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  1. Unexpected Benefits of Being Sober

    Started by HeidiM, July 30, 2017 8:43 AM
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 13,717
    April 24, 2019, 7:48 AM Go to last post
  2. Exclamation From Addict to Atheist by Cody Earp

    Started by cearp12, December 12, 2018 9:19 PM
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 2,562
    April 22, 2019, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  3. 60 days and counting!

    Started by giorgia, April 17, 2019 2:04 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 205
    April 19, 2019, 5:41 PM Go to last post
  4. 1 year, 3 months and 8 days

    Started by Fused, March 12, 2019 8:27 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 424
    April 16, 2019, 10:49 AM Go to last post
  5. The Lone Capitalist Carries On

    Started by TheLoneCapitalist, March 31, 2019 10:45 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 407
    April 1, 2019, 1:01 PM Go to last post
  6. Talking Six months off marijuana

    Started by Arne, August 6, 2015 4:41 AM
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 13,829
    March 26, 2019, 8:52 AM Go to last post
  7. 30 day mark.....bittersweet

    Started by Dlennon120, November 5, 2017 1:06 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,164
    March 13, 2019, 5:42 PM Go to last post
  8. My Story

    Started by idavidi, November 14, 2018 2:40 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,706
    March 11, 2019, 5:16 PM Go to last post
  9. moving day

    Started by HarryBro, January 18, 2019 12:02 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 523
    March 11, 2019, 5:06 PM Go to last post
  10. Thumbs up Over 100 days sober!

    Started by Mike_sill, April 25, 2018 9:01 PM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 3,982
    March 11, 2019, 5:04 PM Go to last post
  11. Time to get back to a healthy body and mind

    Started by BeachFreak, December 27, 2018 7:54 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 620
    March 11, 2019, 5:00 PM Go to last post
  12. My One-Year Victory!!

    Started by AWalton789, October 16, 2014 8:41 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 16,578
    March 11, 2019, 4:56 PM Go to last post
  13. She believed she could so she did!

    Started by Peg1960, December 18, 2018 10:38 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 846
    March 11, 2019, 4:51 PM Go to last post
  14. Self Management

    Started by leo4068, March 27, 2016 10:17 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 8,950
    February 21, 2019, 11:53 AM Go to last post
  15. 1000 Days!I

    Started by Peg1960, September 12, 2016 10:56 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 6,849
    February 21, 2019, 11:48 AM Go to last post
  16. 3 years and 5 days alcohol free today

    Started by figs, December 30, 2018 12:01 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 589
    February 21, 2019, 11:37 AM Go to last post
  17. 7 Years and Counting

    Started by Valene, January 17, 2019 6:42 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,205
    February 21, 2019, 11:34 AM Go to last post
  18. Cigarette-free

    Started by Morti13, October 6, 2018 8:25 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,627
    February 21, 2019, 11:32 AM Go to last post
  19. My Good bye Letter

    Started by Peg1960, December 14, 2015 10:54 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 91,627
    February 14, 2019, 7:17 PM Go to last post
  20. Skipped the bottle of wine today

    Started by 1Free1, June 23, 2016 6:27 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 62
    • Views: 32,819
    January 12, 2019, 10:28 AM Go to last post
  21. Smile Was it my Aha moment?

    Started by Peg1960, March 21, 2016 9:18 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 6,813
    January 11, 2019, 10:03 AM Go to last post
  22. Extreme bad thoughts - Managing with SMART tools

    Started by Maerlande, January 27, 2016 9:09 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 8,104
    January 1, 2019, 8:59 PM Go to last post
  23. 364 days into getting SMART

    Started by LobsterTank, July 14, 2016 9:36 PM
    • Replies: 33
    • Views: 17,730
    January 1, 2019, 8:48 PM Go to last post
  24. So Close to the Cigar

    Started by trickie, February 5, 2017 11:57 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,038
    January 1, 2019, 8:44 PM Go to last post
  25. 6 months clean and serene

    Started by Rahale74, September 4, 2018 4:14 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,479
    January 1, 2019, 8:35 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 876
    January 1, 2019, 8:33 PM Go to last post
  26. Red face One Year Today NO DRINKEE

    Started by Frontierdave07, December 24, 2018 2:03 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 907
    December 31, 2018, 7:13 PM Go to last post
  27. Leaf has 4 years!...wait what?

    Started by leaf, December 15, 2016 8:29 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 49
    • Views: 13,539
    December 18, 2018, 5:18 PM Go to last post
  28. Sober Time

    Started by lynn50, June 30, 2018 12:30 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,788
    December 16, 2018, 2:07 PM Go to last post
  29. Well, I made it.

