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Three Years

On August 18th I marked three entire years of sobriety. I look back and see myself sitting in the exact same spot on the couch I’m sitting on as I write this. 581 more words

I'm Still Alive!

Just in case anyone is wondering, I am still alive.  Work has been craziness and just having the mental capacity not to yell at my colleagues is about as far as I can stretch at the moment, so the blog has been suffering due to a distinct lack of creativeness on my behalf. 220 more words


Five Changes That Happen After You Give Up Alcohol

Our bodies change after we stop drinking alcohol.

Alcohol is a controversial subject for a lot of people. It is readily available as a social lubricator, and the first place we look after a rough day at the office. 319 more words


Truth About Birth Control plus Eliminating Drinking

SO some drastic changes in my life….

Two months ago I made the bold decision to quit taking birth control. I had read a lot online about the effects it has on the woman’s body and it started to concern me. 1,390 more words

Health & Wellness

Sobriety For Good, This Time.

One of the most hacky ways to begin a blog post, in my opinion, is to comment on how long it’s been since the last post, and to apologize for the lack of activity on the blog. 1,104 more words

I'm Surrounded

I’m surrounded by booze at every turn!  It’s wine o clock Facebook tells me, emails show up from frequent flyer loyalty programs offering me award winning reds, updates from sober blogs come in from Twitter, colleagues telling me to relax with a glass after a stressful day.   64 more words

Life Decisions

An Unpopular Opinion

Quitting smoking is just one of the ‘habit changes’ I have on my 2017 to do list. There’s also quitting drinking, getting up off the couch, not spending money just because I have it and stopping comforting eating just because I’m sad. 1,335 more words

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