Tag: Sobriety

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

Drinking Was My Solution

When I first started attending a 12-step program, I remember people saying that in order to stay sober, I had to change the person I brought in. I was told the way to do that was taking the… Read More

My Recovery Baby Was Born Addicted

I suffered periods of opioid addiction for eight years. In the end, there were more bad times than good ones. At first I could stop cold turkey and reel myself in, but the last time I tried to… Read More

I Hate Myself Sober

Have you ever been in your head so much that you start hating yourself? Has every thought just reminded you how much you despise who you are? I can’t stand me. I am so stubborn, willful, hardheaded, and… Read More