2016 is a Wrap!

2016 is a Wrap!

Wow, at one point it felt like time wasn't going anywhere. I spent years of my life staring out the window, zoning out, pondering, immobile on the couch while waiting for some external forces to “make it happen”. At times it felt like tomorrow would never come and there were a few close calls that brought it all closer to reality than one would like. Fortunately, that's not the case today. Haha.. at times I have issues remembering a few days back since so much happens on a day to day basis. This…continue reading →
How Could YOU Benefit?

How Could YOU Benefit?

Question. Is your cup half FULL ? or is it half EMPTY ? What’s the difference? Is there a reason and/or advantage to your point of view? Take a moment to answer this question for yourself. How could this possibly change your day? your week? .. and beyond?   Your recovery starts with YOU. Don’t just answer it in your head and allow it to be fleeting thought #625 for the day, write it out. It’s now tangible. Take a LOOK at yourself and what YOU stand for. Ask your friends and your…continue reading →
THiS ReCoVeRY LiFE Turns ONE !

THiS ReCoVeRY LiFE Turns ONE !

A year ago, I set out to let you know that recovery is possible and that you are NOT alone. Even though more and more people speak out about their experiences with addiction and recovery, stigma continues rampant in our society. The same way that people feel it “normal” to drink a six pack at the Sunday BBQ, take the extra few pills for their pain, eat a pint of ice cream when they’re mad at their partner or rationalize acting out after someone else “did something” to them, it is up to…continue reading →