I Got Sober and Had NO Idea Who I Was

When I got sober, I had no idea how to process and understand my feelings. I had no clear defined goals. I could not identify my wants or needs. I had no voice. In active addiction I became… Read More

I Want to Start a Family and Get Pregnant at Six Months. Is it a Bad Idea? – Ask A Sober Mom

“I am 72 days sober, first time, no relapses, and I am feeling good. I want to start a family and get pregnant at 6 months. Is it a bad idea? I have a wonderful marriage and amazingly… Read More

Ask a Sober Mom: What Can I Do About My Drinking

I don’t know where to start on my journey to not drinking. I’m sad and depressed and feeling hopeless. It is a horrible feeling and my children are becoming more aware of my problem. What do I do?… Read More

10 Ways to Prepare for and Walk Through Cravings During the Holidays

I never know when my triggers will hit or when a craving will take over my day. It can be the sun shining or the rain pouring, it can be receiving good news or bad. For me, anything… Read More

Finding Balance in Recovery Isn’t Easy

Balance can be defined as “having the right amount – not too much or too little – of any quality, which leads to harmony.” This remained a foreign concept to me until I entered recovery. Black and white… Read More