Don’t Let the Water Go Over Your Head

Addiction begins like you’re wading into the ocean before the storm. The sand feels nice and cool while the salty water laps at your feet. It seems peaceful and calm. As the winds pick up and the water starts to … Read More

Time-Management Skills that are Particularly Effective for Addiction

Managing time can be a key aspect of addiction recovery. If you manage your time well, you can make sure that there are no empty time periods where it may be tempting to fall into bad, addictive habits again. Moreover, … Read More

Photos of Fall That Will Make You Want to Be Outside

Falling in love with an outdoor hobby may be a great distraction from addiction. Plus, getting fresh air is an important part of being alive. Even though you can live day in and day out at home or at the … Read More

How Can I Become a Better Me?

We are born. We grow up. We go to school. We do the things we have to do, and over time, we tend to become better. It happens naturally as we make goals and strive to do things that will … Read More

What Not to Do If Your Loved One is Struggling with Addiction

Being human is hard, but addiction brings in a whole mess of things to make it harder for everyone involved. It can be difficult to know how to treat a loved one struggling with addiction. What’s important, though, is to … Read More

6 Photos That Will Inspire You to Love This Life

In life, there are moments. More correctly stated though, moments make up life. Some things just cannot be captured, but some things can. Here are six photos that will inspire you, or simply remind you of some reasons that we … Read More

5 Ways the Olympics are like Addiction Recovery

The Olympics just ended but we want to remind you that you can be strong like an Olympian. In many ways, addiction recovery is a lot like the Olympics. Olympics require strength. So does recovery. Both the Olympics and addiction … Read More

You Are Your Expectations

In some ways, life is all about expectations. You decide where you want to go, what you want to do, and what you want to be. You lay out what you expect and then you make decisions that lead you … Read More

How to Keep a Positive Attitude in Addiction Recovery

Let’s talk about Mondays. Monday is a hard day for a lot of people. It typically means that the weekend is over, work has started up again, and there is another full five days until the weekend. It can be … Read More

What are the Signs and Symptoms of Addiction?

Your loved one may be in danger. You do not know much about addiction, but you do know that someone in your life is behaving unusually. Perhaps your friend or family member is taking more risks, losing control, or simply … Read More