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Getting Around Tuit Might Cost You a Relapse

Like my Dad, I carry his Around Tuit, but I also carry my newest recovery medallion in my purse. One keeps me focused on my everyday life, and the other keeps me mindful of my recovery and the lessons I’ve learned.

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Happy: One of the Seven Dwarfs or a State of Mind?

I am not by nature a happy person. I’ve often said in a judgmental way that, “Happy is just one of the Seven Dwarfs.” But after he left our session, I decided to re-frame my perception. Rather than stating that I’m content and satisfied, I inserted happy about the circumstances in my life, happy about what I do for a living, happy with my relationships, and happy about my living environment.

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Recovery Warriors: The People Who Help Us

By: Marilyn L. Davis Recovery Warriors Stick Around   ____ “In my experience, people who don’t stick around during the hard times weren’t worth having around anyway.” ― Kimberly Belle, The Ones We Trust   I remember my dad talking about fair-weather friends; those who are with us when everything is going smoothly; we’ve got drugs, […]

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