• Deliciously Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies
  • 5 Reasons to Take a Cruise – for Sober Travellers
  • 15 Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipes for Summer
  • Recovery isn’t a Situation…it’s a Gift
  • Food and Drink on a Carnival Cruise
  • Raspberry Mint Julep Recipe – Non Alcoholic
  • Pensacola Florida – Family Fun in the Sun
  • Mojito Recipe – Non-Alcoholic Drink


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Deliciously Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies

Right now I’m really watching what I’m eating, my body was screaming at me to pay attention and frankly the bloating finally got to me and I’ve given up refined sugars and wheat. Seems the perfect time to be baking right??? Life as a mother sometimes means baking deliciously soft chocolate chip cookies when my…

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15 Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipes for Summer

Looking for some delicious non-alcoholic Summer drink recipes to enjoy? Look no further, I’ve compiled 15 drink recipes from some of my blogging friends to help you stock up your recipe collection. As a sober person, when a host takes the time to prepare something special it means so much! These days my own family…

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5 Reasons to Take a Cruise – for Sober Travellers

It’s become official, over the past 4 years I’ve been on 5 cruises and have fallen a cruise lover! Planning and taking holidays is a BIG deal to our family, we love to travel and explore. As someone who is a recovering alcoholic I’ve written to you all before, sharing my Tips for Sober Travel…

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Food and Drink on a Carnival Cruise

In my experience, one of the most important things on a vacation is the food and drink. Before I went on my first cruise with Carnival Cruise Line I was researching and trying to get a feel for the lay of the land. The thing is that there’s so many choices I wanted to make…

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The Human Touch to Booking Travel Online

Taking time to plan any travel is a very big deal for me! Frankly, while I really enjoy researching websites and comparing prices it can be VERY frustrating and there’s a part of me that doesn’t trust that the resort is actually as beautiful as it looks on the screen. Last month I announced that I…

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No Need to Feel Lost Caring for Aging Parents

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Elizz for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Not so long ago I wrote about Being My Parents Caregiver and how I hadn’t really seen my role that way until my Father became gravely ill. It was a harrowing week waiting to see if Dad was…

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Recovery isn’t a Situation…it’s a Gift

If you’ve ever been a person who can’t imagine life without alcohol, you’re my kind of people. Whether you’re an alcoholic or not, there are many of us whose social world revolves on the glass-in-hand kind of gatherings. For those of us who DO have an unhealthy dependency upon alcohol, this often stops us from recovery as…

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Conversations About Addiction Will Break the Stigma

As someone who has been in recovery from alcoholism for 6 years now, I’ve had countless conversations about addiction and am often pausing to absorb another person’s insight. In my first year of recovery from addiction I was taught to slow down my thoughts and realize that my own perspective isn’t actually fact. Further to…

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