Category: Toxic Drinking Culture

Celebrate Life this Holiday Weekend

Rearview Mirror Don't Drive Drunk

The most powerful “Don’t Drive Drunk” advertisement I’ve seen came from Australia. It was all over Facebook about ten years ago and became an international campaign as a result. Once I’d seen this brilliant Australian ad I never again got in the driver’s seat after “a few too many” and it was finally the twelve-month

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Romancing the Parasite – Alcohol Kills

Blood in water in Wine Glass- alcohol Kills

Alcohol-related deaths have doubled in the past 20 years. That statistic should be shocking to people. Why has alcohol become such a deadly force in the 21st century? Alcohol Use Disorder kills 1 out of every 10 adults age 20 to 64, making alcoholism more deadly than automobile crashes, opioid abuse, and gun violence combined.

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Sober Curious? The Party Isn’t Over

Woman with balloons

Is alcohol essential for a good time? The catastrophic shortage of America’s most popular brand of spiked sparkling water is big news right now America is running out of White Claw hard seltzer. That’s the link to the article on CNN’s website. You’ll also find an article in the Atlantic, CBS News, Forbes, Business Insider,

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Why Women Are Dying for a Drink and What We Can Do About It

Women are Dying for a Drink

The first time I was flabbergasted, enraged, disgusted, infuriated, by a toxic alcohol marketing campaign I was three months sober and newly grateful to be finally free of the incessant need to drink my nights away. I stumbled over a website for a wine that was marketed to women and started reading their blog. The

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