Sober Vacation Ideas
A well-deserved vacation is a great way to unwind and de-stress from everyday life. If you’re working through Recovery, some relaxation time is okay. Recharging and going somewhere beautiful, new or exciting is a great way to boost your motivation as you move forward on this difficult journey. Yet vacations present a lot of hazards […]Read More
How to Find Motivation at Work
No one feels motivated all the time, especially if their place of employment is a bit lackluster. Even those who love their jobs may find that there are days — or even weeks — when they fight to stay motivated. Without motivation, not only is it difficult to do your best work, but you may […]Read More
How to Be More Open-Minded
Recovery is a humbling journey. As you heal from Drug or Alcohol Addiction, you start to realize that you don’t have all the answers. This awareness is the first step to having a more open mind. Throughout your Recovery journey, you are bound to meet a variety of people from backgrounds far different than your […]Read More
What Is a High-Functioning Alcoholic?
Alcohol is an accepted part of our culture. From wine clubs to craft breweries to brunch with mimosas, everywhere you turn, there are tons of opportunities to drink without anyone blinking an eye or raising an eyebrow. Maybe that’s why it’s so easy for some alcoholics to hide in plain sight. High-functioning alcoholics are those […]Read More
What Is an Addictive Personality?
Addiction is far more common than we may think. Those with an addictive personality can start with inclinations for seemingly innocent things. From binge-watching TV to obsessive collecting to hours spent on social media, the issue doesn’t always start with drugs or alcohol. An addictive personality is when someone has a difficult time controlling their desire […]Read More