“I stopped drinking and became a Mum again” – Sober Bliss Yes, I did and no thanks to the blatant marketing and advertising aimed at women and even aimed at Mums in particular. More and more women are drinking, over a ten year period high risk drinking among women has risen by over 60%. […]
Articles and down to earth accounts of parenting with and without alcohol. Real life accounts of the pressures involved with parenting whilst drinking and the distinct benefits and changes enjoyed once alcohol is removed from the parenting equation.
Dealing With The Mom Guilt From Past Drinking. It is almost two years since I had my last drink. At the time, I didn’t realize it would be, but that random day at the end of March 2018 led to a change in my life that I had been dreaming of for so long. I […]
What is it like to be a Sober Mum? A friend asked me the other day, “What is it like to be a sober Mum? I just can’t imagine being able to cope with my kids without a drink!” We talked about how I deal with the stress when the kids are playing up, how […]
I talk alot about being a sober mum but what’s it like being a sober dad? My husband and I started our sober journey together and we now have a totally alcholo free home and life – it’s great, better than I could have imagined. Below is my husband’s story about the best bits of […]
Alcohol and Parenting – the one mixer you don’t need. A friend once said to me, “I can’t do parenting without wine and sometimes I need to get so out of it just to cope”