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 →
National Recovery Month: September 2016

National Recovery Month: September 2016

September is National Recovery Month. It is a time where ALL things Recovery are celebrated! The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery defines that “People are in Recovery when they say they are”. That is a wonderful thing since it has as many meanings as there are individuals. A person is in recovery after their cast is removed. A person is in recovery after their heart has been broken. A person is in recovery after they start a new job. A person is in recovery after they get stood up on a date. A…continue reading →