Here are a few of mine and would enjoy hearing from you as well.
I'm very grateful for my good health, six months sobriety and the opportunity it has given for me to heal old wounds and reconnect with my true nature and passions. I want to be thankful for my nutty family, and that's a work in progress. I'm grateful I haven't given up.
I'm also thankful for my AA support group and this forum at Daily Strength, where I can openly share my recovery challenges with those who know what I'm going through. You guys are incredible.
Enjoy the holiday!
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I don't know for sure when I joined this group, maybe a year ago, scared because I couldn''t stop with just one. My husband and I weren't living together. He was finishing graduate school in New York and I live in Arizona. He was the one who helped keep me sober and the fact was he didn't know I had a problem. It was my mom and dad who found out and after a few relapes I found myself in AA at...