Aleea Whitmire

Domestic violence survivor, recovered addict with 2 years clean, mom, wife, caregiver, dog mom, cat mom. 

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Her Final Lesson
8 months ago
My grandmother died at a point in my life where I wasn't very proud of myself. She was my best friend, my biggest fan, and one of the greatest loves of my life, although I didn't always know that. Gro...
When It Becomes Too Heavy
9 months ago
Domestic violence is like this country's dirty little secret. Everyone knows it is happening but, until it directly affects you or someone you love, it isn't talked about. There are many reasons why, ...
My Child Is Not Broken
a year ago
"She doesn't look autistic," says the well-meaning person. "If I didn't know, I wouldn't even be able to tell," she says again as to lend me some sort of comfort in the appearance of my child. "What d...
Why My Second Husband Is My Great Love
a year ago
People love to tell you high school sweetheart love stories, stories of years of perfection, struggles, and a great love. Those stories are beautiful but, often not very honest. I married my "high sch...