How Do I Learn To Have Fun When I’m Sober?

How Do I Learn To Have Fun When I'm Sober?

How Do I Learn To Have Fun When I’m Sober? When you are in the throes of addiction, you use almost anywhere and at any time; especially if you are at a social outing. Having fun and using substances might seem synonymous with each other, and picturing your life without substances might seem boring. However,… Continue reading How Do I Learn To Have Fun When I’m Sober?

Why is it So Hard to Quit By Yourself?

Why is it So Hard to Quit By Yourself?

Why is it So Hard to Quit By Yourself? Seeking treatment is the first, but most important, step in battling addiction. The most important issue in life is your health and wellbeing, and for many, this may include getting help to be on the path towards the goal of sobriety. However, going at it by… Continue reading Why is it So Hard to Quit By Yourself?

The Negative Effects of “Wine Mom Culture”

Over the past couple years, “wine mom culture” has become quite trendy. You may have seen it on display while shopping at major retail stores, plastered across your social media feed or even picking up your kids from school. Graphic  t-shirt with witty phrases and internet memes that pair the daily ins and outs of… Continue reading The Negative Effects of “Wine Mom Culture”

Excessive Drinking During the Holidays

People tend to drink more during the holidays for a number of different reasons. They are often more stressed due to Christmas shopping, planning events, and spending time with family members they may have conflict with. They are also in more settings where alcohol is involved – work parties, Christmas gatherings with friends, family and… Continue reading Excessive Drinking During the Holidays

Macklemore “Family Keeps Me Sober”

Rapper and hip hop artist Macklemore has been open about discussing his issues with staying sober and the daily tasks of recovery. He makes sobriety a top priority in his life since getting treatment for opioid addiction and he credits his family as his motivating factor for remaining abstinent. He worries about the possibility of… Continue reading Macklemore “Family Keeps Me Sober”

Ben Affleck, Robert Downey Jr, Bradley Cooper- Hollywood’s Sober Elite

Celebrity recovery stories are often tales of redemption and some of Hollywood’s best loved actors have managed to save and even boost their careers by making the decision to quit their addiction. Most actors find that their substance abuse can begin to affect their ability to work and puts them endanger of losing what they… Continue reading Ben Affleck, Robert Downey Jr, Bradley Cooper- Hollywood’s Sober Elite

John Mayer One Year Sober and Counting

Pop singer and guitarist John Mayer has been making healthier lifestyle choices and has started to see the benefits of his positive changes. He announced to his fans on Twitter that he gave up drinking a year ago and has seen his life improve as a result. Sober John Mayer made the announcement partly as… Continue reading John Mayer One Year Sober and Counting