December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)    Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays”

“Recovery for the Holidays” Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma of chimney smoke […]
December 6, 2018

I have regained the trust that I lost so long ago. 

My name is Angie and I’m an alcoholic.  My story starts like many.  I grew up in a lower-class family.  I am the oldest of four […]
September 27, 2018

I Never…..

I Never….. …thought I would lose everything. …once considered alcoholism and drug addiction would happen to me. …wanted to be divorced. …imagined leaving my daughter behind. […]
February 5, 2016

The Suitcase

I unpacked my suitcase today. I placed my belongings in the dresser drawers in my room. The act of unpacking alone is not so remarkable but […]
January 22, 2016

A Relationship With God

  I was born into a wonderful Jewish family that had religion, but not a relationship with God. I drank and smoked pot. It was the […]
October 7, 2015

Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs

Listen to: Practicing the Principles in All Our Affairs Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 5:16 First  “What does it mean to practice?” (1) To do something […]
September 9, 2015

My Sober Life Since TWS

What was it like? My life before I came to TWS? I was locked in a bathroom for a week, I did not shower I did not […]