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How I Stopped Drinking – Calling Out the Truth of What Alcohol Was to Me

Martini glass- How I stopped Drinking

Why did I stop drinking? I bought the wine o’clock as me-time ideal. I was the woman who could do everything, did do everything, and deserved a drink or 2 at the end of the day. I didn’t use alcohol to self-medicate because I had repressed issues. I drank because it was my reward and

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I Can Do Anything – Single Parenting Sober

Mother and son Single Parenting Sober

I’m my early days of sobriety I was struggling. Single parenting sober, trying desperately to meet all the demands of two small children while going through some real Huge emotions, working at a country club and being surrounded by alcohol on a daily basis…I just needed to not be needed. I was feeling overwhelmingly vulnerable

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What Does it Feel Like to go Alcohol-Free ?

Woman at Beach at sunrise - What does it feel like to go alcohol-free

I knew because I was waking too many mornings wishing I hadn’t drunk alcohol the night before and yet choosing to drink it yet again when it ‘called to me’ later in the day….. On my other attempts when I gave up a month at a time I always always ‘fought it.’ -What I mean

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