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March 19, 2018
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Calm as we face the storm

Guest blog post this week* We all have personal storms we have to deal with, often daily. These storms, if we are not prepared, often strike […]
March 9, 2018
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50 wasn’t that bad!

So for today, my 51st Birthday, I remembered last year how I blogged about turning 50 and how it was really affecting me and it was […]
February 27, 2018
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Getting sober at my 2nd DUI, not my 1st!

As the 14th anniversary of my 2nd DUI is coming upon me next month, I thought I’d share my post on why it took 2 DUIs […]
February 12, 2018
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Just because you go to AA doesn’t mean you are sober

Just because you go to AA doesn’t mean you are sober.  I remember a former sponsor of mine told me that a few years ago, and […]
January 30, 2018
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Sober Living is Better

I was chatting with a friend recently about how blessed we are to be living a sober life and how we get to show up and […]
January 11, 2018
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The Role of Assistance Dogs in Recovering from Substance Abuse

This weeks post is a guest post written by Nat Smith, a Rover.com community member who reached out to me recently about an article he penned […]
January 5, 2018
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Accountability and Goals and 2018 and what all that means!

Happy 2018 and all that good stuff.  I’m super stoked this year for my goals and what I’m looking to achieve.  I have my word – […]
December 31, 2017
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For 2018; My Word of the Year !

This past week I was lucky enough to grab breakfast with my friend, Tammi Salas, http://www.tammisalas.com/and a newcomer she knew from her podcast – Sharon.  It […]
December 20, 2017
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Five ways to stay sober during the Holidays!

I was thinking this morning about how grateful I am that this isn’t my first sober Christmas.  This came to me last evening as I was […]
December 4, 2017
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Writer’s block

  I met someone from the Fellowship a couple nights ago and she was telling me how my blog really saved her when she was going […]
November 26, 2017
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Real change comes from the Heart

Guest post this week from Rose Lockinger; a sober blogger and advocate for all things recovery.   It is often said that the longest distance in […]
November 10, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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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 […]