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The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #50: Maia Szalavitz

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The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #49: Hils Crisp

After years living a life and doing work that wasn't really her, Hils finally broke free of the shackles of mediocrity and changed everything about her life. She … [Read More...]

The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #48: Jesse Sandler

Welcome to Episode #48 of the Alcohol & Addiction Podcast and this week my guest is Jesse Sandler Jesse Sandler is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, who earned … [Read More...]

The Alcohol & Addiction Podcast Episode #47: Melissa Johnson

Welcome to Episode #47 of the Alcohol & Addiction Podcast and this week my guest is Melissa Johnson. Melissa is a dedicated member of the recovery community … [Read More...]

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This Naked Mind by Annie Grace, A Book Review

This Naked Mind: Control Alcohol: Find Freedom, Rediscover Happiness & Change Your Life: Volume 1 Click here to purchase Annie's audio program. … [Read More...]

Finding Ultra by Rich Roll, a Book Review

Rich Roll was a fat, middle-aged, overweight, alcoholic. Then he wasn't. He was a lean, middle-aged, endurance athlete who didn't drink alcohol. He is an … [Read More...]

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A Lick of Paint

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Suicide

I have just finished listening to The Suicide Paradox on Freakonomics Radio today. In 2009, there were 16,500 homicides in the US and 36,500 suicides. … [Read More...]

Hello

Ogmore Vale has a little over 3,000 residents. When you walk down the street, everyone says "hello." … [Read More...]

Am I Boring?

I read a blog post from Maya Kiusalaas this morning where she started out with the line: Am I Boring? Here is my take on that question flavoured with a little alcohol. … [Read More...]

Traffic Lights

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