alcoholism, Balance, Marriage, Personal Growth, recovery, Sober Living, Teetotaler, Uncategorized

Marriage. Soberly Divided: Part II

Recently a dear sober sister- Ashley from Bloomin' Ash - asked me to serve as a guest blogger. I was absolutely tickled, as she's been an inspiration to me from the start of my journey. Seriously, this chick is so real, so strong, and so funny! You MUST check her out and follow, as she provides great… Continue reading Marriage. Soberly Divided: Part II

Balance, Mocktails, Recipe, Sober Living, Teetotaler, Uncategorized

Mocktail of the month (January)

Coffee (well, caffeine) has been a staple in my life since my undergraduate studies. However, when I became a mom, my consumption became like another form of breathing. Now that I've given up booze, it's my overindulgent vice. Hi, I'm Alison, and I'm addicted to coffee. But I'm OK with that (for now...). For this… Continue reading Mocktail of the month (January)

Balance, Fitness, Healthy Living, Personal Growth, Self-care, Uncategorized, Wellness

Five ways to live a more healthy lifestyle TODAY!

This post contains affiliate links, which are products or services that provide compensation if purchased through the listed link. I am a participant in the Amazon Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to I only share products I genuinely love… Continue reading Five ways to live a more healthy lifestyle TODAY!

Balance, Bloglife, Healthy Living, Mental Health, Personal Growth, recovery, Self-care, Sober Living, Teetotaler, Uncategorized

New year. New intentions.

The other morning I went to the dentist for my bi-annual cleaning, and the hygienist enthusiastically asked me if I had any New Year's resolutions. If she wasn't simultaneously scraping, spraying, and sucking junk out of my mouth, I would've attempted to answer. However, I just shook my head. Honestly, even if I could've answered,… Continue reading New year. New intentions.

Balance, Fitness, Healthy Living, Motherhood, Self-care, Wellness

A day in my fit-ish life…

Way back in 2003, I entered college with the dream of starting my own magazine, a women's (health and wellness) magazine. Obviously I took a much different path, but I still LOVE magazines! Something about being able to combine flashy pictures, quick content, stories, news, tips, etc. all into a pretty little read is so… Continue reading A day in my fit-ish life…