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by Jillywinks
16 Aug 2011 08:25
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82840
Views: 3823700

Re: The First 7 Days

Morning All, I'm feeling positive today despite the fact that it's a year tomorrow that Mum died so I am taking it day by day. I've come to realise that I cannot say I'm going 7 days, just that today I'm not going to drink and hopefully tomorrow I will be saying the same and I will just hsve to wait...
by Jillywinks
15 Aug 2011 20:50
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

H ;)? P
by Jillywinks
14 Aug 2011 15:52
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82840
Views: 3823700

Re: The First 7 Days

Thanks for you kind words Lightinsight <:)>

I certainly can relate to the self sabotage as I so want to hit the 7 days sober but I can always find an excuse to have a drink.

Here's to my first day. I will worry about tomorrow, tomorrow

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by Jillywinks
14 Aug 2011 12:23
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

Back to day 1

Hop

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by Jillywinks
14 Aug 2011 12:18
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: I Will Not Drink Today Because..............
Replies: 28015
Views: 975215

Re: I Will Not Drink Today Because..............

Looks like Lib and I are both back to day 1 of the 7 day challenge. I had a serioulsy bad night last night :( . I'm trying to cope with the first anniversary of my mum's death so feeling very sad and feel as though I deserve to be able to drink which is serioulsy wrong. So gently gently. Now off to ...
by Jillywinks
14 Aug 2011 12:12
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82840
Views: 3823700

Re: The First 7 Days

I'm back to day 1 :( Had a very bad night last night and got through 2 bottles of wine and woke up on the sofa at 2am! It's a year this weekend that I took my Mum into hospital and on Wednesday it will be a year since she died so I'm struggling big style as I still miss her so very much. I was hopin...
by Jillywinks
10 Aug 2011 18:59
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

HOP HOP (::)
by Jillywinks
08 Aug 2011 10:25
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 82840
Views: 3823700

Re: The First 7 Days

Day 1 for me. I have been on this site for a few weeks now and have been having counselling with Tobin. All my social weekends have now dried up so I am taking this opportunity do have a crack at the 7 day challenge.

So here goes (::)

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by Jillywinks
08 Aug 2011 08:27
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

H ;)? P

I promise to do beetter next weekend :(

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by Jillywinks
04 Aug 2011 08:24
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

H ;)? P
by Jillywinks
03 Aug 2011 08:31
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

Thanks Mai and here is a HOP for day 3.

Come on SB we can HOP together.

gently gently

Hope your're going to HOP today Spice, will look forward to seeing you here later

<:)>
by Jillywinks
02 Aug 2011 21:41
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

I've made it through day 2 with a struggle but made it HOP \:)/
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by Jillywinks
02 Aug 2011 08:12
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

H (::) P
by Jillywinks
01 Aug 2011 18:52
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

Oh yeah! I'm hopping (::)
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by Jillywinks
01 Aug 2011 08:25
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: August 2011 Hop
Replies: 112
Views: 9616

Re: August 2011 Hop

Back to square 1 but I'm hopping on this lovely sunny morning. \:)/

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by Jillywinks
31 Jul 2011 22:16
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: July General Support and Chat
Replies: 237
Views: 18247

Re: July General Support and Chat

Hi Day and Franks, I'm now on water as one, I have no more wine and 2, I have work in the morning. Hopefully I won't wake up with pain in my kidneys as I did this morning. The fridge is full of vegetable juice to try and repair the damage I caused again over the weekend. Like you Franks, I would con...
by Jillywinks
31 Jul 2011 19:40
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The Book Club
Replies: 1799
Views: 117321

Re: The Book Club

I have just finished reading the Virgins Lover which is about Queen Elizabeth I by Philippa Gregory, which was brilliant. I was looking at the Boleyn Girl so now you have recommended it it looks like that is next on the list.

Thanks Fiz
by Jillywinks
31 Jul 2011 19:36
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: July General Support and Chat
Replies: 237
Views: 18247

Re: July General Support and Chat

Bugger, bugger, bugger Friday night, Saturday and now :evil: What is it about the damn weekends? Ok had a girlfriend to stay so we drank last night as I haven't told anyone about my drink problem and I'm drinking again. I feel like I go on auto pilot and just reach for the wine at 6pm. What is funny...
by Jillywinks
29 Jul 2011 20:54
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: July General Support and Chat
Replies: 237
Views: 18247

Re: July General Support and Chat

Those damn EAF's have got me good and proper tonight. I was doing so well and on day 5 then Friday night BANG! they turn me into a whimpering wreck. HOW CAN I STOP THEM? GO GO GO get out of my life, I don't like you or want you so s*d off and die! Sorry everyone but not doing so good here after a go...
by Jillywinks
28 Jul 2011 20:38
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: July 2011 Hop
Replies: 153
Views: 11255

Re: July 2011 Hop

I'm hopping, I'm hopping, but damn it's a toughie today. Thursday is usually the day I start drinking for the weekend.

Hey Spice, where are you? Come on we were going to hop together tonight. Be strong and come for a hop \:)/

Happy hopping ya' all

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