My Emotional Healing Journey Thus Far: What A Trip!

My Emotional Healing Journey Thus Far: What A Trip!

“Come Breakdown, break me wide open and do your thing. I can’t take one more day of this pitch black. Rip off the blinders. Cut the shadow’s cord. This sandpaper love has rubbed me raw. For God’s sake Breakdown! Come!”I’d had it. The pain had settled deeply and there...
Prayers & Affirmations for Someone Struggling With Addiction

Prayers & Affirmations for Someone Struggling With Addiction

Prayers & Affirmations for an Addict or Alcoholic It’s challenging when a loved one is struggling with the disease of addiction. You find out in a quick minute that essentially you’re powerless to change or fix them. You can, however, learn how to best...
Life With Someone Who Is Addicted: Lessons Learned

Life With Someone Who Is Addicted: Lessons Learned

Life With An Addict: Lessons Learned {Guest Post by Kristi C.}   No doubt if you’re living with a loved one who’s struggling with alcoholism or drug addiction, you’re weighed down with worry and stress, feeling lost. You feel you’re going crazy and that your...
When Your Partner Is An Alcoholic/Addict

When Your Partner Is An Alcoholic/Addict

When Your Partner Is An Alcoholic/Addict {Here’s an article I wrote for a recovery forum geared toward those struggling with a loved one who is an alcoholic or addict. Hope this helps you better navigate this tricky road…} If you are in a relationship with...
The Myth of Normal & Why I’m Not

The Myth of Normal & Why I’m Not

The Myth of Normal & Why I’m Not     I recently watched a talk by Dr. Gabor Mate, physician and addictions expert, about what he calls, “The myth of normal”, a concept that divides people into normal and abnormal based on pathological traits. What...