December 2013: Recipe for a sober holiday
Reprint from Grapevine, December 1971. Formerly titled "How to Have a Holiday."
How to stay away from the Yuletide sauce? A member whips up some ingredients that work
The holiday season always poses special problems for we who are avoiding the Yuletide sauce. If we are working our program one day at a time, each of these days should be considered the same as any other, I know. But as I make meetings in early December, the ominous question on many lips, especially newcomers’, is “How am I going to get through the holidays?”
My first Christmas sober was a tough one, and may be for others, too. So I’d like to pass on my favorite holiday recipe for a sober Christmas: Take a lot of meetings; mix generously with some finely grated Easy Does... Login to read more
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