Cuffed? the Film

I just became aware of this group called  Little Birdie Films who have set up a Kickstarter fund to make a film called "Cuffed?", about beating addiction in America and need support, to fund it. I had a look at their...

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What is recovery

What is recovery? When are you recovered? Recovery means something different to many of us who have suffered from addiction or alcoholism. It often depends on if you are a 12 step group member, or if you have left, or...

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The Soberistas run

The Soberistas runIf you have looked at my site before you may have seen that I am a fan of the Soberistas site which is a community for people trying to live an alcohol free life. It is mainly...

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Watching relapse in friends

Watching relapse in friends One of the worst thing in recovery is watching a friend or somebody you know relapse. It sadly happens from time to time over the years.I gave up drink and drugs a few years ago and...

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Gabrielle Glaser in Reader’s Digest talking about alternatives to AA

Gabrielle Glaser in Reader's Digest talking about alternatives to AA Here is a good piece by Gabrielle about different methods of recovery and how they are suitable for women in particular who may be put off by the 12 step...

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