Oh… Sometimes I love Technology, and Sometimes… Not So Much!

Hi everyone! Just a little note to let you know that I have been leaving comments all over your blogs for the last few weeks and apparently they are not posting! UGH!! And, I cannot figure out why to save my life!!! Hopefully I’ll get this squared away soon, I am sure it’s some setting…

Staying Sober Through Grief & Loss

My step mom had become my mom when I was eleven, and my dad remarried. She was the only mom I knew, because my biological mom disappeared when I was four years old. Of course I never imagined that I would end up losing this mom too! It has been three years since my (step)…

What Does Long Term Recovery Look Like

When I started my journey to recovery I never imagined that I would be sober this long. I was literally just hoping to get through the day, the week, and maybe the month. As they days added up I waited… impatiently, and with the excitement of a little kid waiting for the Santa Clause… I…

Is it Time to Get Healthier in Sobriety?

I see so many of my sober friends leading such healthy lives! They do yoga, and eat vegan, and grow organic foods, do cleanses on regular basis, and are totally into green everything! And they are now running marathons too! Wow. I am amazed. How do they do that? Well, I still smoke, and drink tons…

What happened When I saw the “Whiskey – $5″ Sign

Even after being sober for a good amount of time, I am still not immune to the occasional crazy cravings that just sneak up out of nowhere! I used to hate these moments, feeling like there was something wrong with me, because I should not have these feelings anymore. But now I see them as…

I Went to a Nine Inch Nails Concert Totally Sober!

I love Nine Inch Nails! They are most definitely, my ultimate favorite band! So of course, as soon as I heard that they were coming in concert along with the also great Soundgarden, and… to an outdoor venue nearby, it didn’t take me but a split second to text a few sober friends and buy…