Online Alcohol Therapy |  Do you need professional help? |  Alcoholism & Recovery Articles |  Self Help Resources

Search found 387 matches

by emma
05 Sep 2014 15:06
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Beyond the 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 13625
Views: 605452

Re: Beyond the 1 Year Milestone

Nice to see this site is still up and running.

I have a little nose every now and again.

Keep at it guys and gals
by emma
03 Apr 2013 13:58
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here
Replies: 14434
Views: 867632

Re: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here

Hi to all new members and old, I just wnated to say to those that are struggling at the moment that there IS light at the end of that dark tunnel!! I was just the same, sick and tired od feeling sick and tired, emotionally drained with all the fighting and making a mess of things. It was so soul des...
by emma
11 Jan 2013 17:28
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The Six Month Challenge
Replies: 16099
Views: 643008

Re: The Six Month Challenge

Hello everyone, Just thought I would pop in and say hi!! Nearly up to the 6 months mark now and am feeling the benefits. My head is so much clearer and I'm feeling so much stronger in every way. I'm enjoying all the little things in life and I'm really appreciating things that I never did before. I ...
by emma
31 Dec 2011 22:46
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82848
Views: 3831119

Re: The First 7 Days

Hi Henry Hope you enjoy your AA meeting. I've started going to my local AA and honestly its been brilliant. people of all ages really. I live in a fairly small town, so it's only a small group, but if you live in a bigger city then you will probably have a larger group. I get a lot out of going to t...
by emma
17 Jun 2011 15:26
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Christmas: Doing it sober and in style
Replies: 3103
Views: 149284

Re: 2011 Christmas Challenge

Thinking of you Wayne xxx

You did it before, you can do it again xxx <:)> <:)>
by emma
17 Jun 2011 15:10
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Thanks peep's for your comments Yes it would really be dangerous to be drunk while away. I did think about attending AA while I was there as I noticed that they do have AA meetings over there. But then i would have to take my son so that really wouldnt work would it. Oh well, I can only rely on myse...
by emma
17 Jun 2011 14:06
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

I've done 3 weeks before lils and that's been the best so far. Yeah it is scary thinking about being drunk, abroad, especially Turkey as the men can be a bit letchey apparently over there. I can easliy go without in the day as I don't struggle with that, but it will be the evenings, over dinner, tha...
by emma
17 Jun 2011 12:48
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Hi Lil's and Pineapple xxx My son is 13. I really really want to have an AF holiday as it will be the first holiday that we are having on our own. I have recently split with my husband (3 months ago) and we really need this holiday together. I'm so afraid that I'm going to drink and spoil my relatio...
by emma
17 Jun 2011 11:18
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Hello eveyone xxx How are we all doing on this fine warm day? Well only about five weeks till my holiday in Turkey, just me and my son. I'm looking forward to it, but I'm also a bit scared as i know I'm gonna want to drink. I have all the best intentions but I know what I'm like. I cant seem to cont...
by emma
17 Jun 2011 11:07
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 563
Views: 36016

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

Enfin, I'm so so sorry to hear your news I too don't really know what to say other than I'm thinking of you at this awfull time xxx And like others have said, modern medicine is marvoulous these day's and if you can keep off the drink from here on in you could buy yourself some more time, or even re...
by emma
09 Jun 2011 11:48
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Ut oh........

The Husky caught the duckling :-(((

Not a pretty sight, and after I have nurtured it for two weeks!!!

Poor thing,

Oh well, mother nature I suppose...
by emma
04 Jun 2011 18:39
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

I knew that snakes carry it on their skin but had no idea I was at risk with a cute duckling!!! Been feeling really dodgy scince I started looking after it so I've just googled it and yes, they carry it in their sh***!!!! And my backs playing up big time so its hurting so bad getting up and going to...
by emma
04 Jun 2011 18:33
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

OMG!!!!

I think I've caught Selmonella from that cute little duckling!!!

Not so cute now is it!!!!!!
by emma
03 Jun 2011 23:03
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 563
Views: 36016

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

Tetsmum xx please dont stop posting The thing I love about this forum is that you can put a post out there, how your feeling, or what to do about something, and you will get post's back from people who try in some way to help. We all are going through different issues and problems and sometimes some...
by emma
03 Jun 2011 20:12
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 563
Views: 36016

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

Hi Tetsmum, Bless ya, you've got alot on ya plate xxx <:)> The only thing I can suggest is that if you dont want to loose your buisness or give it up as you say, then you really do need to hire a helping hand. I know you have said that you can't afford to, but can't you juggle something somewhere. Y...
by emma
03 Jun 2011 19:23
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Hey Brighteye xxgoos to see you xx My mum rescued the duck from her back garden. Her dog nearly got it bless it. It was all alone and she looked for any other ducks near by but was all alone bless it. Its getting along fine so far ... poor little thing x Mai xx how are you today ?? My Husky takes fo...
by emma
02 Jun 2011 11:40
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Morning Mai xx Nail scissors to cut the grass!! That must takes ages ages!! I bet you have a lovely lawn and garden. It's great attracting mother nature into your garden isnt it. My back garden is all patio but I do have lawn around the front and side of my house. Might get the lawnmower on it today...
by emma
01 Jun 2011 22:04
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

aw thanks beebee,

Yes it is so cute!!! Will try and post a picture if I can work out how lol!!

Yeah I'm ok, feeling a bit depressed and down, but I'm never usually down for long.

Had a slight blip but am abck on track and looking forward to more sober free days to come xx
by emma
01 Jun 2011 10:52
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 20842
Views: 876240

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Thanks Mai!!!

Yes I'm feeling really good today as it's the first of the month and I'm looking forward to those day's racking up AF!!!! It's good to know that you hav'nt drank this month, it'a a good feeling.

I'm also raising a little baby duckling that I've rescued, it's a Shelduck, really cute!!
by emma
31 May 2011 23:27
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The Road to Abstinence - ARCHIVED
Replies: 182
Views: 17071

Re: The Road to Abstinence.

Thanks Ragner,

Yes my friend was fine and was laughing about the whole thing. I'm sure we always think it's worse than it actually was but I was drunk and I just don't want to be like that any more.

Feeling muc better tonight and it's a new day tomorrow which is always good!!!