Category: Stories

Nightcap Turned Into An Addiction

Nightcap Turned Into An Addiction

It started with a nightly drink. Mostly to deal with my daughter's illness. I've never been much of a drinker. I wasn't a big drinker ever until I turned 21. Yet, when my daughter got diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, the only way I could deal with it was ...MORE
4 Years free ❤️

4 Years free ❤️

 I don’t usually share photos and private details of my life, especially on social media. But I believe this is important for others to see there’s hope. 5.15.14 ☝🏼Four years ago I made one of the most important—yet scariest choices thus far in my life. I had to choose whether ...MORE
Lost Broken and Hopeless

Lost Broken and Hopeless

4 years ago I left my family and decided I was gonna end it all. I was crashing at a dope house slamming heroin for days I was lost, broken and hopeless and on April 20th of 2014 I overdosed but God wasn't done with me yet. I am ...MORE
What ever it takes.

What ever it takes.

I grew up in a very crazy & a very alcoholic household. Raised into the oil and gas industry. Drinking was natural, in fact if you weren't drinking then something was wrong. I had my first drink when I was 7 years old and it stayed the center of ...MORE
Your sober bartender.

Your sober bartender.

For most, drinking isn't their problem or solution. They can socialize and control their intake without having to do drugs to bounce themselves right up. They can recollect their night knowing they didn't hurt or cause any damage. They are the life of the party. For me, it was complete ...MORE
Sobriety Story

Sobriety Story

I'm a proud mama bear with over 2 1/2 years sobriety. Problem drinking is on the rise and this culture of wine o'clock memes is out of control. There's so much pressure in motherhood you'd think we'd promote healthier solutions than drinking life's stressors away. I'm on a mission ...MORE
4 years sober

4 years sober

First, let me start out by saying that I am not writing this for validation. I do not want any congratulations or motivation to keep on going. I have all of that within myself. I am writing this for you to share this on your page. I am making ...MORE
Lost Soul

Lost Soul

My name is Nadya, I have been sober since December 3, 2017, before that I had 6 months sober. But this time around it feels different. You see, for a long time I was what you would call a " lost soul". Drinking and partying was what I lived ...MORE
Chris Waters

Chris Waters

2 Years as of today! I grew up In Wisconsin, and started drinking at 14. Alcohol use and abuse just seemed normal and became a part of my life for over 25 years... eventually just hit a point where I really wanted to become the best ...MORE
60 Days Sober

60 Days Sober

60 Days Sober 🦏 Things you might expect to happen when walking through sobriety... -Some people will not want to be your friend anymore (and that’s OKAY) -You won’t want to be friends with certain people anymore (and that’s OKAY) -Some people will want to know all the details of your ...MORE
Happy

Happy

I week after having an alcohol withdrawal seizure I have sworn never to touch a drop again. I have such a clear head and am so much happier already. After years of therapy and different medications I am ready this time. There is a switch that has been turned ...MORE
Confessions of an Addict

Confessions of an Addict

My name is Ryan, I'm 27, originally from Wilmington, Delaware and now live in South Florida. I have been using since I was 14 years old. In and out of detox and rehab since I was 20. I'm not going to get into my whole addiction, just the past ...MORE
Over 20 Years Clean from Heroin

Over 20 Years Clean from Heroin

Over 20 years clean from heroin, and clean from every other drug since March 1st 2009. Started using drugs at the age of 13. Started using heroin at the age of 15. And from there on out the nightmare began - a life of lying, cheating and stealing cars, ...MORE
The Future is…Sober!

The Future is…Sober!

On my journey I have been criticized for calling it an ‘experiment’, that ‘proper addicts’ can’t ‘experiment’ with sobriety. For the record, I’ve never called myself an addict & or an alcoholic .. for me it is irrelevant if I am either. I had a problem with alcohol, admitted ...MORE