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12 Days of Holiday Cookies and Home-Baked Sobriology

12 Days of Holidat Cookies and Homebaked Sobriology

Sweet Distractions for my first sober holiday season Are you feeling shaky during the holidays? Does everything feel a little futile? Are you into avoiding work and ignoring emails? Do you want to bury your existential dread in nonpareils and royal icing? You too might need cookies! Or (speaking for myself) therapy! I spent today

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Staying Sober? Tips to Help Celebrate the Holiday Season Alcohol-Free

Girl with Hot Chocolate Sober Holiday Season

Triggers to drink are everywhere between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. Seductive images of wine, champagne, and golden liquor in crystal snifters, are pasted on kiosks, billboards, and posters in store windows. The bottles in the shops will be called Holiday Cheer and wrapped in gold with a bright red bow. It can also be especially

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Alcohol Related Deaths are up 100% in Twenty years

White Coffin Alcohol related deaths

A headline that I saw a couple of days ago about the rise in alcohol related deaths in the U.S., Alcohol-related deaths more than doubled in last two decades, came back on my feed today from NPR, U.S. Alcohol-Related Deaths Have Doubled, Study Says. Sadly, I am not surprised by this study because I’ve been

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