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Benefits of Having a Sober Summer Vacation

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: June 7, 2021Updated: June 25, 2021Between the months of June and August every year, people around the country go on summer vacation. It’s a time to gather as a family, take a break from work, and, in many instances, enjoy delicious meals. However, one tradition…

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Staying Sober on Cinco de Mayo

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: May 5, 2021Updated: May 18, 2021For those in recovery, Cinco de Mayo can prove a challenge. This holiday celebrates a historic victory by the Mexican army over the French in 1862. Although Mexico eventually lost the war, people still observe May 5th with celebrations that…

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4 Steps to Boost Your Self-Worth

Added By Red Oak RecoveryRed Oak RecoveryMeet The Editorial TeamPublished: November 3, 2016Updated: June 19, 2018Now more than ever is the perfect time to hone in on your self-worth and that means making conscious decisions to respect yourself and to enjoy your new, sober life. Here’s how to get started:Step 1. Practice self-care. Your daily…