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I woke up thinking about addiction this morning. It's something that always lays heavy on my heart, partially because there's addiction in my family, but also because so many are losing their life to this battle. It is a battle! I know there's a lot of judgment when it comes to this topic, and I also know that there's very little conversation taking place.

I read a lot of blogs and articles on addiction - from those in recovery,  families that are living with addiction, and from those that have lost loved ones due to addiction. It can no longer be a family secret - the silence needs to end.

 I came across a video from Rockers In Recovery that was made for Fighting the Silence. Great message - hope you'll take the time to watch.

Have a beautiful Monday!

Peace, Love, & Hugs!


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