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Amom

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09.10.2014

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30-12-2016 Sorry Va but you can't. The best shot you have is for everybody to make their boundaries both emotio…
29-12-2016 Hi kate bb I too am the mom of a compulsive gambling son (27 years old). I know now that you have fo…
23-12-2016 Wishing you a very Merry Christmas enjoying every special gamble free minute!! Enjoy!! Cathyx …
23-12-2016 Now that brought a smile to my face and a tear to my eye! Best wishes for the holidays!  Cathyx …
23-12-2016 You tell them what you are going to DO to make this time different. This doesn't include things like…
23-12-2016 Merry Christmas Tri and thank you for all the support you give to both sides of the forum! Cathyx …
17-12-2016 Hey Louis I think Recovery is more of a verb rather than a noun... a process rather than an end resu…
16-12-2016 :) :) :) Cathyx …
15-12-2016 I hope you get the sense of relief and hope for a better way of life that my son did from his first …
14-12-2016 Hi Sparkle Who is this person you married? He is the husband and father you all love AND he is a com…
14-12-2016 Third time's a charm... Happy 100 days! Cathyx …
11-12-2016 Morning Louis I had to laugh as though it's my son thats the CG I can very much relate to your Frida…
10-12-2016 Hi Dzovita Sorry both you and your partner find yourself in the world of addictive gambling. It suck…
07-12-2016 Wow!! What a great #. I hope you are giving yourself the credit you deserve:) Cathy …
04-12-2016 You haven't stolen yet...Addicts like to think they have lines that they would never cross but my ex…
04-12-2016 Congratulations on 600 hard earned, hard fought for days! Enjoy! Cathyx …
03-12-2016 Recovery without honesty does not exist.  …
29-11-2016 Great things come to those who work their a$$es off and never give up. Enjoy your 300 days! Cathyx …
27-11-2016 Hi Anon. Your husband won't stop gambling because a) he is a gambling addict and b) there is no reas…
27-11-2016 Nice to hear that things have improved in both yours and your son's world. Long may it continue:) Ca…
26-11-2016 You could be my son Dean. He too started at 18 and is also 27. I word of advice... this feeling you …
25-11-2016 Hi Tri Is all okay in your world? Cathyx …
23-11-2016 Wishing you a great gamble free day Tri :) Cathyx …
21-11-2016 Hi Anonon...sorry for your pain. Your OH is a compulsive gambler and unfortunately they lie. Not to …
20-11-2016 The energy and humour that you tackle your life and addiction with is infectious (in a very good way…
19-11-2016 Captain... my son (recovering CG of 9 years) was constantly saying to us "I will make you proud of m…
19-11-2016 My recovery from being a serial enabler of a compulsive gambler began when I ditched the willpower f…
13-11-2016 So sorry you are going thru this... you certainly have a lot on your plate. You can be there for sup…
12-11-2016   LMAO:). Keep pushing thru the darkness. Cathyx …
11-11-2016 Firstly, take a few breaths. You are in shock and we don't make our best decisions in this state. I …
11-11-2016 I'm glad things have settled down somewhat.  The one thing I have learned on this longggggg journey…
11-11-2016 I think sometimes the "glorious" days off can give us too much time  in our own head... which can i…
11-11-2016 How are you doing? …
11-11-2016 Thinking of you Sandra :) Cathyx …
05-11-2016 I am the mom of a compulsive gambler. There is no easy way out of this for either party... your brot…
29-10-2016 Louis your comments are bang on:) …
25-10-2016 This will without a doubt be one of the best moments of your mom's life. Have a great night tomorrow…
22-10-2016 It's not so much  toughening up Lily as it is accepting that you can not do anything to change or h…
19-10-2016 Hi Lily... I'm the mom of a gambling addict. Firstly this has NOTHING to do with your parenting... p…
18-10-2016 Here is my 2 cents... let him be. You are putting more time and energy into this than he is. My poin…
18-10-2016 My heart breaks for you. He is an addict and that bar just keeps getting lower and lower. I heard so…
17-10-2016 Firstly 5 months GF is a fabulous acheivement! To me looking in you are spiralling upward. A big par…
17-10-2016 Keep using every bit of support you can find Lesley ... it's too hard to do alone. Be kind to yourse…
08-10-2016 I am so sorry... I don't really have any words of wisdom:(. Know that I am walking arm in arm with y…
08-10-2016 Thinking of you Sandra... take good care of yourself. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AZv8S806y_Y Ca…
06-10-2016 Hi Nicole... I am the mom of a CG so a little bit different but same feelings of anger and hurt. I a…
04-10-2016 Oh Phoenix Im so sorry. It's hell on earth. Be kind to yourself. I know you can't get to Gam Anon so…
04-10-2016 Hi Sandra... Thanks for your post and support:)I reply mainly in the late evening as I am in Canada…
02-10-2016 Smart girl Sandra... know thyself!!  …
01-10-2016 Hi Phoenix... thinking of you and hope all is well in your world:) Cathyx …

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