Then and Now Inside a Wife’s Perspective

What I looked like back then: I was angry. Really angry. I worked out tirelessly and aggressively to get out all my emotions. It was the only “healthy”

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Then and Now: Inside a Family’s Perspective

What it looked like back then is much different than now. Sometimes I have to stop myself in even the littlest of things, just to remind myself to

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Always Leave the Light On

I remember the first time I made sure to leave the light on. It was the night after our son got his driver’s license. I was like a

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Reality vs. Fantasyland

Having your children grow up is tough for any parent. All the moments you think will always be there, and then one day you wake up, and feel

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From Pain to Purpose: Positive Sobriety Podcast

Addiction is a painful experience for plenty of people - not just addicts.  Positive Sobriety Podcast with David Hampton and Nate LarkinParents, siblings, partners, and colleagues of addicts

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Surviving to Thriving

Twenty years later our dates now become first dates This may sound silly, but when he was diagnosed as an alcoholic years ago, I quietly thought to myself,

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Brave Girl

One of the hardest aspects of this disease is the lack of open communication and honesty needed for the families of the addicts or alcoholics. A lot of

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