Love

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Can Your Relationship Survive If Your Partner Isn't Sober Too?

By Dominica Applegate

It's not impossible for two alcoholics to have a lasting relationship, but it typically alludes to mayhem, drama and dysfunctio... Continue Reading

7 Signs That You're in a Healthy Relationship

By Dominica Applegate

Wondering if your relationship is moving in the right direction? Here are 7 markers of a mutually fulfilling romantic life. Continue Reading

Why Sober Sex is the Best Sex

By Flower B

Sober sex is not only healthier, but it’s also more fun, exciting, passionate and meaningful. Continue Reading

5 Practical Ways to Say No to Dating

By Audrey Beim

Many rehab programs discourage dating during the first 12 months of sobriety. Here are 5 ways to help you refrain from entering... Continue Reading

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8 Celebrity Marriages Impacted By Addiction

By Audrey Beim

An addiction problem can put a strain on any kind of relationship. Only these couples had to endure their personal issues under... Continue Reading

9 Ways to Tell If You're a Codependent

By Dominica Applegate

Does your relationship seem to be more work than it's worth? Is there unnecessary drama or conflict? If so, chances are you are... Continue Reading

3 Tips For Getting Physically Intimate Without Booze

By Elizabeth Seward

It may be scary at first but embracing sex with no alcohol may make for your most intimate experience. Continue Reading

When Is It Time to Move on From a Relationship?

By Benhilda Chanetsa

People often remain in difficult relationships because they’re afraid of being alone. However, if you find that you and your pa... Continue Reading

6 Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day Single and Sober

By Dominica Applegate

You don't have to be in a relationship to make the most of love. Continue Reading

4 Reasons Not to Date Your First Year of Sobriety

By Flower B

Anyone who’s been through the ringer of drugs and alcohol should take time to nurture their recovery and put sobriety first. He... Continue Reading

3 Tips for a Healthy Relationship

During active addiction, we sometimes involve ourselves with people who don’t truly have our best interest in mind. These tips ... Continue Reading

Romance and Recovery: How Soon is Too Soon?

By Dominica Applegate

Getting back into the love game is a bit tricky during recovery. With so many things to balance—most importantly, your sobriety... Continue Reading

When Is Honesty Not the Best Policy?

Some things are best left unsaid. Continue Reading

Relationships in Early Recovery

Must all addicts in early recovery avoid new relationships? Not necessarily! Addiction counselor Kelly McClanahan explores the ... Continue Reading

Can Romance in Recovery Be Another Kind of Addiction?

By Kelly McClanahan

Is getting swept up in a new romance just swapping one addiction for another? Continue Reading