With St. Patrick's Day upon us, I was super excited to mix up some sort of green drink for the occasion. See, I'm 50% Irish (in case you couldn't tell from my very fine skin tone), so I really perk up to the holiday. I used to tell my friends (if I forgot to wear… Continue reading Mocktail of the month (March)
Towards the end of last year, I realized I was ready to amp up my recovery game by making more connections... in-person. As someone who struggles a great deal with social anxiety, I knew this was a demon I was not only ready to face but to punch in-the-face. Drinking and anxiety always went hand-in-hand for… Continue reading Kicking social anxiety to the curb: my experience at the She Recovers Sacred Pause Saturday
As mentioned in a previous post, life has been BUSY! I've been skirting by with certain tasks, doing the bare minimum, which sadly has included food and beverage prep. So this month's mocktail is one that was created completely on a whim with what was lying around or breeching expiration in our kitchen. I'm proud… Continue reading Mocktail of the month (February)
WOW! I'm still in awe of how much LOVE and support I received the other day as I hit my one-year soberversary! The sweet words, flowers, phone calls, texts... ❤ I'm one lucky gal to be surrounded by so many incredible souls! But my celebrations did not stop there... I decided that the best way… Continue reading How to host a Soberversary Party!
Holy sh*t!?! I DID IT!!! I've gone 365 days without a SINGLE DROP OF AlCOHOL! Never in my wildest dreams did I imagine I could go this long without my sweet escape, my crutch, my friend- but I sure did! And I'm just so dang happy because of it! Truth be known this was no… Continue reading What I’ve learned in my first year of sobriety…