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Hobbies in Recovery

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Those of us that have made the decision to break free from using drugs and alcohol look forward to big changes in our lives, but what will that look like? That is one of the things that make most of us nervous about recovery. Thinking about bringing back or developing new hobbies is a great […]

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Activities in Recovery

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Addiction tends to focus and narrow the lives of those who suffer with it. As drugs and alcohol become more important to users, relationships and other activities that were once enjoyed drop away. One significant recovery task is to discover ways to stay occupied and enjoy life without the use of addictive substances. People in […]

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Friends in Recovery

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One of the biggest challenges for those of us in recovery is to make new friends. Since loneliness is such a dangerous emotion in early recovery, it is essential that we begin forming new friendships as soon as we possibly can. A good network of sober friends can not only take-away the loneliness, but they’ll […]