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8 Daily Relapse Prevention Tips

8 Daily Relapse Prevention Tips

Table of contents8 Addiction Relapse Prevention TipsHoliday Relapse Prevention Tips1. Treat it like any other day.2. Manage expectations.3. Stay in close contact with your sponsor.4. Plan carefully.5. Turn down invitations if necessary.6. Practice healthy stress...
Top Sober Holiday Events in Houston

Top Sober Holiday Events in Houston

There’s plenty of sober fun to be had this holiday season in Houston. If you’re looking for something fun, festive, and alcohol-free to do, here are 12 great activities for sober individuals and loved ones. A Christmas Carol – Ghost Story of Christmas November...
10 Festive, Fun and Alcohol-Free Holiday Events in Austin

10 Festive, Fun and Alcohol-Free Holiday Events in Austin

Finding fun, festive, and alcohol-free events during the holiday season isn’t always easy. However, this year, Austin is hosting several exciting holiday events and activities for residents who like to have a good time without all the booze. Here are ten of the top...
5 Tips to Make a Sober Thanksgiving Less Stressful

5 Tips to Make a Sober Thanksgiving Less Stressful

For many people, the weeks and days leading up to the fourth Thursday in November are filled with anticipation and excitement for all that Thanksgiving day will bring. From delicious food to wholesome family time, what’s not to love? However, Thanksgiving can also be...
5 Great Exercises to Curb Addiction Cravings

5 Great Exercises to Curb Addiction Cravings

Cravings for drugs and alcohol can be powerful motivators, even if you’ve been sober for weeks or months. Just like cravings for sugar or shopping, coping with urges to use drugs or alcohol takes intentional effort and time, but it can be done. Knowing how to deal...
How to Celebrate Halloween Sober: 7 Frightfully Fun Ideas

How to Celebrate Halloween Sober: 7 Frightfully Fun Ideas

Like many other holidays and celebratory occasions, Halloween can often be an excuse to overindulge in alcohol. If you’re living in a sober living home or this will be your first Halloween sober in years, it can be a challenging occasion. Fortunately, there are plenty...
How to Work Step 1 [of the Twelve Steps]

How to Work Step 1 [of the Twelve Steps]

Updated on August 10th, 2020 Getting sober isn’t easy because it’s difficult to admit that you have a problem, let alone that you’re powerless to alcohol or drugs. However, this is exactly what Step 1 of the 12-Step Program asks of us. What is Step 1 of the 12 Step...
Best Sober Activities for Fall Nights

Best Sober Activities for Fall Nights

It’s officially Fall even though it still feels like summer here in Texas! Welcoming this new season is a perfect opportunity to expand your hobbies, interests, and get creative with your leisure activities. While you were addicted, maybe all you did for fun was get...
How Do I Stay Sober on Bad Days?

How Do I Stay Sober on Bad Days?

When you’re addicted to drugs or alcohol, any type of day is a good reason to get high or drunk. Whether you’re feeling low and you want to feel better, or you’re on top of the world and you want an extra boost, using is a quick fix. On the other hand, when you’re...
Do You Ever Really Recover After Addiction?

Do You Ever Really Recover After Addiction?

Addiction is a complex disease and the idea of being “in recovery” or being “a recovered addict” is somewhat objective. Recovery is unique to every individual and if you’re wondering whether you’ll ever fully recover after addiction, you’re not alone. This is one of...
What Does It Mean to Live in Recovery?

What Does It Mean to Live in Recovery?

Table of contentsRecovery: It’s About More Than Just Staying Sober5 Key Elements of a Life in RecoveryLearning Independent Sobriety Upon the completion of detox and rehab, individuals gradually transition into a “life of recovery.” That phrase is thrown around a lot,...
How Long Does IOP Last?

How Long Does IOP Last?

One of the most common questions about an intensive outpatient program is, “How long does IOP last?” The duration of addiction treatment can be a barrier for some people and will also affect how much treatment costs so this is an important question! In this blog,...
9 Things to Drink Instead of Alcohol

9 Things to Drink Instead of Alcohol

Table of contents1. Tea (hot or cold)2. Fruit and herb-infused water3. Sparkling water4. Coffee (hot or iced)5. Club soda with flavored syrup6. Spiced apple cider7. Juice8. Soda water and herbs9. Water with fruity ice cubes If you’re living a sober life, chances are,...
Do You Hate Sobriety? Here are 5 Ways to Change That

Do You Hate Sobriety? Here are 5 Ways to Change That

Table of contents1. Challenge yourself to fully engage in treatment.2. Deal with personal issues.3. Consider what you’ve gained instead of what you’ve lost.4. Get social.5. Keep an open mind. Addiction recovery is full of roadblocks and challenges, but if you hate...
10 Most Sober Colleges in the U.S.

10 Most Sober Colleges in the U.S.

When you’re sober, choosing a college is about more than just its academic offerings. You also want to make sure it’s an environment that is conducive to your recovery. Unfortunately, college life is often characterized by heavy drinking and drug abuse. It’s a part of...
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