ago, because lately I’ve seen a lot of relapse and it really makes me sad; some […]
October 2, 2017
204860-Hello-October-Quote-With-Autumn-Trees

Oh, September….

Today’s post is from a good friend of mine, Pamela Davenport.  She is someone that I’ve been able to meet through  the amazing online sober blogger […]
September 22, 2017
happy-meal-half

Going through my shit and having a happy meal!

I was sitting with my sponsor recently talking about what I’m going through on a hour by hour basis and how I’m spending my time with […]
September 13, 2017
MY FAIR JUNKIE_cover art

Amy Dresner: The Interview

Amy Dresner has been a literary trailblazer in the recovery world for quite a while now, since her days of writing at The Fix, as well […]
September 11, 2017
do it sober

Why Have a Sober Lifestyle?

Today’s post is a guest post from my friends at addictions.com; this post spoke to me as having a sober lifestyle can be challenging from time […]
September 5, 2017
feel+all+the+feels

Feeling all the Feels

This week’s post is from one of my favorite sober blogger sisters and friend, Sasha Tozzi. Sasha is a  spiritual healer, life coach and an amazing […]
September 3, 2017
Quotefancy-2394429-3840x2160

Healing at our own pace

This is a post from a year or so ago; and I went back and read it today – it is so pertinent to where I […]
August 17, 2017
c004699dcc52966758a70ff4ad73d649

Going through it

Do you know what I’m talking about? I think you do.  The actual exercise of going through it – going through something hard.  For so many […]
August 9, 2017
020f33be-e2bf-47ab-aba8-69859bdf20ef---0-

Moving in Sobriety – AGAIN!

Since I got sober in 2004 I’ve moved 13 times.  Prior to getting sober I had moved over 20 times.  You’d think after you get sober, […]
July 21, 2017
download

How to Survive Opiate Withdrawal: Symptoms, Timeline, Recommendations

This week I am sharing a guest post from Bill Weiss, who is the creator and founder of a blog, http://unitingrecovery.com that sheds light on addiction from […]
June 29, 2017
amends

The Importance of Making Amends

Amends has been a cornerstone for me in my recovery and this week, I have a guest post from Luke Pool, a grateful member of the […]
June 25, 2017
marijuana-cancer-study1

The new legal drug; Marijuana.

I’ve never been into pot; it’s never been my drug of choice.  Of course I partook when it was around, but meh, not my style.  However, […]
June 16, 2017
wpid13384-HitherandThither-2

Non-alcoholic Beer & Wine; Friend or Foe?

I was back East last week and this subject came up again, with someone that is not in the program, and it reminded me how it […]