Sobriety Is Not The Ultimate Goal. A Good Life Is.
Sobriety

Sobriety Is Not The Ultimate Goal. A Good Life Is.

Let’s set some expectations about sobriety.  It’s not the end-all-be-all solution to your life. Neither is it the magic bullet…

Two Years of Sober Motherhood: A Love Note To My Daughter On Her Birthday
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Two Years of Sober Motherhood: A Love Note To My Daughter On Her Birthday

On this day, two years ago, I was waddling around the mall with my husband and mother. Doctor’s orders. He…

Drinking Was Hard On My Marriage. So Was Recovery.
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Drinking Was Hard On My Marriage. So Was Recovery.

Alcoholism, Sobriety, and Marriage My husband and I had never spent more than a couple weeks physically together before he…

No, You Can’t Define Sobriety On Your Own Terms & Here’s Why
Sobriety

No, You Can’t Define Sobriety On Your Own Terms & Here’s Why

How do you define sobriety? Easy. Don’t drink.  As a member of various online sober communities, I see more and…

Sobriety Is On The Rise. So Why Are We So Quiet About It?
Sobriety

Sobriety Is On The Rise. So Why Are We So Quiet About It?

Sobriety Is Trending  I recently finished the wonderfully hilarious and relatable Sober Diaries by Clare Pooley and one of the countless good…

Sobriety, Surrender, and a New Year
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Sobriety, Surrender, and a New Year

I did it! I’ve officially made it through the holidays without drinking. It was not easy and I had doubts about whether I would make it through New Year’s.