HAPPY AND HEALTHY
I am so happy that I completed this program. I feel happy, positive, and like myself again. When I go home, I am looking forward to living a drug-free life and finding success in my work. I look forward to gaining trust back from the people I need in my life and from the people I hurt when I was using.
When I was thirteen all I ever wanted to be was a touring musician and live my life on the road. I had the most supportive family I could ask for regarding me pursuing my dream. I come from a family of musicians, my father was the singer in a hair metal band and my mother sang in the choir for high school and college, so naturally, I was born to play music and I wanted to take it as far as I possibly could.
Life as an addict is accompanied by a lot of unhealthy habits, and any goals that do exist go through a revolving door saddled by addiction and the lifestyle that accompanies it. In this article, I’m going to focus on some simple things to focus on early on in recovery that will help create habits that are both healthy while also contributing to the ultimate goal of staying clean.