For some reason, summer always strikes me as a tough season to stay sober. Maybe because of the energy it brings, or the increased number of cook-outs and drinking that goes on. Granted, I didn’t need the summer excuse to get my drink on, but I’m certain I used it anyway. If you are new to sobriety, or if you’re like me and get a little nostalgic, here are 10 tips for a sane and sober summer.
Imagine my surprise when, with 60 days clean, I found out I was pregnant.
My daughter was quarantined at birth. Then my husband had a stroke. It felt like the world was ending and I really wanted to use.
Have you ever had that moment when you just had an instant connection to someone? I have. I had that moment today.
I neglected my oral health horribly during my years of active alcoholism. By the time I was able to see a dentist and begin addressing each issue, my mouth was in terrible shape.