What a change

Facebook does this fun/funky "memories" thingie where posts and photos from whenever rear their mostly ugly heads to make you want to, well, throw up or become a part of the witness protection program.  One of those devastating posts showed up on my memories earlier in the week and really made me sit up and take …

Will vodka win?

I have an on-again-off-again relationship with vodka .... it's currently ON again.  I don't really want it to be ON again, but I just can't seem to silence that voice in my brain that says .... "hey, girlie, all you had was one lousy martini ... you need to go to Walgreens and get toilet …

I’ll never learn

I thought that by age 55 I'd have my shit together.  That I could be a card-carrying adult and all that comes with it.  WRONG. I just can't leave the booze alone.  I swear it'll kill me, but I don't have the power over it for any length of time. Today I feel like steaming …

No vodka – part 2

I mostly get really great feedback/comments on my posts, however, I think I must address the one judgmental comment I received today regarding my vodka post. I am the daughter of an alcoholic.  My entire family tree consists of alcohol abusers/alcoholics.  That's the God's honest truth.  I come by my addiction honestly.  My father tried …

My liver needs a vacay – part 2

I made it.  No drinks today.  I'm proud of myself. Thank you to the lovely ladies that commented on my liver vacay part 1 post - I feel blessed that you chimed in to help out a gal.  findingasobermiracle  and wakinguponthewrongsideof50, you both helped me so much today.  Never-ending gratitude to you both.