Tag: Sobriety

Blogging And Social Media; Do Exclusions Apply?

BlogHer conferences are a big deal for bloggers. I have been hearing about them since I first started blogging, and have learned that anyone who’s anyone wants to attend. Some of us missed BlogHer in 2013 for many… Read More

Five Tips For Staying Sober In Social Settings

Getting sober changes your life in so many ways. You don’t realize how pervasive alcohol is until you give it up! A very real concern is how to interact with your drinking friends in social settings. They still… Read More

Wine Does NOT Solve Everything…

I become stressed quite often. I spin too many plates, juggle too many flaming sticks, and usually have too many irons in the fire. I’m sure it has something to do with the fact that I selfishly want… Read More

Sometimes, It’s One Second At A Time

On May 2, 2000 I was just a little willing to let some one else hold the reigns for a bit. It marks the anniversary of the day I got sober; the day I gave up trying to run… Read More

Sara’s Story

My name is Sara and I am an alcoholic. When I say those 9 words, I’m met with a mélange of reactions depending on who the receiver is: disbelief, respect, indifference, amazement, suspicion, joy, disapproval, surprise. I’ve had… Read More