Imagine my surprise when, with 60 days clean, I found out I was pregnant.
I found the online support and sisterhood refreshing and learned there was no right way to do recovery. It was time to build my own box and fill my toolkit with resources that worked for me.
The good news? The holidays are coming! The bad news? The holidays are coming! Holidays suck. Every year they suck the life out of me. I’m clean and sober, and others in my life are not. While they… Read More
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
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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