Category Archives: Addictive behaviors

Brush It Off

Brushing off addiction. I have a dirty little secret. Hidden deep within the passages of my brain. ¬†The monster is killing me….breaking me down. Something happened last week to cause the anger monster come out. Yelling and screaming. Being lied … 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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The Challenge Of Saying No To Social Media

I wish I would have saved the site but I didn’t. The Author wrote about being careful about what you put on social media. He brought up an interesting fact that what sites that people visited could be seen by … Continue reading

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Victim Mentality

How often has addiction caused a victim mentality? Those individuals living in addiction live a victim mentality each and every day. Recovery helps the addict break free from having a victim mentality. Addiction causes heartache while recovery brings healing. Stop … Continue reading

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Perseverance

It may feel that you are running a marathon in your recovery right now. Picture every step that you take will get you closer to the goal that you have set for yourself. You may stumble this year and you … Continue reading

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