Wednesday, September 28, 2016
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Are You Holding Yourself Back From Personal Growth in Your Recovery?

Think back to when you were still using drugs or alcohol. At that time, weren't you just holding yourself back from making the decision to...

The Framework for Creative Living: Health, Networking, and Growth

If we are living the creative life in recovery, what does that look like? How can we set up our life so as to enhance...

Creative Recovery Tackles the Balance Between Self Acceptance and Growth

There is a balance between these 2 concepts in recovery that many will struggle with. On the one hand, we want to have that zen-like...

“When You Fall in Love with a System You Lose the...

Seth Godin was taking about business, but this quote applies equally well to recovery: "When you fall in love with a system, you lose the...

3 Important Areas of Personal Growth to Focus on in Your...

It can be difficult in early recovery to know what to focus on. Part of the problem is that many of the people who...

A Motivational Quote Applied to Addiction and Recovery

"Eventually, there comes a point in every life where you can no longer ignore the enormous and expanding gap between the life you could...

Building Momentum in Recovery – Knocking Down Your Goals One by...

How can we create momentum in recovery and achieve our goals? Recovery starts out with just one goal in mind: to stay clean and sober...

Recovery from Addiction is a Lifetime Process

What makes recovery a lifetime process? Photo by nattu The reason that recovery from addiction is a lifetime process is due to the nature of...

Recovery is Trading in an Old Set of Problems for a...

When we were still drinking and drugging, we had all sorts of problems: * Drunk driving. * Losing jobs. * Spending nights in jail. * Damaging relationships. And so...

How to Reinvent Yourself and Experience True Recovery from Drug Addiction

From an outsiders perspective, quitting drinking seems like a process of elimination. It's not. The struggling alcoholic is trying to attain a meaningful life in...