Recent Recovery Blog Posts

simple The Grand Canyon and Rainbows28 Jul 2014

Simple, But Not Easy…

  The instructions are simple.   For starters, recovery is not something that can be accomplished alone. This is a lesson I had to learn the hard way, which seems to be how I learn most lessons. Needless to say, my first attempt at getting clean and sober was a miserable failure. I blew a small fortune on treatment and left out of there with nothing more than a really expensive Big Book. I got

grandcanyon The Grand Canyon and Rainbows24 Jul 2014

The Grand Canyon and Rainbows

  Recently I visited the Grand Canyon with my family; it is beautiful. Water, wind, and time have created a natural artistic masterpiece.  As I nervously looked over the edge (i.e., fear of heights) at the Grand Canyon Visitors Center, I wondered what exactly it was that brought so many people from around the world to view this natural wonder. Is it the beautiful landscape? Is it the evidence of nature’s power? Or, is it