Sober October Journal- day 27

Hello WordPress friends! Wooo! We are so close to the end, canya feel it!? Actually, I have had a lot of fun writing during this challenge as often as I have, keeping accountable, so thinking that after Saturday this all goes bye bye is sad. 🙁 I know, it isn’t like I can’t keep journaling…

Sober October Journal- day 21

Hello guys! It is day 21, Sunday, and I am feeling great! Going strong still not drinking, continuing being active and conscious portion control when eating. I have seen and felt many changes in myself. I feel that inner peppiness again, which is nice. My face and skin look so healthy and my body is…

Sober October Journal – day 14

Hi guys! I am back! We spent a fantastic few days eating and hiking in the mountains of New Hampshire, and guess what? I stuck hard to my sobriety challenge during this trip. I am so proud of myself for not giving in. It was tempting. Believe me, I was thinking of giving myself a…

2019- End of Year Fun!

  Hello WordPressland, Hope you all had a peaceful Christmas and Hanukkah, AND, a fabulous start to 2020! 🙂 This will be a quick post, I promise. Here we are, at the beginning of another era, whichever way you think of starting a decade… year 0 or year 1, this beginning is special!  We are…

Christmas in NYC 2019

day 1 We took off for New York by mid-morning Sunday. By the time we got into Manhattan it was about 3 PM. Probably the best time of the day to get into NYC during the holidays with all the lights. We had dinner reservations at Ragtrader for 5:30PM. We stayed at the Cambria Hotel,…

Forty-three

Hello WordPressland! I am in an insanely good mood for a Wednesday. A snowy one at that. The snowfall out my window this morning is picture perfect, with those slow falling fluffy flakes. Looks like a dream. So yeah, my birthday! Officially, I am IN my forties, 43. Crazy, right? I am in my forties…

Top Ten Thursday- Thanksgiving Traditions (November)

Thanksgiving Traditions Top Ten Thursday Donate to a local charity.  There are many donation pop-ups around Thanksgiving, if you are unable to donate time. Like your local church. Our church has canned food drives and new/used clothing drop offs (i.e. preowned holiday wear, new socks, new towels). Even our dentist gets in the spirit with…

Day 14-Sober October Journal

Hello Everyone!! It is Sunday at 6A. There’s no CCD. I should be sleeping, but I am a mother and 42 years old. Sleeping in, for me, has lost its meaning years ago. As I type this, my husband is sleeping. Full on sleep. I don’t know how he can sleep for so long? I…

Travel Journal- Celebrity Equinox Day at Sea 2

Hello guys! Today was our second day at sea, the 6th out of 7 days on our Eastern Caribbean cruise. We had a great time being together and ended up celebrating my husband’s birthday officially!  Crazy how this all worked out, but our kids were ecstatic to see he got candles, singing and cake! I…