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Startin' doin' sth.

I’ve never really started doin’ sth and goin’ on with doin’ this. But with this “Blog”, I want to do it better.

I’m not sure what I’ll write about. 30 more words

Think It Through...

In AA and recovery we always talk about our “tools” and using these “tools” to maintain our sobriety.  Obviously everyone has different tools that work best for them, but I wanted to share one of my favorites: 244 more words

Project to support LGBTQ newcomers

A six-month project, launched in October 2014 by MOSAIC and funded by Citizenship and Immigration Services Canada, wants to explore the issues faced by Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transexual or Questioning immigrants. 97 more words



This is by far one of my fave parts in the Big Book!

Young and in Recovery

I found an awesome article on TheFix regarding the 6 Challenges and 6 Rewards of Being Young in Recovery.  It made my #1 sober regret pop back up in my head….I wish I had gotten sober earlier! 315 more words

On Being New

My top pieces of advise to new comers / employees in a new workplace:

A. Take on something new to the group, and

B. Volunteer to take notes at meetings… 216 more words