May 6, 2019

I haven’t had the courage to write my blogs lately while having to process a turn of events that has happened. The desire to write recently has been stronger than my fears. By facing them, I am recommitting to my writing for my health and well-being. To make a long sto...

June 13, 2018

In the 12 Steps the sixth steps states “We were entirely ready to have God remove all these defects of character.” Once I had become aware and of these behaviors and was willing to do the work to remove them. My experience has not been, “Okay, Brigitte; your wish is my...

May 22, 2018

One of the greatest joy in the world is sharing the message of recovery once you have discovered it. All you have to do is change your mind, and commit to living and growing. The 12 steps are a very practical way of spiritual living. You have been given a magical roadm...

March 31, 2018

Pain is an indicator that something is wrong within our spirit. When we feel like we don't fit in or that something is wrong with us, we are driven to drink, medicate or check out. The pain inside of us deepens as we reach for things outside of ourselves to numb that p...