Tag Archives: sugar

o.m.g.

I can SO not believe how long it’s been since I’ve posted.  So many other things seem to creep in and then again, time just goes by, you know? My last post was in September.  Just having recently come back … Continue reading

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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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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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oops

Where to begin…….. It’s been a rough month or so. The desire to drink has been really strong during the witching hour (4pm-7pm) every single day. Felt like I was back in week 1 all over again. Although things have … 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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chocolate

I have decided it’s about time I tackled my newest addiction. Chocolate and sweets (ice cream, candy). When I stopped drinking I found that eating something sweet in the evening after dinner REALLY helped curb the craving for alcohol. And … Continue reading

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normal?

As I mozy through life as a ‘normal’ person, things do appear to be better. I so love reading other people’s blogs and saying to myself, “I totally feel the same way” or “Well that explains a lot (for me)”. … Continue reading

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too soon for change?

Some of you know that I started eating healthier and exercising as of Feb 1. My diet consisted of mostly Paleo type foods. Lots of meat and vegetables with some fruit. I am doing without processed foods (anything white) and … Continue reading

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another sober day

Happy Super Bowl Sunday (for those of us in the US and especially those who live in either Washington or Colorado) That being said: GO BRONCOS!!! It’s been a few days since my last post. I’m still getting the “oh … Continue reading

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“what? i can’t hear you over the monkey chatter”

Don’t know how to explain my moments of weakness. I just wish they would stop, or at the very least, become less frequent. I’m getting really tired of this. Last night, well, yesterday late afternoon as I was getting ready … Continue reading

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