Had an interesting evening yesterday. I went to one of those “wine and paint” classes. I’ve been many times but this one was different. Maybe it was the table of women I was sitting with – probably. 289 more words
Tags » Quitting Drinking
When I went home to see my parents after ten years away, I was amazed that my father wasn’t drinking. He was never a drunk, not an alcoholic, just a normal every day, drink or two before dinner, and a few or sometimes more than a few beers on a Sunday afternoon. 671 more words
Next week I will reach a year sober, which is my longest ever sober period, apart from the years 0-13. The difference with previous attempts, which ranged from 1 day to 6 months, is that I have no sense of deprivation; it is more like relief, often bordering on joy, but always a feeling that there is no going back. 620 more words
14 Days Sober and Yes I Know I could of Just put 2 Weeks Sober but believe me it has been 14 long days.
Well here we are, Sunday night after 14 days of no booze YAY for me. This weekend I really did enter into the danger zone with finding that I had enough cash left over that I could go and buy a box of Cider if I wanted to. 678 more words