My Thought for the Day <!--091322-->

Good Morning Bright Eyes!…👀👸💝… What does Our Honesty look like today❓…🌞😩👼🤬🤦…Does it look like the Laughter in a child’s eyes? Or a Smile on an Elderly’s wrinkled face?  Maybe admitting to Ourselves or another, “I do not have the answers to these questions,” or “I don’t know,” and Accepting that we cannot fix everything for […]

A.A. Thought for the Day <!--091322-->

Tightly Bunched Bouquet Of Fall Flowers

“No one is too discredited, nor has sunk too low, to be welcomed cordially into A.A., if he or she means business. Social distinctions, petty rivalries and jealousies are laughed out of countenance. Being wrecked in the same vessel, being restored and united under one God, with hearts and minds attuned to the welfare of […]

Daily Reflections <!--091322-->

Butterfly On A Pink Flower

REPAIRING THE DAMAGE Good judgment, careful sense of timing, courage and prudence – these are the qualities we shall need when we take Step Nine. TWELVE STEPS AND TWELVE TRADITIONS, p. 83 To make amends can be viewed two ways: first, that of repairing damage, for if I have damaged my neighbor’s fence, I “make […]

Each day a new Beginning <!--091322-->

Pretty Purple Flowers

Nobody told me how hard and lonely change is.  —Joan Gilbertson— Pain, repeatedly experienced, indicates a need for self-assessment, an inventory of our behavior. Honest self-appraisal may well call for change, a change in attitude perhaps, a change in specific behavior in some instances, or maybe a change in direction. We get off the right […]

Promise of a new Day <!--091322-->

To live is not merely to breathe, it is to act; it is to make use of our organs, senses, faculties, of all those parts of ourselves which gives us the feeling of existence. —Jean-Jacques Rousseau— We are gifted with talents that need encouragement in order to blossom. Few of us fully appreciate our talents. […]

Keep it Simple <!--091322-->

People seldom improve when they have no model but themselves to copy. —Oliver Goldsmith— If we had to get well by ourselves, we’d be in trouble. We’ve already tried this route. We need to learn a new way to live, not the old way we already know. That’s why we have sponsors in Twelve Step […]