The road to sobriety and recovery is a commitment that you will have to choose every single day. This journey will be one of the hardest moments in your life, but also one of the most rewarding for yourself and your loved ones. You will need to make serious decisions about your lifestyle that will affect the company you keep and the places you visit. These choices will take a tremendous amount of courage and strength.
As you travel the road to recovery, you will notice the gifts that life has given you. You are healing yourself, you are healing your loved ones, and you are showing others that there is so much more life to live. Your mind is able to think clearly, and you are able to grow and become the person you were destined to be.
Life is full of challenges and hardships that we must face. But you have already overcome one of your biggest challenges. You have endured the pain, loneliness, and darkness. You have made it through to the other side and now your story can be an inspiration for others who are struggling. Your journey is proof that it is possible to live a happy, healthy, and sober life.
So be proud of yourself! You took the first step and made the commitment to sobriety. Whether you are just one day in, five years, or twenty, remember your reason why. Your loved ones are proud of you and are rooting for your success! Don’t give up!