Tag Archives: stress management

  • Learn from Your Mistakes
    Monday, April 15th, 2019

    Learn from Your Mistakes

    Those who don’t know history are doomed to repeat it. No person does life perfectly. Nor does anyone do recovery perfectly. All of us make mistakes, and we make...
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  • Overcoming Life’s Difficulties
    Tuesday, April 9th, 2019

    Overcoming Life’s Difficulties

    Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. If we can take life’s obstacles and say, “OK, it is what it is. Now how...
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  • Early Sobriety Can Be Uncomfortable
    Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

    Early Sobriety Can Be Uncomfortable

    Every flower must grow through dirt. Most sex addicts experience extreme emotional discomfort in early sobriety. And why would we not? After all, addictive sexuality has been our primary...
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  • The Onslaught of Feelings
    Saturday, February 23rd, 2019

    The Onslaught of Feelings

    Sobriety requires courage – courage to face the world without the emotional shield of addiction. As sex and porn addicts, we engage in our addiction not to have a...
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  • The Rollercoaster of Sexual Recovery
    Thursday, February 7th, 2019

    The Rollercoaster of Sexual Recovery

    The process of healing from addiction is both scary and exciting – filled with ups and downs. Many recovering sex and porn addicts find that in the early days...
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  • Sharpening the Saw
    Friday, January 25th, 2019

    Sharpening the Saw

    Self-care is vital for recovery. It’s a rare addict who starts the recovery process while practicing a healthy, well-rounded program of self-care. Yet listening to our bodies, engaging in...
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  • Recognizing the Virtue of Adversity
    Monday, January 21st, 2019

    Recognizing the Virtue of Adversity

    You must never limit your challenges. Instead, you must challenge your limits. Sometimes recovering addicts are happy just getting by. We’re sober for now, semi-comfortable, paying the bills, and...
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