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I grew up in fear of my father. He was extremely abusive to my Mother in every way and this spilled over onto me and my siblings as well. He was and still is alcoholic and emotionally stunted ...
I grew up in fear of my father. He was extremely abusive to my Mother in every way and this spilled over onto me and my siblings as well. He was and still is alcoholic and emotionally stunted ...
December 8, 2021
I was a functional alcoholic for over 25 years, and my addiction was dressed up in social acceptability. I loved to go to wineries, microbreweries, and local distilleries, but after 20 years...
I was a functional alcoholic for over 25 years, and my addiction was dressed up in social acceptability. I loved to go to wineries, microbreweries, and local distilleries, but after 20 years...
December 8, 2021
"I was born and raised in Medicine Hat, the middle daughter of 3. I grew up in an alcohol free home. I often heard stories of alcoholic relatives and was aware that alcoholism ...
"I was born and raised in Medicine Hat, the middle daughter of 3. I grew up in an alcohol free home. I often heard stories of alcoholic relatives and was aware that alcoholism ...
June 25, 2021
"I didn't come from a home that had drinking as a part of it. I had two loving parents and I grew up feeling loved, valued and cherished. In 2003, though, I had 3 major events happen...
"I didn't come from a home that had drinking as a part of it. I had two loving parents and I grew up feeling loved, valued and cherished. In 2003, though, I had 3 major events happen...
November 4, 2020
"Growing in up in a small town, my early life was ripe with family, athletic events, recreation, and church attendance. I had a father who worked hard and provided what we needed and a mother who...
"Growing in up in a small town, my early life was ripe with family, athletic events, recreation, and church attendance. I had a father who worked hard and provided what we needed and a mother who...
October 27, 2020
"Growing up my life was pretty normal. My parents were both drinkers and they were what you would call "functioning alcoholics".
"Growing up my life was pretty normal. My parents were both drinkers and they were what you would call "functioning alcoholics".
October 25, 2020
"I grew up in a great family environment. A loving, caring mom with patience of gold. A dad who loved me, played sports with me and taught me many things. They always made me feel safe. Growing up...
"I grew up in a great family environment. A loving, caring mom with patience of gold. A dad who loved me, played sports with me and taught me many things. They always made me feel safe. Growing up...
October 22, 2020
"I started drinking at the age of 12. I think I needed one at the age of 6. That is about how far back I can remember where I didn't feel like how other people looked. I felt I didn't fit in. I felt..
"I started drinking at the age of 12. I think I needed one at the age of 6. That is about how far back I can remember where I didn't feel like how other people looked. I felt I didn't fit in. I felt..
October 9, 2020

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