Lessons of Life You Gain from Fishing

Lessons of Life You Gain from Fishing

Nothing quite captures the essence of serenity like fishing.  Surrounded by the sound of water in cool shade while you anticipate a bite makes fishing one of the most peaceful experiences on earth.  Fishing is very meditative giving a person ample time to think about life.  Here are five lessons for life that fishing teaches. How to form a plan …Read More

Leave Shame Behind You

Leave Shame Behind You

Shame is a toxic emotion; it has only negative effects on us. Shame is defined as “a painful feeling of humiliation or distress caused by the consciousness of wrong or foolish behavior.” Sometimes, that “foolish” behavior is ours, and other times, it belongs to someone else. Either way, we feel a loss of respect or honor as a result. As …Read More

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Identify, not Compare

Not much good comes from comparing one thing to another. If you always compare your neighbor’s color of grass with yours, how will you ever truly appreciate your own shade of green? When we nitpick, we separate ourselves from others. Separation is the last thing anyone in recovery should do, because separation leads to isolation. You may not feel like …Read More

shutterstock_360192704Daily 12 Step Practices You Need for Recovery

Daily 12 Step Practices You Need for Recovery

Many reading this will be familiar with twelve-step programs and how each step is designed to aid in recovery.  Those who are unfamiliar with the twelve steps should familiarize themselves to get the most out of these practices. Support Team Contact You will need help to have a successful recovery.  Over time you may begin to feel you need less …Read More