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Each Day a New Beginning: Daily Meditations for Women

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These meditations, one for each day of the year, speak to the common experience, shared struggles, and unique strengths of a woman, especially those seeking support and spiritual growth in recovery.

Each day holds its promise, and life's journey begins anew. Find inspiration and guidance for dealing with the challenges and new experiences of recovery in the writings in Each
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Paperback, 400 pages
Published 1982 by Hazelden Publishing
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Lynda
Jun 03, 2009 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I was pretty sure I read this earlier than 1991, but I see from the list that there is a mix up in author names, so I went with the Hazelton entry. This was a book I read every morning for 2 years. I journalled from it. It was part of my journey toward emotional and spiritual wholeness.

The problem with sharing a partial list of what I have read over the years is that I want to go back and reread them and I will never have the time, but this book I pick up every once in a while just to remind mys
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Empath Warrior
May 18, 2014 rated it it was amazing
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This book is exceptional for inspiration and motivation. There is an inspirational piece for each day of the year. The author wrote this book from the perspective of a recovering addict, so there are many times where she will reference the path/program. However, even if you are not on the path to recovery, this book has so many pieces of motivational greatness. My book has underlined sentences and my own notes scribbled in the margins. I have bought a copy for my mom... it's just that good. I de ...more
Timothy Cameron
Sep 16, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Funny thing is, this book was gifted to me by a man in 1990 who didn't realize it was written for women. It took me a year before realizing it myself! I laughed out loud the day I realized it! I did notice it had a lot of mentions that I thought were bit tilted toward females, but I just went with the flow. This was one of the best books I ever read that helped me to see and deal with my issues in life in a way I understood. Maybe it fed my Feminine Side, I don't know. But I highly recommend thi ...more
Donnie McDow
Sep 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
i got clean & sober 11/19/89 and a friend gave me this book as a gift. i read it every morning when i get up with my 'one' cup of coffee and it's a good way to start the day and it has really helped me. i came here today because i was looking for a new one-mine is old and highlighted, written in, to the point where pages are falling out. it's recovery based and god based, i am a christian so i like that and when it says 'program'....i insert 'god'.......i used to do meetings but now i know-it's ...more
Vicky
May 03, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Nice daily reader.
Maggie Yancey
May 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Meditations for women in recovery, arranged by calendar date. Full of great quotes and nuggets of wisdom. Inspiring and beautiful!
Felicia Ann Grace
Aug 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This book is a meditation book for each day of the year. It’s uplifting and it was great to share it with my mom and read it aloud to her. Although it says it is for women I believe it is also for men too!
Bob Hobbit
Dec 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The greatest day at a time book I have read in thirty years
Ben
Mar 16, 2020 rated it really liked it
Gifted poor condition copy via LFL, 3/20.
Samantha
Jan 02, 2021 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Get what you need

Very insightful. I always get what a need, when I need it. I look forward to it each morning. Thank you.
April
Sep 02, 2008 rated it really liked it
Recommended to April by: Barb
Great morning meditation book. This seemed to have some interesting tailoring between all different types of twelve step recovery from alanon to over eating. It was always a very helpful take on the day.
Dorothy Beal
Feb 08, 2010 rated it really liked it
I have had this book for years! Sometimes I'm great about reading it - other times I forget. The meditations never get old and I continue to learn from this book. ...more
Sonya Wanvig
Aug 15, 2011 rated it it was amazing
One of my favorite daily meditation books. I also know the author; she goes to the same church as me!
Michelle Beese
Jul 22, 2009 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Full of wonderful thoughts and great meditations!
Covenant Presbyterian Springfield Ohio
Call Number: 248.893HA (WS)

Given by Colony III in memory of Rachel LEWIS BAILEY.

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One of my three daily meditation books - love it!
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Jessie
Jan 16, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: women, those in recovery from anything, those looking for encouragement
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I read this book every year, starting in 1986.
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I love this book and read a meditation every day. It is uplifting and helps me to get through the day.
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Karen Casey, Ph.D., has spoken on spirituality, relationships, and personal growth for more than twenty years. She is the author of twenty books devoted to the enhancement of one's personal and spiritual journey.

Her first book, Each Day a New Beginning: Daily Meditations for Women has sold more than three million copies. Casey is a popular public speaker on the spirituality conference circuit, an
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