Tag: Health

She is an Addict

She is 5’3”, 145 pounds, dressed in business casual, and has curly hair. She drives to work in her black mini van, lucky enough to have the opportunity to bring her kids to work with her. For the last… Read More

Have You Ever…?

Have you ever had that moment when you just had an instant connection to someone? I have. I had that moment today. I spent a couple of hours with four other amazing women at a Sober Mommies group…. Read More

I Just Want Relief!!

I quit smoking over twelve years ago.  I was 29 years old and didn’t want to enter my 30’s as a smoker.  I went on “the patch”, read a ton of literature to prepare myself for the day,… Read More

When Life Gets Good In Recovery

Most of us realize pretty soon after getting sober that alcohol was never really the problem; that in fact, it was life that was the problem. Newly sober we are faced with the challenge of living life without… Read More

The Joy Is In The Journey?

When I was five years sober,  I hit an emotional bottom. I was still making terrible decisions and no longer had an intoxication defense to justify them. I found myself unable to look in the mirror sober, because I… Read More