Tag: Support

Your Messy Guts Matter

“Nope. Not today. Maybe tomorrow. Maybe you’ll matter enough tomorrow.” A friend posted this on Facebook today, regarding something she’s going through — something she’s been going through, and it hit me hard. People commented, poured out love,… 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

Dear Alcohol…

When I got sober I went to detox, and then to an outpatient program. For over a year I attended an early recovery group meeting once a week along with therapy and a 12-step program. I was asked… Read More

Recovery Challenge ~ Julie

  Read Julie’s Story   Learn more about the Sober Mommies Recovery Challenge!!   Julie MaidaJulie Maida founded Sober Mommies in May of 2013 after a bout of postpartum depression made it impossible to keep up with her… Read More

Why Can’t You Just Listen??

Before the day I completely erased the word “should” from my vocabulary, there was Sarah. Sarah was a few years younger than me, and had been sober and clean for a couple of months. We met through a… Read More