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One Year Sober😊

One Year Sober😊

Hi! My name is Brittany and I am celebrating one year of sobriety today! In my disease, I lost so much. I lost money, tore down relationships, and wasn’t there for the moments that I needed to be the most. But, finally, I got sick and tired of being ...MORE
9 Sober Months!

9 Sober Months!

When I let go of the idea that drugs, alcohol, food, and men were my problem and accepted that I was an addict; change happened. I've gained so much in the past 9 months, but mostly I've had the chance to being my discovery of who I really am when ...MORE
Mrs. Sober Rockstar

Mrs. Sober Rockstar

1/21/2011 was my sober date... 7 years and content with my new life! And NO relapse! Everyday single day I'm grateful. Thanx to my friends for supporting me all those years. To all recovering alcoholics out there : it's sooo worth it.. keep going! Serenity will hit you and ...MORE
500 Days Clean and Sober

500 Days Clean and Sober

My name is Becca. In two days I have 500 days clean and sober. I never thought I would last five minutes without Heroin or meth. AA and God helped save my life!!! I am no longer a hopeless Dope fiend but a Dopeless HOPEfiend. --- Contributor: Becca ...MORE
Second Attempt: Sobriety and Treatment

Second Attempt: Sobriety and Treatment

After YEARS of what I never thought was a problem, I was facing a heartbreaking divorce and on Father's Day of 2017 I made the decision to find sobriety. I made it 3 months before I found myself drunk, high, and attempting suicide. I struggled for a few months ...MORE
ALMOST ONE YEAR SOBER!

ALMOST ONE YEAR SOBER!

January 15th I’ll be year clean from herion! It was one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to go through but here I am a year later clean and sober. Without the love and support from family and friends I would have never made it this far! This ...MORE
2 Years Sober and Loving It

2 Years Sober and Loving It

The gratitude and love I feel today is unexplainable. Remembering where I was not so long ago, broken and hopeless, and seeing how far I have came in only 2 years is a miracle. It's not about the time you have but what you do with the time you ...MORE
80 Days Sober!

80 Days Sober!

In March of 2017, I witnessed the death of my best friend on a backpacking trip in Peru. I'd been abusing alcohol for six years, but in the months after her death, I spiraled out of control. My depression and grief were immense, debilitating, and overwhelming. Even after I ...MORE
6 Months Sober

6 Months Sober

Today I am 6 months Sober. I am so grateful that I finally had a “spiritual awakening” on July 5 2017 and realized booze and I don’t get along very well. I definitely do not miss the headaches/hangovers. I love that I have a clear mind and have better ...MORE
Nothing Changes if Nothing Changes

Nothing Changes if Nothing Changes

Once upon a time long ago I knew Sobriety. I had Eight Solid Years of it under my belt. About Four years ago I stumbled. I Continued stumbling down that Dark and Unforgiving Path until September 17th of this year. I told myself, Enough with the Excuses! The Time ...MORE
Clean, Sober Thoughts

Clean, Sober Thoughts

I just recently celebrated 5 years of clean living in October. I am beyond grateful to be going into 2018 still sober. I am an alcoholic that turned to other recreational drugs when alcohol wasn't enough. At times I woke up not knowing how I got home or where ...MORE
Alive and Sober

Alive and Sober

Today I am celebrating one year of sobriety. I was the typical high functioning alcoholic mom. I worked hard, maintained a full-time job, raised my children, volunteered and went to church. However I would end each day with 1-2 bottles of wine and a few lorazapams. I should be ...MORE
Sobriety date: 12/11/08

Sobriety date: 12/11/08

Sobriety date: 12/11/08. My substance use history = fun; exciting; thrill-seeking; enhancing; escaping; self-medicating; social problems; destructive/hurtful to others; family conflict; legal issues; car accidents; overdose; temporary-induced psychosis; pain; chaos; hijacked brain; enslavement; shame; broken; hell. My nine years of recovery = healing; amends; forgiveness; acceptance; challenging; liberation; passion; ...MORE
Sobriety is Tough, I am Tough!

Sobriety is Tough, I am Tough!

It's been one hell of a ride but by the Grace of God I'm sober while writing this. On 11-11-15 I started a new life in sobriety that I had been chasing for years. It took me a very long time to forgive myself for some things I had ...MORE
100 days sober!

100 days sober!

I’m celebrating 100 days sober today and feeling amazing! I’ve made some amazing people so far on this journey and am now hopeful of what the future will bring! --- Contributor: Nicola IG: @niconicolalaart ...MORE