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Codependent Some More

Posted by Barbara Cofer Stoefen on August 18, 2014 at 4:19pm 0 Comments


My daughter, Annie, recently shared my manuscript with her good friend, Megan.  Megan is “her person,” that special woman with whom she shares most everything in life.  I first learned of the friendship when Annie chose to dress up like Megan one year for Halloween.  She donned a bobbed…


There is hope. Recovery says...

Posted by Lorelie Rozzano on August 9, 2014 at 12:59pm 1 Comment

Recovery says……

Stop what you’re doing, you’ve got it wrong.

With the drugs you’re using, you don’t have long

The time has come, ‘one day’ is here

To move away from the lifestyle, you’ve held so…


What is the difference between care-giving and care-taking?

Posted by Lorelie Rozzano on August 16, 2014 at 2:00pm 3 Comments

Care-giving is doing for others what they can't do for themselves. An example of this would be bathing and feeding your baby, or helping an elderly person cross the street.

Care-taking is doing for others what they can do for themselves. For…


Blind by Choice

Posted by Dave Cooke on August 16, 2014 at 7:00pm 0 Comments

“The more you trust your intuition, the more empowered you become, the stronger you become, and the happier you become.” ~ Gisele Bundchen

How many times have you looked at a situation, instinctively knew what was going on, convinced yourself that you were wrong, and took a different approach?

How many times did you realize that, in the end, your intuitions were correct?

Our intuition exists for…




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Supportive Resources

If you have questions about Rehabs, Detox, Recovery Houses, Sober Living in your area please share your questions, concerns and support here. Someone will get back to you with helpful resources as soon as humanly possible.

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Sounding Board

Need to Vent, Cry, or Need a Listening Ear? This is the place to do it. We are here for you to support you through your journey as an Addict's Mom.

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