Are you a mother? What did you learn from your mother? How has recovery changed your way of being a mother, or your relationship with your mother?

Inspired by the US holiday, Mothers Day, Carrie and Spencer talk about mothers, their relationship with their mothers, and being a mother.

  • What was your mother like?
  • What was your relationship with her like?
    • Loving?
    • Complicated?
    • Difficult?
  • What did you learn from her?
    • About how to live?
    • About how to relate to others?
    • About being a parent?
  • Are you a mother now?
  • What did your mothering look like before coming into the program?
  • What has changed about how you are a mother since you came into recovery?
  • How do you incorporate what you have learned into your mothering?
  • How has your understanding of / relationship with your mother changed in recovery?
  • How do you relate to your mother now?

Upcoming topics include loss and grief. Please call us at 734-707-8795 or email with your questions or experience, strength and hope. Or just leave a comment right here.


Akilah mentioned a meditation app, Stop Breathe, Think.

Music from the show

The cast of Empire, featuring Jussie Smollet: Good Enough

Lunchmoney Lewis: Mama

Elizabeth Mitchell: You Are my Sunshine

Elizabeth Mitchell: You are my Sunshine


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