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by behindblueeyes
05 Oct 2013 09:51
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: The To Do List
Replies: 12896
Views: 404915

Re: The To Do List

To do Congratulate DD on coping with mega stress without 20 varieties of vodka...Yay you can do it lady!! Another victory in the bag...:grin: Retail therapy: shoe shopping online is the way forward! Take leaf out of everyone's book. Put washing in machine...remember to turn it on... :roll:... and th...
by behindblueeyes
31 Aug 2013 09:23
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: I Will Not Drink Today Because..............
Replies: 27953
Views: 893451

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

Japonica wrote:I'm still alive :)
...I'm with you Japonica - still alive and planning to stay that way....

Goodluck Hereagain....what a fabulous thing to be doing!
by behindblueeyes
30 Aug 2013 00:33
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Just want to share.
Replies: 5047
Views: 246921

Re: Just want to share.

Thank you.... thank you. I'm hoping and praying too. Knees or no knees.... the prayers all count!
xx

Sent from a galaxy far far away
by behindblueeyes
29 Aug 2013 22:40
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Just want to share.
Replies: 5047
Views: 246921

Re: Just want to share.

Hey Linda - a brave choice from a brave lady! Wishing you all good things as you prep for your new life! <:)> Prayers. Do any of you guys do prayers....?? Tonight and tomorrow and the next day I need prayers - big prayers, massive ones please, lots of them - as many as you can spare....I have faith ...
by behindblueeyes
28 Aug 2013 08:23
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Just want to share.
Replies: 5047
Views: 246921

Re: Just want to share.

Thank you so much for your replies.... and from all corners of the world too! :smile: huge hugs to you in Australia! It's been a tough night... and today looks like being tough too but I have followed DDs advice and have strong tea and porridge to keep me going! Hope you all have a peaceful AF day.....
by behindblueeyes
28 Aug 2013 00:04
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Just want to share.
Replies: 5047
Views: 246921

Re: Just want to share.

Indeed Dave....and thanks MissB...I think this one is going to be a long haul. x

edit - btw - love the avatar!!
by behindblueeyes
27 Aug 2013 23:39
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Just want to share.
Replies: 5047
Views: 246921

Re: Just want to share.

Hello to you all! A voice from long long ago - chiming in to say hello..... \:)/ I hope things are okay for you all - but I suspect there are some challenges out there reading around some of your recent posts. Shoot - sometimes life doles out sh!t - and sometimes there are lemons - with which to mak...
by behindblueeyes
16 Apr 2013 20:10
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Three Week Challenge
Replies: 9966
Views: 373471

Re: Three Week Challenge

yoooo hooooo!! how are you doing...? just popped in to say hellooooo.... <:)>
by behindblueeyes
16 Apr 2013 17:46
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

\:)/ \:)/ (::) Rosie Posie!! Well Done...hope you have something lovely planned as a treat - you deserve it!!!! (::) \:)/ \:)/
by behindblueeyes
16 Apr 2013 13:37
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The Wobble Board
Replies: 5427
Views: 306429

Re: The Wobble Board

Hey SSS....and welcome to BE! Shopping can be a bit of a bugger can't it! Once upon a time just avoiding the wine aisle was enough....not any more!!! There's special offers, Dine Ins and stacks of wine on every corner.... BUT...you're right - you can avoid it - if you want to! Promise yourself you w...
by behindblueeyes
05 Apr 2013 07:33
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

And Good Morning everyone.... :-) Lalala.... it's Friday.... and crunchie day.... Of course there are other forms of chocolate available.... anyone remember those Cadbury bars that had individual chocolates stuck together? or Aztecs? or Topics? Yum! Chocolate for breakfast anyone...? ;-) sent from a...
by behindblueeyes
04 Apr 2013 20:05
Forum: Relationships
Topic: The relationship I have with myself.......
Replies: 3073
Views: 183595

Re: The relationship I have with myself.......

Or are we just afraid we might have to start living and maybe write our own books. If any of that makes sense to yoo then yoo need lockin up \:)/ This makes perfect sense to me Jojojo....(a peaceful week in a quiet place is sounding good right now!) Whatever other white noise is going on around us ...
by behindblueeyes
04 Apr 2013 15:47
Forum: Relationships
Topic: The relationship I have with myself.......
Replies: 3073
Views: 183595

Re: The relationship I have with myself.......

Well....I haven't posted for an age - but life and circumstances mean I'm around today feeling sorry for myself. No valid reason really that you could put your finger on...but hey ho - that's how it is... I'm a reader too - I have books on shelves, a kindle, a tablet, a phone app and a 'one click' a...
by behindblueeyes
21 Mar 2013 07:40
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

And today is Thursday......waxing day. Ouch. (My eyebrows....... ()o ) The first time I went they said on the phone when I made the appointment......'if you've never had this done before take two paracetamol and drink a large glass of wine before you come....' I needed no prompting! Drugs AND alcoho...
by behindblueeyes
21 Mar 2013 00:30
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

Evening to you all..... <:)> And good to catch up....just been reading your last few days posts.....roofers and geese and cats and cars - where does it end! Hugs to all.... \:)/ And I guess cost/benefit is why Im here again tonight. Been out with my ex-drinking buddy - and didn't....drink I mean! I ...
by behindblueeyes
06 Mar 2013 07:21
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

Good morning good people! I love reading here....life's rich tapestry....hope you're all ok despite spambots and other gremlins.... If it's ok with you guys - Im going to join Caroline.....I'm having a moany time at the moment. Work. Car. Not much sleep. A headache. Hair that needs cutting (no laugh...
by behindblueeyes
04 Mar 2013 19:02
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

As DD says Caroline....my recommendation is to go with the BestBum.....avoid sherry trifle......play music Very Loud.....Moan here at your leisure.....and if all else fails...buy shoes! An expensive solution you might think but much better for your health than aisle alternatives...... Earplugs may b...
by behindblueeyes
26 Feb 2013 23:35
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

a big hello to everyone....and a huge thank you for your congratulations! I've celebrated tonight with one of my favourite things to do...a quiet night in with my Boy Wonder....he has a broken finger at the mo and is very sorry for himself!....I made a huge pot of Scouse....and then we ate chocolate...
by behindblueeyes
26 Feb 2013 00:26
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

woooohooooo!!! I might as well post this now as in the morning as there's only green tea in this house! Well - it's a year since I found BE - and what a year it's been. There's been ups and downs, a lot of fun along the way, I've learned so much about what it is we do to ourselves and others when we...
by behindblueeyes
06 Feb 2013 21:40
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The 1 Year Milestone
Replies: 9470
Views: 391261

Re: The 1 Year Milestone

Flatter Pixie.......or more on an even keel....??

D'you remember SOTD used to talk about being sick of the drama.....?

Taking off shoes is probably a good description.....

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