Recovery is Altering from Within

By marilynldavis

The concept of altering or modifying something is just another blessing of recovery. It’s the freedom of choice, something that was lacking in our addiction. This ability to choose allows us to change our old behaviors, attitudes, and actions and begin the process of inner healing through recovery.

Recovery Warriors: The People Who Help Us

By marilynldavis

By: Marilyn L. Davis   Fair-weather Friends Aren’t Warriors     “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, or…

Recovery: What Do I Do? I Don’t Understand!

By marilynldavis

It gets frustrating to keep asking for clarification sometimes; again because we think we are smart enough to understand it the first time. However, asking questions is better than making mistakes. The adage of measure twice, cut once comes to mind.