Tag: Alternatives-to-AA

Don’t Label Me Alcoholic Because I Choose Not to Drink

Lots of folks these days, seem fired up about ending the stigma and/or shame of being in recovery, but I still see the labels of “alcoholic” and “addict” tossed about and used by some of the leading voices, and on progressive platforms. I know some things die hard but I’m all for retiring pathological and

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All About Refuge Recovery

I have been talking about going to a Refuge Recovery meeting for months and months. Maybe a year. Sometimes I do something just because I’m so sick of hearing myself TALK about doing it so I finally DID! I was all jazzed up after listening to an interview with the Refuge Recovery founder Noah Levine

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Hello Sunday Morning, Day One

March 6, 2015 I have no idea how to organize this blog thing but I really do need to become active in the sobriety blog community today so I’ll start with a basic post and figure out the details later. I’m here because about a month ago I decided that although I had not hit

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