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Hello Happiness!

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I am a sober woman and I am happy! There was a time in the not too distant past when I believed those two words – sober and happy – were mutually exclusive.  How would I ever socialize without my beloved wine? How could I relax after work, without sipping my cocktail? In my pre-sober […]

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Organization Update – 3/15/19

Hello Competent Women! Here’s just a few of the things that we have done this week. Materials & Literature Management Team The team met this week and reviewed our first ever Personal Stories category post. Yes, we are expanding this blog and trying to incorporate more of your voices! Who better to inspire women to start […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/11/2019

“If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.” ~~Eleonora Duse “Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not […]

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Organization Update – 3/8/19

Hello Competent Women! Sorry, 4C women, I was out with the flu this week and most of my time since returning has been playing catch-up, but here are a couple tidbits for you: WFS Annual Weekend Conference 2019 Registration opened with a boom with 30 women registered in the first week! I saw some familiar […]

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New WFS Meeting – Arlington, VA

WFS is proud to announce the start of a new face-to-face meeting! Arlington, VA Thursdays at 7 pm Start Date: March 21rst Please email 1087@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 bring the […]

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Monday Thoughts 3/4/2019

“Our rewards in life will always be in the exact proportion to the amount of consideration we show toward others.” ~~Earl Nightingale “To feel the love of people whom we love is a fire that feeds our life.” ~~Pablo Neruda “A great relationship doesn’t happen because of the love you had in the beginning, but how well […]

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Organization Update – 3/1/2019

Hello Competent Women!   Conference Registration Launched Did you see our new 2019 Conference page? It has all the details you need about this year’s Annual Weekend Conference. Read about the beautiful DeSales campus, travel, lodging, and all the fun activities and workshops planned. Take advantage of the Early Bird Registration period and save $20 […]

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New WFS Meeting – Tucson, AZ

WFS is proud to announce the start of a new face-to-face meeting! Tucson, AZ Fridays – 6:30 pm Please email 1082@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 bring the New Life Program to […]

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Monday Thoughts 2/25/2019

“Be the person who breaks the cycle. If you were judged, choose understanding. If you were rejected, choose acceptance. If you were shamed, choose compassion. Be the person you needed when you were hurting, not the person who hurt you. Vow to be better than what broke you—to heal instead of becoming bitter so you […]

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Monday Thoughts 2/18/2019

“Be the reason someone believes in the goodness of people.” ~~Karen Salmansohn “What’s the greater risk? Letting go of what people think—or letting go of how I feel, what I believe, and who I am?” ~~Brene’ Brown “Carry out a random act of kindness, with no exception of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might […]

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