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Had to destroy myself to find myself.

Had to destroy myself to find myself.

After a decade of being a complete booze bag, and living a life that revolved around alcohol, my drinking was only getting worse. I knew if I didn’t make a drastic change the bottle would eventually kill me. 237 days ago I dumped all the booze and ...MORE
4 years  clean and sober

4 years clean and sober

Today I reach 4 years of sobriety. 4 years ago I was lost, I had ruined every relationship with family and friends. Life had no meaning. The thought of going to treatment was mind boggling but was the best decision I ever made. Life is amazing today! ...MORE
One Year of Sobriety Getting Close!

One Year of Sobriety Getting Close!

I loved being drunk, I loved the feeling it gave me, I thought anything was possible. The last years before I quit in June 2017, I drank almost every day, sometimes just a few glasses of wine, and sometimes more. Usually I just couldn't quit when I had alcohol ...MORE
1 yr sober!

1 yr sober!

Guess who celebrated 1 yr sober on 04/09/2018?! :) This is the girl who went to the hospital with a .581 BAC, who really had no idea who she was as a person, who really never wanted to die, but I just didn't want to live anymore.. Recovery ...MORE
once an addict always an addict

once an addict always an addict

I was drinking for 10 years and I came to the brink of death then I got help and I got an opportunity to go to center for drug abuse then my life changed completely and now I love my life Clean date 10/13/2015 --- Contributor: Sachin ...MORE
One year free!

One year free!

Hi guys, you shared my story at 6 months and I wanted to share that I’m celebrating a year free from heroin this month! Today I get to be present, celebrate holidays and enjoy the company of my loved ones without reaching for a substance to get me through ...MORE
One Year

One Year

Apr 26th 2018, I walked back through the doors of my treatment center to celebrate 1 year clean and sober. Tears filled my eyes when I saw my intake photo, because I don't relate to that person anymore. I can never forget where active addiction took me but I ...MORE
I Believe In Miracles

I Believe In Miracles

I believe in miracles because I am one. This obsession/relapse cycle is nothing new to me, and it first reared its head in college. I believed that being the "fun party girl" was the only way to be accepted and loved, even when it got me into loads of ...MORE
One day at a time!

One day at a time!

I was stuck in the life of partying, drugs and alcohol were my only true love. I developed chronic pancreatitis at 23 after only drinking 2 years, I also started to lose my vision and developed involuntary twitching due to my past life choices. I wasn’t being a good ...MORE
Your sober bartender.

Your sober bartender.

For most, drinking isn't their problem or solution. They can socialize and control their intake without having to do drugs to bounce themselves right up. They can recollect their night knowing they didn't hurt or cause any damage. They are the life of the party. For me, it was complete ...MORE
Sobriety Story

Sobriety Story

I'm a proud mama bear with over 2 1/2 years sobriety. Problem drinking is on the rise and this culture of wine o'clock memes is out of control. There's so much pressure in motherhood you'd think we'd promote healthier solutions than drinking life's stressors away. I'm on a mission ...MORE
From Dope Fiend to Hope Fiend

From Dope Fiend to Hope Fiend

I'll have 1 year clean from all drugs and alcohol on May 3rd, God willing. I was a heroin addict who didn't care about anything or anyone. I was given an ultimatum of jail or rehab. I chose rehab and it was the best decision of my life. I'm ...MORE
Sober Dreamer

Sober Dreamer

My Name is Renae and I am 2.5 years sober! I am the happiest Ive ever been. I made a choice to give up alcohol and drugs, after the negative impact on my life couldn't be ignored any longer. I couldn't hide the pain propelled by the need to ...MORE
2 year sober.

2 year sober.

April 7th is me celebrating two years of being sober. I'm so thankful to finally be free. Took me 10 + years to get here but I'm finally home. --- Contributor: Fredrik ...MORE
8 months alive!

8 months alive!

Hi there! I’m almost 8 months sober. Life has never been better. My alcohol abuse was very very bad and I’m lucky to have gotten out alive. My number 1 tip for success is to dump the shame and read the book This Naked Mind, it saved my life! ...MORE
4 years sober

4 years sober

First, let me start out by saying that I am not writing this for validation. I do not want any congratulations or motivation to keep on going. I have all of that within myself. I am writing this for you to share this on your page. I am making ...MORE
Lost Soul

Lost Soul

My name is Nadya, I have been sober since December 3, 2017, before that I had 6 months sober. But this time around it feels different. You see, for a long time I was what you would call a " lost soul". Drinking and partying was what I lived ...MORE
Sober since 2010! ☺

Sober since 2010! ☺

Sober from alcohol and drugs since 9/12/10, and I couldn't be happier. Chosing to travel on this road each and every day with no finish line just milestones. ☺❤ --- Contributor: Joanna ...MORE
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