Horizon Blog

Eight Tips for Maintaining Your Sobriety During the Holidays

December 13th, 2019

Being sober is a day by day choice. And let’s face it, some days are easier than others to stay the course of recovery. For those in recovery, the holiday season can consist of more difficult days than easy ones. After all, many work, social, and family parties include alcohol. And the holidays may bring […]

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Nine Tips for Sobriety in the First Days, Weeks, and Months

April 15th, 2019

When you have committed to sobriety, every hour is a milestone and an achievement. While your pledge to remain sober will require constant awareness, attention, and courage throughout your life, the first days, weeks, and months of sobriety are, for many, the most challenging and vital to success. To help you remain focused and confident, […]

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Five Trusted Tips for Long-Term Sobriety

April 3rd, 2019

Being sober is not a temporary state of being. It is a commitment, a lifestyle, and a choice. If you are battling an addiction to drugs or alcohol, then your plan to get sober should include a plan to stay sober long-term. The five proven long-term sobriety tips below can help you achieve your goal […]

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Summer in the City: Substance Free Activities in Buffalo

June 14th, 2017

There are many ways to enjoy summer without using or abusing drugs or alcohol. The days are brighter, the weather is warmer, and there is not an ounce of snow in sight. Summer has officially made it to WNY. Now that we all don’t need to spend our weekends bundled under blankets, what do we […]

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Embracing Sobriety – How to Enjoy the Summer Months (and Your Life) Without Drinking

July 13th, 2015

It’s summertime in Western New York, but the living isn’t easy if you’re trying to get or stay sober. So many summer events seem to involve alcohol—barbecues, bonfires, beach parties—and magazines and commercials are bombarding you with headlines and suggestions for fun summer drinks. It may seem like being sober in the sunny months is […]

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