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Tools for dealing with addiction relapse

When I was studying Substance Abuse Counseling, I wrote a short article review of an assigned article Relapse Recovery. Reading it many years later, I found it particularly interesting to the work I do here on this blog, and I wanted to share it with you with updates and my commentary having been removed from it and earned a degree, attended graduate school, and worked with clients as a Behavioral Health Clinician. 1,373 more words

Recovery

SIMBA - Cheers to the Beer! 🍻

The Best thing about living in Indore, is that it’s always ready for something new.

Recently I got invited in a beer tasting blogger’s meet for a newly launched beer – … 363 more words

Scotch Review: Glengoyne Cask Strength

I love beer and drink more than my fair share but Scotch is my first love. Perhaps it’s by baptism into pipe band culture or perhaps it’s the little bit of Scottish blood that runs in these veins (I am a Blair after all; adopted mind you ;-)) and let’s face it; nothing goes better with a cigar than a good single-malt Scotch. 267 more words

Life

Day 23 (Part 3)

She tried to protest and convince us both that she should return to the bar as I opened the door to my suite. Once inside she fell silent.  912 more words

Fiction

Sunny Wednesday

It’s a sunny Wednesday, blueberries are in season and it’s rum day… What to do? Make blueberry mint daiquiris of course 🍹☀️🍹

Smile

Booze is a Colossal Waste of Time

Whenever I go out with friends for a night of drinking I end up regretting it every time. I’m not a buzzkill, at least I try not to be, and I typically have a good time in the act, but I never wake up the next morning happy with my decision to drink half a bottle of whiskey while singing along to “Party in the USA”. 469 more words

8 Days, No Alcohol

August 23, 2017

Ah, stress!  Any other day before this challenge, I would be calming down the pounding in my chest with a few drinks and maybe a cupcake or two for good measure. 326 more words

Abstaining