Get Sober And Love Yourself….No One Else Is Better Than You

Get sober, go on, do it. It is hard as hell but you know what, you get yourself back. You get your self respect back, you don’t have to feel apologetic and guilty all the time, you don’t have to look at other people and think how together they are and how superior they are…

I Am A Mom And I Am An Alcoholic

You can never take your sobriety for granted as this one Mom so eloquently writes her powerful story about overcoming addiction, plunging headlong back into it after 10 years and having to relearn how to overcome it again. Source: Momlogic.com Recovering Alcoholic-Addict Mommy: There is so much on the blogosphere lately about moms and their wine intake….

Sobriety And Staying Alcohol Free Through Reading

Since I quit drinking alcohol and began living a sober life, I have done a lot of reading. I started this post thinking that I would share some of the interesting reads that I have come across this week. Then it struck me just how much of this past year I have devoted to reading…

Would You Like To Write For Recovery Princess?

I am looking for some writers to contribute to Recovery Princess. The type of writing should be inspirational and motivational and of course unique. I think that anyone contemplating sobriety or anyone who has had some success with sobriety after abusing alcohol for a prolonged period of time would fit nicely with Recovery Princess. Recovery…

Sober Life Is Good

Life really is good without alcohol. Life is good. I feel like I am waking up from a really long dream. It seems unreal that I actually lived that way for so long. It is a strange but liberating feeling. I am finally free from the crap of alcoholism. Sobriety will have its challenging days, I…

Sobriety Quote Of The Day

“Every time you don’t follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness” By Shakti Gawain

Former Drug and Alcohol Addicts Find New Fixations On Triathlons

Source; CNN by Madison Park When rehab and Alcoholics Anonymous meetings didn’t work for Eddie Freas, he sought another way to kick his 20-year drug and alcohol addiction. He swam 2.4 miles. He biked 112 miles. He ran 26.2 miles. The Pennsville, New Jersey, resident found relief in triathlons. “I feel better when I’m working out,”…

Sobriety Quote Of The Day

” Change your behaviors and your feelings will follow” Susanna McMahon – Author of ‘The Portable Therapist’  

Alcohol And Smoking Are Key Causes For Bowel Cancer

Another reason to quit drinking alcohol! Source; The George Institute A new global study has found that lifestyle risk factors such as alcohol consumption and cigarette smoking are important risk factors for bowel cancer. Researchers have shown that people who consume the largest quantities of alcohol (equivalent to > 7 drinks per week) have 60%…

Sobriety Quote Of The Day

“You can have anything you want, if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, if you hold that desire with singleness of purpose” Abraham Lincoln

Another Alcohol Recovery Success Story

This is a great alcohol Recovery Success Story titled ‘Back From The Bottle’. Very encouraging and inspiring. Source: (AbbyNews) By Vikki Hopes Roger Hoekstra gazed out the window on a dark snowy night, grabbed his beer from the table next to him and made the decision to leave his family. “Their life will get better…

Sobriety Quote Of The Day

Have the will to be successfully sober! “The difference between the successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will” Vince Lombardi

My Sobriety Journey – Reflections Of A Year Ago

After giving up drinking alcohol and approaching my first year of sobriety, I often wonder if it has been worth it and if I have really changed for the better. For the most part, sobriety has been a real eye opener and an amazing journey of self discovery. It has felt so good not to experience the…

Eminem and Elton John – Support In Addiction Recovery

Everyone in addiction recovery needs some kind of support. Luckily for Eminem he had the master of celebrity recovery to turn to for advice… Source; (Vibe.com) While battling his addiction to pills, Eminem turned to another celebrity who’d been down the same road—62-year-old singer-songwriter Sir Elton John. In an out-take from his first-person cover story…

Sobriety Quote Of The Day

“All the adversity I’ve had in my life has strengthened me. You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you” Walt Disney

Sobriety Quote Of The Day – Alcohol Recovery

Ever since I quit drinking alcohol, I have really enjoyed sobriety quotes and affirmations. I wouldn’t say that they change everything in your world but they sure can help to give you perspective, pick you up when you feel down or challenge you to try and live a little differently and for the better. I…