Tag: Family

#AskaSoberMom: I’m Newly Sober and I Want to Start a Family and Get Pregnant. Is it a Bad Idea?

“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: To Bachelorette Party or Not? That is the question.

My younger sister is getting married this year. While I’m very happy about this- I’m finding it is presenting a challenge to me in my sobriety. I’m 6 months sober, working with a sponsor in a twelve-step program… Read More

Ask a Sober Mom: How Do I Win Back His Love?

    I’m a newly sober mom who’s struggling. My fiancé left me after 3 years of my emotional abuse and drinking. We have 2 kids, 10 and 3, and I’m looking for any advice on how to… Read More

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 Lost My Sister

In a perfect world, there would be no such thing as addiction. In a perfect world, it would be impossible to have an alcoholic sister. But, there is no perfect world.   My sister is an alcoholic. It… Read More