Tag Archives: Small Victories

So Far So Good.

I’ve been feeling pretty…good…as of late. Still not drinking (day 24) and not too many cravings. I use the Recovery Elevator sobriety counter on my phone to keep track of the days/money/drinks not consumer/calories saved by not drinking. So currently … Continue reading

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Being Kind.

The thought of being kind to myself is a bit foreign to me. I always try to cheer on my loved ones and help them see the positive in various shitty situations, but I’ve always been terribly hard on myself. Not sure … Continue reading

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Eight Days a Week.

So today is Day Eight. Haven’t had a full week of sobriety in many, many moons. And I’m feeling pretty good. Yesterday was a tough and beyond frustrating day at work. At one point I was so fed up I … Continue reading

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Well, Hello There.

Wow. Not only have I not posted since mid-August, I haven’t had an alcohol-free day since mid-September. Not every day was getting drunk, but yep, at least one drink for approximately…holy shit, after doing the math…153 DAYS.  omg. How gross … Continue reading

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Well, Glad That’s Finally Done.

I’m an introvert. I started drinking ‘back in the day’ for the same ol’, same ol’ reasons. I was approaching my 20’s and I felt I’d be missing out on SO MUCH of this important time in my life if … Continue reading

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Oh, the Brain of an Addict.

I’m beyond happy to report that I had a completely 100% alcohol-free weekend. And I didn’t miss it as much as I expected I would. Also a weekend free of weed and binge-eating. Go me! After a Sunday morning panic … Continue reading

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Wooh. Been a While.

I have to say, one of the greatest feelings is waking up early on a Saturday morning being all bright-eyed and energetic and ready to start the day, vs. hung-over and exhausted even after “sleeping” for 8-9 hours. I wish … Continue reading

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