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What You DO Have Control Over

This is the Serenity Prayer. It is uttered by MILLIONS of recovering addicts every single day in meetings all around the world. As a recovering addict myself, I’ve personally found the message contained within it to be a principle philosophy by which to live my life if I want to grow and enjoy freedom from […]

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What Doesn’t Kill You

In a recent study, sports psychologists researched several elite athletes who were afflicted with some type of adversity or serious injury. Initially, each athlete reported feeling isolated, emotionally unstable, and had doubts about their athletic ability. But afterward – after healing – those same athletes reported gaining a desire to help others through their adversities […]

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How to Change Your Life

Why do some people change while others don’t? Bill Phillips was the first person to become a great influence on my mind and personal philosophy. Bill is the author of Body-for-LIFE and one of the biggest names in the health and fitness industry. In an interview about his experience helping hundreds of thousands of people […]

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Overcoming Addiction

When we hear the word “addiction” we usually think of drugs, alcohol, and maybe nicotine. But in this day and age there are so many more things we can be addicted to that aren’t just limited to the usual substances. Addiction is almost synonymous with street drugs, prescription medication, and alcohol, even though we know […]

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[Podcast]”Life After Addiction”: Episode #1 – Interview with Gracie “V” (Gracie Vanasse)

I’m grateful to announce the debut episode of the Life After Addiction podcast which will feature articles pertaining to personal and spiritual growth through addiction recovery as well as interviews with people from all walks of life who have overcome addiction, turning it from a stumbling block into a stepping stone. This debut episode features […]

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What Are You Trying to Escape?

It’s been said that the fastest way to find the solution to a problem is to ask the right questions. In terms of personal growth and addiction recovery, asking questions (especially the right ones) forces us to face the issues holding us back in life head-on. It causes us to get up close and personal with […]

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