Tag: self-awareness

Burnout and Depression in Early Sobriety

Woman on Journey looking toward storm Burnout in Early Sobriety

Today I am 142 days sober. Yee Haa!… but… I’ve been feeling exhausted lately, physically and mentally. When my initial pick cloud drifted away, I started researching burnout and depression in early sobriety and came across a few articles. Burnout results when the fuel that we use to continue our work of sobriety, has essentially been depleted. This

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Mummy Juice

Pink whistle

About a year or two ago, the book club I’m part of chose the book ‘Why Mummy Drinks’, by Gill Sims. I borrowed it from another woman and read about two chapters before thinking what a load of tripe and put it down. And it wasn’t because I was going to stop drinking anytime soon.  And

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Care to Reduce the Chaos ?

I hope you don’t mind But lately I find You’re becoming a bit of a boreThe conversations we have, and I’ll try to be kind They’re always about youAnd what you’re going through My life doesn’t matter at all You’d talk all night if I let youThe more drama the better tooAnd when you drink wine OMG you’re not fine!And

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