Brandy Ledford's Journey: From Struggling with Addiction to Savoring Every Moment of Life
When I'm loaded, of course, I'm going to drink, but when I'm completely sober and not drinking, that's when I'm in trouble, if I'm not connected to something other than myself.
Recovery Rockstars UNCUT is a podcast that aims to unite the recovery community by sharing raw and real stories of addiction and recovery. In Episode 25, host Brandy interviews actress Brandy Ledford, who shares her journey of struggling with addiction to cocaine, alcohol, and pain pills. Brandy doesn't hold anything back and shares how she almost took her life, but now she is sober and savoring every moment of every day. Her story is truly inspiring, and listeners can learn a lot from her experiences.
Brandy shares how her addiction started when she was seeking approval from others and how it progressed over the years. She shares how she would use drugs and alcohol to cope with the pressures of her job and how it almost cost her everything. She talks about her experience in rehab and how it helped her to understand her disease and herself better.
One of the key takeaways from Brandy's story is the importance of setting boundaries and taking inventory. She shares how she craves drugs and alcohol when she's in pain and how taking time to pause and reflect has helped her to avoid relapse. She also talks about the importance of making amends and building meaningful relationships, including her relationship with her son, which is now her favorite.
Brandy's story is one of hope and inspiration, and listeners can learn a lot from her experiences. Her journey is a reminder that recovery is possible, and life can be even more beautiful after overcoming addiction. Listen to Brandy's full story on Recovery Rockstars UNCUT, available now on alcoholfree.com.