Recovery moms

This group is for us mothers who have struggled with addiction in one way or another and being/ becoming a parent in recovery. Just a place that hits a little closer to home. An extra place to share our struggles and ask for guidance.

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In need of help

I am a recovering addict. I have 20 months clean. I lost custody of my 11 year old daughter when I went to rehab. I had sole custody for 9 an a half years with little help from...

Started by Brandy on 07/20/2012 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 07/20/2012 by Brandy

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Hi im new here

My name is Cahlin and I am the mother of three beautiful children a step daughter who is 7 who just moved in with my husband and I cause her mom stinks (more on that later) a...

Started by Cahlin on 05/06/2012 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 05/06/2012 by Cahlin

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I moved back

I moved back "home" to get clean and I feel terrible guilt. While I was getting sober, I got a great job with good pay for what I do. I want to move closer to my boys, but I'm...

Started by Kassie on 04/04/2012 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 04/04/2012 by Kassie

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What to tell a 6yr old about our meetings?

My husband and I have both been sober a while - 17 yrs. our 6 (almost 7) year old asks about what our meetings are, why do we go, what do we talk about... those types of...

Started by Laura on 09/01/2011 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 12/30/2011 by Melissa

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Hi Ladies

Hi, Just thought I'd check to see if there was a group for moms in recovery and what do you know! I am surprised that there are only five of us on here so far. My sobriety...

Started by Lindsay on 12/27/2008 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 10/24/2010 by Marie

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AA Convention... Just went

Hey y'all, I just wanted to share something I heard at a meeting at a convention I just attended... This person was talking about the hopelessness he felt prior to becoming...

Started by Brandi on 09/15/2010 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 09/15/2010 by Amy

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I'm new

I got clean the day after i found out i was prego, few slips but I'm ok now

Started by Charlene on 08/08/2010 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 09/15/2010 by Brandi

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Hi!

My name is Kristin and I decided to start this site for an extra place to turn. I feel as though sometimes in the "rooms" I am not understood. I am a struggling recovering...

Started by Kristin on 11/20/2008 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 08/01/2010 by Amy

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Is my teenager in trouble?

Hi ladies. My daughter (almost 19) is starting to show some behaviors that are making me wonder if she isn't falling into the "family curse" of alcoholism. I'm really trying...

Started by Dawna on 03/06/2009 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 08/01/2010 by Amy

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New Mom with a year and 8 months clean

Hi I'm 24 and a brand new mom and im also a recovering addict. My daughter is 5 weeks old and for the past few weeks ive been struggling. I'm a Navy wife, so we are currently...

Started by Kelsey on 03/09/2010 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 08/01/2010 by Amy

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Staying Proud & Positive!!

I sometimes feel embarrassed to be a Mom in Recovery, I was wondering if any one had any hints on how to stay proud & positive in such a harsh world, where people judge you for...

Started by Regan on 03/09/2009 in Recovery Moms

Last update on 07/27/2010 by Amy