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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)

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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

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Mocktail of the month (April)

Mangos are by far my favorite fruit! I'm surprised it has taken me this long to mix one up as a mocktail, but hey! I did! And this simple, sweet, and fizzy treat was another fan-favorite on the home-front. (My daughter was practically begging me to pack it with her next lunch). Plus, it's a… Continue reading Mocktail of the month (April)

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Recovering out loud: Part I

How do you bring up recovery? How do you tell someone that you don't (fill-in-the-blank) anymore or that you're struggling? How do you tell people to not view you like a hurt puppy dog because you've given up (fill-in-the-blank)? How can we recover out loud without the stigma?? As I get more-and-more comfortable with sobriety… Continue reading Recovering out loud: Part I