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by ditzydee
16 Jun 2018 02:01
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here
Replies: 14295
Views: 829658

Re: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here

Hi everyone, I'm not new here but its been a long time since I posted or stopped drinking, I'm desperate to stop but can't even get one day, I'm so fed up with my self but obviously not enough to really put the effort in, any way I'm hoping that by logging on and speaking to you all it will give me ...
by ditzydee
29 Jul 2017 21:46
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: General Support and Chat
Replies: 13231
Views: 681429

Re: General Support and Chat

thanks everyone, I'm already making plans as to why stopping Monday is better than tomorrow :shock: :roll:
by ditzydee
29 Jul 2017 00:32
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: General Support and Chat
Replies: 13231
Views: 681429

Re: General Support and Chat

hi, not new hear but haven't been on for ages, need some motivation to stop drinking, keep saying I'm doing it tomorrow :roll: but don't (w) where should I post for some motivation on here? thank you ;)?
by ditzydee
07 May 2016 17:44
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Re: Cutting Down
Replies: 3087
Views: 238696

Re: Cutting Down

Thankyou for your reply ;)?
by ditzydee
06 May 2016 23:37
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Re: Cutting Down
Replies: 3087
Views: 238696

Re: Cutting Down

Thankyou Deanna for your reply I am looking forward to stopping as I have some medication now....just wondering if you have ever used them and are they any good? What do they help with exactly? :)
by ditzydee
06 May 2016 20:22
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Re: Cutting Down
Replies: 3087
Views: 238696

Re: Cutting Down

Hi everyone iv tried cutting down and it's just not working....iv been to the doctors today and she has put me on temazepam and propranolol I'm just wondering if anyone else has been on any of the two medications for alcohol withdrawal and if you found it any good?......not sure if I'm even posting ...
by ditzydee
05 May 2016 22:45
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11677
Views: 704000

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)

Hi please tell me is it ok for me to go cold turkey and stop drinking completely, I have tried cutting down, switching drink, meetings and nothing works but i have managed to stop on several occasions only for 10plus days at a time...however I'm ready to stop again, after 6 weeks solid drinking only...
by ditzydee
10 Mar 2016 20:23
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11677
Views: 704000

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)

Thankyou for all the replys . Yes I know wine is higher in units but I'm only planning on having 2/3 glasses so that won't be as many units as I'm usually having, also I really don't think I can taper larger because that's my drink and I know I wouldn't have the willpower to have less than I'm used ...
by ditzydee
08 Mar 2016 22:38
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11677
Views: 704000

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)

Hi everyone I posted on the cutting down thread but no reply....si I was wondering if anyone thinks its a good idea to cut down from 8/9 beers every night to 2/3 glasses of wine a night in order to cut down before I stop drinking? I'm just worried that I might end up drinking the whole bottle :shock...
by ditzydee
06 Mar 2016 20:16
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Re: Cutting Down
Replies: 3087
Views: 238696

Re: Cutting Down

Hi I'm not new here but I'm still messing around with the drink ( not intended) but that's just the way it seems to have gone for me....a few days off and a few weeks on :roll: But I really don't want to keep doing this, i want to quit properly, so I'm hoping to reduce my alcohol intake for a week t...
by ditzydee
01 Jan 2016 20:41
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here
Replies: 14295
Views: 829658

Re: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here

Hi I'm not exactly new here but I need to stop drinking again, is there any online meeting here on brighteye? I think I need to attend one in order to be out of the house at my drinking time which is 7.30 pm, hello to all the newbies and oldies lol :\:
by ditzydee
16 Oct 2015 23:12
Forum: Relapsing
Topic: Are you drinking now ?
Replies: 3080
Views: 211228

Re: Are you drinking now ?

Hi everyone , iv done 4 days but unfortunately I'm drinking now :oops: I'm finding it EXTREMELY difficult this time, to get the first day and any days after that????? but I don't know why its become so hard all of a sudden, is it because I'm not ready????? Is it because I'm not giving it my full att...
by ditzydee
11 Oct 2015 23:53
Forum: Relapsing
Topic: Are you drinking now ?
Replies: 3080
Views: 211228

Re: Are you drinking now ?

Checking in on what I hope is my last day of drinking.....don't even enjoy it anymore, feel like I'm forcing it down my throat , so hopefully I will be on tomorrow nice and sober on the first 7 days thread ;)
by ditzydee
10 Oct 2015 22:24
Forum: Relapsing
Topic: Are you drinking now ?
Replies: 3080
Views: 211228

Re: Are you drinking now ?

Thankyou tie & envi for your reply....i am drinking again tonight :roll: ....but iv come to realize something, I only seem to give up when I find it easier than usual and can get as many sober days behind me as I find easy enough / possible...this is probably my downfall as it makes sense that I don...
by ditzydee
09 Oct 2015 20:32
Forum: Relapsing
Topic: Are you drinking now ?
Replies: 3080
Views: 211228

Re: Are you drinking now ?

I am n absolute joke....drinking again yet felt so convinced that I wouldn't, after getting one day off it yesterday :x
by ditzydee
09 Oct 2015 20:25
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82541
Views: 3635934

Re: The First 7 Days

Cancelling day 2 :roll: :oops: :| as usual come 7.30pm and I give in........trying day 1 again on Sunday
by ditzydee
09 Oct 2015 11:31
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82541
Views: 3635934

Re: The First 7 Days

Hi everyone, I'm going to try AGAIN day 2 today hopefully I'll get more days behind me then iv been able to lately :roll:
by ditzydee
04 Oct 2015 18:10
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: General Support and Chat
Replies: 13231
Views: 681429

Re: General Support and Chat

Hears a question....im struggling to stop drinking but have noticed that on the "odd" occasion, I don't feel like drinking.....why do I insist on going out and buying my can's for the night?????? Doesn't make sense :shock: ....i mean I understand that when I'm trying on a night to stop and I get cra...
by ditzydee
02 Oct 2015 22:32
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11677
Views: 704000

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)

Done exactly what I didn't want to do :cry: Tonight, I hate being so weak :|
by ditzydee
01 Oct 2015 23:46
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The place to say "I haven't had a drink today"
Replies: 30146
Views: 1016321

Re: The place to say "I haven't had a drink today"

Day two and no drink but its been hard, I still done it tho and am proud of myself :D