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Growth Mindset

As a teacher, I am afforded the luxury of being home in the summer. This means I can sleep more, read more, clean more, relax more, parent more.   1,377 more words

Women And Sobriety

Day 26 of 99 Days to FASDay

From The Public Stigma of Birth Mothers of Children with FASD

by Patrick W. Corrigan, Juana Lorena Lara, Binoy Biren Shah, Kathleen T. Mitchell, Diana Simmes, and Kenneth L. 330 more words

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

I know I need to go into rehab....

As usual I don’t know where to start. How to describe this chaos that hard as I try not to, I get sucked into.

Once again I am on holiday cover at work. 1,224 more words


More Chaos

I think this is probably the longest period of time for a long time that I’ve actually not seen Faith.  I think I’m afraid to see him,  from what he’s telling me he must be thinner than ever. 553 more words


Rant coming up either move on, or forgive

Oh, I am so tired tonight.

Faith is sober, but of course now dealing with his not so sober times. He has been sent a letter saying he is in arrears with his rent. 306 more words


Birthday? What birthday? How very dare I?

I I had a bit of a meltdown last weekend.

I knew my birthday was looming,  the last few birthdays I’ve felt the loss of not having my daughter around on my birthday.   1,065 more words


Back in hospital

I knew as I had heard nothing for several days he must be back drinking heavily.

When he didn’t pick up my call twice I stopped calling. 386 more words