Addiction to Recovery: Nowhere to Somewhere

By marilynldavis

Our barriers are self-imposed for the most part. That’s both good and bad news. Good because it’s an attitude within us, and therefore, we can change it. However, that’s the downside, too as most of us don’t like to feel uncomfortable in our life choices

Choosing Sobriety

By marilynldavis

By: Deb Palmer     “We design our lives through the power of choices.”― Golden Flower ____ Choosing Our Fate Runs in the Family   When my children were little, I offered choices like clean your room or scrub toilets, get along or spend the day pulling weeds.  “You choose,” I’d say with a smile. Choices…

Stinkin’ Thinkin’ and the Negative Results

By marilynldavis

In meetings, we’ll hear people talk about Stinking Thinking and know they’re talking about the faulty logic or the negative thoughts. But what are some types of thinking that get us in trouble, cause us to view the world through a distorted lens, or just don’t make sense when we analyze them? 

Slogans: Catchphrase or Contribution?

By marilynldavis

By: Marilyn L. Davis   “If you have discovered a truth, tell it first to a parrot! Every new truth needs insistent repetition!” ~ Mehmet Murat Ildan   ____ Don’t You Know the Slogan?    The other night there was a new woman in the group I facilitated. When I asked her why she chose to…