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"The journey of a thousand miles begins with the first step." - Lao Tzu

The first step in any endeavor is always the most difficult.

For some the fear of failure keeps us stuck where we are and trying to find the courage to begin often becomes paralyzing. 685 more words

Finding out I am powerless over Alcohol: My thoughts on Step One

To read the introduction to my 12 Step Series and to find links to all of my 12 Step posts in one place as they become available, … 1,740 more words

Adult Children Of Alcoholics

Step One/Pebble One/Almond One

My name is Brian H. Hushbeck, a believer in Jesus Christ. As I sit outside the Sunroom here at Gramercy Court, I look outside and wonder if I will ever be able to play four square again. 79 more words

Step One

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

My relationship with alcohol and how it ends.

Today’s topic is about my history with Alcohol consumption. This is another big problem I must overcome. I know that drinking alcohol is a big part of our society, but I am writing about alcohol abuse. 572 more words

Self Improvement

My journey to quitting smoking

Today, I want to talk about smoking cigarettes and how it has affected me. I didn’t start smoking when I was in high school or even in middle school, but when I was much younger. 386 more words

Self Improvement

Chicken or Beef?

What is best? and what food should be put to rest?

We can pretend what we eat is not important, we can ignore all facts and have our 5 minutes of greed on one meal. 387 more words