A Mother’s Road to Recovery

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A Mother's Road to Recovery Last night I had a dream that I was waiting tables in a restaurant when a large group of people came in that I definitely recognized. The large group of people included my children and their foster family. They obviously were not expecting to see me there at their family […]

Overcoming Co-Addiction

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9 Paths to Co-Addiction   Addiction isn’t just an addict problem. It is a disease that affects everyone involved. From friends, to family, to co-workers, active addiction disrupts and mangles the health and fluidity of every home and workplace activity that it interacts with. While addicts learn to distance themselves from the expendable people, places, […]

Self-Care 101

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Self Care 101 Self-Care is not selfish: It’s OKAY to take care of yourself first! In fact, it’s preferred.  Addiction is complicated, but recovery is simple, soulful, and satisfying. We have to take a serious look at our personal needs (physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually) and include a plan for ensuring that our personal needs get met, […]