Happy 3 Years of Sober Courage!

It was just super awesome to open WordPress this morning and see this lovely note! It  sure has been quite an amazing journey! I had started this blog in hopes that I would be able to come out of the shadows of anonymity and live recovery out loud. THAT WAS A SUPER SCARY IDEA! But one…

You Can Absolutely Stop Fighting the Booze

Believe me, I know firsthand, how hard it is to accept that you cannot drink safely, that your mind has warped itself around alcohol to a point of neurosis, and your body just cannot do a single day without it! I know! And yet, I spent many years doing everything in my power to prove…

Detroit Muscle by Jeff Vande Zande

An Oxycodone addict just out of rehab, Robby Cooper has debts to pay and a pregnant ex-girlfriend. As Robby struggles to jump-start his life on the crumbling streets of Detroit…

The SHAIR Podcast Featuring Sober Courage Recovery Story

I had an amazing pleasure to share my story on The SHAIR Podcast with Omar Pinto. O is a great host who knows the recovery process well, and has a great sense of humor – we definitely share some good laughs! This is certainly a more detailed story than I share HERE on the blog, and it…

One Tribe – SC Podcast EP_11

On this episode I am discussing some of the challenges that I face as a parent of a tween, as the mean outbursts and crying spells have become almost an every day event! But these often difficult times have also turned into some huge learning experiences! I also include a short “not a commentary,” commentary…