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The State Of Play So Far: Aspergers And Me

At lot seems to have been happening as of late. My continued alcohol abstinence and something new has been added to the mix such as being diagnosed with aspergers syndrome. While I was given the diagnosis not too long ago, … Continue reading

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New Years And Beyond Sobriety Check-In

  Happy new year everyone! Well here we are, 2016 and the continuing journey of alcohol abstinence! This is my 2 month check-in and we start the year as we mean to go on, sober, clean and healthy. The first … Continue reading

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1+ Month Sober And Counting The Check In

  Hello again and here we are, somewhere that even a month ago seemed light-years away. I have made it to my first month of sobriety. The strangest thing is how different this feels to my first prolonged dry period, … Continue reading

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Kicking Alcohol Out For Good

Now I have been dry for just over a week now I thought it might be useful to write about my experiences from detoxing off alcohol, and how this has changed me for the better. Now I had been waiting … Continue reading

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Relapse Revisited

Here we are again, Alcohol Addiction rearing its ugly head leading to an almighty relapse. I had heard about how its harder to recover the 2nd time from dependency (and the 3rd, 4th etc) they weren’t kidding! Think of it … Continue reading

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It Never Ends

Or so it seems…. Alongside my documented addiction problem I have been dealing/managing with type 1 diabetes, and lately it has started to get on top of me. So hopefully you’ll forgive me another vent! Dealing with diabetes is a … Continue reading

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My Permanent Sobriety Part 2

As a continuation from my last post I thought it might be of some interest if I wrote about how I first developed my addiction and propped it up over the years before now. I believe it all started when … Continue reading

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My Permanent Sobriety 5 Months And Counting

I had always thought what it might be like to under go treatment for addiction, or in my case alcohol addiction because I had a strong fondness for beer. I would always drink my alcohol of choice way too quick … Continue reading

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Diabetes And Me: Seldom Asked Questions

Its been nearly 5 years since I’ve been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and its amazing to think that all the things you have to do to manage the disease properly have become no stranger than brushing your teeth in the morning. … Continue reading

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Changing Mindset

This is something I’ve always had trouble with, as it is so easy to think about what you are going to do to change something that you’re not happy with, to act on that image that you want to set for … Continue reading

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