Category Archives: 12 step progam

HALT

Halt=Hungry Angry Lonely Tired. I learned this years ago in a twelve step program. This is a mini self inventory for me. Am I hungry for the wrong things? ¬†Right now yes. I am thinking that my anger is leading … Continue reading

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You’ll Find The Answer……

I went to a church event last night and left feeling offended by a very famous author. I asked him a question and he responded by saying ” Buy my book on deliverance.” Thanks but no thanks. It was almost … Continue reading

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Trying Not To Judge

Two weeks ago a signed up to go to another Celebrate Recovery meeting. A few days ago I received and email listing the date and location of the meeting. What I didn’t like was that I could see every individual’s … Continue reading

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A Sense Of Belonging

After the addiction, there comes a sense of wanting to be normal again. You will never be normal again. Recovery does that to you. Your life will change little by little. The sense of belonging turns into a longing for … Continue reading

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Restraining Negative Emotions

How you react to certain negative situations is totally up to you. You can either act or react. Lately I have been reacting to certain situations negatively. I know what is causing my behavior.. ¬†physical pain. It is not an … Continue reading

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Dealing With Unacceptable Behavior

Dealing with unacceptable behavior can be difficult. It has been a thorn in my side lately. Jabbing and taunting me. Bringing me to the edge of yelling in a fit of rage. I refuse to go backwards in my recovery. … Continue reading

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The Footwork Of Recovery

Doing the footwork in recovery is not an easy task to do. But the results are well worth it. Getting rid of addictive thoughts and behaviors is indeed one of the most hardest things to do. Individuals who are not … Continue reading

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