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Amom

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09.10.2014

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16-08-2018 I am the mom of a compulsive gambling son. I know you feel if you just sort this out all will be fin…
07-08-2018 Agree with MGR... you have done more than enough to salvage this. Please have a read back over your …
07-08-2018 Happy to hear that you are learning self love and acceptance. That is a big step. You are right word…
03-08-2018 So lovely to read (((S)))! Cathyx …
30-07-2018 What a beautiful read! Cathyx …
28-07-2018 I am the mom of a compulsive gambling son. You have absolutely nothing to feel guilty about. He is n…
16-07-2018 You know that he is not in recovery. He is in addict mode, deflect, deflect, deflect. Anything to br…
15-07-2018 I am the mom of a compulsive gambler. He has been owned by this addiction for 11 years. Unfortunatel…
16-06-2018 Hi Concerned123. I am the mom of a compulsive gambling son. If you start a new topic of your own in …
11-06-2018 I know you are WandW and I am so sorry. I wish I could tell you that if you follow x,y, and z it wil…
11-06-2018 Not really:(. If you put his back up against the wall and force him to admit he will go into lying a…
03-06-2018 I don't want to hijack your thread Chris. Mixer this is just my experience through years of experien…
03-06-2018 Chris , I could write a novel with all the ways I (and my husband) tried to help!! The last 11 years…
02-06-2018 Hi Chris. I am Cathy aka terrified mom... and just like you definitely NOT a terrible mom/dad:) Deal…
25-05-2018 Maybe worry about things that will help you with your gambling addiction instead of getting involved…
02-05-2018 So sorry for your situation :(. The only thing I know for sure is if you continue giving in to the b…
26-04-2018 What is so awful about GA being God oriented if it gives you a chance for recovery? It's not like yo…
14-04-2018 Of course your awful childhood is your reason for gambling and I am so sorry for what you went throu…
06-04-2018 Hi CW22 So sorry for all that is happening. Mom's tend to make it personal ... hence the disappointm…
31-12-2017 Hi Felicity How frustrating for you! His addiction has become her addiction and they are both in den…
22-12-2017 If I didn't live an ocean away I would love to buy you a glass of wine to celebrate your 1 year... Y…
22-12-2017 Peace and serenity to you too Sandra. So glad that lil' B seems to be on the mend. Please keep reach…
21-12-2017 Don't feel foolish... we have all been "fooled" by a CG.  "When we know better, we do better". You …
18-12-2017 Hi Lottie Agree with CW. When we live with an addict we lose our perspective and confidence in ourse…
17-12-2017 Hey S... I found this post in dealing with urges. It's a sticky of favourite posts. I copied it for …
16-12-2017 One foot in front of the other doing the next right thing... hard but so worth it. Have a great gamb…
14-12-2017 “When you are going through something hard & wonder where God is, remember the teacher is alwa…
14-12-2017 :(. sorry that your brother lost his fight to addiction alone. How heartbreaking for you and your mo…
11-12-2017 I concur with MGR. I would point him in the direction of GA and as the parents find a Gamanon. As yo…
10-12-2017 Hey CW I was just thinking about you and wondering if you had left the forum and then I see a post f…
09-12-2017 (((S))) Freda always has such great advice for you... listen to her. Use every single piece of help/…
09-12-2017 Martin Congratulations on receiving your 2 year pin. I have been on this forum since your first day …
07-12-2017 I'm so sorry Mollyb. I know how badly this hurts you and how badly as his mom you want to fix this..…
02-12-2017 Have a great gamble free day Judy :) Cathyx …
02-12-2017 You are strong and you are doing great. Have a great gamble free/drink free weekend dear S :) Cathyx…
26-11-2017 You aren't Helpless... you are a mom that is doing what comes instinctively to all moms. Problem is,…
23-11-2017 Happy to meet you Ella but sorry for the circumstances. Realistically he won't/can't "just stop". MG…
22-11-2017 Prayers with you and your mom (((S))) …
19-11-2017 I am sorry you are struggling right now Merry :( Cathyx …
12-11-2017 :) :) :) Cathyx …
09-11-2017 That she can... to addicts and non addicts alike! Have a great addiction free day. Cathyx …
07-11-2017 (((NoMore))).  Cathyx …
06-11-2017 Mel a nie I saw a quote the other day "When someone shows us who they are, believe them; the first t…
06-11-2017 (((S))). Do what you can to make everything alright for yourself.  Cathyx PS Great idea about the l…
05-11-2017 When you feel guilty just read your first post on your thread. Sometimes when we see things in black…
05-11-2017 B is adorable:). We have 2 huge dogs... thinking I should get them in the tub for a photo shoot. Hav…
04-11-2017 I saw your post on a F&F thread. Your honesty and self awareness will serve you well fighting th…
04-11-2017 I am so sorry. Cathyx …
04-11-2017 The problem MGR is that we are looking through our rear view mirrors. I have been doing this for 10 …
02-11-2017 So happy(you know what I mean) to see your return to the forum. I know you struggle like crazy but y…

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28-07-2016 It's a journey not a destination