Blog & Podcast

Love, encouragment, understanding, and support.

Interview with Mary Hyatt

I am so glad that you joined us today because I have a very special guest for you. Her name is Mary Hyatt, and she is a personal life and business coach. Let’s just be real, there are a lot of personal life and business coaches out there. Some of them are good, and a…

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Episode 101: How To Find Compassion For Your Loved One Who Suffers From Addiction

Do you struggle to find compassion for your  loved one who drinks too much or suffers from addiction? Do you find yourself resentful towards them? For years, I would let my anger eat away at me from the inside out whenever my ex-husband chose drinking and drugs over me. I would get irritated at the…

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Episode 99: Tips From A Divorce Lawyer If You’re Leaving Or Staying With Your Partner Who Suffers From Addiction

Today I want to introduce you to a kick-butt divorce lawyer in Manhattan. Her name is Kara Bellew, and I adore her. Not only has she been practicing family law since 2005, she was named a rising star in family law by New York Super Lawyers in 2015 and 2016. She’s a seasoned litigator and…

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Episode 98: Stay Quiet Or Speak Up? How To Make The Right Choice When Dealing With Addiction

Keeping a quiet mouth. Can I tell you how impossible that feels to me at times? I have a reputation in my family as the one who isn’t afraid to speak up. To call BS when I see it. I used to feel so ashamed about being a loudmouth—or let me rephrase that—I was taught…

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Episode 97: Why We’re Changing The Name Of The Podcast

Notice something different? We’re changing the name of our podcast! Let’s get one thing straight. We, the women of this movement, love or have loved good men and women who are choosing to drink too much or use drugs. Although we may be angry and hurt, we are working our butts off at our own…

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Episode 96: The Secret To Loving Yourself

For those of you who have been following the blog or listening to The Wife of an Alcoholic Podcast, I used to practice yoga on a pretty regular basis. It was a kind and loving thing I did for myself. When I turned 40 I was tired of my exercise routine and I wanted something…

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Episode 95: The Most Empowering Daily Practice To Heal Ourselves

Grace. It’s my new favorite word. And grace is a powerful daily practice we can use to heal ourselves. This community attracts women who are very ambitious who want to learn exactly what to do when loving someone suffering from addiction. Women in our sisterhood say, “Give me the top five steps, and I’m going to…

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Episode 94: If You’re Thinking About Leaving

Are you scared of leaving the one you love? Have you thought about it, but the idea almost paralyzes you with fear, so you immediately stop thinking about it? There’s just no possible way that you will ever leave. What if you’re one of the members of our community who is in the middle of…

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