The One Thing You Need To Live A Balanced Life In Recovery

   Life gets out of balance pretty friggin’ quickly! I know it certainly has for me. These past six months have been a whirlwind of nonstop work while I try to squeeze in time for family and recovery.


That’s not how things are supposed to go!


Recovery should always be the most essential thing in your life because, if you’re not in sobriety, you risk the chance of losing it all: Your family, your friends, your job, and possibly even your life.

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6 Reasons Why Addiction Is Hard to Overcome

6 Reasons Why Addiction Is Hard to Overcome

Why is Addiction so hard to overcome?!? The list of reasons why it's so hard to get and stay sober is long ... VERY long. Addiction is a complex disease, which means the answer to this question will also be complex. 


This video blog post goes over 6 reasons why addiction is so hard to overcome.

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Warning: Believing Sobriety Will Fix Everything is a Mistake!

   I used to believe that sobriety would fix everything in my life. I thought that all my problems were because of my drinking and that if I just got sober my life would slowly but surely work itself out. It took years for me to realize that this simply wasn’t true.
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9 Tips to Lift Your Mood When Depression Takes Over

9 Tips to Lift Your Mood When Depression Takes Over

Depression is a familiar foe for me. 


As the days shorten and the nights get longer, my mood slowly but surely slips off into sadness with the familiar depression related symptoms of lack of energy, lower than normal self-esteem, a horrible case of the f*ck it’s, no drive or desire to do basic daily activities like showering or getting dressed, let alone pursue my goals. 

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Do You Need a Quick and Easy Homemade Gift for Christmas? I Got You Covered!

Do You Need a Quick and Easy Homemade Gift for Christmas? I Got You Covered!

You know I’m a sucker for a DIY, right?


I am also a sucker for handmade gifts, so I thought I’d share with you a quickeasyinexpensive DIY recipe that you can make up and give away as gifts for the upcoming Holidays.


What's better than a homemade gift for Christmas, am I right?! 
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