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The Dangers of Step 13

Step 13 is when members of a recovery group enter into a sexual or romantic relationship, usually with one member being new, and the other more experienced. This has been a serious problem in some recovery groups. So, what are the dangers of step 13? Find out below. Human Nature Or Predatory? Some might argue […]

5 Tips for a Sober New Year’s Eve

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If you survived the family-centered holidays of Thanksgiving and Christmas, you might feel like you dodged a sobriety bullet. You have, in the sense of avoiding a drink during a time of stress and family dysfunction, but New Year’s Eve is just days away and is one of the biggest drinking days of the year. […]

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 […]

Sober Travel Tips

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You might be experiencing a case of “poor me” when you begin making your travel and vacation plans now that you’re sober. It’s true that alcohol features prominently during vacations and at many travel destinations, but it’s also true that there is a whole world of opportunities you might have been missing.  Because My Recovery […]