Tag: Recovery

Dear Alcohol…

Sober Mommies: Dear Alcohol #alcoholism #loveaffair #recovery

Dear Alcohol, You took my life apart, piece-by-piece, and destroyed it. At first I didn’t notice it was you – it couldn’t be, because you were my friend.

I Have a Complicated Relationship with Pills

I have a complicated relationship with pills. I love that I have emotional stability. I hate that I can’t just pull myself up by the bootstraps and carry on.

Rock’n’Roll Fueled my Addictions…and My Sobriety

Rock’n’roll is often associated with excessive consumption and intoxication. So how did two rock bands so associated with drugs lead to my recovery?

I’m Almost Five Years Sober, and I’m Scared

I’m almost five years sober: this July 17th will mark my five years in recovery. For the first time, I’m feeling nervous about the approaching milestone, and I’m not sure why.

6 Helpful Tips For Coping With Stress In Sobriety

Over the last (almost) eleven years of sobriety I’ve had to find new, healthy coping skills to deal with stress.