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You Just Might Be

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Half my family is from a very small town in Kentucky, and redneck jokes are often shared at family events, no matter how many times I roll my eyes in protest. Recently, during one of my daily conversations with my sponsor (the kind you think will be simple but turn out to be amazing) I shared about a mini-vacation from which my husband, son, and I had just returned. I made a joke about “if, after a vacation, you immediately unpack your bags and do laundry . . . you might be abstinent.” When I’d been in the food, I’d

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