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My Sponsor Overdosed, But Let’s Start From The Beginning

I entered into treatment in December 2015 – it was my mother’s birthday. I ...

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6 Ways to Stay Sober on New Year’s Eve

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Exercise – The Secret Weapon to Recovery

We recently came across an article written by our friends at Northstar Transitions that, ...

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

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How to build a sobriety toolbox

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Ways to enjoy a safe, sober Halloween

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What is SMART Recovery

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Staying Sober During Football Season

Are you ready for some (sober) football?! We are well into pre-season football and ...

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Avoid Relapse by Managing Cravings

Those who struggle with addiction know all too well the tug of cravings. They ...