Tag: motherhood

Eight 12Step Slogans Useful to Any Recovery Path

Whether your recovery includes a 12step program, Smart Recovery, Harm Reduction, Moderation or another path, here are some helpful slogans to help anyone gain perspective when struggling! “Addiction doesn’t discriminate.” Society has stigmatize substance use disorder and painted… Read More

Guess What? I’m Still Faking It – Waiting to Make It.

She’s to be admired and respected. Her inspiring story, confidence, and surety. She’s financially secure, emotionally stable, and seemingly ready for anything. She is well read and well rounded, non-judgemental, and spilling over with wisdom. Always ready with a… 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

I’m in Recovery and I Can’t Use Marijuana

In case you’ve been living under a rock or just not paying attention, marijuana is now legal in California. Meaning, it’s only a matter of time before I see Pineapple Express blunts sold right next to the Marlboros… Read More

One Small Shift Can Make a Big Difference

“One small shift can make a big difference.” I was 37 years old when I gave birth to my youngest son. Unhappy and feeling trapped in an emotionally damaging relationship I had been in for only a year,… Read More