It’s Sunday – so what – tomorrow is Monday and you shouldn’t start the week off feeling shit, you shouldn’t start any day off feeling shit My car is fucked and in the garage for a week (so no driving for me) – not an excuse to be totally irresponsible for a week – youContinue reading “So many reasons to drink today V so many reasons NOT to drink today”
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Trying not to get too cocky and ahead of myself but tomorrow I will be 18 days dry and that is the longest streak I have done for a long time according to my ‘try dry’ app – which is fab by the way if anyone starting out is looking for a good app. MyContinue reading “Sober Ninja”
I’m back – the struggle is real
Ok – well, THIS is day 1, how many days can I say that? This truly is day 1, I’m joining an online AA, I’ve set myself an open challenge and made it public so I can’t change my mind and ‘start next week’. I will post in the story here EVERYDAY. Nothing new, nothingContinue reading “I’m back – the struggle is real”
‘Do we have to go through this rigmarole every time….’
I find myself hearing this woman’s Manchester accent in my head every time I wake up knowing I shouldn’t have drank…. Here’s a link to the original very British ad for those not familiar https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMA79vgF2Ow There’s nothing more to say really other than, I know I shouldn’t have drank, I know I should have stopped…blahContinue reading “‘Do we have to go through this rigmarole every time….’”
Saturday Saturday, please f*ck off!
It’s Saturday and I want to buy vodka. Again. The thought was actually contemplated whilst in the supermarket, like it was actually an option? Where is this coming from? I got home from the supermarket, which I’d walked around thinking about buying something but didn’t. Unfortunately a toy I bought for my daughter was brokenContinue reading “Saturday Saturday, please f*ck off!”
The Little Things
It’s the little things I love about being sober. Being present in conversations, small moments in time when I remember that I could not or would not have felt a certain way had I been drinking, appreciating my health and time with my children, being a better and more consistent parent to my children. ThereContinue reading “The Little Things”
Oh the Thinks You Can Think!
Today has actually been better – I’ve felt calm (I think because I knew I was going for a 10k run later in the day). I realise if I want to run I do need to put the protein in, and have been having protein shakes and extra dinner tonight….and I feel ok about it,Continue reading “Oh the Thinks You Can Think!”