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My Food Story

Some of you know I joined Overeater’s Anonymous in an attempt to get my eating and weight under control. I attend phone meetings for this group and was asked by my sponsor to tell my story on one of the meetings. 1,126 more words


I am not sure why people complain about potholes while driving all the time, for me it is the road of good intentions that is full of the nasty buggars. 793 more words


A Flower Simply Blossoms

My program has changed a lot over the years, and that change is something that I don’t discuss much.  Mainly because I receive such varying responses when I do share the truth about how my program has evolved over the years and no longer do I seek approval from fellow OA members regarding my program.  973 more words

Promise Of Recovery

Gratitude Lists – The Tool that helps me see the glass half full

I joined OA about 3 years ago. It’s been quite the journey so far. I’m slowly, imperfectly, and gradually transforming the way that I think and the way I react to life. 334 more words


A Sermon Walking -- December 5, 2010, Sermon

Today is the fifth anniversary of the death of my sister and brother-in-law, Marilyn and Alex Kaplan, in an automobile accident near their home in southeastern Pennsylvania. 2,228 more words

Personal Life

My Guts, My Fortress: an account of america's most non-glamorous eating disorder

With two of my parents, a grandparent, and some other family members “in recovery,” I sort of grew up In the Program, as it were. My father, having turned to AA to get his shit straight over two decades ago, hasn’t put a drop of booze down his gullet since my mother took me across state lines, leaving a stack of divorce papers in my stead. 1,263 more words


Size it right – 10 Tips for Portion Control

Source: Size it right – 10 Tips for Portion Control

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