I live in Auckland with my hubby and two little boys. I have always been a big drinker, since I was a teenager, but it started really getting bad in 2008 after a major life event.
I've been trying to admit to myself that my drinking is a problem for a couple of years now, and giving myself a very hard time in the meanwhile, as I was suffering from depression.
Alcohol has helped me humiliate myself, hurt people, and make myself sick.
I am now 967 days alcohol free, and very happy about that fact. I have so many good reasons to be sober. I work in health, I have a beautiful family, and I am loving the support on offer on this site.
I have spoken to them but there is nothing they can do unfortunately. This is the last year this diploma is being offered so I have to complete it by the end of the year so unfortunately I’m stuck between a rock and a hard place.
I’ll just have to put my big girl pants on and get it done.
I have discussed it with my therapist and while she is…[Read more]
IRL? in real life? …….. yeah, for sure….. online’s great but you can’t beat the real thing : ) …………..thinking about it, me and @morgan must have sent hundreds if not thousands of messages to each other over the years…….. funny when you think about it….. not sure why, but it’s just funny : )
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