Go, shorty…

It’s my birthday today. 141 days sober, and I’m not drinking. Took the day off from work and had lunch with my partner, then some fun-time at Dave and Buster’s. Normally, I would have enjoyed at least 2 glasses of wine with lunch, since it is my birthday, after all. But not today. I’m starting another year of my life clear-headed and hopeful. This is going to be a really good year. I may even go to 7:30 spin class tonight. That’s something I never would have done when I was drinking. I would normally be 2 glasses of wine in by that time most nights. I love being sober! Here’s to me–my first sober birthday since I was in my early 20’s.

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3 Responses to Go, shorty…

  1. Pamela says:

    Happy Birthday! and job well done on 141 days…that is awesome! I know what you mean about going to an exercise class or any evening event…wine always took precedence! Hope you have chocolate, cake, ice cream today in any combination!


  2. ainsobriety says:

    Happy birthday!
    I still feel that thrill of being able to go out at any time and function. Bizarre. How confined we made our lives.


  3. thirstystill says:

    Happy birthday! I love that feeling you’re talking about, when you realize you have a whole day that would have been blurred out from early “celebratory” drinking. Here’s to a great year for you! xo


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