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by Shadowlad
02 Feb 2021 19:50
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2130
Views: 131997

Re: Running and Walking Club

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Topcat wrote:
30 Jan 2021 14:09
Roll on spring when we can all get out and about again (hopefully) <:)>
Yes roll on spring we are all ready for it lol. I can't wait to be able to work on the garden when the milder weather comes, and go hiking ;)?
by Shadowlad
02 Feb 2021 19:43
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.
Replies: 7359
Views: 484619

Re: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.

I know your post was in reply to Avocado but I really needed to read that this evening, so thank you for posting - 8 years sober is amazing and your son too with two and a half years clear of his addiction. It helps so much to know there are people out there who have beaten this <:)> Hi there Missy...
by Shadowlad
02 Feb 2021 19:34
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Bright Eye's Birthday Page
Replies: 85
Views: 10075

Re: Bright Eye's Birthday Page

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Hope its not too belated to say Happy Birthday Bright Eye ;)?

And thank you Tobin for keeping the site going 13 Years !

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by Shadowlad
29 Jan 2021 21:01
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2130
Views: 131997

Re: Running and Walking Club

I can walk to the seafront easily without crossing the fields Nicky, but then I need to bus back. I do it when I've got essential shopping to get in the town, but not otherwise. Bridle paths here are no go areas. There's usually a reasonably solid bit at the side where you can walk, but not at the ...
by Shadowlad
29 Jan 2021 12:09
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.
Replies: 7359
Views: 484619

Re: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.

Hello Rachel, Advocado and all <:)> Thank you so much shadowlad, I really have needed the support this past week more than ever before so I appreciate each and everyone of you who has supported me and sent me kindness in this tough time. It has helped me so much it really has. Thank you again and se...
by Shadowlad
29 Jan 2021 11:51
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 2021 Challenge
Replies: 436
Views: 4863

Re: The 2021 Challenge

# 21 \:)/
by Shadowlad
29 Jan 2021 11:48
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2130
Views: 131997

Re: Running and Walking Club

Going a bit stir crazy atm. Another load of rain overnight and now brilliant sunshine. The hills have never looked more inviting. Alas, the fields below are a mudbath :( HI TC i know what you mean, and it's hard to walk in the mudbath. The bridal paths near us are so muddy it is not really pleasura...
by Shadowlad
17 Jan 2021 12:26
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2130
Views: 131997

Re: Running and Walking Club

Hello lovely walkers and runners :\: Finding it a bit difficult to get motivated for walks lately but know i need to push myself more as it is so beneficial and healthy. Yesterday i did go for a lovely walk with my daughter around local bridal paths and park. It was quite muddy in places but uplifti...
by Shadowlad
17 Jan 2021 12:22
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.
Replies: 7359
Views: 484619

Re: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.

Thank you Mark I appreciate it. I am feeling slightly better today thank god ;)? (Touch wood) That is good to read Avocado :) and may i second Mark's words that we are all here to support each other so please don't apologise for reaching out. You are doing great and if ever you need support there i...
by Shadowlad
17 Jan 2021 12:17
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: And Now For Something Completely Different...
Replies: 939
Views: 56451

Re: And Now For Something Completely Different...

:lol: ;)?

Learn something new every day lol !
by Shadowlad
17 Jan 2021 12:14
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 2021 Challenge
Replies: 436
Views: 4863

Re: The 2021 Challenge

#21 \:)/
by Shadowlad
17 Jan 2021 12:09
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Beyond the 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 13911
Views: 786282

Re: Beyond the 1 Year Milestone

Congratulations Jj123 on your new job and also that is such an amazing thing that you are doing to help homeless people <:)> <:)> And once again a super photo ;)? Lovely to read your news, M00, about your daughter's achievement, you must be very proud :) Also congratulations to Lucy lamb on 9 years ...
by Shadowlad
14 Jan 2021 15:17
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 2021 Challenge
Replies: 436
Views: 4863

Re: The 2021 Challenge

#21 <:)>
by Shadowlad
14 Jan 2021 15:16
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: COVID-19 Support & Chat
Replies: 312
Views: 26584

Re: COVID-19 Support & Chat

Mil, is recovering slowly. One thing she has said, she is still a bit breathless, and hasn’t got her taste back . Someone who loved to cook , it’s certainly become challenging for her Hi Pickles i really hope your MIL does get her taste back, especially as she loves to cook. I hope she continues to...
by Shadowlad
14 Jan 2021 15:13
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: COVID-19 Support & Chat
Replies: 312
Views: 26584

Re: COVID-19 Support & Chat

Hi there Pickles, Mark, Serend and Deanna <:)> <:)> Morning ! Deanna sorry to hear your daughter was so unwell, however, glad to hear she is on the mend. It is so very difficult for those working in healthcare at the moment - I really feel for them. Sending hugs to you all. And Nicky your words agai...
by Shadowlad
14 Jan 2021 14:21
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.
Replies: 7359
Views: 484619

Re: Depression, Bipolar and Other Personality Issues.

How long will it take before I stop being depressed from the booze withdrawals. It's been 2 days off it but I can't stop crying. I went to sleep earlier then not long ago woke up again and cant stop crying. I need to be a happy mum for my kids its hurting me so much that they are seeing me and my h...
by Shadowlad
10 Jan 2021 22:00
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: COVID-19 Support & Chat
Replies: 312
Views: 26584

Re: COVID-19 Support & Chat

Oh my, hello all! I have not been back for a while. In mid-December, my daughter, a Respiratory Therapist in a major hospital here in Denver, came down with COVID, after avoiding it for 10 months. She was at home for a few days, but then was hospitalized for four days! Hi Deanna hope you are ok sor...
by Shadowlad
10 Jan 2021 13:50
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: COVID-19 Support & Chat
Replies: 312
Views: 26584

Re: COVID-19 Support & Chat

Hello Serend and anyone reading <:)> Well the restrictions are getting tighter here in the UK and i was wondering how people are coping from an anxiety/drinking perspective ? I'm fortunate to be well established in recovery but i often wonder how i would have coped in early (ish) sobriety with such ...
by Shadowlad
09 Jan 2021 16:00
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2130
Views: 131997

Re: Running and Walking Club

Hi TC and Nicky . Hope you are enjoying the walks . Yesterday I just took younger dog out, she hadn’t been out for a few days , so it was good for her . Wrapped up with faux fur scarf ( me) to cover jaw , and my new hat from Christmas. Nothing like your scenery , Mark , but nice to get out for a fe...