Shots, Shots, Shots! or not.

The first time I ever had a shot swimming with spirit, at age fifteen, I was sick. The second time I had a shot swimming with spirit, at age sixteen, I was sick. In fact, almost every time I had a shot. I was sick. However, each year I carried on drinking, the more shots…

BrenĂ© Brown Explains…

I have recently watched a lot of BrenĂ© Brown talks online. I find her completely inspiring, honest and real. I stumbled across this fantastic piece this morning. “When I got sober, I thought giving up [alcohol] was saying goodbye to all the fun and all the sparkle, and it turned out to be just the…

Recovery Round-up July.

The Oxford Dictionary describes recovery as, “the action or process of getting something back that has been lost or stolen.” There are many descriptions of what recovery means, in different scenarios. However, this one for me, laid heavy. I started drinking from the age of fifteen. As I suppose most teenagers do. I had just…