Tag: love

Dear Struggling Mama

I want you to know that I get you; that you are not alone. I want to encourage you to give yourself the chance to get through whatever you’re going through however you need to, and know that… Read More

Recovery Challenge – Ginny

To learn more about Ginny, please read her post “I Wasn’t A Good Mother.” Sober Mommies ContributorA Sober Mommies Contributor is most often a non-professional – in and out of recovery – with reality-based experience to share about motherhood &… Read More

There Are Such Things As Monsters

I wrote this letter, not actually intending to give to my daughter (she’s only four), but as a living promise to myself and to her to be the best mother I can be.  You said you were afraid of monsters;… Read More

I Didn’t Lose Anything

My name is Shanna. I have been sober since September 27th, 2012 and am relatively new to sobriety. I would love to tell you that recovery has given me back all that I “lost” throughout my drinking, but… Read More

I Didn’t Trust Women

Before beginning this process of recovery from addiction, my interactions with other women fell into one of two categories- I was either a vindictive bitch or a helpless clinger. The vindictive bitch part of me needed to feel… Read More