Drinking Amnesia: I Drank For The Effect

Drinking Amnesia: I Drank For The Effect

Let’s be honest, the effect was good, for the first 20-minutes into the first glass of wine. But the second glass (plus more) never delivered the same effect as the first glass. Ever! The effect never lasted, but I’d order or pour more because once that first glass of...
You Can Make A Different Choice At Anytime!

You Can Make A Different Choice At Anytime!

“Historically this topic has been discussed in black and white terms. Either you’re absolutely fine with alcohol or you have this horrific problem that requires some kind of intervention. But my experience and something a lot of women are experiencing is...
No Rock Bottom Required

No Rock Bottom Required

The last day I drank was uneventful and insignificant to my overall drinking story. Nothing bad or out of the ordinary happened that day that forced me quit. I simply chose to quit. Clients tell me all the time – “I function really well.” They say, “My spouse,...
There Will Never Be A Good Time To Stop Drinking

There Will Never Be A Good Time To Stop Drinking

There will always be something — in the winter there will be holiday parties, family gatherings, New Year’s Eve celebrations. In the summer there will be pool and beach parties, backyard BBQ’s and school will be out so “your routine will be off.” In the spring there...