Tag Archives: quit drinking

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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a must read. . .

Had to jump in here and let you all know that I just finished reading Mrs. D is Going Without’s book by the same name.  A shout out to Mrs. D for such a wonderful look into the lives of us alcoholics … Continue reading

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hiatus

Have decided to take some time off from writing.  I will continue to be a lurker and read everyone’s blogs as this keeps me “in check”.  All is well.  Closing in on day 180.  Life is good. Namaste

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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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time to wean myself off the sugar

As we all know, when you first quit drinking, you find yourself attracted to sugar – more than normal anyway.  Well, at least I did.  I was replacing one sugar with another to avoid drinking.  It worked for me the … Continue reading

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must share

I just read an amazing post by Kristen at byebyebeer.  Her 5 year sober post really moved me, and I felt the need to share with those who may not follow her.  It’s a must read for sure. At Five Years … Continue reading

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happy monday

Not sure I have any life changing words to share or positive anecdotes to move you.  Let me re-state – I have NONE of the above.  But I do have days where life is good and still alcohol free.  There are … Continue reading

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