    Started by LunaCrist, September 25, 2016 2:55 PM
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 15,966
    December 16, 2018, 2:02 PM Go to last post
  30. Three years today

    Started by LunaCrist, September 23, 2018 3:53 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,929
    December 16, 2018, 1:49 PM Go to last post
  31. Smile Two Years Sober

    Started by Amelialinea, November 12, 2018 10:04 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 675
    December 15, 2018, 11:01 PM Go to last post
  32. 95 days sober - what finally worked for me

    Started by Wintercat, June 6, 2018 2:21 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 6,245
    December 15, 2018, 2:27 AM Go to last post
  33. One small step for me, one giant step for my recovery

    Started by mhkc, October 30, 2018 4:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 736
    October 31, 2018, 8:10 PM Go to last post
  34. Cool 5+ years - Thank you SMART

    Started by kale, December 16, 2017 6:46 PM
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 4,569
    October 29, 2018, 8:44 PM Go to last post
  35. 33 Years Today!

    Started by JvB, January 23, 2017 10:42 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 25,539
    September 3, 2018, 2:41 PM Go to last post
  36. 5 Years Clean

    Started by jwg54, June 26, 2016 11:38 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 6,238
    August 16, 2018, 2:51 AM Go to last post
  37. Talking 1096 Days Abstinent From My DOC

    Started by SleeplessInSeattle, April 6, 2018 3:38 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,403
    August 16, 2018, 2:49 AM Go to last post
  38. One Year sober today!!

    Started by JCBUSA, July 24, 2018 5:42 AM
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,838
    August 16, 2018, 2:47 AM Go to last post
  39. 5 Years

    Started by lynn50, August 10, 2018 4:02 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,497
    August 16, 2018, 2:45 AM Go to last post
  40. Two Years

    Started by Rich_T, August 2, 2018 3:11 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,165
    August 5, 2018, 2:18 PM Go to last post
  41. 5+ years sober

    Started by chark, April 17, 2018 7:56 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 3,578
    July 24, 2018, 10:06 PM Go to last post
  42. SMART Recovery Has Empowered My Sobriety

    Started by KPBond, July 9, 2018 2:01 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,340
    July 9, 2018, 9:24 PM Go to last post
  43. Celebrating year one

    Started by MylesPS, May 14, 2018 9:53 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,441
    July 8, 2018, 12:55 AM Go to last post
  44. 2nd Anniversary

    Started by RebornMe, May 15, 2018 11:56 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,490
    May 29, 2018, 2:29 AM Go to last post
  45. Two Years Sober

    Started by JoanofArc, May 9, 2018 11:14 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,285
    May 28, 2018, 2:44 AM Go to last post
  46. 1 year as an On Line SMART facilitator...

    Started by RebornMe, May 21, 2018 8:58 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,822
    May 23, 2018, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  47. "I'm a Champion for Choice! because......

    Started by momrox, November 7, 2016 9:52 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,773
    May 18, 2018, 10:00 PM Go to last post
  48. 3 Years Sober Today

    Started by jwg54, December 8, 2017 2:15 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,111
    April 22, 2018, 9:02 PM Go to last post
  49. Saturday Morning Inspiration

    Started by Just_Jim, March 1, 2014 10:31 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 14,062
    April 13, 2018, 3:50 AM Go to last post
  50. 6 months sober

    Started by mercarmya, March 12, 2018 12:14 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,508
    April 9, 2018, 4:41 AM Go to last post
  51. Wink Two Years Siober... Yes, YES!

    Started by SleeplessInSeattle, April 16, 2017 8:47 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 5,141
    April 8, 2018, 10:21 PM Go to last post
  52. Eight years sober with the help of SMART

    Started by NoTrumpAce, August 26, 2016 2:28 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 9,927
    April 3, 2018, 12:35 AM Go to last post
  53. Sober 1 Year on January 2, 2018

    Started by EliseC1, December 30, 2017 12:51 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,771
    April 3, 2018, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  54. Small but impactful victory on the way!

    Started by gudetama, March 30, 2018 1:36 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,071
    March 30, 2018, 1:36 PM Go to last post
  55. 15 months and feeling great!!

    Started by Mgolden995, March 3, 2018 8:21 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,430
    March 7, 2018, 12:43 PM Go to last post
  56. A sober life is a better life

    Started by NoTrumpAce, October 25, 2017 12:25 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 7,564
    January 31, 2018, 8:50 PM Go to last post
  57. 34 Years

    Started by JvB, January 23, 2018 7:39 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 8,087
    January 25, 2018, 11:46 AM Go to last post
  58. My Journey to SERENITY!

