More about blogging in Recovery.

It has been a couple of years since I launched the blog www.recoveringfromrecovery.com here. I had run a short lived forum on this domain some years before, but I chose to close it after problems with online trolling, by...

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What I found helpful in AA / Alcoholics Anonymous

My time in AA or Alcoholics Anonymous. I have been fairly critical of the 12 step "Alcoholics Anonymous or AA" approach in places on this site, to explain why I moved on from it, but have also given AA credit for being useful...

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Two good pieces from the British press about alcohol issues

New Scientist As usual at the start of a new year there are many looking to change their lives and make a fresh start, dumping those life style choices, that cause problems or harm and attempt to move on. The...

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Stopping Drinking At New Year

I hope you all had a good end to 2014 and saw in the new year safely. I had a quiet evening in and watched the amazing fireworks from the center of London through the window, I get a...

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Not everybody has a great Christmas in recovery.

I had a great Christmas and am continuing to enjoy the holiday period, as I have been allowed extra time away from work commitments, which I needed, to be honest. This was my eighth Christmas in a row, that was...

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Women drunk drivers

Women drunk drivers - a mention for the Soberistas site. Here is a link to a good piece about the rise of female drunk drivers in th UK, which seems to be on the rise. http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2014/nov/09/the-rise-of-women-drink-drivers it is from the quality UK...

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General Chat

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More blogging in Recovery.

More blogging in Recovery. I really do think that blogging, is becoming an important part of recovery for many people. At one time there was just a few 12 step forums, and a couple of small anti AA sites, but things have...

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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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More books from members of the soberistas site.

More books from members of the "soberistas'' site. I have written quite a few posts about good things that have come from the Soberistas website for those wishing to change their drinking habits. It is refreshing to see a site...

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