Tag: Parent

Becoming A Sober Mommy

For the first two years of my son’s life, I was an alcoholic who didn’t drink, but still allowed the disease to run my life. It was a scary time. I never hurt my son physically, but I… Read More

Reflections Of Gratitude On 9.11

The other day, I cleaned the boys’ bathroom. It was disgusting. If you have sons, you know what I am talking about. Running to the toilet, barely making it types of messes. Dirt and grime around the sink,… Read More

No Seven Year Itch

Today, I celebrate 7 years of sobriety. Seven. Siete. Sedam. Seacht. Saba. Syv. Yedi. There was a time I couldn’t imagine life without alcohol. And I was right. I couldn’t imagine a life without alcohol, because a life… Read More

A While Back…

A while back, my mom gave me a little sandwich baggie filled with a stack of photos.  You know that stack: the one a proud father carries around in his wallet, the one that gets thicker with each… Read More

I Buried Addiction

Sadly, this post was removed due to constant and persistent bullying of a family member of the author. This family member would not stop sending both the author and sobermommies harassing emails etc. until she decided to take… Read More