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Episode 103: 3 Mistakes Women Make When Their Loved One Gets Sober

Your loved one has decided to get sober. And you’re feeling relieved, hopeful, grateful, and worried about how long it’s going to last. I get it. The women in our amazing community completely understand exactly how you feel. So now that your loved one is making an effort to get sober and healthy, how can…

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Episode 93: Suffering From Anxiety and Depression? This Can Help.

Most of you know that I was married to a wonderful man. He was super talented, really good looking, and funny to the core. He was much smarter than I was. And he had so many gifts. I really struggled because I was madly in love with him and tried everything I could to help…

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Episode 92: You Need THIS in Your Life

I’ve been thinking about how important humor is when we’re in the midst of living life while loving someone who struggles with addiction. So I was thinking about some of the funniest women I know. One of those women is an author named Jen Hatmaker. She has her own podcast, too. I am in love…

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Episode 90: Is it Okay to Drink Around Your Alcoholic?

A while ago, I started practicing yoga. I found it incredibly therapeutic and very nurturing. It didn’t help me with weight loss, but it did help me take a much-needed timeout from the craziness of the day to center myself. And I loved the way my body felt strong and flexible. I was coming out…

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Episode 70: 4 Easy Tips For New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is a night of the year that painfully reminds us of the unique relationship of loving someone who drinks too much or has substance abuse issues. Here are four tips that will help make this holiday a little easier: Be kind and compassionate with yourself. Don’t worry if other people are judging…

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Episode 41: What Addiction Doesn’t Want You To Know

In this community, we give you a lot of tools to help you feel happiness and joy whether your partner gets sober or not. We don’t believe the common theory that says we’re powerless over this disease. There are many things we can do that will take our power of choice and confidence back from the…

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Episode 40: How To Stop Being Afraid of Change

My family and I are thinking of moving to Nashville. This really isn’t something we all want to do, but it’s a move that we are feeling called to do. There are a million reasons why moving to this beautiful town makes sense. We could go from five schools to two. We would have way more options…

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Episode 1: 1 Helpful Tip To Deal With Anger Plus a Free Video From Me

Do you feel upset and angry when he starts to drink or take drugs? I know some of you are nodding your head right now… Yeah, I get it.  If you’re a mother do you sometimes feel like your husband behaves like a child?  Getting him to take care of responsibilities can feel exhausting and…

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Episode 102: Uncovering The Truth About Enforcing Boundaries & Addiction

I want to share two very personal stories about enforcing boundaries. And if you’ve been a part of our community for some time, you know boundaries are a necessary skill for every single woman on this planet, whether she’s in love with someone who’s suffering from addiction or not. Once I was in love and…

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