8 Ways to Beat Back Holiday Cravings and Stay Sober

Stay Strong and Sober, So You Can Focus On Friends, Family, and Fun The holidays can be a stressful time for anyone, but for those recovering from substance abuse or addiction it can be a real nightmare. You could be feeling pressured by the extreme stress of packed and hectic...

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5 Sure Ways to Nail Your First Year of Recovery

You’re Doing Something Huge—Make Sure You’re Prepared! Entering recovery is a huge change in the way you live your life. Everything from how you schedule your time, to who you hang out with, to what places you frequent, is different. And as with any major transition in your life, whether...

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Is Sober Living Right for Me?

Sober homes are growing in popularity and essential for today’s society. With the opioid epidemic taking the lives of thousands in the U.S. each day, it is important that we are aware of our options. Addiction and alcoholism currently grips 23.5 million people in the U.S. Unfortunately only 10% of...

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To Thine Own Self be True by The Other Side

To Thine Own Self be True

Sometimes all we need is to hear the story of another to feel inspired to keep moving forward. Here is an inspirational poem by a fellow addict and how she came to begin her journey of recovery. There comes a time in everyone’s life, when the curtain goes up and...

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The Ultimate Change in Recovery

Throughout our lives we have developed many habits, a mixture of good and not-so-good. Some of us have acquired more bad habits than we know what to do with. It’s not that we were bad people, we just made unhealthy choices that lead us into a downward spiral of unfortunate...

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