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Some benefits take a LONG time to emerge….

Friday 23 Mar, 2018, 12:00am by Mrs D 3 comments

Some personal benefits come relatively quickly to the newly sober person – things like better sleep and improved physical wellness. Some personal benefits take a bit longer to settle in – like improved moods, increased self-respect, weightloss & a sense of inner calm. And some benefits take much, much longer to emerge. These are the benefits that aren’t just about […]

Don’t Believe the Bullshit

Thursday 8 Mar, 2018, 12:00pm by Mrs D 17 comments

It’s just bullshit all the lies that are fed to us about all the wonderful things alcohol brings to our lives. Utter bloody bollocks. But the problem is we feed ourselves these lies because we’ve lived in a booze-soaked world our whole lives … and as a result our brains have gotten hard-wired to believing the bullshit. […]

Living Sober User Workshop-Call for Participants

Tuesday 6 Mar, 2018, 9:32am by Mrs D 2 comments

Calling users of Living Sober – we need you! The New Zealand Drug Foundation is running a Living Sober User Workshop and they need 10-15 users and/or members of this site to attend. The conference will start at 11.00 (NZDT) on Wednesday the 14th of March and run until 12.30pm. This meeting is the first step in the project to […]

Give yourself a pat on the back

Tuesday 20 Feb, 2018, 12:00pm by Mrs D 15 comments

Whether you are newly sober right now or have been living without alcohol for some months (or years) you deserve a big humungous pat on the back. Because every day that you choose to face in the raw – without numbing or avoiding - is a day that you prove yourself to be brave and amazing. It’s not just […]

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