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Our mission is to offer a safe, non-triggering, recovery-focused resource for anyone who has struggled with addiction or has helped someone who struggled. We aim to provide articles that help bring awareness to addiction as a disease and honor the recovery process through insightful and motivating topics. Together, we can all work to inspire each other and bring thoughtfulness and truth to the recovery journey.
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Is it possible to cure drug addiction at home?

No doubt struggling with drug addiction is a frightening, frustrating, and a downright complicated ...

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Top 5 Reasons Drug Rehab Fails

Rehab for drug or alcohol abuse is often a very complicated process. For many, ...

Top 7 Tips for Holding an Intervention

Watching a loved one struggle with drug and/or alcohol addiction can be frightening and ...

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Shannon’s Story of Recovery

Pittsburgh, PA  |  Sober Date: May 20, 2017 I am from a small town ...

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Learning to Love Myself While Finding Recovery

Written by: Sara Sheppard My name is Sara Sheppard, and I’m an addict. Every ...

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UnshA(A)ckled

Written By: Tim C. | Sobriety Date 10.28.16 I was born in central New ...

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Started From The Bottom

My childhood was wonderful. Although my family had its struggles, it wasn’t nearly as ...

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6 Ways to Stay Sober on New Year’s Eve

You made it through the Christmas holiday unscathed. Now you have to combat one ...

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How to Socialize With Your Co-workers When You Don’t Drink

Browsing your work inbox one day, you come across the following message: Subject: Holiday ...

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How to build a sobriety toolbox

What is a Sobriety Toolbox? Anything we can use as a safe coping mechanism ...