So this is a follow up post to The battle against addiction. I know addiction is not an easy topic to bring to the table. You can't actually go "Hey mom and dad, I'm addicted to cocaine, can you please pass the salt." It's not that simple. Maybe that's why it's such an issue, nobody … Continue reading Having conversations about addiction.
Addiction, addiction, addiction. Saying it out loud does not make it go away. I don't know why I did that. Addiction is the kryptonite to Superman, it's a weakness.That thing is a menace. It's trouble, it's the devil, it's nonsense and in all honesty it usually seems like the only way out. No matter how … Continue reading The battle against addiction
Sometimes we judge ourselves too harshly, we become too hard on ourselves and we forget that we are not perfect, we are just human. We tend to expect a lot from ourselves and when we don't meet our expectations we judge ourselves and see ourselves as failures. Sometimes we just need to breathe and acknowledge … Continue reading Stop beating yourself up, you are human