    Started by Supax, November 22, 2017 10:28 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,941
    January 14, 2018, 7:06 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,160
    January 8, 2018, 7:47 PM Go to last post
  59. Today I celebrate 4 Years!

    Started by Peg1960, December 18, 2017 10:38 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,916
    December 22, 2017, 2:31 AM Go to last post
  60. Smile 3 YEARS! Thank You

    Started by GHR, November 30, 2017 11:02 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,985
    December 14, 2017, 6:06 PM Go to last post
  61. First real test: passed!

    Started by BeingPresent, September 14, 2017 8:54 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 5,497
    November 6, 2017, 10:16 PM Go to last post
  62. 4 Years

    Started by lynn50, August 8, 2017 7:44 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 6,459
    October 26, 2017, 9:49 AM Go to last post
  63. Two Years getting SMART

    Started by LobsterTank, July 15, 2017 3:08 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 14,932
    October 4, 2017, 6:58 AM Go to last post
  64. Health: HOV. Heirarchy Of Values.

    Started by komoto, February 19, 2017 4:46 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 7,244
    September 26, 2017, 1:44 PM Go to last post
  65. Three years!!! Yes!!!

    Started by Peg1960, December 18, 2016 10:15 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 6,327
    September 26, 2017, 1:39 PM Go to last post
  66. Good Changes

    Started by seaves83, July 18, 2017 4:59 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,719
    July 18, 2017, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  67. small victory

    Started by empowered67, December 11, 2016 6:22 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,697
    July 8, 2017, 9:28 AM Go to last post
  68. New Year Gift

    Started by scubatiki, December 29, 2016 6:52 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,019
    July 8, 2017, 9:27 AM Go to last post
  69. 2 weeks

    Started by JAR526, February 21, 2017 11:18 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 5,658
    July 8, 2017, 9:22 AM Go to last post
  70. Thank You SMART Recovery -

    Started by JJWil18, March 19, 2017 7:53 AM
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 14,250
    July 8, 2017, 9:15 AM Go to last post
  71. thank you

    Started by jackroush16, July 7, 2017 3:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,651
    July 8, 2017, 9:14 AM Go to last post
  72. Still sober 1 year

    Started by jackroush16, June 17, 2017 4:12 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,622
    July 4, 2017, 10:30 PM Go to last post
  73. 15 Years

    Started by lynn50, June 30, 2017 10:40 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,383
    July 4, 2017, 10:28 PM Go to last post
  74. Congratulations

    Started by Im_Up_and_Down, July 4, 2017 3:13 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,399
    July 4, 2017, 3:13 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 8,045
    June 1, 2017, 12:19 AM Go to last post
  75. Thumbs up Improving the Peaceful Quality of Life

    Started by soberbmj6911, April 27, 2017 3:23 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,028
    May 9, 2017, 5:24 PM Go to last post
  76. Made It! One Year

    Started by n_g, November 27, 2015 7:07 PM
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 19,971
    April 22, 2017, 5:00 PM Go to last post
  77. Really Happy About These Successes...

    Started by Amelialinea, March 11, 2017 9:22 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,203
    April 7, 2017, 3:10 PM Go to last post
  78. Smile Success can be yours.

    Started by NickiMarie, January 26, 2017 10:44 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 4,668
    February 27, 2017, 8:48 AM Go to last post
  79. Lightbulb Changed my life!

    Started by jonpc, August 18, 2016 11:39 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 4,870
    January 25, 2017, 7:36 PM Go to last post
  80. Cool A word of thanks and encouragement.

    Started by QCGuy, January 1, 2017 3:51 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,543
    January 9, 2017, 7:48 PM Go to last post
  81. Even when my mother died

    Started by Gentoo, October 29, 2016 3:26 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 11,922
    December 14, 2016, 2:03 PM Go to last post
  82. Following My Change Plan at Six Months Sober!

    Started by JoanofArc, November 6, 2016 6:26 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,987
    November 6, 2016, 7:40 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,644
    October 17, 2016, 2:50 PM Go to last post
  83. THREE years!

    Started by melliemoo, July 8, 2016 9:56 AM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 13,485
    September 15, 2016, 9:07 AM Go to last post
  84. I was addicted to rage

    Started by Awely, August 18, 2016 9:27 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 6,112
    August 26, 2016, 5:36 PM Go to last post
  85. 6 Months Sober

    Started by MIMI79, May 27, 2016 6:52 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 15,688
    August 9, 2016, 10:54 PM Go to last post

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