Monthly Archives: December 2014

Out With The Old In With The New

Today is a time to reflect on the past year and look forward to the New Year. Let go of this year’s negative experiences and hold on to the positive ones. Challenge yourself to get out of your comfort zone. … Continue reading

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The Button Pusher

Where there is a button, there is a button pusher. Button pushers love to push buttons. Who or what pushes your buttons? There is absolutely no reason for an individual to push your buttons. There are certain types of individuals … Continue reading

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Putting The Pieces Back Together

Recovery reconstructs the broken pieces of our broken lives. There is a saying that goes……there is always someone in a worse situation. No matter what life hands the individual struggling to recover……There is a solution. Positive encouragement and support from … Continue reading

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Letter Writing For Recovery

When was the last time you sat down to write a letter or write in your recovery journal? I find myself making excuses. But now I have run out of excuses. Time seems to slip away from me. I find … Continue reading

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Unwrapping The Gift Of Recovery

There is a certain excitement in unwrapping a gift. The feeling of excitement and anticipation. There is no greater feeling that unwrapping the gift of recovery. Ripping out the wrapping paper of life and getting down to the real gift. … Continue reading

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Reviewing The Gifts Of Recovery

It is hard to believe how fast this year has gone by. This past year has been a roller coaster ride in my recovery. I still struggle with issues but for the most part I consider my recovery a work … Continue reading

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Grieving And The Holidays

The holidays can be difficult for those individuals who have lost loved ones. I join the ranks this year. It’s hard. I don’t feel like celebrating. Instead this year I have given to others in worst situations than I am … Continue reading

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