Where’s the line between healthy pride in how far you’ve come and sinister pride that sneaks up and sabotages recovery?
Sometimes my friends will suggest, “Have a glass of wine! Wine solves everything!” I beg to differ. Wine does not solve alcoholism.
My relationship with alcohol was very similar to my relationship with my best friend. When I realized how toxic it was, I had to let it go.
“Congratulations! Where are you celebrating?” Just a few days ago, I quietly acknowledged my two year sober anniversary with a “congrats” from my partner and a few Facebook posts from close friends who are also in recovery. Then… Read More