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  • two years of sobriety

    8 Things I’ve Learned from Two Years of Sobriety

    8 things I’ve learned from two years of sobriety – On March 28th 2020, I celebrated two years of sobriety. Well, I say celebrate I didn’t go out due to the current situation we are living in at the moment but I did have some cake. Actually, the day almost passed me by without realizing […]

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    How to have a Sober Halloween

    How to have a sober Halloween – I love Halloween! It’s my birthday after all but it is also a day of indulgence where we get to eat lots of sweets if we want, hang out with the kids, it’s an excuse for a party or it might be the perfect opportunity to cosy up […]

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    18 Months Sober – 18 Things I’ve Learned

    I recently celebrated 18 months sober. Now, if you had told me 18 months ago that I would be here now I probably would have freaked out and I certainly wouldn’t have believed you!  Yet, here I am and it feels bloomin’ brilliant! So what have I discovered during these 18 months? Here’s a list […]

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  • sober september

    How to Enjoy Sober September

    Sober September – It’s officially a thing which, in my opinion is wonderful. And, while there is never a perfect time to stop drinking, September is a brilliant month to give it a whirl. You have no doubt have heard of, or even participated in, Sober October, Dry January and even Dry July at some […]

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  • the power of gratitude in sobriety

    The Power of Gratitude in Sobriety

    Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for. – Zig Ziglar   Why should we think about gratitude in sobriety? Well, when we’re in early sobriety it can feel like we’re fighting a battle. […]

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    Moderation or Sobriety – What is right for you?

    Moderation or Sobriety – What is right for you? Moderation or sobriety is something I pondered for quite some time before putting down the bottle for the last time over a year ago. If you have read this post, you will discover why moderation didn’t work for me but if you are thinking about choosing […]

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    Sober Bliss Youtube Channel

    What is the Sober Bliss Youtube channel all about? The Sober Bliss youtube channel is a place where you can get to know me, listen to my story and get inspiration about living a sober life. I share my own experiences of sobriety and I give you help, advice and tips on areas that I […]

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  • sober mornings

    Waking Up Sober –  Why Sober Mornings Are So Special

    I’ve always loved mornings, even in my drinking days. I wouldn’t exactly say that I was a morning person because my mornings were either spent in bed hungover, or fraught with stress and anxiety whilst running around trying to get everyone out the door on time with the correct kit. It would usually take me […]

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    Quitting Drinking – Why Can’t I Just Moderate?

    Quitting Drinking – Why can’t I just moderate? Before I happily stopped drinking alcohol for good I used to get so frustrated and upset with myself. Why couldn’t I just be ‘normal’ like everyone else? Why can’t I just have a couple of beers at the weekend and be happy about it? Why can’t I […]

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