Pride and Mental Illness

As you may or may not know, June is dedicated to the LGBTQ community and it has been deemed Pride Month. Before you dismiss this post for what it sounds like on the surface, please be assured that this post is not about celebrating with the LGBTQ community; however,...
Anthony’s Run for Recovery

Anthony’s Run for Recovery

One thing that I have learned in the nearly three years since we lost Amber is that so many others who lost their loved ones are speaking out and trying to help others. They are not allowing the stigma to hide their love. They are trying to change the world in every...
Win A Signed Fender Squire Guitar #AddictChick

Win A Signed Fender Squire Guitar #AddictChick

This is the first time I have shared a contest, but I really think this is a good one to share and spread. Addict Chick, Amanda is person in recovery who is fighting to help others. There are so many wonderful advocates out there that are doing so much to help. To...
Battle Rebels Against Drugs

Battle Rebels Against Drugs

Sunday while at the UR Way Memorial I met so many amazing people, this is a common occurrence at many events. Many of the people in attendance have been where we are. We refer to this crisis as an addiction epidemic because that is really what it is. We are seeing...
Pittsburgh Won’t Forget U

Pittsburgh Won’t Forget U

Thank you Pittsburgh Won’t Forget U for hosting a wonderful event in memory of all of our loved ones. Sunday was a beautiful day and the scenic park of West End Overlook added to the atmosphere. Attending memorials are difficult, but one thing that I find about...