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Tag: relapse

Alcoholism Doesn’t Care How Long I’ve Been Sober

I can’t remember exactly when I started feeling like I wasn’t enough. From an early age, I felt “different” from my friends, and afraid they would notice. I did things I didn’t want to do to “fit in,”… Read More

Recovery Is NOT A Competition

Recently, one of our Sober Mommies was told by someone in a 12-step program that she should not consider herself, “in recovery” because she wasn’t in 12-step.

Recovery Lessons Learned After Moving in with Grandma

After I finished court-ordered recovery, my family asked me to move in with my grandma, to help take care of her as her dementia progressed.

Half Measures Availed Me Nothing

The last six years have been quite a ride. Up until then, I was a very controlled drinker, and might have called myself a “normie.” I would only have one or two drinks on weekends, and maybe get… Read More

Four Months Sober, And Miserable?

I was rummaging through some old papers and found a journal I wrote in during my first year of sobriety. What a gift it was to find! This entry was from September. I was four months sober. “One… Read More