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After multiple relapses, she hit bottom once and for all

I grew up in the beautiful state of Colorado. My childhood was good and I was given an abundance of opportunities. I had goals, dreams and aspirations for my life and looked to the future with excitement. My dad was an engineer, my mom was a homemaker and I have one older brother. I was raised in the church and we went regularly.

I turned away from what I was taught and started directing my own life around the time that I discovered alcohol. Alcohol was not allowed in our house because of my parents' beliefs but more importantly because alcoholism runs throughout both sides of our... Login to read more
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