affair recovery · Community

FREEDOM: The Story of the Bathtub Picture

The “Thread Family” is a group of people with a Facebook status that has been running strong since February 2013. There are over sixty-three thousand comments on the status update, and I don’t think there has even been one day when someone hasn’t commented. The people in the Thread Family are not genetically related to… Continue reading FREEDOM: The Story of the Bathtub Picture

affair recovery · Limerence

Honest Fear – The Love Addiction Trilogy, Part 2

I was sitting on my porch reading a Stephen King book when I had a scary thought. Ironically, the fear didn’t come from reading about an evil clown or an animal brought back to life in a Pet Cemetery. I was reading the author’s bestselling book, On Writing. This particular book is listed as one… Continue reading Honest Fear – The Love Addiction Trilogy, Part 2

affair recovery · Limerence

Honest Beginnings – The Love Addiction Trilogy, Part 1

Long before sin corrupted my life, a dysfunctional way of thinking had polluted my mind and my heart. In this 3 Part Blog Series I will attempt to explain what I have come to learn about Limerence, or “the love addiction”, and the way it corrupts the thinking of those it affects, and what I… Continue reading Honest Beginnings – The Love Addiction Trilogy, Part 1

affair recovery

Beauty in the Aftermath

It was ten days after the affair had ended. It was three days after my failure had been announced in a large public forum. I wandered into my husband’s study and sat down at his computer and created this Blog-site.  As you may imagine, my head was spinning, my pride was still running rampant and… Continue reading Beauty in the Aftermath

affair recovery · spiritual growth

When Comparison Met its Killer

Comparison dug its teeth into my heart. The irony of what I was experiencing was not lost on me, but it didn’t minimize the effect of the downward spiral of emotions I was feeling. A couple of weeks ago I was invited to speak at a women’s coffeehouse event at a church in Phoenix. The… Continue reading When Comparison Met its Killer