Keeping My Serenity… at note from Valerie Spurrier

Two years ago Keeping My Serenity was opened. I have been blessed by all the girls who have come through KMS & RML. Kristin’s legacy of helping others continues thru her passing. Thank you Tammy for caring and loving me and my girl. Through our tragedy, our kids have given others a second chance at life, recovery is a beautiful thing. Thank you for giving my grief some direction and giving my life a sense of purpose. From day one! … Read More

Beach Trip Surprise

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.

Our Houses take a vacation to the BEACH!

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

The Girls Support Just In Power Kids

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

Happy Anniversary to Sarah & Morgana

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

Dani is off to Los Angeles College of Music

Today, I witnessed Rob’s legacy… Dani, who is the house manger at one of the recovery houses, has been accepted to Los Angeles College of Music. I was blessed to be able to speak on her behalf, today in court. She had to stand in front of the judge and ask to be allowed to move out of state. Dani handled herself with such grace and confidence. I was more than honored to stand up for her and to tell … Read More

The Carroll County Times Visits Our Sober Homes

Thank you, Carroll County Times for coming out to Reclaiming My Life Sober Home today. Rising Above Addiction is honored to be given this opportunity to bring attention, awareness and education to the community on the epidemic of addiction, during the pandemic. The photographer came out and the reporter interviewed some of the girls on their experiences and struggles of staying sober during Covid. Thank you to my wonderful board members, Sarah, Morgana and Alyssa for sharing your experiences and … Read More

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