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Why I Choose Hard

Everyone has her own reasons for choosing to be sober. Often the motivation is due to repercussions from a particularly devastating binge. Other times it is the culmination of a series of worsening issues affecting health, relationships, job, or all of the above. Once you are here, doing the work and making the lifestyle changes, […]

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Monday Thoughts 6/10/2019

“I love those connections that make this big old world feel like a little village.” ~~Gina Bellman “I am a part of all that I have met.” ~~Lord Tennyson “Sometimes, reaching out and taking someone’s hand is the beginning of a journey. At other times, it is allowing another to take yours.” ~~Vera Nazarian Statement #11 Enthusiasm is my […]

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Monday Thoughts 5/27/2019

Even though you may want to move forward in your life, you may have one foot on the brakes. In order to be free, we must learn how to let go. Release the hurt. Release the fear. Refuse to entertain your old pain. The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you […]

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New WFS Meeting – Laramie, WY

WFS is proud to announce the start of a new face-to-face meeting! Laramie, WY Mondays – 7:00 pm Start Date: July 1, 2019 Please email 1093@womenforsobriety.org with questions and to obtain the exact location of the meeting. Please join us in extending our gratitude to the volunteer Certified Moderator who has made the commitment to […]

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Organization Update – 5/24/19

Hello Happiness!

Hello Competent Women! Just a quick check-in to let you know that we are still here, working hard to bring the New Life Program to the world. Pretty much all our time here at the office is being spent on preparing for conference, which is only 2 weeks away! The tote bags and other supplies […]

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Monday Thoughts 5/20/2019

“You try something, it doesn’t work, and maybe people even criticize you. In a fixed mindset, you say, ‘I tried this, it’s over.’ In a growth mindset, you look for what you’ve learned.” ~~Carol S. Dweck “If you are outgrowing who’ve you been, you are right on schedule. Keep evolving. ~~Lalah Delia “Feeling at home with ourselves and being […]

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Trust the Universe

I often want to share about how wonderful sobriety is, but that can feel overwhelming because there are so many experiences I could discuss. I’ve decided to share about trusting the universe and what happens when you do. I stopped drinking on July 2, 2016. My first half year of sobriety was simply focused on […]

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Monday Thoughts 5/13/2019

“I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance.” ~~Pablo Casals “My mission in life is to be kind, compassionate, caring and loving in order to find and feel the deepest joy in life.” ~~Debasish Mridha “Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who […]

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Organization Update – 5/10/19

Hello Competent Women! It’s beginning to look a lot like Conference! Supplies, auction donations, and teddy bears are pouring in! One of our office volunteer took me to BJ’s, a local warehouse store, so we could stock up on drinks, plates, and napkins for our Thursday night pizza party and of course plenty of coffee, […]

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Monday Thoughts 5/6/2019

“Don’t ever save anything for a special occasion. Being alive is a special occasion.” ~~Author Unknown “The moment when you first wake up in the morning is the most wonderful of the twenty-four hours. No matter how weary of dreary you may feel, you possess the certainty that during the day that lies before you, absolutely […]

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