Zero. That's how much interest I had in alcohol free beer when I was drinking. I thought anything under 6% ABV was a waste of time. At best, non-alcoholic beer was for kids who wanted to feel grown-up. At worst, that fake beer was an … [Read more...] about 101 Days Sober – Alcohol-Free Beer Sucks (Especially for Alcoholics)
This posts tell the story of how I got sober and began recovery from my alcohol addiction. It wasn't pretty and too much of this was just me alone fighting for my recovery. It's a story of days, weeks, months, and hopefully years of going sober for life. Click here to read the posts from the beginning - starting with Day ZERO.
I was planning an amazing blog post for today, I wanted to name as many people as possible who have made recovery possible for me. That's going to have to wait, life had other plans, but here's a preview (I'll probably edit this list all … [Read more...] about My First 100 Days SOBER
Branding wasn't a strong point... The meeting was easy to find on their website and the facilitator replied to my email in minutes. So, this afternoon I decided to try a local SMART Recovery meeting. SMART Recovery (Self Management and … [Read more...] about 99 Days Sober: My First S.M.A.R.T. Recovery Meeting
Life was crazy busy last week and to forget to share this here on the blog. Momentum - that's how I feel about 14 weeks sobriety in one word. https://twitter.com/sobertony/status/867085387021381632 The big 100 days sober is coming. … [Read more...] about 14 Week Sober (98 Days)
This weekend, I wrote a post for KLEN and SOBR talking about how music has helped my recovery. Click here to ready it (don't laugh, the music proves I'm a 30-something white guy). It was fun to share my personal sobriety soundtrack. That … [Read more...] about 97 Days Sober – Songs That Make Me Crave Drinking Alcohol
Another pictured from the family photo album. The little guy is me, the other is my brother Danny. We haven't talked much in the last 15 years, until my life fell apart. ADDICTION destroys connections. We damage or neglect the people we … [Read more...] about 95 Days Sober: Dan’s Little Brother