Getting Things Done as a Busy Working Mom

10 Game-Changing Tips to Juggle Work and Home Like a Pro (Without Losing Your Sanity!)IntroductionBalancing the demands of work and home can feel like juggling flaming torches while riding a unicycle on a tightrope (did I mention there’s no safety net?). For...
Giving Yourself Grace

Giving Yourself Grace

   What exactly does this mean? When one typically thinks of grace, I think it can bring up two different mental images. One being a picture of a ballerina moving beautifully, elegantly, and flawlessly and as if they are lighter than air. The other is simply a...
Will I Be Trusted Again?

Will I Be Trusted Again?

Wow! Trust…always a hard topic among addicts and alcoholics, as well as, their loved ones. As addicts most of us have lied to others, avoided people we don’t want to face, broken promises, and have built shame around what we did in our active addictions. Lies build on...
Progress not Perfection

Progress not Perfection

We hear this so often in recovery. The thing is there are very few addicts that I have met that are not at the root, a perfectionist. We are so scared of failing that we won’t even take one step without the assurance it will be perfect. I have been sober for a few...
FEAR: what am I afraid of?

FEAR: what am I afraid of?

I think in general most people have had the following experience.  There seems to be that one thing or many things that you want to do or have but something holds you back. Does this sound familiar? Whether it is fear of failing, fear of disappointing, fear of...