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Just Having Fun
She had to face the fact that her drinking wasn't what it seemed to be
"A bittersweet relationship between a mother of three and a bottle of vodka" could be the title of my memoir. We all have a similar ending to our story: either a broken home, or broken heart or a broken bank – or all of the above.
I am Tina, an alcoholic and the mother of three amazing children. I am blessed with an unbelievable circle of family and couldn't ask for a more loving family.
After moving to Northern Virginia 12 years ago, I became a successful woman with a great career, beautiful home, and nice car. I was very involved in the community. I enjoyed my life and... Login to read more
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