Sober friends.

A friend of mine is celebrating her one year sober today, and another friend is about to hit 500 days. It's inspiring. I feel so lucky to know both of them. Actually, I feel so lucky to know anyone else who is choosing to live life without drinking. They are amazing women too. One of …

Pride.

Today is the Pride parade in SF. It's just a few blocks away from my little room rental here in South Park, but I'm sitting writing this blog post instead of moseying over there to watch the fun. I'm here instead of there because I'd be watching the fun, not participating, and that feels like …

The struggle is real.

I wonder how many blog posts have this title. It's a cliche because it's true, right? Riiiigggghhht??? I am 13 months sober, 12.5 months cigarette free, and now about two months into Isabel Foxen Duke's "Stop Fighting Food" master class. I feel kind of navel-gazed-out, if that is a thing. I'm bored with self improvement. But then, …

Close to one year booze-free…waffling.

I'm going to take a breather from my food stuff today and go back to what started this whole journey: quitting drinking and smoking on April 15th, 2016. I'm 344 days sober today, and that means I'm very very close to hitting the one year mark. It's pretty hard to avoid having thoughts around re-integrating …