UNSTEADY – SC Podcast EP_12

1 month ago I had a moment of clarity, and made one of the biggest decisions of my life – I filed for a separation/divorce. It was an extremely difficult decision. I prayed every night for a sign from my Higher Power to let me know that this was the right choice for me and my family. And…

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…

Life Is a Highway – SC Podcast EP_10

Episode 10 (wow #10!!) of the Sober Courage Podcast was recorded on the beach at Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, while on vacation. In this wind & waves filled episode, I am sharing with you about my crazy, ego-filled, big-headed past escapades while drinking at the beach – wow! I am super glad that I don’t…

Beautiful Pain – SC Podcast EP_09

It’s great to be back! There are so many things that have happened in the past two weeks! First of all, I have an awesome update about my son and our struggles to help him with his ADHD. I also share a great little story about how I caught a huge, HUGE resentment against my…

Sober “Superheroes” – SC Podcast EP_08

On this episode I am sharing with you about the amazing support that I continue to find on the internet from perfect strangers who this time, help me find my voice (and my “balls,” LOL) to advocate for my son. I also discuss our difficult decision to start him on medication to help with his…

I Survived “Everything” – SC Podcast EP_07

Yes! I Survived Everything! On this episode I start out talking about making the living amends with my step-mom during the last months of her life, and how painful yet incredibly healing it was to go through that process. I also discuss our Mother’s day drama and using my favorite recovery tool to survive it,…