Author Archives: Debbie

long time no write. . .

I was so involved in getting set up for my trip to Iceland that I didn’t have a chance to write any updates.  Not that many have happened. It was wonderful to be on a vacation to such a great place without … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

odd how some things affect me

It’s been a stressful year – for me anyway.  Lots of moving, lots of planning for my trip to Iceland, lots of stress about my rental home, my 15 year old cat’s health is failing, I’m not feeling 100% or … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

my next steps

As most of you know, when you were drinking you were consuming lots of sugars (especially from the wine).  When you quit drinking, your body screamed for sugar in Cokes, candy, cakes, etc.  You know what I’m talking about, right? … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

2 years came and went

and I hardly noticed.  Don’t know if I should have made a big deal about it or not.  I still have some deep thoughts about wanting a drink.  I talk myself out of it rather quickly but the thoughts are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

happy new year

Hadn’t realized so much time has slipped by since I last put fingers to keypad.  But that happens when life takes over and alcohol is not in the picture. It’s not really been busy, but things occur.  Broke a bone … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 7 Comments

i remember when

Do you remember the first day when you realized you hadn’t thought about having a drink all day?  I’m not sure why, as I was falling asleep last night, this thought came to me.  I suppose because I didn’t think … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

belly up to the bar

Closing in on day 600 (next Thurs).  I’ve surpassed my previous milestone of around 550 days or whatever it was before I dove head first back into the drinking pool.  woop woop Last night I was at Applebee’s for their … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments