End The Stigma of Addiction

As a society, will we ever be able to separate the words stigma and addiction?  Sadly, it seems as if that will never happen.  As the opioid epidemic spreads across our country and is affecting our nation's youth in mass numbers.  One would think more people would be willing to ... READ the POST

How To Explain Your Addiction To Your Child

The time will come for every parent.  The time when a parent has to have one of those "heart to heart" talks with their child.  Some talks are easier than others.  Even though they are all conversations parents dread having with their child.  These talks include such topics as explaining the ... READ the POST

A Mom’s Guide to Self-Care

When I worked outside the house, I got dressed for work. Every moment I was home, I was in sweats, a t-shirt, no make-up, and my hair in a messy bun.  When I first became a stay at home mom, it got worse. A lot worse.  I gave up on myself.  Having a newborn and caring for a toddler is exhausting. No ... READ the POST

7 Life Lessons Every Child Needs To Learn

As parents, we want our children to grow up to be the best that they can be.  To be everything that we are not, to have everything that we never had. Being a parent, relative, grandparent, or guardian of a child is a HUGE responsibility. As former addicts, we worry about our little ones.  We worry ... READ the POST