Abstinent Recipes

Below are links to healthy, abstinent recipes to help you learn a new of cooking. 

Israeli Salad

Israeli Kabobs

Bean and Kale Soup

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Stories of Hope

Geoffrey
See how Geoffrey was able to gain control of his life and his overeating habits after attending COR Retreat. Watch the Video »

Yolanda
See how Yolanda lost over 150 pounds after attending COR Retreat and working the 12 steps.   Watch the Video »

Mary
See how Mary was able to gain control of her life, save her marriage and lose 175 pounds after attending COR Retreat and working the 12 steps with her sponsor. Watch the Video »

Kari
Hear how Kari achieved an 80 pound weight loss in one year by recovering from food addiction with the help of COR Retreat, changing her lifestyle and working the 12 steps with a sponsor.    Watch the Video »

Angel
See how Angel worked the 12 steps to overcome food addiction and see how she lost 70 pounds within 8 months of attending COR Retreat. Read More »

Bill
See how Bill created a more manageable life and lost over 100 pounds within six months of attending COR Retreat and working the 12 steps.   Read More »

Christine
Read how Christine found inner peace with food after attending COR Retreat, and has since lost 88 pounds in 11 months.   Read More »

Chris
Read how Chris has lost over 100 pounds since attending COR Retreat, and is now living a life he always wanted.   Read More »

Alissa
See how Alissa found abstinence through the 12 steps at COR Retreat, and lost nearly 50 pounds in 13 months following the program. Read More »

Alex
Read about how Alex overcame a cunning and baffling sugar addiction and compulsive eating problem after he attended COR Retreat in Minnesota.   Read More »

Mike
See how Mike found abstinence after attending COR Retreat, and achieved happiness in his life by working the 12 steps.    Read More »

Linda Lou
Learn about Linda Lou's struggles with physical ailments and how COR Retreat improved her health, weight and quality of life.   Watch the Video »

Kathi
See how Kathi has worked the 12 step program of recovery and lost 75 pounds since attending COR Retreat.    Read More »

Kari
Learn about Kari's rollercoaster ride on her journey of recovery from food addiction, and how COR Retreat has given her a fresh start.   Read More »

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