Sylvia Blair and I were selling our book, “Reclaiming My Life, at the Sykesville Farmers Market this weekend!
Wow!! The girls came to our room this morning with this…♥️♥️♥️♥️ They actively love us three grieving mothers, who have lost our babies to this disease of addiction. They all thanked us over and over again for the wonderful trip. What they don’t realize is, it’s really us who are so incredibly thankful for what they all have done for us.
Incredible day with all of the girls from Reclaiming My Life and Keeping My Serenity. We even had a baby shower for Brielle, who is having a baby boy on September 8th. I am so proud of all of these women. They work hard all year, and they deserve this break from life. I love all of you! Rob sure has blessed me with so many wonderful gifts in all of you. Valerie, Connie, Maddy, Sarah and Morgana, you all … Read More
Being proud, honored and humbled would be an understatement…. All of the girls at the sober houses are donating $25.00 from one of their rents to a great cause! These ladies work hard every day to get their lives back. I am so proud of each and every one of them. Knowing that Rob plays a part in their beautiful journeys of recovery helps to save me every day. On behalf of myself, my beautiful board members and all of … Read More
Saturday is the Kristin Spurrier Memorial Softball Tournament. Keeping My Serenity is named after Kristin, using her initials. Last night, Reclaiming My Life and Keeping My Serenity had a practice after our house meeting. We put a team together for the tournament. We have a group of amazing women at the houses who continually work hard to be their best selves. I am so proud of each of them, and I am so honored to be able to provide these … Read More
Happy Anniversary to two of my dearest friends. Their love story, brought to you, by Rob 😂 Sarah… from Alabama, ends up in Annapolis, gets into trouble in Carroll County, hates Carroll County, is forced to live in Carroll County, ends up at Rob’s house. Morgana… needs sober living, applies to live at Rob’s house, gets bumped by Lindsay 🤣, Rising Above Addiction funds her to get into another house. Sarah and Morgana end up at the same dinner, and … Read More
I remember meeting this man for the first time. I was broken, and I was trying to find a way to make a difference and heal from losing Rob. It was obvious from the moment that I met him, he was a good person. Before long, I became a community partner with his office. Together, we were able to get people off of the streets and straight into detox. I remember Brian referring to Rising Above Addiction as, “detox on … Read More