Tag: alcohol-use-disorder

  • How to Quiet that Thirsty Little Voice in Your Head-

    How to Quiet that Thirsty Little Voice in Your Head-

    You know that Little Voice in your head? That thirsty little voice that says you’ve earned a drink at the end of the day, even though you promised yourself earlier, when you woke up hungover again, that you were DONE ! with alcohol … It goes something like this : I hear a distant voice […]

  • Musings from Five Years Alcohol-Free – Understanding WHY I Drank

    Musings from Five Years Alcohol-Free – Understanding WHY I Drank

    I can remember being in awe of people who had gone for a long time alcohol-free. I never thought I’d do it. In fact, to be truthful I didn’t think I COULD do it. I’d tried to reduce, moderate, change the drink in my glass, go a month without and start again. When I drank […]

  • This is Us – Families, Addiction and the Legacy of Shame

    This is Us – Families,  Addiction and the Legacy of Shame

    Have you ever watched the show This is Us ? It’s a series that airs in the US. A show about families in all their brokenness and loving awesomeness. If you haven’t watched it and have it available, I highly recommend it but keep the tissues close by. Last night I watched a recent episode […]

  • Alcohol – The Seductive Beast that Kills

    Alcohol – The Seductive Beast that Kills

    I started blogging my way sober a bit over four years ago. Sometimes I rant against the alcohol industry for marketing wine, gin, and vodka as health and beauty products. Sometimes my posts are about alternative paths to recovery, and sometimes I write about the stigma of addiction that prevents so many of us from […]

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