Posts tagged sobriety
Why Balance Matters

Balance didn’t become a priority for me until I got sober. A few years into my sobriety, I went to a 12-step recovery retreat in Malibu. I remember the speaker shared about the importance of seeking balance. He explained that we can evaluate how balanced our life is by considering how we work, love, and play. That sounded simple enough. Yeah, right.

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Anything is Possible

I’ve been feeling nostalgic lately. Over Spring break our family went on a road trip to Southern California to visit various universities. I can’t believe it; my oldest child, John, is finishing his junior year and will be applying to college in the fall. How did this happen? How did we get here so fast? Well, it’s actually been an amazingly long adventure with lots twists and turns. You see John has autism. 

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