Sharing your story is powerful

A year ago a Facebook friend announced she was an alcoholic and was starting her sobriety journey. I was in awe she was brave enough to share it so publicly. As I made cuts on Facebook to the bare minimum friends & family she continued to make the cut because I wanted to see her …

Weekend #4- ish

This weekend consists of Friday Night, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday. Probably not the best weekend to have a long weekend, but I will take on the challenge. Day 1 - 8/7, Day 1 - again - 8/28. Sober 18/21 days. Sober almost 3 days. I don't want to be super harsh on myself, but I …

Inspiration #5

ME! I just re-read my own 14 blog posts and feel RE-inspired... Remembered the bad choices that I've highlighted and the bad choices that some of the references bring to mind. Remembered the good sleep I've been getting. Remembered all 16 days of silencing that bratty child. Remembered the stress being more manageable.Remembered feeling a …

What the heck

When I was thinking about this post yesterday I had a list of specific what the hecks... now I have to add a worse one.... I drank four drinks of a beer yesterday. Wasn't expecting to write that. My original what the hecks were I'm still bloated -- everyone seems to lose this in their …