Tag: Alternatives-to-AA

Stories that Save

There must be a way To clear thoughts of alcohol From ruining my day Distraction Action Stay busy Not dizzy With too many cravings  Think of the savings I’ve so far madeBy letting alcohol just fadeGone from my sometimes daily routine A more relaxed scene  Happier dreams A better future for usGuess I just follow the process and trust Stay connected Stay reflectedPositively affected By

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Off the Hamster Wheel – Looking Back to 9 months Alcohol-Free !

Well I’ve hit the 9 month milestone. Me. She who ‘needed’ alcohol as her reward every night.’ She who felt shite every day. She who’s life was so wrapped around the social ‘benefits’ of alcohol she couldn’t see what it was doing to her and her life and family The restrictions it was placing on

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ALCOHOLIC

I hate that word. I hate that label. Am I an Alcoholic? My issue was and still is much deeper than that…. You have your own opinion as to whether you agree with the label ‘alcoholic.’ – it’s important that you have your own opinion.Maybe you are happy with the term and that’s great. I personally

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Care to Party Sober?

Young woman on crowd at concer

Does alcohol steal your fun?Or leave you with the excitement of a night just begun? At the end of the night, Did you witness a fight?When you went “out out”,Did you hear people shout? Did you have fun? Or try this one:When you had drunk too much And someone tried to touch,you inappropriately And you lost your phone and house

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Sobriety is the Best Kept Secret

Woman chainsaw dog garden

This is a picture of me in my sober badass shoes. My daughter took the picture a few years ago to help me tell a story. I don’t usually sit around in my back yard wearing cutoff shorts and high heels. But this day was special! I’ll tell you more about that in a minute.

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