Rehab: A Love Story

I have one rule for my sobriety. I don’t pick up, no matter what. I figure if I follow that rule, I’ll be alright. Everything else is a suggestion. There are many recommendations I observe — I pick… Read More

I Am in Recovery, and I Use Marijuana

I am in recovery, and I use marijuana. I want to place a “but” in between those two statements, because I feel like I should. I feel like I should use the word “but” because the box labeled… Read More

Ask a Sober Mom: Living a Double Life

Hi! I have been struggling with alcohol addiction for about for about 10 years. Until recently I didn’t realize it was addiction. I mean…I can’t be an alcoholic I have a wonderful family with a wonderful husband and… Read More

The Truth About Addiction

Addiction does not discriminate. No one can dispute this fact. Addiction is toxic. It seeps its way into everything, for those who are caught in its grip, and overflows into the lives of those around them. Addiction affects children. Every day… Read More

No Girl Wants To Be “That Girl”

No girl wants to be “that girl.” When I look back on the last 20 years of my life, as hazy as they are, it’s clear to me that all I wanted was for people to like me…. Read More