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day 18 Sober

I survived my third weekend of sobriety. I am grateful for Friday and Saturday night meetings. Something amazing happens to me in the rooms of AA. Every time I walk into a meeting, there is an indescribable sense of joy and peace in my life. I felt some stress with my children today, but I …

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day 14 Sober

Today, I quietly celebrate being sober for two weeks! What an amazing gift! I have no desire to pick up a drink. I am working hard for my sobriety. My cupboard is stocked with many different types of tea. Every morning, I remember that I am powerless over alcohol. I tell myself I can’t pick …

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day 11 Sober

I haven’t thought about alcohol that much in the last few days. I have small cravings once in a while, but they pass on by very quickly. Going back to my old ways is not an option for me. Knowing that I am powerless over that first drink makes me feel a little stronger. I …

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day 8 Sober

Today, I am so grateful to be sober! I am feeling healthier than ever! I feel like all of my worries and stress about alcohol have been lifted. I’ve been to a meeting every night this week, and I am making some new, powerful connections. It is so nice to feel alive again! Every night, …

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Getting Sober

day 5 Sober

Step 1 I have been studying Step 1 from the Big Book. It has come up quite often over the last few nights. Step 1 We admitted we were powerless over alcohol-that our lives had become unmanageable. Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions I have been listening to members speak at meetings and I have been …

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