friends doing a ropes course enjoying fun sober activities

Sober Activities for Those in Recovery

Living Free of Substance Abuse Many adjusting to a new lifestyle in recovery wonder how they will ever have fun without drugs and alcohol. Addiction once wound itself so deeply into so many social situations. Now, enjoying life sober can seem like a foreign concept. It can be difficult to remember a time when going…

Man wonders to himself Am I an Alcoholic?

Am I An Alcoholic?

You’re wondering if you struggle with a drinking problem. When you compare yourself to your friends, you feel fine. But when you’re alone, you wonder, “Am I an alcoholic?” Here’s how you can find out. Am I an Alcoholic When I Hide What I Drink? Everyone knows the parent at the soccer game whose water…

a group of friends enjoying a sober new years

How to Manage a Sober New Year’s

‘Tis the season for celebrating and for some that will mean a sober New Year’s. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that the number of people that die in alcohol-related car crashes rises exponentially with each New Year’s celebration. During the holiday season, 40 percent of deadly crashes involve drunk drivers. In addition, AAA…