Are you a nervous wreck? Does it feel like your mind and spirit are constantly under the agitating attack of someone or something? It seems the more we try to “fix” ourselves in order to cope with these stressors, both sobriety and peace of mind still elude us. Of real happiness, we find none at all. Sound familiar? When we finally Trust God and Clean House in 12-Step recovery, we make profound discoveries of ourselves through self-examination, meditation, and prayer. Taken separately, these practices can bring much relief and benefit. But when they are logically related and interwoven, the result is an unshakable foundation for life. Helping others, in the spirit of anonymity, is the foundation stone of our recovery ever reminding us to place principles before personalities.