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The Importance of a Sponsor in Recovery

One of the cornerstones of the Alcoholics Anonymous program is sponsorship. Sponsors act as a guiding influence for the newly sober and are a significant component of a recovery support system. The importance of a sponsor in recovery cannot be overstated and can be the difference between maintaining long-term sobriety and only having interludes of […]

Common Pitfalls of Early Sobriety

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Early sobriety is the time to set the foundation for sustained, active, and stable sobriety. Usually, the period of recovery between 90 days and one year is “early sobriety” or “early recovery.” Positive changes and a lot of support are the keys to making it to long-term sobriety. However, there are some common pitfalls of […]

Introducing Our Step 7 Inspired AA Coin

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My Recovery Store is proud to introduce our latest privately minted coin: The 7 & 7 Yearly AA Medallion. This coin is inspired by the colors of the United States flag and the 7th step of the AA recovery program. This step 7 inspired AA coin is a beautiful and unique gift for yourself or […]

Setting Healthy Boundaries During Recovery

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“Boundaries” is a buzzword we often hear in connection with relationships, therapy & mental health services, and addiction recovery. Learning what boundaries are, and how to create and maintain them, is critical to successful and long-term sobriety. Let us help you take some of the mystery out of defining and setting healthy boundaries during recovery. […]

5 Tips for Long Term Sobriety

If you have recently committed to living sober, you may be wondering about how to maintain long-term sobriety. While the path of recovery is different for every person, some truths apply to everyone taking this journey. Although we can’t cover every sobriety tip or piece of advice, we have compiled a handy list of 5 […]