Category Archives: Self-Compassion

  1. I Gave In… and Weighed In (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 30, 2014 by Beth Hess

    Even as I wait for the digital numbers to appear, I question my motives. I said I had no intention …
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  2. Food on the Floor: And other Ways of Escape (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 29, 2014 by Beth Hess

    Tonight, it was my husband who saved me from myself. I wanted another large tea (unsweet, of course) on my …
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  3. What Does God Sound Like? (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 28, 2014 by Beth Hess

    I have become pretty comfortable using language that I “heard from God” or “The Spirit said to me…” But they …
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  4. The Shepherd Leads & I Will Let Him (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 27, 2014 by Beth Hess

      When Derek Jeter retired from baseball earlier this year, he had stepped into a Major League batters box 12,602 …
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  5. For When the Lions Circle (Sugar Sober Series AND Word of The Week)


    October 26, 2014 by Beth Hess

    (…continued from Day 25. If you haven’t read it yet, please start there.) Fighting lions is serious business. They stalk. They …
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  6. I am an Addict; But Addiction is not Me (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 25, 2014 by Beth Hess

    I can’t get the mug shot out of my mind. Prescription fraud. Doctor “shopping.” Trafficking. Endangering a child by switching …
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  7. It’s Good to Be a Little Naive (Sugar Sober Series)


    October 24, 2014 by Beth Hess

    When my son was born via unplanned C-section, I didn’t have the luxury of advanced planning to know what to expect from …
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