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by Shadowlad
08 May 2022 20:43
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: NOTICE BOARD
Replies: 5498
Views: 592973

Re: NOTICE BOARD

(::) (::) Huge Congratulations (::) (::) to Topcat on reaching 11 years AF and to Soberboots on reaching 5 years AF \:)/ \:)/
by Shadowlad
15 Feb 2022 21:32
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Life Improvement Workshop
Replies: 235
Views: 43011

Re: Life Improvement Workshop

Hi Trojan thank you :\:

Will keep you posted <:)>
by Shadowlad
15 Feb 2022 21:28
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2181
Views: 177393

Re: Running and Walking Club

Lovely reading your posts TC and Pickles <:)> Will give a better response soon as so tired right now i need matchsticks to keep eyes open lol <:)>
by Shadowlad
15 Feb 2022 21:10
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Life Improvement Workshop
Replies: 235
Views: 43011

Re: Life Improvement Workshop

Hello TC :\: <:)> Thank you for your lovely post and helpful points about house moving. Wow 5 years ! I remember it like it was yesterday, and so glad you found your dream home rather than settling for something not quite right. Yes it is turning out expensive already, but definitely the right time ...
by Shadowlad
12 Feb 2022 20:57
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Running and Walking Club
Replies: 2181
Views: 177393

Re: Running and Walking Club

Hi TC, Pickles and all :\: Just popping in to say how much i miss walking in the countryside and roll on spring please ;)? Have been doing a lot of cycling on the prom, more as a means of getting from A to B, town to town. Has anyone been getting out or has it been to0 cold like it has here 'up nort...
by Shadowlad
12 Feb 2022 20:37
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Life Improvement Workshop
Replies: 235
Views: 43011

Re: Life Improvement Workshop

Hello Trojan, TC and all <:)> I like your FUN Goals Trojan ;)? It feels empowering to think about Life Improvement and working to make a better life for ourselves. I'm glad to say that i am far kinder to myself in recent years than ever before. And kinder to others too i hope. Right now i am in the ...
by Shadowlad
12 Feb 2022 19:57
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 2022 Challenge
Replies: 1137
Views: 19065

Re: The 2022 Challenge

# 50 \:)/
by Shadowlad
11 Jan 2022 11:17
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM
Replies: 5058
Views: 595879

Re: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM

Hello to all at Bright Eye :\: Nicky, lovely to hear you're doing so well Thank you Sheila <:)> :) Hope this is not too belated but would just like to wish everyone well for 2022. <:)> It is so lovely and encouraging to see there has been a visit from Tony. 15 years without a drink is brilliant, and...
by Shadowlad
11 Nov 2021 08:47
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM
Replies: 5058
Views: 595879

Re: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM

Thank you Trojan and Jake, hope you are both well ;)? <:)>
by Shadowlad
10 Nov 2021 09:15
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM
Replies: 5058
Views: 595879

Re: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM

Hello Luna, Topcat, Vertical man and Newtie \:)/ <:)> Lovely to see you all too and hope you are all ok and life is treating you ok xx Thank you for your kind comments. Luna of course i remember you, we have had some good, in depth chats over the years which i enjoyed and found very helpful <:)> Eac...
by Shadowlad
09 Nov 2021 16:38
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM
Replies: 5058
Views: 595879

Re: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM

Hello BE'ers :\: Thought i would drop by to say hi and that all is well here and i am just getting on with life and have no desire to drink at all. Next month i will be 9 years sober and it has become so normal to be abstinent now, i have no wish whatsoever to drink again. The memories of my past li...
by Shadowlad
07 Jun 2021 15:26
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The Road to Abstinence.
Replies: 13217
Views: 1362324

Re: The Road to Abstinence.

Good afternoon roadies, i haven't been to any smart meetings at all but they sound interesting and useful. My journey to abstinence began in AA but i stopped going there at nearly 2 years sober. Bright Eye forum and therapy has helped me mostly. I don't think there are many smart meetings near me bu...
by Shadowlad
07 Jun 2021 14:06
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: The Cyclists' Thread
Replies: 983
Views: 98750

Re: The Cyclists' Thread

Topcat wrote:
03 Jun 2021 19:57
Had another go today. Keep this up - I might even stop puffing like an old steam train by August :lol:
Well done TC ! I have been on my cycle today to get to town. Its the first cycle in weeks, and thankfully no real inclines :lol:
by Shadowlad
07 Jun 2021 14:01
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 2021 Challenge
Replies: 2205
Views: 64998

Re: The 2021 Challenge

# 50 \:)/
by Shadowlad
02 Jun 2021 23:25
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Captured Moments (Photography)
Replies: 794
Views: 99258

Re: Captured Moments (Photography)

Great shots Wilson !
by Shadowlad
02 Jun 2021 23:21
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Re: Cutting Down
Replies: 3118
Views: 422949

Re: Cutting Down

Leesa wrote:
31 May 2021 21:51
. I always knew this would be difficult but am heartened by how far I’ve come and how much better I feel and the sun shone today ....yay
Hello Leesa just wanted to say well done on your progress and good to read that you are feeling much better by your efforts. :)

Take good care

Nicky xx
by Shadowlad
02 Jun 2021 23:15
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: The Cyclists' Thread
Replies: 983
Views: 98750

Re: The Cyclists' Thread

Topcat wrote:
31 May 2021 11:58
Well, I went round the block (full of flippin' hills) and I'm now done in :lol: I need an Ebike.
Hey well done TC (::) Hope you recovered ok ! :lol: <:)>
by Shadowlad
02 Jun 2021 23:09
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11757
Views: 1266554

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

Hey I’m seriously in trouble. I am drinking almost 18 hours out of every day. Not huge amounts but this morning since 6 am I have had 2 beers and a large glass of wine. I want to taper off as because of my job I can’t really have this on my record. My poor family know nothing. I was a victim of Dom...
by Shadowlad
02 Jun 2021 22:33
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 2021 Challenge
Replies: 2205
Views: 64998

Re: The 2021 Challenge

# 50 \:)/
by Shadowlad
02 Jun 2021 22:29
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The Road to Abstinence.
Replies: 13217
Views: 1362324

Re: The Road to Abstinence.

Hi seamus54, Jake and all, hope all are ok, Good afternoon all. How are we? I had a lie in as felt a bit off this morning, but have now woken and cleaned the flat top to bottom. I left my job due to alcohol withdrawal. I couldn’t focus or concentrate it was so bad, so i’ve got plenty of home time at...