Boozemusings Blog


The Boozemusings Community Blog is written by a diverse group. We are current and former members of the BOOM Rethink the Drink community where we also blog privately, in an anonymous, supportive forum. Find us app HERE for connection and support when you need it.

  • Dry July is Worth a Try If You’ve Ever …

    Dry July is Worth a Try If You’ve Ever …

    If you’ve ever planned to have “just one drink” and then don’t remember how you got home. If you ever started drinking alone before going out for drinks…. If you’ve ever woken up and tried to piece together the events of the night before and can’t … If you’ve ever thought you’d like to stop […]

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  • Top Ten Answers for Folks who want to know why You're not Drinking

    Top Ten Answers for Folks who want to know why You're not Drinking

    Top Ten Answers for Folks who want to know why You’re not Drinking 10. Because I don’t want to wake up inside a Batman costume made of duct tape. 9. I don’t want to annoy you with my encyclopedic knowledge of political and religious issues. 8. So I can remember where I parked my car. […]

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  • The Best Gift You can Give Yourself

    The Best Gift You can Give Yourself

    There has been a lot of conflicting information about the health benefits of alcohol and especially wine in the past few years. Depending on what you’ve read moderate drinking could be the best thing for you… or not. Maybe red wine is full of powerful anti oxidants that prevents cancer or maybe the ethanol in […]

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  • Boozemusings Community Blog Day 1

    Boozemusings Community Blog Day 1

    One year ago today ( 2015) I signed up to spend twelve months Alcohol-Free by blogging on the community website Hello Sunday Morning. Hello Sunday Morning offered a choice of a three month or twelve-month AF challenge but I knew that it needed to be a lifetime commitment for me. When I was young I […]

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  • The "A" word

    The "A" word

    I hate the word alcoholic. I’d like to say “ if drinking is causing you more pain than pleasure it’s time to take a break”. That would make things much more clear. But we learn from an early age that the there is nothing wrong with the pleasure of drinking causing pain. For many teenagers […]

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  • My Sobriety Blog – Day One

    My Sobriety Blog – Day One

    On March 6, 2015, I stumbled over an online community called Hello Sunday Morning that was designed to help people change their relationship with alcohol by blogging together in a private space. I had only recently started reading blogs to help me stop drinking and stumbled over HSM on Facebook while searching sobriety blogs. I […]

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  • Boozemusings is a lifestyle blog and the BOOM Community is a peer support group. We are NOT trained addiction counselors but simply a community of people who have overcome or are overcoming alcohol issues. We do not provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, nor does anything on this website create a physician/patient relationship.  If you require medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, please consult your physician.
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