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Twelve Steps to a Better Holiday Season

  1. We admitted that the holiday season has a deeper meaning than devouring food.
  2. We came to believe that a power greater than ourselves could help us see and celebrate the true meaning of the season.
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NYC Dysfunctional Food Folks, Let's Do Lunch!

In Manhattan? Would you sit down with a total stranger to share a meal and discuss how challenging it can be to make healthy food choices? 48 more words

Intergroup Update - December

The monthly Sea to Sky Intergroup meeting was held on Saturday, November 26th. Here are a few highlights –

The December Newsletter is now available and contains news, information and upcoming events to watch for. 326 more words

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Writing Meditation

Each Tool of recovery has its own joys. There is the fellowship of meetings, the comforting security of a food plan, and the reassurance of a timely phone call. 409 more words

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Healthy Coping Skills: A Reminder

One the first blogs I wrote was about surrender twice . Surrender is integral to working the 12 steps of any anonymous program. Surrendering my ‘control’ over food is my surrender today and every day I live in recovery. 643 more words

The Sunlight of the Spirit

When I began to explore ideas of a Power greater than myself, I readily conceded that nature is majestic—I often found peace among the redwood trees or in the Pacific surf—but praying to nature didn’t work for me. 478 more words

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6 Months Abstinence & the Power of Service

I had my 6 month anniversary on November 4th.

It is quite surreal to me that I have been consistently binge free since May 4th. 385 more words