Tag Archives: AA

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

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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

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dry drunk?

I sometimes wonder if I’m a dry drunk. I’ve read the descriptions but am not sure if I fit that group or not. I just feel I’m missing something I need to make this sobriety thing stick. I still want … Continue reading

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blessed are the hangover free days

It’s mornings like this one that make me glad I am sober – hangover free. . . We (the office) was having issues with guests logging into the company WiFi and my polycom isn’t working* (the big conference room phone). … Continue reading

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just a quickie

Heard from a long time friend of mine today. He was sober for 20+ years, then a year or so ago, fell off the wagon. His wife divorced him and he went into isolation for a while. In January I … Continue reading

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note to self

3 weeks and 2 days left to go to reach my 100 day mark. December 27, 2014. It’s been a long haul and I seriously could not have done it without Paul, Belle, Lilly, Fern, Carrie, Ellen, Kristin, Jamie, Christy, … Continue reading

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“Dry”

Finished reading “Dry” yesterday afternoon. Pretty much could not put it down. I whole-heartedly recommend it. My favorite line, “I sit there and think how it isn’t fair that I can’t drink at all, even a little. I realize I … Continue reading

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