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a trip to remember

Time to check in.  The sugar addiction still continues. . . I’ll worry about that later 🙂 Took my ‘summer’ vacation with my two oldest grand boys the week of June 26.  Lots of driving, but they handled it really … Continue reading

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steady as she goes

I would estimate that the percentage of people who are blogging (not just for our sobersphere) because they are or want to become writers is 80%.   Seems like I hear that a lot in the blogs – about being … Continue reading

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365 days – in summary

READER ALERT: THIS IS GOING TO BE A LONG ONE 🙂 GET COMFY 🙂 Thought I’d start first with the lists: I am grateful that. . . 1) I stopped when I did.  It would have been better had I … Continue reading

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i want a drink

It’s been a few days. Having some real chatter as of late. Must be cyclical. I’ve really been craving a drink this past week. Any kind of drink. And lots of it. Yes, the cravings are few and farther between, … Continue reading

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no news is good news?

Time just goes on, doesn’t it? It doesn’t care if your drunk, hungover, at day 1 or day 801. In the words of Scarlett, “After all, tomorrow IS another day.” Yes, it is. Since I no longer go through the … 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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play it again

I have decided to purchase a recorder. I haven’t used one for years; hopefully, they aren’t expensive. My idea behind this is for recording my thoughts when I’m on my walks. My mind is always going full speed with different … Continue reading

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it can be done

As I progress in my sobriety, I find it harder and harder to write. Well, maybe not harder, but I don’t have as much to share. I suppose that’s a REALLY good thing and I should be happy about that. … Continue reading

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denial, denial, denial

A tiny bit of history to set the story: I started drinking at a VERY early age. During my years in college, I did as most college students do. Went to all the parties and drank. More often than not, … Continue reading

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the day after

I almost threw in the towel yesterday. I came SO close to stopping at the LQ to get a 1.5 liter bottle. Ca Rae ZZZZ 🙂 But, I made it home unscathed from my attacks. Worn and bedraggled but home. … Continue reading

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