• 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
  • Florida’s Emerald Coast – aka Heaven

Food

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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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Raspberry Mint Julep Recipe – Non Alcoholic

With Summer arriving, I’m always on the hunt for refreshing yet tasty non-alcoholic drink recipes. For me that often includes using mint because it’s just plain lovely on a hot day. One drink that’s known for it’s minty flavour is the Mint Julep which uses bourbon in the traditional cocktail…as we all know that’s not…

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Travel

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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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Family

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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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Health

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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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