alcoholism, Collaboration, Mental Health, recovery, Sober Living, sobriety, Uncategorized

Addiction: The Basics

The following is a collaboration piece that provides some foundational information regarding addiction. Addiction is a sprawling topic and something that we are still coming to understand as a society, so it would be impossible to tackle every single aspect of the topic in a single post. However, we can start out by addressing the… Continue reading Addiction: The Basics

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Mocktail of the month (June)

With summer upon us, I definitely wanted to mix up a drink that was oh-so-refreshing, and for some reason, lemonade sounded good. But I didn't want just plain lemonade. I wanted a fruity little twist, and decided on strawberries simply because we had a TON of them in our fridge. What was created has been… Continue reading Mocktail of the month (June)

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Mocktail of the month (May)

This month's mocktail was spurred by my intense craving for melons! Seeing melons in the grocery store around this time of the year always makes my mouth water, especially honeydew! Therefore, there was no question on what this month's drink would center around. Once again, I just played around with what was in the fridge… Continue reading Mocktail of the month (May)

alcoholism, Motherhood, Self-care, Sober gifts, Sober Living, sober mom, sobriety, Teetotaler, Uncategorized

Mother’s day gifts for the sober mom

With Mother's Day around the corner, I thought it would be wise to put together a "Wish List" of things I know I'd greatly appreciate this year. (My hubby and kiddos sometimes need some black-and-white guidance in this department). However, it got me thinking, "What would other sober moms like as a gift?" Then my… Continue reading Mother’s day gifts for the sober mom