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One day at a time, live each moment, my favorite recovery tool. It makes me so much happier.
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10/15/16 7:28 P

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The new member of a group is understandably upset, distraught and perhaps even desperate. Just as ours did in the beginning, her trials seem too great for a human being to endure. She is not yet aware that she may be making it worse by complaining, weeping and trying to outwit the alcoholic. All these things we learn not to do after we’ve been in Al-Anon for a time. Her recital may even be distorted by hysteria—this is natural, too.

All this should warn us not to make sweeping judgment on anyone else’s problem or suggest making any decisions for her. We must help her become able to make them for herself.

Nothing Is Impossible with God.
Each Day Is A New Beginning.
When You Draw Close To God, God Will Draw Close To You.

Spark People Team Leader, GLITTERGIRL, from Team, "I Can't Do This On My Own", helped me reach my goal in 2012. I was able to maintain my weight for several months, but now I have to get serious again as much of my hard work I let go of, putting my focus on another issue. I will keep on, until I get back to my goal.


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If you don't worry and stress your self out about what could happen in the days ahead, about when the next crisis will come and what it might be, and work instead on making good use of the time you have, you will be better prepared for tomorrow and have time left over to relax and reflect on what you accomplished when the day is done. Also, a body and mind focused of doing something constructive feels less pain and stress.


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