Al-Anon“It takes one a long time to become young.” Pablo Picasso

Who knew I would find that quote in Courage to Change, a book from Al-Anon.  I have had this book for a long time and decided at the last minute to bring it with me on my job.  I come from an alcoholic family whose demise was much like most alcoholic families you know.  There are many different scenarios but, for the most part, the children of alcoholics have somewhat the same beliefs. Continue reading


SpeedI’ve always moved fast in my life.  I am very organized and make lists of what I need and where everything is so I can coordinate the fastest and most efficient way of doing my tasks.  I am use to juggling many balls in the air in my work and so it spills over into my personal life.  I used to pride myself on how much I could get done in any given day whether it be at work or at play. Continue reading