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Kylie LeBlanc

What If?

“Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still” What if? Those two words have driven me absolutely bat shit crazy for quite some time. Today’s reading in The Language of Letting Go shed some light on this for me and I found it fitting to share my thoughts. As long as

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Kylie LeBlanc

Cutting Ties to Toxicity

This has been a week of enlightenment. Someone recently asked me my opinion about something I feel strong about. I’ve grown enough to know that my opinion may not be the same as everyone else but it doesn’t make my feelings invalid or less than. I am only in control of myself and my choices.

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Kylie LeBlanc

Resentment- a byproduct of loving an addict

When shit gets deep, put your boots on and walk through it. I went to an alanon meeting today. I’ve missed going the last few weeks. If you know me, you’ll notice I don’t care to be the center of attention. Public speaking isn’t my thing, but embarking on this new journey has forced me

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Kylie LeBlanc

Tough Love. Why is it so Hard?

Have you ever struggled with the phrase “tough love”? I sure have. When you love someone who struggles with addiction those two words get thrown around pretty loosely. I have an issue with these words at the moment. My struggles with loving an addict  are far from over. I have an immediate family member who

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Kylie LeBlanc

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