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serenity prayer without a fru-fru background (rare)

The serenity prayers goes with recovery like peanut butter goes with waffles and sliced apples (or jelly if you prefer). Not only is the serenity prayer fast and easy to memorize, but it can soothe the aches and pains of any and every situation. The serenity prayer can help with: Destructive pack rats Barking dogs Neighbors …

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Trading one addiction for another

Addiction is one insidious beast. It doesn’t just go away because you quit drinking. It instead has a tendency to simply grab onto something else to keep the addiction fuel line going. This all-too-common habit of swapping one addiction another is often referred to as switching seats on the Titanic. Perhaps you trade your drinking …

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High cost of drinking

One of the immediate joys of quitting drinking shows up in your wallet. You’re suddenly rich! Instead of handing over your weekly paycheck to the bartender to pay off last week’s bar tab, you can do much more exciting things with your money – like buy shoes. Check out an overview of how much drinking …